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.
Monday, May 23 News:  Please take a moment to congratulate and thank our newest Craftster Moderators, lindyv321, pottermouth, PerfectlyBohemian, Mistress Jennie and LovelyMiss!
Total Members: 305,666
Currently Running With Scissors:
481 Guests and 8 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: Are you eying me?! (slight non-explicit nudity)  (Read 1240 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
InkStainedHands
I'm just trying to keep sane.
Offline Offline

Posts: 153
Joined: 09-Sep-2008


View Profile
« on: August 25, 2009 10:04:24 PM »

So I went to Chinatown and bought another cross-stitch kit last year, when they were much cheaper (they used to be two for a dollar, but now they're three dollars each!). Since my first foray into cross-stitching (posted here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=269221.msg3034945#msg3034945) I haven't completed another project, but then, during a long (and I mean LONG) bus trip to Tennessee, I decided to get down to business. So I finished this during the first day of the trip:



However, there was something missing...(besides their eyelashes, which was the result of me running out of black thread during the trip).

The original package has a picture of what the keychain should look like (I switched the hair color of the two figures, and their positions, and I left out the hearts and flowers):



It called for the back of the keychain to have the words "I love you" on it, but I thought that was too sappy, and after a recent romantic fall-out I was NOT in the mood for sap.

So, I came up with my own sentiment instead:



It came out a bit light, so if you can't read it, it says "What are YOU looking at?"

And then I found some black thread and completed the ensemble Grin:



Take THAT, you overly sentimental keychains! Although I have to admit, the figures are cute...
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Seraphina_de_Sangre
The Daredevil Sky Pirate
Offline Offline

Posts: 2528
Joined: 28-Oct-2007

Down to a 12 and shedding more lbs. everyday!


View Profile
« Reply #1 on: August 25, 2009 11:18:13 PM »

I love it.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Swaps
Multi-Themed Steampunk Swap

Wist
fiberartsy
Offline Offline

Posts: 1745
Joined: 18-Mar-2008

That rug really tied the room together.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: August 26, 2009 06:04:48 AM »

They are super cute! 
THIS ROCKS   Logged

kittykill
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Needlework Moderator
Occasions and Holidays Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 31886
Joined: 25-Sep-2004

I got 99 problems, but a stitch ain't one.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: August 26, 2009 09:14:05 AM »

That is just way too cute!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

InkStainedHands
I'm just trying to keep sane.
Offline Offline

Posts: 153
Joined: 09-Sep-2008


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: August 26, 2009 02:11:39 PM »

Thanks!  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged
savage pixie
Offline Offline

Posts: 701
Joined: 08-Jun-2008

will sew for shoes


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #5 on: August 28, 2009 04:41:14 PM »

i love this - super adorable!
and right on - who says everything has to be romantic and mushy?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I am a leaf on the wind, watch how I soar.

my wist http://wists.com/savagepixie
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



How-To Videos
How to Draw Hugh Jackman as The Wolverine
How to Draw Ikaros from Sora No Otoshimono
How to Draw Jeremy Lin from the New York Knicks
How to Draw Johnny Bravo
Saving and Recovering Your Photos in Photoshop CS6
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Reusable Dryer Sheets
Tute Tuesday: Painted Background
Easy Summer Salads

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

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.