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21  A Woodland-ish Wreath in Crafty Housewares: Completed Projects: General by SpunK on: June 03, 2011 09:16:06 PM


Hey!
I'm half satisfied with this project.
I really wanted to reshape the wreath.
I soaked it for days and nothing happened.
Does anyone know what I may have done wrong?
Any advice would be greatly appreciated!!!


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22  mother's day tube shawl/scarf. in Knitting: Completed Projects by SpunK on: May 04, 2011 05:13:28 PM


a mohair tube scarf, inspired by Leigh radford's "Alterknits",
that i knitted for my mother.
the fabric inside is a bed sheet
from montgomery ward. which i cut down and hemmed.
(my grandmother used to work there).

i used three balls of rowan kidsilk haze in a discounted color, and casted on an obscene amount of stitches.
it took forever.





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23  coffee filter wreath in Winter Holidays by SpunK on: January 10, 2011 04:53:10 PM


i can't stop making coffee filter wreaths.
(i have already made four.)

i want to make one for every holiday.

there is something magical about glue-ing coffee filters to paper plates.


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24  Re: The Fidget. in Knitting: Completed Projects by SpunK on: January 10, 2011 04:42:17 PM
i've made another!!!!
it's such and easy and quick gift!!!!

this one is an homage to martha. (re: baby blue and white color combo)






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25  a couple of slouchy hats. in Knitting: Completed Projects by SpunK on: August 20, 2009 06:38:47 PM
it's  just a simple pattern i freeformed to make a few hats for friends.
i may throw a few in my shop sometime soon.....  i dunno?

they are both made from knitpicks wool of the andes worsted.
i used size 8 and 9 needles <3







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26  floor pillows. in Crafty Housewares: Completed Projects: General by SpunK on: July 19, 2009 07:07:01 PM


i made this from a vintage bed sheet and stuffed it with 2 standard pillows tied together.

i followed the tutorial at AT almost exactly, i just changed the size to a 30"X30" square and stuffed the corners with fiberfill to fill in the corners.

i was kinda afraid of sewing velcro.  I haven't before.  i though the thread may catch on the rough side.  it really wasn't a big deal.  i did, however, put the fiberfill in after i put on the velcro.  i had to pick it all out of the rough side.  lawlz.......


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27  i went walking with a ghost. in Sublime Stitching Embroidery by SpunK on: July 11, 2009 06:42:44 PM


i had quite a few crafty disasters today.

i needed a quick project to get me back on track.

this lil' ghostie is from the black apple pack.

i should have used some interfacing or something to stiffen the fabric but, i didn't.  i'm real lazy like that.





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28  wee and wonderful in Toys, Dolls and Playthings: Completed Projects by SpunK on: July 04, 2009 09:20:17 PM

free pattern @ wee wonderfuls.
i spent most of the day before easter watching chitty chitty bang bang and sewing these wonderful little creatures to give as gifts.

the pattern was pretty simple, i just drew on the fabric to make the face and embroidered over it.  instead of weighted stuffing, i tossed some navy beans in the bottom of each one.

everyone really loved them :-)
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29  photo pillow in Mother's Day by SpunK on: July 04, 2009 09:13:25 PM


it's late but at least i finished it.
it took forever to find inkjet fabric.
the patterned fabrics are vintage bed sheets.
i used 5/8 rick rack for the trim.
this my my first patchwork/quilting adventure so be kind.
inspired by the farmgirl photo pillow from "stitched in time" by alicia paulson <3

this is the original photo of me and my grandpa in the enchanted forest (1986):




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30  felicity. in Knitting: Completed Projects by SpunK on: February 07, 2009 03:42:36 PM


love this hat.
pretty sure i'm gonna wear it everyday.

Pattern Particulars
Pattern Source: free ravelry download : felicity
Needles: addi turbos 16" circular US size 8 and 9.
Materials: malabrigo worsted merino in glazed carrot. (it's so squishy!!!!)
Time: 2 hours?
loved: the fit!!!!
hated: nothing.
mods: i casted on 90, instead of 70 and started with 8's and switched to 9's.




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