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1  HOME SWEET HOME / Crafty Housewares: Discussion and Questions / Redoing retro chairs help!! on: May 11, 2011 06:16:46 AM



I saved these awesome chairs from the dump, but I'm now not sure where to start to fix them. They're super rusty and my hubby doesn't think they can be fixed. I got some primer, and spray paint for metal, but I don't know if I should sand them or what to get them smoothed out and most of the old, chipped paint off.
If anyone has any ideas to help please let me know! Really anxious to get these done so I can enjoy them this summer!! Smiley
2  TOYS, DOLLS AND PLAYTHINGS / Toys, Dolls and Playthings: Completed Projects / Owl Softies on: May 05, 2010 01:22:56 AM
I've been busy making tons of owl. They're a nice distraction from end of the semester stresses Smiley





3  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Discussion and Questions / painting plastic cell phone case question on: April 17, 2010 11:13:11 PM
ok, i'm not sure if this is the right spot to post this or not, but i'm going to ask anyways
tonight i tried to paint the case for my phone, i cleaned it and sanded it but the paint doesn't seem to really be sticking and you can see all the brush strokes.
my question is, if tomorrow when it's dry i sand it a bit and use spray paint this time if it'll work?
4  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / pattern help for petticoat looking dress on: October 05, 2009 11:35:07 AM
so i've found this dress, and i want to make one like it for my halloween costume but i cannot figure out how to do it!


i mainly want to know how to make the skirt part, because i think i'm going to make a corset for the top.

thanks guys!
5  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Lots of different recons! on: April 15, 2008 03:06:00 PM
I've been busy this week....

So I started out with this


and ended up with this


This skirt was made from a pair of bondage capri pants


This skirt was made from a poorly made vanity dress haha


And this shirt I found in my mom's closet. I guess it was some weightloss program from the 80's. This shirt rocks and I wish I could actually fit in it haha

6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / tutus!! on: April 09, 2008 10:24:45 PM


i made all of these for this huge event on saturday
i was in such a rush because i was given such short term notice, but they turned out awesome for being my first time making tutus
7  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Tshirt to Dress on: April 06, 2008 02:13:46 PM

front

back

this is what i whipped up today!
8  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / CBGB Skirt from t-shirt on: April 02, 2008 05:12:20 PM


9  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Pain in the butt hoodie! on: April 02, 2008 12:49:40 PM
This thing was such a hassle for me to finish, I pulled more seams out while doing this piece than any other thing I've done. First I totally screwed up the hood and had to redo it, then like a dummy I bought the wrong kind of zipper and didn't realize it until I had already sewed it on.
But, it's FINALLY finished and I love it!





10  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General / Diamonds made from shrinky dinks on: April 01, 2008 12:32:49 PM
Nothing fancy, just a couple of diamonds Smiley



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