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1  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Slayer stretch bodysuit/leotard from t-shirt on: February 18, 2014 10:32:14 AM
Holy crap!! I have been trying to do something like this but have had NO luck with a pattern :c Did you just use another body suit and add the seam allowance? This is awesome!
2  CROCHET / Amigurumi: Completed Projects / Re: Megaman Amigurumi with removable helmet on: November 03, 2010 11:50:49 AM
I would Love to make this for my boyfriend for christmas! Too Cute!
3  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Mr. Pickles Costume on: November 03, 2010 11:48:53 AM
Thanks a lot! Cheesy
4  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Mr. Pickles Costume on: October 29, 2010 09:47:20 AM
OH my GOD.
If you have a pattern for this, would you possibly send it my way?
I have a cat named Pickles, and we're currently staying at my dads house. Everyone here calls him Mr. Pickles - this would be insanely funny/perfect.
5  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Comicbook Underbust Corset (more pics pg 3) on: May 16, 2010 02:08:08 PM
That is amazing, and -
OH be still my heart a Zombies Ate My Neighbors ad!
*SWOON*
6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Vintage Bombshell bathing suits, linings bullet bras - design and repair - Help! on: May 07, 2010 01:01:22 PM
Hello everyone,

I'm looking for some assistance. I purchased a 1950's bathing suit a while back, and I'm trying to get it repaired before swimsuit season finally starts. One of the Bra cups is 'empty' - meaning all the plastic bits that keep it's shape fell out. I'm wondering if anyone knows anything that could be used to repair this? I was thinking the plastic pellets from hacky sacks - but that might cause the fabric problems.

I'm also looking at doing some 1950-60s style suits and I'm wondering about the old school lining (as mentioned above). Anyone have any good sources for this? I'd like to keep it as old school shaped as possible and I'm having NO luck finding anything about bathing suit linings from the 50's to 60s :/

thanks!
7  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: 88 squares later on: January 05, 2008 03:08:35 PM
What Pattern did you use for these squares?
8  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: If I Only Had A Brain Shawl on: January 03, 2008 10:47:44 PM
That is SO awesome!
Kudos!
If only I had patience like that -_-
9  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / Re: Tunisian/Afghan stitch - Ughhh! Help! on: January 03, 2008 10:33:31 PM
I thought that too.. but it's almost like I'm starting the chain off too loose.. But at the same time if I start it too tight it shrinks it too much.. I'm not sure what to do Huh
10  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / Tunisian/Afghan stitch - Ughhh! Help! on: January 03, 2008 03:09:07 PM
Ok. I'm having the STUPIDEST problem ever.
Basically I'm trying to make an afghan, and I decided that since I'm unable to grasp granny squares yet, I would make the squares using the afghan stitch.

Simple yes?

For me no. Here's the problem I'm having:

I'm using a 7mm Crochet hook, with a rubber band on the end - I don't have a proper afghan hook yet. I worked it out so it would be a 12 inch square. It didn't turn out that way. It ended up being a 10. Then by the time I finished the square, the measurements were 10in x 11.5 inch... No longer a square. Tongue

I have no problems doing the stitch.. So I have No idea where I'm going wrong. Can someone give me a simple 12in or 10in Tunisian Square pattern? I'm already PO'ed that I wasted that much yarn/time so far.

HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP
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