A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: When you post a project, remember that you can always click the Modify button to edit the post and add additional information.
Total Members: 306,389
Currently Running With Scissors:
607 Guests and 16 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

  Show Posts
Pages: [1] 2
1  CLOTHING / Shoes: Completed Projects / Re: Painted Egyptian-Themed Shoes {PIC HEAVY} on: April 09, 2009 04:42:59 PM
Thank you everybody for such nice comments!

They DID take a LOOOONG time, but it was basically because I've never painted on shoes before and switching from canvas to shoes is a little weird because of the shape, etc...haha.

I hadn't thought of using acrylic sealer for some reason.  Thanks for the suggestion! I will DEFINITELY give it a try! 
2  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Baby Granny Square Blanket + Baby Pocket :) on: April 09, 2009 04:38:34 PM
Thank you everybody for all the sweet comments!

The colors are baby pink, cream, and dark chocolate, and I just kinda winged the pattern and joined the squares together!

chimes, aren't granny squares fun?  I attached mine by just weaving a stitch through the outermost stitches, so that the stitch was kind've hidden...haha not sure if that makes sense!

Thanks again everybody!  Cheesy
3  CLOTHING / Shoes: Completed Projects / Painted Egyptian-Themed Shoes {PIC HEAVY} on: April 09, 2009 04:37:38 AM
Hi, Craftster!
I painted these for my boyfriend, who is from Egypt.  I used acrylic mixed with textile medium, but I had some trouble with a little cracking.  So, I went over it and tried to fix it with some fabric paint..we'll see how that pans out.

Any suggestions on what to seal them with??

Anyway!! On to the pictures!!

Thanks for looking!! Cheesy
4  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Baby Granny Square Blanket + Baby Pocket :) on: April 08, 2009 09:26:38 PM
So, I just made these for my boyfriend's cousin's two little daughters.  The blanket was for the new baby and the little baby pocket was for the big sister.

Here's the full blanket:

Detail of the edging:

The new baby's name is Chloe, so I put a C into one of the granny squares Smiley

Here's the baby pocket + doll for big sis, Gianna:

It was a lot of fun making them.  I kinda just made a giant granny square for the baby pocket and then sewed it together so it would fit around the doll. 

Hope you enjoy!  Smiley
5  PAPER CRAFTS, SCRAPBOOKING & ATCs (ARTIST TRADING CARDS) / Paper Crafts: Completed Projects: General / Re: First Post Showing Off My Work (Image Heavy) on: April 08, 2009 09:24:50 PM
very cute
6  PAPER CRAFTS, SCRAPBOOKING & ATCs (ARTIST TRADING CARDS) / Paper Crafts: Completed Projects: General / Re: so tweet! on: April 08, 2009 09:23:57 PM
cute! i love the details
7  PAPER CRAFTS, SCRAPBOOKING & ATCs (ARTIST TRADING CARDS) / Paper Crafts: Completed Projects: General / Re: Another cherry tree on: April 08, 2009 09:23:05 PM
Very pretty
8  CROCHET / Amigurumi: Completed Projects / Re: Amigurumi-Mermaid on: April 08, 2009 09:21:22 PM
great work!
9  CROCHET / Amigurumi: Completed Projects / Re: Spring Fever! on: April 08, 2009 09:20:51 PM
Cute!! Love the dandelion!!
10  TOYS, DOLLS AND PLAYTHINGS / Toys, Dolls and Playthings: Completed Projects / Re: Wee Owlets on: April 08, 2009 09:19:41 PM
Aw! I love owls, too.  These are adorable. I love their sleepy little eyes!!
Pages: [1] 2

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Adobe InDesign CS2 - Changing the Basic Paragraph Style
Adobe InDesign CS2 - Organizing Elements in the Layers Palette
Adobe InDesign CS2 - Creating Frames for Text and Graphics
Adobe InDesign CS2 - The Rectangle Tool vs. the Rectangle Frame Tool
Adobe InDesign CS2 - When Not to Turn on Allow Pages to Shuffle
Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: Gluten Free Donut Cupcakes
@Home This Weekend: Thrifty Cake Stands
February 3, 2016 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...

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 ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.