If you use your pen a lot, there may come a day when it runs out of ink. That’s annoying, but fixable. There’s no need to discard your lovely pen, just because the ink isn’t flowing! Learn how to replace the ink in a polymer clay pen, and continue to enjoy it for years to come!Read More: Replacing the Ink in a Polka Dot Cottage Pen
Completely substituting one patterned yoke for another in a top-down round-yoke pullover results in a fresh-looking sweater with a familiar fit. Here’s how.Read More: Sweater Yoke Tutorial: How to Replace one with Another
Here’s a quick (and free) little crochet pattern: mason jar cozies! Great for hot drinks, cold drinks, or keeping your pencils corralled.Read More: Free Pattern: Crochet Mason Jar Cozies
You can add Polka Dot Cottage to your device’s home screen or your computer’s desktop. And with the right device, you can get push notifications when I publish a new post. Here’s how.Read More: How to add Polka Dot Cottage to your phone
It’s a pattern release party! Mod Floral Mandalas is here! Let me show you how to make the mini version (it’s a free excerpt) and then you can enter to win that mini plus a couple of coasters!Read More: Mod Floral Mandalas: Free Pattern Excerpt and Giveaway!
The Retro Cane has been around for some time, but there are tricks to making it really pop. Learn how to build a Retro Cane with great contrast in colors you love.Read More: Constructing Successful Retro Canes
Turn that last stub of your favorite millefiori cane into a repeating digital pattern and give it infinite new purpose!Read More: New life for polymer clay canes
So you have a set of polymer clay buttons that you love, but they’re not thick enough for your purposes. Use this method to build up the thickness of your old buttons (or any flat polymer tile).Read More: Salvaging the Rustic Buttons
To make a button placket, you must knit flat for several rows, overlap the first and last stitches of the row, and join for working in the round. Here’s how.Read More: Knitting a shoulder button placket
It’s time to sew those pants now. Any questions? Tell me what else you would like to know!Read More: Fancypants: What do you want to know?