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: Craftster is for freely sharing how to make things! Don't post pics of things you sell in hopes of getting some sales or we'll have to bust out the LIMBO stick on you! Wink
Total Members: 296,656
Currently Running With Scissors:
541 Guests and 17 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

  Show Topics
Pages: [1]
1  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Oversized Dress to Mummy-Baby Bag :) (( 1st Sewing Project )) on: February 02, 2011 12:16:03 PM
Hi

I have only just starting sewing and I managed to borrow a sewing machine from my next door nieghbour ... After a few days of hesitaition and You Tube 'in to try and find out how to load the machine ( I get very confused easily ) I have completed my 1st sewing project ..

I used a dress of mine that I had bought in sales ( without trying it on !! ) BUT it was too big for me  I was going to make it into a skirt but I LUSH bags so thought this would be an easier project for my first time !!

Okay so my stitching isn't amazing but it was my first time and I am v v nervous about sewing my fingers 

Here's the results ;

BEFORE :: ( I cut the dress up first then remembered I wanted a 'before' shoot so it's been placed back together LOL )




AFTER ::








Thankyou y'all for looking  Cheesy x
2  U.K. AND IRELAND / ENGLAND / Any South Yorkshire / Nottinghamshire Crafters ? on: January 23, 2011 05:45:05 AM
Hi ,
I'm new to this forum and so far I'm loving it ! I am wondering if there are any crafters from S.Yorks - Nottinghamshire . I live in one of those awkward villages that are sometimes classed at Notts and sometimes S.Yorkshire LOL

Anyone wanna craft swap or share tips etc ... I'm here Grin x
3  CLOTHING / Shoes: Completed Projects / Cute Pixie Shoes ( 1st Timer ) X on: January 20, 2011 12:50:19 PM
Hiya , I'm new to this forum Cheesy

I went out the other night in Fancy Dress for my b'day ... I don't get out much as I have 4 beeeeeeautiful daughters ( I call them Pixies ) under 6 soOo I made the other night an awesome night never to forget .. Here are the shoes I wore :





I made these by customising a pair of purple-blue low heeled shoes that cost 6.99 in the sale and I used some glitter stickers that cost 1.00 ( I actually raided my Pixies craft box ... ) ... You can tell I've worn them around town and a few stickers have fallen off but I thought I'd share with you all ....
PS That's my bunny , Milkshake .. she's a poser as well as a shoe lover Cheesy x


Hope ya'll like them Grin They aren't bad for my FIRST time in shoe customisation X
Pages: [1]


only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Elevator Makeover - Theodore Leaf Reveals Secrets from the Set
Elevator Makeover - Beachy Waves and Accessories for a Wedding Outfit
Get Glam with Gretchen: Nail How To
Elevator Makeover - Style Tips with Theodore Leaf
Fashion On Stars Of "Thor: The Dark World" Stun The Red Carpet
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Teacup Bird Feeder
Winner of Craft Challenge #100-Pottermouth
July 23, 2014 Featured Projects

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.