A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Joining an Organized Swap? Please review the rules and info on a regular basis.
Total Members: 302,576
Currently Running With Scissors:
783 Guests and 25 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

  Show Posts
Pages: [1] 2 3
1  Craft Swaps / ARCHIVE OF SWAPS THAT ARE TOTALLY FINISHED / Re: Loc'ed hair, Dreadlock Swap (Sign Ups 5/12/10-5/30/10 Mail By 6/30/10) on: May 14, 2010 04:08:46 PM
Oh, this is tempting. I've never done a swap before, but I've been wanting an excuse to practice making beads, and I'd love some new pretties for my dreads...
2  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: The Girls from Ba Sing Se (Avatar) on: April 27, 2009 02:37:39 PM
<3 Uncle!

You did an amazing job on your first piece. I especially like the Earth symbol.

Puts my current WIP to shame (a tea towel with a Swampbender quote: "Pants are an illusion, and so is death.")
3  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: tams, tams, tams on: April 25, 2009 10:27:11 PM
Super cute. I really like that blue yarn in the first one. Is this your own pattern?

I got my dreads done by somebody else to get them started, and I'd highly recommend it. It's a miserable day sitting in the chair while someone yanks on your hair, but then you have nice-looking dreadlocks from the get-go. I got them done in a salon, but a patient friend will also do the trick.

Good luck with the new hair!
4  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Washington embroidery on: April 13, 2009 02:21:56 PM
Awesome!

The only thing I could think to add would be a lyric or two?
5  HOME SWEET HOME / Crafty Housewares: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: bottle cap basket with tutorial on: April 08, 2009 03:02:16 PM
Very cool!

Would you mind posting a pic of the metal one that inspired it? I have a zillion metal caps, and I'd love to try your tutorial to make a metal one.
6  CROCHET / Crochetalongs / Re: 2009 12" Squares- January on: January 23, 2009 09:04:17 PM
Here I am, late to the party.

I made mine from some weird 4-ply cotton I had that is slightly thicker than embroidery floss. I used a size 1 steel hook, and it came out to about 5 inches. (The coin in the pic is a quarter for size.)



Please excuse the lack of blocking...I'm going to do them all once they're done, try to get them to match.

I don't know what the heck I'm going to do with the squares at this size, though. Scarf, maybe? Any thoughts?

On a slightly unrelated matter, how do you all get your pictures of your work to look so nice? This was the best I could manage, and it still looks kind of overexposed or something.

7  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Duck picture on: January 23, 2009 11:53:12 AM
Good for you for finishing after such a long time! It's lovely, and I'm glad to hear that the recipient likes it - probably a lot more than if she had received it as a newborn!
8  CROCHET / Crochetalongs / Re: 2009 12" Squares- January on: January 18, 2009 10:53:56 PM
Ooh, this looks like fun! I think I'll need instructions on how to join them together at the end though. I've only made a giant square blanket before... Is it hard?
9  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / Re: Flip and Sew Patchwork Bags - full tutorial on my blog on: January 13, 2009 05:22:14 PM
I know this isn't the main point of this post, but I really liked the couched yarn technique you demonstrated also. Such a simple idea, but it never would have occurred to me!
10  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / Re: Blue and orange on: January 13, 2009 05:17:18 PM
The multiple buttons are super cute. I don't think I've ever seen a closure quite like that on a bag before.
Pages: [1] 2 3


only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Photo Clam Ball Head
The LiteShaper Frame and Softbox
How to Shape the Model with Light
How to Read the Photographic Histogram
How to Take Glamour Shots in High Key Setting
Latest Blog Articles
Spotlight on: Book Making & Binding
@Home This Weekend: Magical Fairy Garden
DIY Summer

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 ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.