Friday, May 30, 2008

Baby Scrapbook Album Kit for Beginners

We have new Scrapbook Kits in the store. You'll want to see the Baby Scrapbook Kit from Creating Keepsakes. This is a complete scrapbook kit for beginners, including everything you need to create a 30 page scrapbook album for baby! The soft contemporary colors used in this scrapbooking kit work well for both baby girls and baby boys.

With this kit, you receive an 8" x 8" fabric covered scrapbook album, page protectors, and a full assortment of coordinated cardstock, patterned papers, photo mats, rub-ons, hanging envelopes, brads, ribbons, decorative accents, journaling cards, and adhesive tabs.

This scrapbook kit really brings together everything you need and more! Beginners will especially appreciate the full-color instruction booklet with step-by-step instructions and layout ideas to help you get started.

Baby Scrapbook Album Kit

If you're looking for a scrapbook kit that will guide you through the process of creating a complete album, featuring special photos of baby, this is the right kit for you!

Visit the Scrapbook & Card Kits section of the store for all the details.

Mini Scrapbook Album Kit

We have a new Mini Album Kit from K&Company called Urban Rhapsody. This is a modern mini scrapbook kit that comes with everything you need - just add your photos and special mementos to the designer scrapbook pages.

Mini book kits are so quick & easy, making them a great weekend scrapbook project. They're perfect for capturing special occasions, such as a birthday party, summer vacation, bridal shower, and more. They're also a nice way to celebrate special friendships.

Urban Rhapsody Mini Scrapbook Kit

Beginner Knit Kit

I also want to tell you about our newest Learn to Knit Kit from Lion Brand. This is a complete beginner knitting kit with everything you need to knit a matching hat and scarf. This kit includes the knitting needles, 2 balls of Lion Brand yarn, and complete instructions.

Make sure to see all of our Beginner Knit Kits in the Knit & Crochet Kits section of the store!

Lion Brand Learn to Knit Kit

Whether it's scrapbooking or knitting, beginner kits make it easy & fun to learn a new craft. Explore a wide variety of beginner project kits at Weekend Kits and get ready to create something new on your next Weekend at Home!

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Friday, May 23, 2008

Learn to Embroider Anything at Weekend Kits!

We have a great selection of Beginner Embroidery Kits at Weekend Kits. Learn to embroider anything with one of our Easy Embroidery Kits! These kits include everything you need to get started stitching!

The Ultimate Embroidery Kit is a totally complete embroidery kit from Sublime Stitching.

Kit includes an embroidery hoop, cotton floss, embroidery scissors w/leather sheath, needles, how-to instructions & stitch diagrams, plus choice of textile & pattern pack.

This embroidery kit stands out because you get to customize it!

First, select your textile - a tea towel or half apron.

Then, choose your favorite pack of Sublime Stitching's iron-on embroidery patterns from our selection of 27 themes.

These re-usable embroidery patterns are modern & fun. Unicorn Believer is shown here - make sure to see them all!

The Stitch-It Kit by Jenny Hart, founder of Sublime Stitching, comes with everything you need to learn to hand embroider anything!

This kit includes an illustrated booklet explaining the basic stitches and techniques plus all the materials you need to get started - an embroidery hoop, cotton floss, plenty of fun iron-on patterns and 2 tea towels ready for you to hand embroider!

If you're looking for a creative weekend craft project, these beginner embroidery kits make it easy to get started stitching!

We also have the Savvy Stitches Embroidery Kit from Dimensions. This hand embroidery kit features 38 easy & fun designs plus the materials to get you started.

You'll learn how to add creative embroidered accents to clothing, linens, pillowcases, and other accessories.

Embroidery Resource to Share

If you're new to hand embroidery, you'll want to visit Sublime Stitching's How To Embroider page to learn all about the basics. You'll also find helpful Stitch Diagrams with illustrations and step-by-step instructions for completing the simple starter stitches.

