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11  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / knitted chuck taylors on: May 25, 2008 09:38:06 PM
i found a pitifully ugly pair of slip-on camouflage all-stars and was inspired to help them.
unfortunately, i had to use my phone to take the pics.


12  IMAGE REPRODUCTION TECHNIQUES / Stenciling: Completed Projects / D.B. Cooper bag on: April 10, 2008 11:28:23 PM
i originally posted this in the purses/bags section since i didn't see this section.
its a freezer paper stencil on cotton fabric with plain old acrylic paint

close up view


just in case you aren't familiar with D.B. Cooper, here's the wikipedia article.  Being from Oregon, I'm a big fan.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Db_cooper
13  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / D.B. Cooper bag on: March 27, 2008 07:31:36 PM
The bag itself is extremely simple, so I'll spare you pics of the inside.  It is made of medium weight cotton; the side seams are turned and stitched, the bottom seam is a french seam, and the seams that make the bottom square are Hong Kong seams.

I made the stencil from freezer paper. Man, I heart freezer paper.

The straps are made from a belt I really like but never wore.

just in case you aren't familiar with D.B. Cooper, here's the wikipedia article.  Being from Oregon, I'm a big fan.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Db_cooper
14  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / buddy scooter seat cover on: July 17, 2007 11:51:55 PM
i wanted a seat cover for my new scooter, but i didn't want to shell out $60 for the ones i found online, so i made this one for about $8.

the original seat is white, but i thought houndstooth was pretty groovy

i draped the seat with newsprint to make the pattern.  its made of 4 panels sewn together with elastic gathering. the seaming didn't come out too well in the photo, but here's a picture anyway:

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