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1  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Re: Bumblepuff Music Box- A Piece of Untold Hogwarts History (PIC HEAVY) on: April 10, 2010 01:24:06 PM
Mmmm...Tchaikowsky  Cheesy
Awesome job!
2  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Re: Bumblepuff Music Box- A Piece of Untold Hogwarts History (PIC HEAVY) on: April 10, 2010 12:30:30 AM
I love it! It's so detailed, and there's so much thought behind it!
What music does it play?  Smiley
3  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Re: Box of Memories (lots of pics) on: April 10, 2010 12:24:15 AM
Thank you so much for all the positive comments  Smiley
They make me very happy!
4  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Box of Memories (lots of pics) on: April 08, 2010 02:13:59 PM
The idea of making a gift with my own hands came to me last July, when my boyfriend's birthday was getting closer and my wallet was empty.
I found an old wooden box with two hearts on it, and came up with the idea of making a "box of memories" as a present. It's basically a jewelry box filled with small objects that are supposed to symbolize memories i have from our year together (almost two now! Smiley ).
Here it is!
(Sorry for the crappy quality, the pics were taken in poor light conditions and with a cellphone)

On the outside:


The inside with our picture and all the objects inside:


The items (with brief explanations):
An orchid with a butterfly (printed image, the butterfly is stapled to it because i didn't have glue) - a memory of a trip to "Utopia", an orchid garden.


A small version of my notebook we burned together as a ritual for my highschool graduation (i cut it out of a bigger notebook and burned the edges with a lighter):


An eight-ball symbolizing our first date (made out of Fimo and correction liquid):


A skewer with "meat" and "tomatoes" (beads and toothpick) symbolizing our first kiss at a BBQ:


And last one - a towel with flip-flops (fabric scrap, lines drawn with pen and flip-flops are cut out of a notebook cover):


I'm not entirely happy with the result, but it was the best i could do at the time. I do like the 8-ball, and my boyfriend did like his gift so i guess it's not a total disaster either  Wink
5  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Re: Old clock into fairy garden on: April 08, 2010 01:41:45 PM
Adorable!
What a beautiful and harmless way of transforming an annoying alarm clock! I usually just want to smash it in the mornings  Grin
6  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Re: Whole Bunch of BACON!! on: April 08, 2010 01:38:31 PM
Looks yummy  Tongue Grin
7  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Beads: Completed Projects / Re: My first attempt at beading on: April 08, 2010 10:07:38 AM
The cutest version of Luna's earrings i've ever seen! Good job!
8  REUSING/RECYCLING/RECRAFTING / What the heck can I do with THIS? / Re: Two wooden shelfs\boards? on: April 08, 2010 03:45:02 AM
Thanks for the advice!
I love the idea, but i'm afraid it's not very practical in my house, with my 3 yr. old nephew running around. My lovely side table will turn to glass shards in minutes  Wink
Thanks anyway!
9  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Victorian Gothic Shawl on: April 05, 2010 01:30:48 AM
Beautiful...! i'm absolutely speechless.
10  GLASS CRAFTS / Glass Crafts: Completed Projects / Re: mosaic window for kitchen on: April 04, 2010 09:31:42 AM
Shiny @_@
I love the colors. You did a great job!
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