A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
News:  Vote now for your favorite craft challenge entry!  THREE amazing Ticketmaster prizes up for grabs this month.  Who will get one?
Total Members: 301,606
Currently Running With Scissors:
687 Guests and 20 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

  Show Posts
Pages: 1 ... 15 16 [17]
161  CLOTHING / Shoes: Completed Projects / Re: >>I Made Ballet Flats<< now with tutorial >>UPDATES<< on: May 19, 2005 07:24:34 PM
wouldn't pleather or vynal crack? i have a unch of leftover billboard vynal that i am going to try to use as soles, but i am worried that with all the bending they just won't hold up. well, i will be trying it out very soon, and i will see how it works.
162  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: I HEART WAL-MART! on: May 18, 2005 05:13:46 AM
Too bad the same thing hasn't happened in the south. I can count on two hands the number of quality locally owned stores in my town, and I live in a town of almost half a million. Everything is a chain, I swear to you. Quite unfortunate, and makes me miss my home in Cali even more.
163  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: hot pink silk bullet bra and girdle on: May 18, 2005 05:01:07 AM
You are right, it does look  a lot better on you. It actually looks like it is supposed to be there. At any rate, wonderful job. Well put together undergarments take major skills.
164  CLOTHING / Shoes: Completed Projects / Re: >>I Made Ballet Flats<< now with tutorial >>UPDATES<< on: May 18, 2005 04:47:43 AM
I love this idea! I have a favorite pair of ballet flats that are just so scuffed and worn out, but I haven't had the heart to retire them, since I could not find a replacement. So FINALLY!
but does anyone know of a good leather alternative? I would like to be cow friendly, if possible. (though I might go the recycled leather jacket route if I can find something that is notwearable to anyone else- that way, now new cows will be skinless.)

165  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: funky grany square tank top on: May 18, 2005 04:18:15 AM
I love granny squares. The second i learn to crochet I want to make something like this- possibly a granny square skirt.
166  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: I HEART WAL-MART! on: May 18, 2005 04:16:10 AM
I also really loved the wal mart episode of south park Tongue
wasn't the south park episode commenting on how walmart has a terrible effect on small businesses, and basically drains money out of communities?  or was that just my spin on it?
without wlmart i would definately miss the convenience of getting junk at 2 am, but it breaks my heart to think of how many small locally owned businesses they have put out of business.
also, bunnirific  where do you live that there isn't a walmart? i thought wal-mart had infiltrated every corner of the US. are you from ouside the states?
167  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / The best kitchen accessory is a cute apron! on: May 18, 2005 01:57:47 AM
This particular apron was made out of a thrifted (and washed, of course) sheet- so I have plenty of fabric to make many more. The blue trim was a taffetta-ish material from someone else's prom dress, and the pockets are humungous eyelet, which was a bit too much as trim for me. On some future aprons I might use some smaller eyelet to trim out the bottom, but for now i used what i had. The stitching is a bit wonky and the pockets are lopsided, but it is fun and functional, so I am calling it a success.



168  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Retro Book Clutch on: May 18, 2005 01:48:09 AM
So, inspired by these clutches, among others, I tried my hand at a book clutch. I have to say, it went swell, and I plan on making a few more. The hardest part for me was finding a book that looked good enough to carry around, but wouldn't make me feel absolutely awful for destroying it. I finally settled on an outmoded diet book with a cute little embossing of an ice-cream sundae on the front.







You can't quite tell from the pictures, but I am also wearing some reading propaganda. an unintentional coincidence. "the sky is the limit with reading!" says the turtle reading a book, and tied to a balloon.
Pages: 1 ... 15 16 [17]


FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Use the Motion Editor in Flash CS4
How to Use the Spray Brush Tool in Flash CS4
How to Draw Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
How to Create Live Paint Groups in Illustrator CS4
How to Use Key Object Alignment in Illustrator CS4
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Souvenir Tea Towel Pillow
Spotlight on: Making Toys
May 27, 2015 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 ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.