How to Make a Very Hungry Caterpillar Costume

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How to Make a Very Hungry Caterpillar Costume

In this tutorial, learn how to make a Very Hungry Caterpillar costume, perfect for Halloween or a favorite character dress up day. This DIY can be made more simple by using hot glue to make and attach the feet (or even piecing the shirts together). Overall, I've broken it down step by step to make it as fast and easy as possible. Check out the free pattern HERE. Or you can watch the full YouTube tutorial HERE to see it created in action.  These are the socks I used.  They work perfectly to create the feet, and then you can...

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How to Make Sock Pumpkins | Fall Farmhouse Budget Decor

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How to Make Sock Pumpkins | Fall Farmhouse Budget Decor

Check out these adorable fall decor pumpkins, perfect for the farmhouse look on a budget! You can watch the full YouTube tutorial HERE.  In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make two fast and easy DIY sock pumpkins. You can do this with just one sock, or make multiple to create a full look. This is a great way to reuse old socks and make the best out of waste! Just don't forget to replace those old ones. Check out the free pattern HERE.  You can go with the same socks I used, use an old worn out pair, or choose...

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How to Make a DIY Stick Horse or Hobby Horse--Even Make It a Unicorn!

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How to Make a DIY Stick Horse or Hobby Horse--Even Make It a Unicorn!

In this DIY tutorial, learn how to make a simple and cute hobby horse (also known as a stick horse), or even turn it into a unicorn! These are really easy because they are made from socks. Using socks simplifies the process and makes it so that even a beginner could do this project! You can watch the full YouTube tutorial HERE.  Or you can check out the free pattern HERE which also contains all the templates you'll need for this project.  If you're a horse lover, or have someone in your life who is, this is the perfect project. It...

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How to Make Easy DIY Faux Cactus Plants | 3 Styles

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How to Make Easy DIY Faux Cactus Plants | 3 Styles

In this easy cactus DIY, I show you how to make a fake cactus or faux cactus in 3 different ways. Try all three and create a cute display of cactus plants that will never die. Watch the full YouTube tutorial HERE. Check out the free pattern HERE. If you're like me and have a hard time keeping plants alive, this may be the DIY craft for you. These plants need zero water, and using socks helps them come together quickly! You'll only need 3 socks, scissors, needle and thread, hot glue, stuffing, felt, rocks, foam, 1/4" dowels and a...

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How to Make a Classic Sock Monkey | Easy DIY Tutorial | Free Pattern

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How to Make a Classic Sock Monkey | Easy DIY Tutorial | Free Pattern

When I first began thinking of sock crafts, the first though I had was "sock monkey!"  They are the classic toy that may have likely started the idea of crafting with socks.  So, today, I'm showing you how to easily make this classic American toy--a traditional red heel sock monkey.   I walk you through each step. View the YouTube video HERE. Or you can check out the free pattern HERE.  We've got the traditional socks for you: Or you can always venture out and go with a sock print you absolutely love.  Here are some of my favorites:    If you...

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Easy DIY Sock Octopus | SOCKTOPUS

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Easy DIY Sock Octopus | SOCKTOPUS

Learn how to make this adorable sock octopus plushie (or stuffy). You'll only need one pair of socks and a few other supplies. You can view the online pattern HERE. Or if you want to watch the whole process from beginning to end, you can watch the YouTube tutorial HERE.   If you love oceans or animals, this is the perfect craft. It is one of my longer videos, but that's because I wanted you to see each step from creating the head, making the tentacles, forming the eyes, and how to do the sweet smile with your embroidery floss.  These...

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