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: When you post a project, it's easier for people to discover it if you choose a great title for your thread.
Total Members: 315,703
Currently Running With Scissors:
497 Guests and 14 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2 3 4  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: My first project- Hedgehog pincushion  (Read 15569 times)
Tags for this thread: pincushion , hedgehog , featured_project  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
pinkcatflower
« on: November 10, 2010 05:30:55 PM »

I know it's not as impressive as all the cool stuff everyone else on this forum is making but I thought at least it might inspire a fellow beginner!
I copied the idea from this person, I found it through google:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=261262.0
The pattern is also linked within.

And here is the thread I made in the wrong forum (lol) in which I got help from a kind member (thought it might be useful to a beginner Smiley)  
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=362900.0

And here is my hedgehog, I'm proud! Haha





If you wanted to make it I would perhaps put a 2nd layer of felt or a slightly smaller bit of cardboard (to accomodate stitching) in the base.  Just because I found it had a little bit of a bulgy bottom!  Also I could get the template for the 2nd (brown) layer out there if anyone needed it.  I just made it about 2mm bigger than the white layer.

Also big thanks to peihan17 for helping me along the way  Smiley

Edit: Added some small tips for anyone wanting to make it Smiley


« Last Edit: November 13, 2010 07:02:05 PM by pinkcatflower » THIS ROCKS   Logged

I have a new blog: http://makingitwell.blogspot.com  I'd love for you to visit Smiley
MrsKAT
« Reply #1 on: November 10, 2010 05:37:06 PM »

She's so cute!  Great job!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

shan-E-bear
Offline Offline

Posts: 820
Joined: 26-Mar-2010

I don't DO Normal


View Profile
« Reply #2 on: November 10, 2010 05:51:42 PM »

She's very cute! I love how helpful everyone is here on craftster, its so much easier to put you little creations out there, or ask for help when you can know that no one is going to ridicule something you spent so much time on.
congrats on your first project! Hope there's lots more coming Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check me out!! I was featured on Geekcrafts.com!

50 Crafts in 2011 60!/50

I went wisting!!
Rosie1981
Offline Offline

Posts: 859
Joined: 01-Jun-2009

Wanderlust.....


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: November 10, 2010 06:00:34 PM »

Very cute and a great gift idea for my crafty sister.  Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
thisbirdsabsurd
« Reply #4 on: November 10, 2010 06:11:45 PM »

adorable!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I've got a new website! www.thisbirdsabsurd.com and I'm still on Etsy www.thisbirdsabsurd.etsy.com
And find me on Facebook!  Thisbirdsabsurd
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Thisbirdsabsurd/753468561415455
S1SKA
« Reply #5 on: November 10, 2010 06:16:27 PM »

really cute!  great for a first try!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

S1ssy-chan is a TEENAGER!!! YAY!!!  [and she's still as hyper as ever, hm]
FoxyMama
So many fabrics, so little time . . .
Offline Offline

Posts: 603
Joined: 09-Oct-2009

FoxyMama loves her FoxyBaby!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #6 on: November 10, 2010 06:28:28 PM »

This is so cute!!!  Don't dimish it as compared to other projects you may see - everyone has a first project and this one is wonderful!

~Martha
THIS ROCKS   Logged

In creating, the only hard thing's to begin; A grass-blade's no easier to make than an oak.
James Russell Lowell
BonEsInspired
BonesInspired
Offline Offline

Posts: 1927
Joined: 13-Sep-2007

"Imagination is more important than knowledge."


View Profile WWW
« Reply #7 on: November 10, 2010 07:30:47 PM »

What an adorable little guy!
Nice work Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

pinkcatflower
« Reply #8 on: November 10, 2010 07:38:58 PM »

Well thanks for your nice compliments! Smiley
Does anyone have suggestions on what to make next?  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I have a new blog: http://makingitwell.blogspot.com  I'd love for you to visit Smiley
Licer
Offline Offline

Posts: 278
Joined: 01-May-2007

Leg warmers are my friend.


View Profile
« Reply #9 on: November 10, 2010 07:44:46 PM »

I love it! I can't believe I haven't seen more of this idea out there.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2 3 4  All 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 Take a Portrait
How to Take Great Photographs
How to Take Pictures of Wild Animals
How to Choose the Right Lens for Your DSLR Camera
How to Achieve Artistic Lens Flare
Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: Bean Burgers
@Home This Weekend: Vermicomposting
It's a bad week to be a seal...

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.