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: Do you have an idea for improving the Craftster swap process?  Suggest and discuss it here on the Talk About The Swap Process board.
Total Members: 303,152
Currently Running With Scissors:
632 Guests and 26 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Mail at 33 rpm's  (Read 3384 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
« on: October 26, 2006 07:16:30 PM »

Hey ya'll I made these a while back and I decided to submit it to ready made mag. But I thought I'd let my peeps on craftster ...uh.. peep at it first.
 Below is a CU of the part hammered to the wall & the "instructions" I sent in. It's pretty simple. Hope you like.

Oh LP, LP, Lp's. How I miss thee. This Project is good for scratchy records, or LP's with a good lookin' label you find in the quarter bin. To make the mail slots you need records, nails, and a flame.  I reccomend you do this out side or at least with a mask on. Burning polyvinyl, -never good for the lungs.  I measured to about two thirds of the record, then I made my holes where where the nails will be. Have the LP about 3 inches above the nail holes for about a minute. Take a nail that's the size of the ones you'll use to hang these and open up the "hole"  by just gently pushing & spreading the polyvinyl.  Next step is bending the Lp to a 45 degree angle. in as much of a straight line as you can, bring the LP over the flame, (again about 3/4 inches above), and bring it back and forth over the flame, periodicly taking it off the flame and bending it till you've reached the desired degree. There you are. Hammer to wall, (carefully as usual) and let those bills pile up as per usual - but don't they look better now? "

okay so I put my own lil' voice in there. Hey tell Claire Bigbie that I finally sent something in. Unless of course I already sent this in before. I meant to, I just...can't remember. thanks
« Last Edit: June 18, 2010 02:29:05 PM by jungrrl - Reason: fixed a coding issue » THIS ROCKS   Logged

"Are you taking orders, or are you taking over?" -The Clash
Joker of All Trades, Master of Nonsense
Offline Offline

Posts: 1275
Joined: 23-Oct-2006

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: October 26, 2006 07:58:53 PM »

Those are adorable!  Granted, I love all things music oriented, but those are awesome!

Swapping up a storm here!  Totally open to personal swaps - I am always in need of awesome stuff Wink

Blog: www.alwaysbeenastorm.com
Shop: www.etsy.com/shop/alwaysbeenastorm
Muddy Fox
« Reply #2 on: October 27, 2006 06:54:32 AM »

Waaaah! These are too cool.  We so need some sort of basic filing thingy in our kitchen.  We have a piling system on the table right now, which isn't ideal  Roll Eyes

Thank you so much for such a fabby idea  Cheesy You may just have saved us from death by clutter - eek.

Nothing improves creativity like a lack of supervision...
« Reply #3 on: October 29, 2006 10:06:23 PM »

what a great idea!
« Last Edit: October 29, 2006 10:08:07 PM by krazigal72 » THIS ROCKS   Logged

a tree for all these problems...
« Reply #4 on: February 11, 2009 12:26:41 PM »

I missed this the first time it came through...Thanks for the reminder on the other thread.
Offline Offline

Posts: 49
Joined: 23-Jan-2009

Live, love, learn and create!

View Profile WWW
« Reply #5 on: March 04, 2009 06:18:44 PM »

Looks like I just foind my next project! Thanks for the idea! I love it!!

Live, love, learn and create!
« Reply #6 on: March 07, 2009 01:52:56 PM »

I think I might yoink this idea and make some of these for my hubby since he's such a musician. Smiley (and not very organized...but I'm working on that. lol)

they are awesome, and oh so retro-chic.  Grin

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
The Original Chubby Lip Pencil
The Natural and Gentle at Home Peel
Anti-Aging Skincare for Your Lips
Firm Up Your Neck, Chin and Decolletage
Highlight Your Eyes Like a Pro
Latest Blog Articles
Craftster Quickies: How to Make Spooky Halloween Decorations
Craft Challenge #110 Announced - Halloween Costume Contest!
Tute Tuesday: Witch Hat Fascinator

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 ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.