Make sure to visit Weekend Kits to see all of our Embroidery Kits. Whether you're new to embroidery or an experienced stitcher, you'll find a variety of creative project kits to explore. Choose one today and be ready to embroider on your next Weekend at Home!

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Friday, May 16, 2008

Baby Quilt Kits with Soft Chenille Fabric!

New Baby Quilt Kits

We have new Baby Quilt Kits in the store! You'll find 3 new easy quilt kits for Baby from Fabric Editions, LLC. These quilt kits feature textured chenille & flannel fabrics in soft colors for baby. Each kit includes coordinating premium cotton fabrics - enough to complete the quilt top, backing, and binding.

The simple designs are from the Quick Quilts collection of baby quilts, making them a quick & easy quilting project for baby. Make sure to see all 3 in the Quilt Kits section of the store. Click on the images below to get an up-close view of the fabrics.

Baby Quilt Kit - Quick Quilts - Soft Pink

Baby Quilt Kit - Quick Quilts - Soft Blue

Baby Quilt Kit - Quick Quilts - Soft Yellow

If you want to learn to quilt, the simple design of these quilts makes them ideal for beginners. Experienced quilters will also enjoy these kits as a quick weekend quilt project. Your finished quilt will be enjoyed by both baby and parents!

New Complete Quilt Kits

We're adding to our selection of Beginner Quilt Kits with 2 new wall hanging quilt designs from Rachel's of Greenfield. These wall hanging quilt kits feature traditional designs and classic country colors. The design on the left is the Hole in the Barn Door Wall Quilt Kit.

Rachel's Quilt Kits include enough premium cotton fabrics to complete the entire wall quilt - including the quilt top, back, and binding. Even your batting is included! For beginners, you'll find complete easy-to-follow instructions to guide you.

Scrap Stars Wall Quilt Kit

Decorate your home with these beautiful wall quilts! Be sure to check back often because we'll be adding more wall quilt kits very soon!

Quilt kits make it so easy to create a soft blanket for baby or a charming wall quilt for your home. Visit Weekend Kits for creative project ideas and get ready to create something new & unique on your next Weekend at Home!

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Thursday, May 8, 2008

New Cross Stitch Embroidery Kits for the Home

See our New Product Arrivals in the Embroidery Kits section!

Mill Hill Buttons & Beads Kits

We have 2 new Buttons & Beads Stitch Kits to share with you. These kits include glass beads, a ceramic button, painted perforated paper, floss, needles, chart, and instructions. The coordinating frames are also available and can be easily added to your kit order.

Just in time for the 4th of July, the Sweet Liberty Buttons & Beads Kit is a new patriotic design from the Mill Hill Autumn Series Collection for 2008.

The red, white, and blue star button and glass beads make this embroidery project shine!

The Camping Out Buttons & Beads Kit is a new design from the Mill Hill Spring Series Collection for 2008.

This design would be perfect for decorating a summer home or cabin! The black bear button and glass beads add a special creative touch to your embroidery project.

Heritage Stitchcraft Counted Cross Stitch Kits
We have 2 new Chickadees Kits by Valerie Pfeiffer. These adorable Cross Stitch Kits include Zweigart 14 count aida fabric, DMC stranded cottons, needle, charts, and instructions. The approximate stitched design size is 3" x 3-1/4".

Fisherman Chick Cross Stitch Kit

Christmas Chick Cross Stitch Kit

Celebrate special hobbies and seasons with these fun chickadee embroidery kits!

Bucilla Stamped Cross Stitch Quilt Kit

Our newest Embroidery Quilt Kit captures the artwork of Donna Dewberry with a victorian design featuring beautiful roses and trailing vines. This kit includes a stamped poly/cotton broadcloth fabric top, cotton embroidery floss, floss separators, needle, and instructions. The finished quilt measures 45" x 45" - ideal for use as a lap quilt or decorative throw.

Bed of Roses Lap Quilt Kit

Visit Weekend Kits for all the details on these kits and more. Explore a new craft area, learn a new skill, and create something new on your next Weekend at Home!

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