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Willowe
« Reply #290 on: September 13, 2010 04:49:53 PM »

Willowe - are you familiar with Ravelry? www.ravelry.com. You may have some luck with finding crochet patterns there! You do have to be a member to search though (free and easy peasy). Good luck!

You know what the sad thing is? I have a Ravelry account and never even thought of looking there. Tongue Thanks for the reminder- I think I've found a pattern that may work! Gonna start working on it tonight and see how things go.
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« Reply #291 on: September 13, 2010 05:39:41 PM »

Great socks, Stoliedina!  I love the colors!

And I am inspired by everyone's planning and hard work!  Off to cast on another "comfy sock" -- this time out of a wool/acrylic blend that is softer and machine washable!

PS: I am taking a "Spend Smart" course and learned tonight that my crafting supplies are "Gazingus Pins" (a term from Your Money or Your Life referring to those things one regularly indulges in buying Wink  Just thought others might enjoy the funny term.

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« Reply #292 on: September 13, 2010 07:19:49 PM »

I can't wait to get started on decorating. I know it isn't even halloween yet but I wont be home for halloween so now I am planning on winter decorations. I also am starting on sewing the reusable gift bags Smiley I think I am going to make simple drawstring bags that can be used over and over. Cheesy
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« Reply #293 on: September 13, 2010 07:36:53 PM »

Thanks for the reminder- I think I've found a pattern that may work! Gonna start working on it tonight and see how things go.

You're welcome! I can't wait to see the finished product!

Great socks, Stoliedina!  I love the colors!

...learned tonight that my crafting supplies are "Gazingus Pins"

Thanks, rockon! I am trying to use up my "gazingus pins" so the color combinations have been directed by how much (or little) sock yarn I actually have. The results surprised me - I like the colors too!

I've really been utilizing my stash so far. Not to sound cheapy or anything, but I have not spent a dime extra on craft supplies thus far for Christmas crafting this year. Everything I've used is either recycled, or stuff that is taking up space in my craft closet. It feels nice to put those yarns and fabrics to good use!

I also am starting on sewing the reusable gift bags Smiley I think I am going to make simple drawstring bags that can be used over and over. Cheesy

Oooh, I have wanted to do that for like three years running and I never get to it! Can't wait to see them all done!



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« Reply #294 on: September 14, 2010 09:30:49 AM »

I just can't decide if I want to use christams fabrics or colorful (and recycled) fabrics... Decisions decisions Wink
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« Reply #295 on: September 16, 2010 10:24:14 PM »

Apparently this pattern is easy. Im going to try it once I finish my current project
http://www.dyakcraft.com/socks.htm
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« Reply #296 on: September 17, 2010 12:51:30 AM »

I just can't decide if I want to use christams fabrics or colorful (and recycled) fabrics... Decisions decisions Wink
can you make it reversable? so recycled on the outside and christmas on the inside viseversa?

Ive been quietly working away. Im making the adult cousins, Auntys and Uncles a set of crocheted coasters and painted mugs. Been having a blast but Im thinking I might get myself a ceramic pen, Ive heard it lasts longer than paints which is what I usually use
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« Reply #297 on: September 17, 2010 07:06:23 AM »

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=285555.msg3455469#msg3455469
Been having a blast but Im thinking I might get myself a ceramic pen, Ive heard it lasts longer than paints which is what I usually use

I've been wanting to get myself one of those as well. My brother-in-law is a coffee nut, like I am, but hard to do the handmade thing for, because he's kind of serious. I'm going to buy him some locally roasted coffee and make him a mustache mug, like the ones that were on the HHC 2009 board last year: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=285555.msg3455469#msg3455469
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« Reply #298 on: September 17, 2010 10:59:08 AM »

Here's my christmas plan

Niece #1
pjs
outfit
colapsible doll house

Niece #2
pjs
outfit
not sure on toy gift yet
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Looking for Sophia the first fabric and Frozen fabric (preferably flannel, but would settle for cotton) and Phoomph.  I'm in Canada and the companies are that I could order from charge $20-$30 shipping, so if anybody can find some and wants to swap/sell, I would be eternally greatfull.
darkladymajesta
« Reply #299 on: September 18, 2010 07:30:24 PM »

I wasn't trying to make them reversible but now that you mention it, that might be super cute Smiley
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