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: Please remember to SEARCH before asking a question that may have already been answered. Thanks!
Total Members: 302,356
Currently Running With Scissors:
487 Guests and 3 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: 1 ... 49 50 [51] 52 53 ... 81
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Shop the Swap 44 Discussion thread!  (Read 67243 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
rackycoo
Global Moderator
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Member of the Papercraft Gang
Offline Offline

Posts: 28749
Joined: 01-Apr-2005

"Best of 2014" Winner; too lazy to change avatar.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #500 on: November 20, 2010 01:24:43 PM »

I think Troublet is going to take a stab at making my girl a bearded lady for the holidays.  Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my Etsy shop. Scary Toys and Halloween for everyone!
My blog: junk&stuff
Pinterest
underthemountain
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 12684
Joined: 23-Feb-2006

live aloha


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #501 on: November 20, 2010 01:43:20 PM »

Those beards are hilarious!

Thanks Ptarmic!!  Lana will love it.  Right now my mail is funny....some pieces have been misdelivered...thank goodness not the quilt and hopefully not this coat.  I have asked the post office to hold my stuff, but they are still making mistakes...a stapled together package with Lana's tights showed up on my porch before the postwoman made her delivery yesterday.  Ugh.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Eliea
Tutorial Contributor

Proverbs 31:13 "She seeketh wool, and flax, and worketh willingly with her hands."
Offline Offline

Posts: 10463
Joined: 09-Aug-2006


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #502 on: November 20, 2010 02:02:05 PM »

I could probably make one beard hat. But I don't think I can do the latch hooked hair type one. But I probably have just enough time to finish a hat if it's the flat beard style. Maybe 2.
If someone still needs one pm me and I'll see what I can do! I want more points. lol
THIS ROCKS   Logged
ptarmic wumpus
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 4566
Joined: 05-Feb-2004

You are in room 2


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #503 on: November 20, 2010 02:29:04 PM »

atsuko, I can send ups if that would be better - it is actually easier for me and about the same price.

Off to cut up some sweaters!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

LV 20  blog!
LaughingLark
« Reply #504 on: November 20, 2010 03:31:21 PM »

Troublet is going to make Justin's and loudxmouse is going to make Owen's.  Cool Yay!

I just found this basic tutorial that shows the how to make a simpler felt beard.
http://blog.craftzine.com/archive/2009/10/how-to_make_a_fake_beard.html
I think this is the same type of shape that is used to make the bushy yarn beards. I'm not sure how the yarn would be applied to make the bushy ones, but I think you could use a hairpin lace tool, wind yarn around it, and stitch  it down, working in rows. I have an idea in my head about that, but no hairpin lace tool.

::rummages around internet::

Something like this tool here, but instead of sewing the yarn together on the tool itself, machine-sewing it directly onto the felt, then slipping the tool out, and adding more  wound yarn until done. I think you would have to start at the outer edge of the felt base, and work your way in with additional rows until you get to the top of the beard.
http://craftysusie.blogspot.com/2010/06/how-to-make-dolls-curly-hair-using.html
Hmm... that could be fun. Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

guacaMolly
« Reply #505 on: November 20, 2010 04:23:12 PM »

Just wanted to let everyone know that I will be closing my shop probably tomorrow night, we are going out of state for Thanksgiving, and won't be back until the 28th! So, if you have your eye on anything, I would ship it out Monday or Tuesday of this week.  Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

underthemountain
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 12684
Joined: 23-Feb-2006

live aloha


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #506 on: November 20, 2010 05:07:55 PM »

atsuko, I can send ups if that would be better - it is actually easier for me and about the same price.

Off to cut up some sweaters!

Hmm, that would be great!  Thank you!!  I guess this new person hasn't learned how to read yet.  Smiley

Wonder if any of the STS shops are doing Black Friday sales??  Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

TroubleT
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

No try, just do.
Offline Offline

Posts: 5122
Joined: 25-Jul-2009

I'm the Irish Latina Ninja!


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #507 on: November 20, 2010 05:11:59 PM »

HAH! Atsuko, I hadn't even thought of that! I just might if anyone is interested. Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
loves2experiment
Swap Moderator
Image Reproduction Techniques Moderator

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Irreverent. Indomitable. Incorrigible.
Offline Offline

Posts: 9307
Joined: 09-Aug-2005


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #508 on: November 20, 2010 05:15:16 PM »

Wonder if any of the STS shops are doing Black Friday sales??  Smiley


LOL.  Brill!  Like an early morning special starting at 5 am through 11 am? Wink
THIS ROCKS   Logged

loves to experiment...not a monogamous crafter...

STS Spring Market 2015
Eliea
Tutorial Contributor

Proverbs 31:13 "She seeketh wool, and flax, and worketh willingly with her hands."
Offline Offline

Posts: 10463
Joined: 09-Aug-2006


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #509 on: November 20, 2010 05:16:39 PM »

I won't be here on Friday. lol we're going to visit the grandparents in Georgia. Smiley

pw- what about some slippers:
http://alisaburke.blogspot.com/2010/11/whimsical-felt-slippers-tutorial.html
I bet you could make a bunch of these with your fulled sweaters! and they'd last a lot longer I'm sure.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 ... 49 50 [51] 52 53 ... 81 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
Dress Your Baby Like Prince George
Savings Experiment: Shopping for Back-to-School Clothes
Fashion Fit for a Royal Baby
Hospital May Have Sent Still Born Baby Remains To Laundry Facility
Children Play in Style at Kids Fashion Week
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Fabric Boxes
Tute Tuesday: A Pod of Narwhals
Hey, it's summer. Go outside!

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