Tag Archives: Create Yourself

DIY: Ketting by Piece of Make

Oh how I love DIY and creativity. Therefore, a guest blog monthly with fun DIY's Piece of Make, gay site you should know! Piece of Make is a creative breeding ground for all things DIY, crafting to do. With shop. Approachable and fun.


This month, the DIY chain. Turn your favorite picture from the Internet to a picture of a chain. Using this DIY you succeed in a jiffy. Here we go!

What you need:

  • 1 or transporting papier (Hema € 6.95 for 6 felling)
  • piece of white cotton fabric
  • greaseproof paper
  • little fiberfill
  • (ancient) chain or leather cup

And the detailed explanation:

Scour the internet for your favorite picture. Pinterest is a good point to start your quest. Watch out, because before you know it you hours more! Take the picture in the correct format. Will there be letters or numbers on your plate? Mirror the image so they get good at your necklace.

Print the image on transfer paper.

Ironing him then cotton by ironing over the paper. The description can be found on the packaging of the transfer paper. A piece of parchment paper this is often necessary.

Cut out the image from the cotton, but leave some space at the edges. Cut the same format for cotton from the back and sew now these two around with zigzaksteek. Extra fun to sew with fluorine example. Late 1 side of the hanger so you can fill here with cotton or fiberfill. Sewing now well close all. The fuller filled, the harder it will sew. Cut the shape out around, tightly along the stitch or with some extra space. It can allebij. Hang on a chain, leather cup and ready your key ring or pendant!

This necklace is also fun for children, because very soft and make every picture.

Piece of Make!

Piece of Make is a website full of DIY, creative ideas and also shop with materials. Be inspired and seduced with original, but well run tutorials. Moreover, I made some freelance work for the site, such as editing photos, locating articles and making the newsletters. So subscribe to the newsletter follow Piece of Make op Facebook!

New blog / website

Welcome to my new site. Not finished, but as of today you can follow me on my own website and appear gradually recover more blogs from me. And all this because I from 1 August for myself beginning!

My contract at DaWanda is unfortunately not renewed and therefore I am from 1 August how whatsoever without contract. And with the increasing pain in my hands (I camp here for two years now, and follow an intensive rehabilitation program) and our plans to move to Ibiza, I decided to take matters into their own hands literally and continue for myself. I'm freelancing! From August I am to hire for graphic design, photos, social media, (web)editorial work, DTP and more. On this new site you will find all about it. Do you know someone who is getting married or expecting a baby? I like to design together the card.

In the next post I write more about our plans Ibiza. Will you follow me?

DIY: bulb

So simple it can be. This DIY lamp is made of… cardboard signs! Fold them and they do not stick to a tubular piece of cardboard. Not complicated.

Make it Monday – DIY Pom Poms

Pom poms that are a big hit, is clear now. And guess what… you can make them quite easily yourself. That's nice! I'm going to work for my wedding!

Pom poms are a big hit, so we know. And guess what … you can make them yourself quite easy. This is fun! I am going try to make them for my wedding!

Found on: Design Dazzle

DIY – Vakkenbakje (Geoball)

I like simple self creators. Not one where I long to have to think about where this plan or should I manage to make. And those of To is one of them. Printer to, paper in it, print, cut out, fold, adhesives and it's done. Sounded too easy? The self-maker you can find here!

I love simple DIY ideas. Not one that I have to prepair a long time before starting or needs a lot of thinking. And this Cherry Plum is a simple and lovely idea. Printer, paper in, print, cut, fold, glue and it’s done. Sounded that to easy? You can find more instructions here!

Love of vakkenbakje Cherry Plum