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1  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Two Cool T-Shirt Handbags on: September 02, 2006 10:31:16 PM
Made from, plain t-shirts, (scrap fabric only on for the brown one), wood handles, iron-on transfers. The Erykah Badu Bag (orange) has round handles and the Bob Marley bag has semi-circle shaped handles. Got the handbag idea from the book "Teasse: 50 Inspired T-shirt Transformations".

Tell me what ya think. All feedback welcome. Tips too!  Wink



2  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Discussion and Questions / I Clueless about making a Leather Cuff!!! AID ME PLEASE!!! on: August 29, 2006 05:37:30 AM
I've search all of the craft stores around and I'm at a loss now and in serious need of some guidance.  I'd like to make some cuff bracelets similar to the ones below.  First, I have no clue where to get the supplies and once I have them...well, I could wing it, but info on the bracelet constructions would be nice.  The original cuff bracelets are made of an assortment of: leather, texture(whatever that is), snakeskin, stones, tiger shell, feathers, etc.  All different depending on the cuff.  So help please.  Yes, I'm grovelling.  Any directions on how/where to get the supplies and how to create the cuffs? 

The oringinal website is located here:  http://karmakultura.com/store/collection_she.php?Id_products=59&Id_collection=5

Thanks in advance for your ingenious tips!    Kiss
3  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / My Deck of Cards Purse on: May 11, 2005 01:14:54 AM
I was inspired by anther member of craftster to create this purse.   Comments....suggestions on how to make it better....Anything..... Whatever....What do ya think?

Here is the link to my inspiration:

4  IMAGE REPRODUCTION TECHNIQUES / Other Image Reproduction Techniques: Completed Projects / My Iron-on Transfers T-Shirts from a Newbie!!! on: May 06, 2005 09:51:07 PM
I'm new around here.  Only a few post to ask questions and to gush over other people's work.  I can't sew, but I'm learning to this summer.  So, for now I am the lover of Iron-on transfers and no-sew projects.  Here are some of my iron-on transfer shirts.  Comments and suggestions appreciated!  Thanks for stopping by!
-Natural Starlet Wink

This shirt has an Outkast lyric on it.  It says "Sad, but one day our kids will have to visit museums to see what a lady looks like."  I love Outkast.  I added some jewels with my gluegun.  The jewels are on the back too.

I made this recently. Does anyone remember the show "Fraggle Rock"?

Here is the back of the "Fraggle Rock" shirt.

I cut this shirt up.  It was a plan white t-shirt.  I also tied on these lacy sleeves from a old headband.  That's Etta James on the shirt.

Here is a close up of the Etta James shirt.

5  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Discussion and Questions / I'm new... help me make this necklace talented people... please help me on: February 21, 2005 06:31:10 PM
Hi All,
I'm new around here and this is my very first post.  I would like to make this necklace and I have no idea where to start and i can't find any materials like this in my local craft store.  Any suggestions?  I don't know how to make it or what to do at all.  I need all of the advice and help that I can get.  But I can't be splurging on any expessive tools and what nots.  You ladies are so talented.  I know you can help me out. 
This is a link to a picture of it:


Thanks in Advance,
Natural Starlet.

Also, I have seen some of ya'lls work work and I love it. I can't wait to post my on.
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