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.
Monday, May 23 News:  Please take a moment to congratulate and thank our newest Craftster Moderators, lindyv321, pottermouth, PerfectlyBohemian, Mistress Jennie and LovelyMiss!
Total Members: 305,650
Currently Running With Scissors:
399 Guests and 7 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop
  Show Posts
Pages: 1 2 3 [4]
31  TOYS, DOLLS AND PLAYTHINGS / Toys, Dolls and Playthings: Completed Projects / Re: Eek!!! 2 ft Cockroach!! on: July 12, 2009 12:51:39 AM
This is such a clever idea!  You did a really wonderful job!
32  CROCHET / Amigurumi: Completed Projects / Re: Blinky, the three-eyed fish from the Simpsons on: July 09, 2009 01:38:33 PM
Oh my god this is adorable!  You did such a great job!
33  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / Re: where is your favorite place to buy yarn? on: July 08, 2009 11:18:04 AM
I usually go to Michaels since they always have coupons either the printable online kind or the ones printed on your receipts.  Lately all the coupons have been 40% off 1 item!  The one I go to has a really good selection on yarn.
34  TOYS, DOLLS AND PLAYTHINGS / Toys, Dolls and Playthings: Completed Projects / Re: prototype luma plushie on: July 08, 2009 11:06:15 AM
Oh this is great!  Thanks for posting the link to the pattern, I have to try this out!
35  CROCHET / Amigurumi: Completed Projects / Re: Max amigurumi from Where the wild things are on: July 07, 2009 01:34:12 PM
I love how his hoodie is removable!
36  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / Re: How to crochet peach (fruit) shape? on: June 05, 2009 10:42:20 AM
Thanks so much, I'm going to try this!  When I first tried to do this I started from the bottom and it looked all wonky when I got to the tip. 

I have some pink spray paint at home and was thinking to make a quick spritz over the bun when I finish and was going to use some thread to make the pinch/crease in the middle.  I hope it will turn out how I have it pictured in my head, haha. 

Thank you again! 
37  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / How to crochet peach (fruit) shape? on: June 05, 2009 09:22:10 AM
Hi everyone, I've been lurking this board for 2 years but this is my first post here.

I'd like to ask if anyone would help me crochet a peach shape.  I started crocheting about 3 months ago.  I'm familiar with the basic stitches and techniques and am beginning to make my own patterns, but I can't seem to figure out how to do this peach shape correctly.  

I'm trying to make a Peach Longevity Bun (pastry in the shape of a peach that wishes long life, commonly served to elders in the Chinese tradition) for my grandma's 76th birthday.  Here are some reference pictures:

http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_7l_Y6Ap-VgM/R9l0EA2xcrI/AAAAAAAAAeI/cshGImPgjok/s400/IMG_1216.JPG
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_XwlZ2HSb7ug/RwoLY6aREvI/AAAAAAAAAu0/-eNx81zhkko/s400/DSC01419.JPG

I can make the leaves just fine, but the peach shape really throws me off.  Would anyone be able to help me with this?  Please let me know what I can do for you in return, thank you!   Smiley

Pages: 1 2 3 [4]


FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



How-To Videos
Woman Paints Using Her Hair as the Brush
Painter Inspired By Flaws In Louisiana Criminal Justice System
فنان بريطاني يرسم لوحة بخطوات أقدامه على الثلج
Artist Paints Astonishingly Real Portrait with Marker Pens and Oil Paints
معرض صور عن القدس في مترو إسطنبول
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Painted Background
Easy Summer Salads
Meatless Monday: Gluten Free Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

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.