A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Breaking News: What's with all of the SPAM on Craftster?  Click here to find out what happened!
Total Members: 307,137
Currently Running With Scissors:
343 Guests and 2 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop
  Show Topics
Pages: [1] 2 3 4
1  HOME SWEET HOME / Crafty Housewares: Discussion and Questions / Fabric tortilla warmers on: February 18, 2008 08:33:05 AM
Hello everyone!

I saw a show the other day from Sewing with Nancy where she was making Fabric tortilla warmers.  I can't figure out how to make these and haven't found a good pattern on the internet.  I tried looking on her site but it's a bit confusing.  Did anyone see the show and/or does anyone know how to make these at all?  I want to make one for my dad when he comes down next week because we always have a war about heating these things (friendly of course) and I want to end that... Grin  Thanks!
2  Halloween / Halloween Costumes / Child Costume: The Little Mermaid on: November 01, 2007 03:40:08 PM
My first attempt at a costume.  This is totally one piece (4 pieces made into one) I made this for my 4 yo.  I enjoyed seeing the mouths drop at school when I told them I made it.  There was a total of 3 mermaids in her class of 15... I think she totally rocked!!

See the different Mermaids
3  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Mermaid Outfit for Abby on: November 01, 2007 08:17:56 AM
My first attempt at a costume.  My DD choose to be a mermaid.  I was a little scared at first to make this, but the pattern was easy and it turned out good.  I started the first week of October and was finished in 2 days.  I cut out on one and sewed on the other.  The thing I had the most problems with was the zipper.  It was 20 inches but when I installed it I could only unzip about 7".  It worked well and it IS just a costume...Smiley

4  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Cheytowns men's shirt to toddler dress complete! on: June 22, 2007 12:47:47 PM
I went to the thrift store yesterday after reading Cheytowns tutorial.  I found a really nice mens shirt for a dollar and brought it home to make the dress.  I started out with a seam ripper and then decided to get real and use scissors!   Grin  Anyway, after a couple of attempts at getting the sizes right, here's what I have.  I might be adding to the dress.

The Front

The Back
5  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / 2 Piece halter top short outfit on: June 04, 2007 04:45:33 PM
I made a cute outfit for my DD today.  I decided that I was tired of all of her outfits looking so huge on her that I would make it a size smaller since that was the measurements (sorta).  Anyway, I added an inch to the top and it was still TOO small!  Angry  I can't win with this sizing thing.  She has odd measurements as it is. I might make it again because I like the halter top.  Thanks for looking!



Action Shot

Another Front Shot
6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / My first complete outfit for me! on: May 13, 2007 06:28:28 PM
So I have been sewing for my DD for about 8 months now.  I like doing kids clothing because it's easier to fit and there isn't as much material to mess with. 

I bought this pattern for the skirt when I started sewing and was afraid to really start it.  I finally decided to make a mother's day outfit.  These aren't my colors normally but I have to think outside the box.  I made the blouse too! My first.  The pattern to the blouse was AWFUL!!  The instructions were very hard to understand.  Anyway, here it is in all it's glory....

7  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Mum's day dress for DD (lots of pics) on: May 11, 2007 03:13:11 PM
I did a cute dress for my DD.  I found this material at the "good" store and HAD to have it.  It's very cute I think.  The original had only one ruffle and no sleeves.  I had to add another ruffle because Abby is tall.  I have been dying to do this anyway so I experimented.  I added the sleeves too.  So what do you think?

Front Shot

Twirl Shot

Closeup Top

Closeup Bottom

Thanks for looking!!
8  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Twirl Dress on: May 01, 2007 10:08:16 AM
I finally made a twirl type skirt.  Again this was suppose to take only a few hours and it wound up taking 2 days.  I don't like doing gathering. I have a dress made the same way for me to make and I can't imagine having to do 3-4 times the amount of fabric gathering...ugh

Front wide



Please let me know what you all think.  Thanks for looking!

9  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Pink Nightgown on: April 27, 2007 03:00:24 PM
Well I finally made a nightgown for Abby.  I can seem to find these in the store anywhere so I had an excuse to make one.  It's a bit big, but she will grow into it and I like big comfy nightgowns anyway...Smiley  Let me know what you think.  Thanks!!

10  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / 2 Piece outfit for DD on: April 21, 2007 02:44:16 PM
I made a new outfit for my DD.  I've been working on it off and on this week.  I have to laugh when I read that these are easy to make and they always take the longest.  Oh well..Smiley  Here it is!

Full Shot

Close-up of bottoms

Close-up of top

Pages: [1] 2 3 4

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

How-To Videos
How to Rent a Glass Blowing Studio
Introduction to Glass Blowing
Is Home Glass Blowing Possible
Is Glass Blowing School Necessary to Learn Glass Blowing Art
How to Choose Glass Supplies for Glass Blowing
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Belted Chair Seat
Tute Tuesday: Rainbow Skirt
Who? Who Loves Owls?

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

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 ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.