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1  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Re: Impulse buys are only ever trouble... Help with reconstructing! on: May 11, 2009 07:58:47 PM
/facepalm Threadbanger, of course! I can't believe I didn't check there yet!
Well, I will browse there for more ideas and look up the tutorials you mentioned. Thank you!
It IS a neat design... =)
2  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Impulse buys are only ever trouble... Help with reconstructing! on: May 11, 2009 11:00:37 AM
I hope this is the right place to put this???

I bought this shirt on impulse because I really liked the graphic and was going to reconstruct it (into another shirt)-http://www.walmart.com/catalog/product.do?product_id=10937342
But I have no idea how I should reconstruct it, because the graphic is quite large. (It is a large boy's shirt, so the graphic takes up over 2/3 of my front.) I've tried thinking of ways to avoid cutting into the graphic, but the only things I could think of were tube tops and tube-top like tanktops, which I don't like. So I am looking for other top designs where I can preserve the graphic. I am pretty confident in my sewing skills, so I am up to tackling anything.

Also, the color of the t-shirt is hard to compliment. I've tried pulling colors from the graphic, but they never seemed to look right.

So... Help in any way?
Impulse buys really are only trouble sometimes...
3  CLOTHING / Shoes: Discussion and Questions / Re: DIY Knee-high chucks? on: April 08, 2009 07:07:06 PM
OMG THANK YOU! =D
I'll combine the two tutes, since my shoes aren't all one color. (They are pinstriped)
Thank you x10000000!!!
4  CLOTHING / Shoes: Discussion and Questions / DIY Knee-high chucks? on: April 08, 2009 08:22:39 AM
I want to make my own knee-high chuck-style shoes, since I can't possibly pay $40-$60 for a pair. I plan on doing this by re-covering some old chuck knockoffs (low top) I've got that have seen better days.
The only problem is...

1. I have no clue what I can make the pattern off of since I don't own anything that high.
2. No clue what kind of fabric I should use
3. I've got only one tutorial for re-covering low tops to help me- http://www.chezlin.com/2008/09/oh-my-god-shoes/

Ok, so that's three problems... But you get the idea.
Help?
5  Archive of Past Craftster Challenge Entries / CHALLENGE 33 ENTRIES / Re: Zero from Nightmare Before Christmas on: December 03, 2008 07:43:45 AM
SO cute!
I wish I had one to watch Nightmare with. X3 Hehe
6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Edward Scissorhands top (I added the only picture I kept!) on: December 01, 2008 07:38:53 AM
Awesome! I loooove edward scissorhands!
7  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: Harley Quinn fleece scarf of love! on: November 29, 2008 06:56:02 PM
Super cute!
8  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: reversable hoodie and fleecevest *tute added!* on: November 29, 2008 06:50:16 PM
That reversible jacket is amazing! I especially love the orange. =D
The agile is spiffy too, somehow the green makes me think of the recycling arrows.
9  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Power Ranger's Hat! on: November 29, 2008 04:16:48 PM
SO AWESOME!
I'm going to have to search for sweaters now. =D
10  CLOTHING / Shoes: Completed Projects / Re: 3 Different Painted Canvas Shoes!! (warning: 3 very large images inside!) on: November 29, 2008 04:09:45 PM
Totally awesome!
I'm in love with the first pair! <3
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