Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Creative Klutz Craft Kits - Great for Beginners!

Klutz Craft Activity Kits are the perfect choice for beginners. All of the Klutz craft kits include a quality how-to instruction book and the craft supplies you need to make a variety of creative projects.

Klutz kits make it easy to learn a new craft and create something new! Our newest selection of these Creative Craft Kits will help kids & teens get started crafting with confidence. You'll find them in the Kid's Craft Kits section of the store!

The Friendship Bracelets Kit is a complete jewelry making kit with everything you need to start making a variety of colorful friendship bracelets!

Klutz craft books provide amazingly-clear step-by-step instructions & diagrams and the Friendship Bracelets how-to book is no exception.

This kit includes a 60-page color instruction book that teaches the basic knotting techniques and provides detailed tutorials for making 10 different bracelet patterns.

The zippered pouch on the front holds 10 colors of embroidery floss, a small package of beads, and the Klutz clip.  You'll use the clip to hold your bracelet steady while you're working on it.  The right side of the book extends out and doubles as a clipboard.  Convenient for crafting on the go!

The Hemp Bracelets Kit includes 150 feet of natural fiber hemp, a nice assortment of beads, and a 34-page instruction book.

Beautiful color photos are shown throughout the book.  Detailed illustrations show the knotting techniques used to make 10 different styles of hemp bracelets.

You'll also learn how to add beads to your hemp bracelets.  Kids will have fun learning how to make these casual & sporty bracelets to wear everyday!

The Klutz Quilting Kit includes instructions & supplies for making a variety of creative patchwork quilt projects.  This is a complete quilt kit for beginners.

Kit includes a 63-page beginner quilting book, 100% cotton fabric, quilt batting, pressing tool, design cards, thread, needles, pins, and seam allowance templates.

Detailed instructions guide you step-by-step through the quilting process.  The kit includes material for making your first quilt projects. Learn how to quilt a patchwork pillow, shoulder bag, wall hanging, and more!

Klutz kits are always beautifully packaged, making them the perfect gift to give for birthdays & holidays.

Visit the Kid's Craft Kits section for details on these kits and to see our complete selection of creative craft kits for kids.  Klutz activity kits make learning a new craft easy & fun!

Weekend Kits offers a unique selection of Craft Kits & Supplies for kids, teens, and adults.  Stop by today and get ready to learn a new craft on your next Weekend at Home!

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Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Learn to Quilt with Mini Quilt Kits - Easy & Fun!

Mini quilt kits are a great choice for beginners!  You'll still learn all the basic steps involved in quilting, but the smaller size makes them much easier for new quilters to handle.  We recently added a new selection of colorful & fun Mini-Magnet Quilt Kits from Quilt in a Day. You'll find them all in the Mini Quilt Kits section of the store!

Mini Wall Hanging Quilts

Tea Party Mini Quilt Kit
Mini-Magnet Quilt Kits include all the materials you need to complete a mini wall hanging quilt.

Kit includes pre-cut fabric strips, center picture fabric, batting, backing, binding, magnet, and detailed instructions.

A small magnet is placed in the cornerstone of the mini quilt for easy display on any metal surface - perfect for decorating the fridge!

These little quilts are quick, easy, and fun to make.  You won't be able to stop at just one.

Cup of Coffee Mini Quilt Kit
Beginners will appreciate the step-by-step instructions and helpful diagrams that take you through the process of completing the mini quilt project.

Steps include piecing the quilt top together, assembling the quilt layers, and binding the outer edges.  Great for teaching children, teens, and adults how to quilt & sew!

Each mini quilt includes a picture in the center of the quilt.  This picture is provided on fusible web, making it easy to iron in place prior to stitching.

Kittens in Mittens Mini Quilt Kit
You'll find a nice selection of holiday-themed mini quilt kits, including Christmas quilt kits and Thanksgiving quilt kits.  Perfect for handmade holiday gift giving!

A few basic quilting supplies you'll need to have on hand include a sewing machine, rotary cutter & mat, quilting pins, and thread.

Mini quilt kits are a convenient choice for busy crafters.  Pre-cut fabric strips in coordinating colors save a lot of time and you don't have to buy more fabric than you need.

Visit the Quilt Kits section for details on our new mini quilt kits and to see our complete selection of quilt kits, including baby quilt kits, lap quilt kits, and wall hanging quilt kits.

Weekend Kits offers a wide range of Creative Craft Kits for all ages to enjoy.  Stop by today and be ready to create something new on your next Weekend at Home!

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Thursday, August 12, 2010

Sewing Kits for Kids - Learn to Sew Crafts!

Kids love learning & creating new things!  Sewing is a creative craft for kids to learn as well as an essential life skill.  We have a new selection of Sewing Kits for Kids from Colorbok to share with you today.  These ready-to-sew kits make it easy & fun for young children to learn how to sew.

You'll find them in the Kid's Craft Kits section of the store!

The Velvet Fairy Build-A-Bear Kit is from Colorbok's new line of Make-And-Play sewing kits for kids.

No need to find a Build-A-Bear Workshop in your area - now you can bring the Workshop right into your home!

All the materials needed to complete the stuffed animal sewing project are contained in the kit.  Even stuffing and a complete set of clothes!

Kit includes a ready-to-sew 7-inch bear, stuffing, satin heart, embroidery floss, plastic needle, dress, set of fairy wings & elastic string, fabric flower, fabric stickers, tube of sparkle paint, easy-to-follow instructions, and birth certificate.

The Playful Puppy Sports Build-A-Bear Kit is an easy sewing kit for kids to make a soccer-themed plush puppy toy.  The front and back pieces of the animal are sewn together using pre-punched holes and a plastic needle.

Instructions describe the sewing assembly process.  Kids will have fun as they follow the easy steps to sew, stuff, decorate and dress their new Build-A-Bear friend!

Kit includes a ready-to-sew 7-inch puppy, stuffing, satin heart, embroidery floss, plastic needle, shirt, shorts, shoes, iron-on transfer sheet, pop-out sheet, tube of glue, felt pieces, yarn, adhesive foam squares, instructions, and birth certificate.

The Frog Felt Critter Kit is a learn-to-sew kit for kids to make two felt frogs. The larger frog is 7" x 6" and the smaller frog is 4" x 4".  The felt pieces have pre-punched holes to help guide young children as they sew.

This is an ideal sewing kit for beginners to learn basic sewing skills!  Kit includes felt pieces, poly-fill stuffing, plastic needle, embroidery floss, and easy-to-follow instructions.

General craft supplies needed to complete the felt critter project include a pair of scissors & craft glue.

Visit the Kid's Craft Kits section for details on these kits and to see our complete selection of craft activity kits for kids to learn a variety of creative skills, including sewing, knitting, weaving, embroidery, and more.

Weekend Kits offers a great selection of Creative Craft Kits for kids and beginners of all ages.  Stop by today and get the kids ready to learn a new craft on your next Weekend at Home!

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