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1  HOME SWEET HOME / Interior Decorating: Completed Projects / Coral, Green, and Turquoise Nursery...for a little girl :) on: July 17, 2014 06:36:15 PM
SO I AM HAVING A BABY. And pretty stinking excited about it! My husband and I finished up her nursery recently and I just wanted to share it with you guys. Everything in here was made (or remade in some form or fashion) by me except for the crib, the shelves, and the rocking chair. I'm so tickled with how it came out! More details are on my blog...but now...PICTURES.

The crib skirt I made from an old curtain (and its adjustable!); the mobile was made with t shirt pom poms and an embroidery hoop; the artwork on the wall was all free printables from online!



The round things are dollar store placemats!



I painted the 'L'; made the 'twinkle twinkle' painting (IT LIGHTS UP); and made the q-tip flowers from a tutorial I found online somewhere



Her clothing/stuff armoire that we repurposed from an old TV cabinet (http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=434546.msg5219060#msg5219060)



We made this little shelf out of pieces of a bigger shelf we found on the side of the road lol...I recovered the lamp shade (I already owned) with scrap chevron fabric.


I don't want to break the internet with ALL THE PICTURES, but I think these cover most everything!
2  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Happypotamus! on: March 24, 2014 09:08:23 AM
that is SO CUTE.
3  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: My 4 hour, $1, Valentine's Day Dress! on: March 24, 2014 08:57:06 AM
thank you all!
4  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: My 4 hour, $1, Valentine's Day Dress! on: February 16, 2014 06:32:01 AM
Thank you all! Cheesy
5  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Fugly silk dress into cute gathered skirt! on: February 15, 2014 08:10:00 AM
Super adorable! I love the fun colors!
6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / My 4 hour, $1, Valentine's Day Dress! on: February 15, 2014 08:06:50 AM
So it was Valentine's Day and guess who didn't have a dress? Meee. The planning was not strong within me that day. What I DID have was this largeish, rayon-y, and exceptionally shoulder-padded-y dress....thing... that I had picked up at my local GoodWill for $1.



I didn't end up taking many any in progress shots with this one because, well, I was mildly crunched for time. Read: I started this 4 hours before we left for dinner. Again I say...THE PLANNING WAS LACKING. hahaha

Sooooo here are the afters! I was really jazzed at how it turned out!



A quick breakdown:
Chop off the sleeves
Chop off 3/4 of the skirt
Unpick the side seams and darts
Try on and take off dress like 4,506,203 times
Spend 30 minutes looking for your box of pins
Don't find pins
Take in the seams and darts
Adjust the height and width of arm holes





I randomly decided I liked the buttons down the back better...I love button backed things! I think it gives the back a nice little surprise. Or somethinseomthin.

OH. And those weren't my cute sassy shoes. Cute sassy shoes rubbed cute sassy blisters and I traded them for my flippy floppies. (Yay comfort!)

I loved wearing it! I will definitely wear it again...sometime in the future after the baby gets here, most likely. I am starting to enter the 'My clothes don't fit right around the ever expanding abdomen' phase, and it gave me a little bit of trouble with my normal sizing routine. BUT. I was super pleased and Mr S winked at me several times so that's perfect in my book Tongue



I hope you all had a lovely love-filled Valentine's Day!

7  CLOTHING / Costumes: Completed Projects / Re: Tim Burton "Alice in Wonderland" Scraps Dress on: January 03, 2014 07:15:31 PM
I absolutely adore EVERYTHING you have made! Fabulous job as always!
8  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: I am IRON MAN. WOMAN. Actually its just a t-shirt...BUT! (shiny!) on: June 11, 2013 04:45:57 PM
Thanks guys!
9  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: Do *all* home schoolers wear clown dresses to prom? **FORMAL PIC OBESE on: May 27, 2013 07:07:40 PM
Heya!  Cheesy
I just wanted to let you know that you inspired me to create my own rainbow prom dress and i gave credits to you for the rainbow idea in my post http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=423931.0#axzz2UJgDOuBw
Diya

That is SO WONDERFUL! I love it! I am so flattered!!
10  CLOTHING / Costumes: Completed Projects / Re: Poison...Poison Ivy :D (And some Steampunk Robin) on: April 30, 2013 09:06:21 AM
You're the perfect Poison Ivy! Your Robin is quite handsome too! What a cute couple!

Thank you so much! This made me smile so big!
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