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1  wing-a-ling in Artist Trading Cards (ATCs) by trashtash on: March 08, 2007 04:39:42 PM





Yeah, theyre all Deftones lyrics.
Sorry for the crappy scans...
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2  bambi in Shoes: Completed Projects by trashtash on: December 14, 2006 03:34:05 PM
I proudly present my new winter shoes (20)...
By the way, can anyone tell me how this kind of fastening is called in English?

This was my sketchbook pattern:

I used black acrylic paint (I also had white to do corrections). Hope it will stay...
On the ouside:

On the inside:


Ill try to seal them with impregnating agent tomorrow. Hope this works.
I cant wait to wear them!



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3  Re: Let's see your sewing machine!! in Sewing Machines: Discussion and Questions by trashtash on: December 11, 2006 02:56:26 AM
I use/share Mamas Pfaff Hobby 301:

I guess its older than ten years, but younger than fifteen. I can remember that it was one of the less expensive Pfaffs.
Most things I do with it is changing the lenghth of jeans etc.(and Im really sick about this), so I dont have enough time for other sewing projects.
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4  jewelry box in Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: Reconstructed by trashtash on: December 10, 2006 02:56:55 PM
 Shocked A real jewelry box, completely reconstructed!
The box was actually for shoes, the floral fabric a skirt and the velvet an old curtain.
Additionally I used lots of cardboard, a mirror from an empty powder box, velvet ribbon and my fabulous hot glue gun.



Closeup ringholder:

To compare:


I spend quite a lot of hours on my box, but it was not really difficult.
Im sorry if the photos look kind of shabby (Dear Santa, wont you buy me a real camera?!)...
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5  hot dog deluxe dinner in Artist Trading Cards (ATCs) by trashtash on: December 10, 2006 02:36:41 PM
Here are my first ATCs (right up to the challenge).
Im very surprised how small ATCs actually are.

Lapritif:

Le plat principal:

Le dessert:

Et voil, le group shot:


Bon apptit!
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6  zombie-themed shirt in Stenciling: Completed Projects by trashtash on: November 21, 2006 04:09:05 PM
I did this shirt for my boyfriends birthday five months ago (should I mention he loves horror films?). Its not really stenciled. I combined various stencils and pics I found on the net and drew them freehanded onto the fabric.

some details:

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7  old woolen sweater? - new cuffs! in Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: Reconstructed by trashtash on: November 03, 2006 01:09:40 PM
This was formerly my lilsisters old woolen sweater...

...and now we got a lot of cuffs.
Just cut off the sleeves, choose your favourite length and sew the pieces tighter (it was a stretchy sweater).
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8  wall decoration in Crafty Housewares: Completed Projects: Reconstructed by trashtash on: November 03, 2006 01:03:30 PM
I did this for my little brother some weeks ago.
 

* cheap cork coasters *
(remember the "bad paperbot", hanging on the right corner?)

* cutout *

 * painted pieces of toilet-paper rolls *
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9  aaaah - its the bad Paperbot! in CHALLENGE 15 ENTRIES by trashtash on: October 04, 2006 01:48:48 PM
I hope its not too late, my European time is 10:43 pm...
Here is it, my Paperbot:

front:

head:

back:

materials used:

I have a lot of "making-of"-photos, but it would have been too much to post. If youre interested in, just ask.
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10  wallet repair/makeover in Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General by trashtash on: October 02, 2006 02:25:24 PM
Yes, I read the rules and this cheap wallet was actually bought two years ago.
But according to bad quality I totally destroyed it. It had just a few seams and the rest was glued...

Im a greedy person, so I decided to disassemble the wallet and repair it.

I changed the black lining (too many holes) into a light grey and added new transparent foils. The thin old leather was in a lousy condition, but I had nothing else.  I started reconstructing it and it was a real mess (22 parts...).


The thin old leather looks like crap now... Well, I call it a "raw vintage-look"...most important are durable seams!





I dont know, if this is okay for the challenge...if not, Im just showing off.
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