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1  NEEDLEWORK / Sublime Stitching Embroidery / My 2nd embroidery project... YAY FOR SWALLOWS on: April 10, 2008 09:53:40 AM
That's what he said...

Ok, enough of being a pervert....

I got these vintage hankies that just BEGGED to be embroidered, so here is the first in the set of 3 I'm making...

and here is the back...

As you can see if you know the pattern, I had to kind of wing it on the errr... wing XD
2  NEEDLEWORK / Sublime Stitching Embroidery / My very first attempt at embroidery! on: March 03, 2008 05:10:07 AM
Here it is!  I'm addicted now.  I had a much funnier subject, but it was kinda naughty sounding....

I know, it's a kinda sloppy, but I'm not one to practice, I just jump right in needle in hand lol
3  ORGANIZED CRAFT SWAPS / New Swap Theme Ideas / Shop my closet swap on: November 13, 2007 02:24:07 PM
Ok, we all have a bunch of clothes we don't wear but can't seem to just donate.  Shop my closet swap... discuss... lol
4  ORGANIZED CRAFT SWAPS / New Swap Theme Ideas / Amazing Hoodie swap? on: November 08, 2007 08:26:29 AM
Seems like it's about that time of year we all need new pimp hoodies.  Any thoughts?
5  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Discussion and Questions / Dunno if this is where it goes but... DIY SHRINKY DINKS! on: August 29, 2007 12:21:18 PM
Found this link, it may be on here somewhere, but thought people might want it...


Sorry if I put it in the wrong place...
6  ORGANIZED CRAFT SWAPS / New Swap Theme Ideas / POTTY MOUTH SWEAR WORD SWAP!!!!!!!! on: February 06, 2007 02:30:55 PM
I keep waiting for someone to bring this back  Cry
7  UNITED STATES / Tennessee / Knoxville Metropulse article: on: October 20, 2006 10:41:26 AM
Did anyone else read this Metropulse article?  I LOVE IT!  I still think we should get all the crafties together and have a not your grandmothers craft fair in Market Square.  Grin

8  HOME SWEET HOME / Crafty Housewares: Completed Projects: General / I'm obsessed with my new coffee table on: July 17, 2006 02:24:05 PM
FIRST POST!!  There will be more pics on the way, but I LOVE THIS COFFEE TABLE.  I have these candle holders and matching glass ball sculpture that I wanted a nice coffee table to display on.  Not finding anything I liked, someone gave me this old coffee table I decided to redo.  First, I stripped the yucky old honey colored, scratched up and filmy stain with, of all things, oven cleaner.  Sanded down parts but left a little of the old and then stained it with a walnut stain (the parts I left from the original look AMAZING now with the walnut stain, very antique looking).  Now the fun part.  The top was warped leather, so I sprayed with with a spray on primer.  Originally, I was just going to glue on the glass kinda half marble pieces I got at wal-mart, but didn't like the way the leather showed threw, so I sprayed it with a white primer.  Then I thought hmmm, where am I going to put my cup of coffee on this uneven surface.  BRAINSTORM, I'll go get a few tiles for like 30 cents each.  So, I painstakingly glued the glass and tiles, which is shown in the pictures.  Then I got a sanded "Delorian Grey" grout and smeared that on.  Then, and this took forever!, I cleaned each little glass marble like thingies (technical term) going by the time on the grout instructions.  I just finished the last coat of stain and I LOVE IT!  My camera is broken, otherwise you would have more pictures:


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