Bias Tape Strap

DIY Tutorial: Bias Tape Strap | @onelmon

Hi there everyone! So this is my first post in year 2015 and I’m starting it with a sewing craft. I’m still exercising my “sewing with sewing machine” skill and bought a bias tape to challenge myself in sewing a straight line on a narrow surface. Not wanting to waste the bias tape, I turned it into a strap for my ID card. Roll down to see the easy how-to!
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2014 Crafts Round Up

2014 Crafts Round Up | @onelmon

It’s time for the yearly round up again! Hope you guys enjoy this year’s tutorials as much as I do :) Here goes the lists!

Hai semuanya! Postingan hari ini adalah kumpulan tutorial dari tahun 2014! Semoga anda menyukai tutorial-tutorial tahun ini :)  Continue reading

Snow Jar Necklace

DIY Tutorial: Snow Jar Necklace | @onelmon

A reader pointed out that I can make fairies in a jar with the glowing beads I made the other day. After a search for the how-to in the Internet, it looks like the craft calls for the liquid inside a glow stick. I am (still) struggling, trying to find out how to cut my glow stick (it seems like I will need a more powerful tool to cut through it). So, with whatever I had at the time, I made this glowing snow jar instead, minus the glow stick. 
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Carbon Barcode

DIY Tutorial: Carbon Barcode | @onelmon

Today I’m gonna show you how to waste use your mechanical pencil lead to make a barcode. Frankly, the result doesn’t work with the barcode reader (most probably due to the poor arrangements of the lead) but it was a fun experiment and you can totally give this a try (with those broken lead) to make a cool, sort of geeky pendant ;) Scroll down to see the how to! Continue reading

Clip-on Card Holder

DIY Tutorial: Clip-on Card Holder | @onelmon

I’m a fan of backpack bags and I use mine everyday! I prefer using a backpack because it can balance the weight on both my shoulders and it’s more unlikely to fall off. But, the downside of the bag is that whenever I need my wallet or my commuter pass, I’ll need to take it off before I can look for what I want, which is kind of frustrating sometimes when I’m in a rush (mine is a zipper type with a fold-over, double frustration!). And so I made this simple card holder to hold my train pass that I can just clip it on my backpack strap. Continue reading

Drinking Straw Bracelet

DIY Tutorial: Drinking Straw Bracelet | @onelmon

The drinking straw challenge continues! Today we are making a bracelet by beading the ‘straw beads’. For this round, you basically just need 3 simple things that you probably already have at home! Read through to learn how to make your own ‘straw beads’ and craft yourself your own unique beaded bracelet! Continue reading