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1  floral circle skirt in Clothing: Completed Projects: General by perky on: June 04, 2009 06:23:31 PM


this is my first skirt (and first zipper)! i rippped up an old forever 21 skirt because i always loved the fit and used some great alexander henry fabric.
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2  my paper tape dress form in Clothing: Completed Projects: General by perky on: June 04, 2009 02:27:17 PM


i decided to learn how to sew clothes this summer (i'm a quilter) so i thought i could use a dress form. i think i wrapped the tape too tight - i only did 1-2 layers because i couldn't breathe!
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3  quilts for twin baby girls in Quilting: Completed Projects by perky on: July 28, 2008 04:30:43 PM
the boy's sister had twins and when there are babies, there must be quilts! i loved the quilt in this post, http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=231810.0, so i stole the pattern. i hope that's ok!



i made this one first with amy butler's midwestern modern. i want to keep it!




i made the second one with the same pattern but i didnt want them to be too matchy-matchy, so i used some different fabric from my stash.




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4  pleated floral tote in Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General by perky on: July 28, 2008 04:20:33 PM
so i'm flying 2000 miles to visit the boy tomorrow. i'm kinda nervous about meeting his parents so i brought a GIFT! i threw this together in a couple hours today. it's the first time i've done pleats and i made it without a pattern. i hope his mommy likes it!



close-up of fabric origami type deal:






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5  birdie reverse applique shirt in Needlework: Completed Projects by perky on: April 03, 2008 05:27:11 PM
i whipped this up for my best friend's birthday using fabric from amy butler's new line. my blanket stitch isn't perfect but i still think it's pretty cute.




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6  garnet earrings in Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General by perky on: March 23, 2008 05:21:17 PM

i made these at the last minute for a friend's birthday from some garnet and findings in my stash. i haven't made jewelry in like a year. now i want to keep them!
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7  origami lamp shade in Paper Crafts: Completed Projects: General by perky on: February 15, 2008 04:24:57 PM
i needed a reading lamp for my dorm room, so i made one!



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i used this pattern: http://www.yasutomo.com/project/paperlampshade.htm. i think the dimensions are wrong on the site (i used 14x20).
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8  college sweatshirt applique in Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed by perky on: January 28, 2008 12:58:35 PM
a semester in, and i still didn't have an mit sweatshirt. all the ones they sell are ugly! so i made my own.



detail:


i just realized it's reversed in the picture so it looks like it says tim!
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9  amy butler obsession quilts in Quilting: Completed Projects by perky on: January 28, 2008 12:47:27 PM
when i was home for winter break i decided to make a quilt for my dorm bed. i used amy butler charm packs that i got on ebay and i used the extra to make a crib-sized throw. i'm pretty sure the big quilt has every fabric from her lotus line!

lotus quilt:


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belle throw:


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10  cloche with flower in Crochet: Completed Projects by perky on: August 01, 2007 04:14:11 PM
the other day i was freaking out about how i was going to freeze when i go up north for college, so i took up my hook and made this!



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