A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Fanatic Friends of Craftster now have the ability to disable ads on Craftster! Read more here.
Total Members: 306,463
Currently Running With Scissors:
779 Guests and 17 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

  Show Topics
Pages: [1] 2
1  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / Passport Cover on: May 20, 2008 05:22:21 PM
I made this passport cover for my mom for her birthday.



I got the idea from this GREAT tutorial. http://sewbunnybum.blogspot.com/2008/04/passport-sleeve-tutorial.html
The directions were so easy to follow and I was done in about 10 minutes!
2  HOME SWEET HOME / Pet-Related Crafts: Completed Projects / Beans' Bear Dress on: April 04, 2008 02:29:04 PM
I have been wanting to make a dress for my dog, Beans for a long time and I finally gathered up enough courage to do it. I modified Simplicity's 4325 pattern for small dog clothes and came up with this:



I made my own ruffles out of some scrap fabric I had instead of using lace, and I didn't put any embellishment on the neckline. I got rid of the sheer overskirt and I added a sash around the waist (this was mostly to hide some wonky seams, but it works!).

Here is Beans in her dress:


And a closeup of the sash:
3  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Arrested Development Pillowcase on: February 22, 2008 02:54:25 PM


Embroidered pillowcase inspired by Buster from Arrested Development. Made for my friend Tom. Sorry about the terrible pictures, but it was dark for about a week when I took them!

Here's a detail:


It was all done with a split stitch.
4  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Camera Case on: February 22, 2008 02:47:36 PM


This is a simple camera case I made without a pattern. I just crocheted a row as long as the short side of my camera, then crocheted into the row in the round until my camera fit inside! For the flap I just crocheted back and forth, stitching two together on each side (I *think*, it was a while ago).
5  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Fabric Covered Floss Bobbins and Nutty Pin Cushion on: November 29, 2007 12:08:38 PM
Yet another addition to the pile of stuff for my Fall Swap partner.




I found a tutorial for the bobbins here: http://thesmallobject.com/stenopad/wordpress/?p=776 

Which in turn led me here: http://labelleavenue.com/blog/?p=7  where I saw the cutest little pin cushion!



6  IMAGE REPRODUCTION TECHNIQUES / Stenciling: Completed Projects / Hand Carved Fall Leaf Stamps on: November 29, 2007 11:59:18 AM
I got the idea from a Japanese craft book. You can use each separately, or together for a different look! Sorry the stamping was a bit crooked, I was in a hurry!

7  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Fall Theme Fabric Buttons on: November 29, 2007 11:56:03 AM
These are for a swap partner for a Fall Swap I participated in. I used some Japanese fabric from my stash. I also carved the leaf stamps on the envelope!



8  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Acorn Fairy Hanging Pillow (Pic Heavy) on: November 29, 2007 11:53:13 AM
I recently made this hanging pillow type thing for a swap partner. I used one of Hillary Lang's stitchette patterns on linen.





The hanging strap is made from some organic cotton twill tape stamped with some rubber stamps I carved.



I am absolutely in love with how it turned out, but a little sad that I have to send it away!
Here are some close ups of the embroidery:





I thought the sparkly embroidery floss would look cute in the wings, but it was less cute than I thought it would be, plus I HATED working with it. Blah. I will not be using it again, If I can help it!

Questions? Comments?
9  CROCHET / Amigurumi: Completed Projects / Amigurumi Totoro on: November 05, 2007 04:03:07 PM
I made this for my Totoro-loving boyfriend for our anniversary last Saturday. It took me a long time to make, since he is always around and I wanted to keep it a secret. I spent the night before our anniversary locked in the bathroom pretending to have "stomach problems" so I could put on the finishing touches!









I got the pattern for free: http://heavens-hellcat.livejournal.com/420.html.


EDIT: Yes, I used Lion Brand Cotton Ease in Lake and Snow, some brown Lily's Cream & Sugar for the nose and claws, 9mm safety eyes and a size F crochet hook. Cotton Ease is just so darn easy to work with (hence the "Ease" I guess).
10  CROCHET / Amigurumi: Completed Projects / Wispy Amigurumi Bear on: November 05, 2007 11:28:23 AM
I made this little bear for a swap. I hope my partner likes him!





Pages: [1] 2


FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Sheryl Brady Presents Her Book "You Have It In You"
Alfie Boe Discusses His Autobiography, "My Story"
Authors Jenny Han and Siobhan Vivian on Their Novel "Burn for Burn"
Corrine Jackson on the Inspiration Behind "If I Lie"
Darrell Bock on His Latest Book "Who Is Jesus?"
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Your Own Patron Saint
Folding in the New Year!
Tute Tuesday: Joan Jett Inspired Black Heart Soap

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.