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1  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Gauntlets for a punkish friend on: September 11, 2012 07:16:27 AM
Belated comment! I just started learning to crochet and came to Craftster looking for exactly this sort of thing. Thanks for the inspiration!
2  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Fingerless Glove - Mass Effect inspired on: September 10, 2012 10:42:25 PM
I don't actually play mass effect, but I can appreciate the style nonetheless - and they are so intricate! I like the open underside of the wrist. Does the "handle" in the palm stay in place and in shape pretty well? It looks great on you!
3  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Re: Butterfly Mobile on: September 10, 2012 10:39:07 PM
This is so lovely! The colors are beautiful and the mobile is a really clever use for the critters.
4  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: T-Shirt Undies on: July 24, 2011 07:53:10 AM
Oops! Links should be fixed now. I hope you can make some awesome undies for those tight-pants days.
5  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: 4 yards of fabric, 2 dresses :) on: July 24, 2011 07:49:36 AM
I just recently saw that tutorial and it is the bomb. Another question (will we ever stop?!) - did you cut it smaller after you shirred it? Did you have any trouble with the shirring coming undone when you did, or did it hold up well?
6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: I modestified my dress on: July 23, 2011 11:01:55 AM
That's so lovely! The fabrics fit together very well... I think I prefer the dress this way ^_^

Edit: Because I have this thing against showing my shoulders in situations that are even remotely formal (like, going to class). So for me this is a very apt modestification.
7  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: 4 yards of fabric, 2 dresses :) on: July 23, 2011 10:40:30 AM
Awesome fabric. I was eyeing it myself at my local Joann's somewhat recently, for a dress similar to view D.

In the shirred dress, how did you finish the top edge? It looks like maybe a narrow overlock stitch in black thread - am I guessing that correctly?
8  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: Red Rose Lolita skirt on: June 30, 2011 04:00:16 AM
That's really nice. I always mess up basic rectangle skirts because I drastically underestimate how much fabric I need (twice the size of my waist? That's plenty right? ---- Ha.Ha.No.). Is that the problem you had with your previous version?

Also, kudos on the invisible zipper. I was terrified of them for so long but then I watched a tutorial on Burda Style and facepalmed - Why was I not always doing this?! I recently started and I can say: there is nothing to be afraid of. It's so easy!
9  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: V-Neck T-shirt w/ link to tutorial on: June 29, 2011 09:05:00 AM
I love that you were able to save the piece despite the hole. Embroidering was a great idea, and the design came out AMAZINGLY on what sounds like difficult fabric.
10  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Reconstructed T-Shirt Fail on: June 16, 2011 12:02:04 AM
Thanks for sharing! I've been there before too, like when I tried to follow the Generation T tutorial on a wrap tee and it just was an oddly shaped piece of cloth - fortunately intact enough that I could use the fabric for another project. Just keep experimenting!
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