A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
News 05/06/14: Craftster has gone mobile!  Read the big news here!
Total Members: 297,470
Currently Running With Scissors:
564 Guests and 24 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: Just wanted to share  (Read 565 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
evabeloved
« on: June 13, 2010 03:21:56 AM »

My mom recently passed away and her number one passion in life was crocheting.  She lived in Phoenix and I live in Chicago.  We had to go there and clean out her apartment and I shipped back all of her yarn and completed projects, which was boxes and boxes and boxes.  Anyways, this is one of the many keepsakes that I will be making for all of my family members.  I made the first one for me because it took all of two minutes to make and now hangs from my rear-view mirror in my car. Smiley  It's just yarn wrapped around styrofoam balls.  Thanks for looking!

« Last Edit: June 13, 2010 06:34:17 AM by fantasticmio - Reason: added the pic » THIS ROCKS   Logged
Selnith
Ruler of Geek
Offline Offline

Posts: 1212
Joined: 12-Jan-2008


View Profile
« Reply #1 on: June 13, 2010 03:40:53 AM »

those are really sweet
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Only dead fish swim with the stream.
veggiechef
« Reply #2 on: June 13, 2010 03:32:27 PM »

Evabeloved,

I'm sorry for your loss.  The mini-yarn balls are such a great idea to help keep the memory of your mother with you always.  She must have passed her creativity on to you!

Peace to you and your family,
Joanie
THIS ROCKS   Logged

BE the change you wish to see in the world-Gandhi
stargardener
« Reply #3 on: June 13, 2010 08:29:29 PM »

so sorry about your mother.  as a crafter I totally love anything from loved ones that is crafted and have finished several projects of loved ones and those are some of my favorite! 

I made ornaments like this for last christmas....just a thought.  You could give them away as little gifts, use them as tags, and everytime they get them out family will think of you and your Mom.
{{{hugs}}}
THIS ROCKS   Logged

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



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Must Have Summer Lipstick Shades
Beach Peach Makeup Tutorial for Summer
Essence Beauty Editors Share Their Hair Secrets
How to Make a Ponytail Look Polished and Professional
How to Make Your Manicure Last
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Sandwich Wrap
Falling Leaves
Meatless Monday: Provencal Inspired Quiche

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 ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.