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:  It's time to vote!  Which Craftster member rocked dollar store crafting?  Cast your vote here!
Total Members: 305,622
Currently Running With Scissors:
425 Guests and 12 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: 1 ... 26 27 [28] 29 30 ... 97
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: 2009 Holiday Handmade Crusade :: (INACTIVE - Search for the 2010 thread)  (Read 91016 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
Persephone Hazard
I'm not going to live my life on one side of an ampersand
Offline Offline

Posts: 1300
Joined: 25-Jan-2009

That song was about me.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #270 on: January 30, 2009 02:14:10 AM »

All the mittens are well cute. I imagine they're satisfying to knit, too, as once you've started they're probably quite fast.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

When she was good, she was very very good - but when she was bad she was fabulous.
malgudi
Offline Offline

Posts: 404
Joined: 02-Jan-2006

a puppy is but a dog, + high spirits - commonsense


View Profile
« Reply #271 on: January 30, 2009 06:15:30 AM »


This is a vintage ornament pattern that came printed on muslin.
I added beads and some embroidery and made it into a stuffed ornament.

I hope to finish another 4 or 5 of these before Christmas Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
creatively_clumsy
« Reply #272 on: January 30, 2009 06:23:02 AM »

Malgudi, your ornament reminded me of the ones my mother had when I was a child.  It is really sweet.  I love her face and rosey cheeks Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
craftscout
« Reply #273 on: January 30, 2009 06:51:50 AM »

We totally had those ornaments!!  My mom sewed up a dozen or two.  We still use them, and I snagged a bunch of them when I got married, because I can't imagine having a tree without them (I especially love the gingerbread men!).
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"Set your life on fire.
Seek those who fan your flames."
-Rumi
flootloop
« Reply #274 on: January 30, 2009 07:33:09 AM »

malgudi, that ornament is so adorable! i love the attention to detail. great work!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Trekky
« Reply #275 on: January 30, 2009 07:50:01 AM »

She is sooo cute!  Great job!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://craftytrekky.blogspot.com/

I have lots of train tickets (I get the train most days), if anyone wants some for papercrafting just send me a PM Smiley
lynner4
« Reply #276 on: January 30, 2009 10:34:26 AM »

just discovered Craftster this month.  I love this challenge and have started an ornament.  As soon as I figure out how to put a pic in the post I will post the ones I've finished.  Can hardly wait to hear the challenge for Feb.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
ineedart
« Reply #277 on: January 30, 2009 10:36:20 AM »

I love the vintage ornament! That is so cute...how did you come across the material? They are darling!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.   ~Pablo Picasso

Looking for small but interesting scraps to make I Spy Quilts for my kids...will swap other fabric or ??
malgudi
Offline Offline

Posts: 404
Joined: 02-Jan-2006

a puppy is but a dog, + high spirits - commonsense


View Profile
« Reply #278 on: January 30, 2009 11:22:18 AM »

Thank you so much for the sweetest compliments Grin
I love the vintage ornament! That is so cute...how did you come across the material? They are darling!

ineedart, there were 6 patterns printed on a muslin. I purchased the fabric on ebay about an year ago.
This craft-along gave me the motivation to work on them.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
christephi
Offline Offline

Posts: 1006
Joined: 22-Feb-2008

From a tiny seed grows a giant tree.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #279 on: January 30, 2009 08:30:11 PM »

It's been a great month of crafting! In addition to my 3 pairs of mittens and 5 owls, I made some salt dough ornaments, a crocheted snowflake, and a framed Christmas cross stitch.

Salt Dough Ornaments:

(Yes, that's a pizza...my two-year-old said to make a pizza, so I made a pizza! Oh, and she painted the Christmas tree...I just finished it off for her.)

Crocheted snowflake (and crocheted Victorian lace motif that I will never do again!):

It's really hard to keep count while crocheting when constantly interrupted by an inquisitive kiddo!

Framed Christmas cross stitch:

It's from a kit I bought years ago and never opened. The frame's a $2 cheapo from Walmart. It's a 5x7.

That puts my total ornament (decoration) count at 16! I'm so thankful for this craftalong! I would not have finished ANY of this without it!

And here's a sneak peek of the play mat I'll be working on next month.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My blog: Sprouting Flowers

Follow me on Twitter @christephi
Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 ... 26 27 [28] 29 30 ... 97 Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



How-To Videos
Would You Change Your Hair for Your Man or Your Job?
Wedding Day Waves
How to in 60 Seconds Hair Styles: Bun Fish Tail Braid
Holiday Hair How-Tos Inspired By Your Fave Celebs
New Trend Alert: Granny Hair
Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: Gluten Free Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies
Coffee, the nectar of life!
@Home This Weekend: Expecto Patronum Night Light!

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.