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« Reply #1460 on: January 29, 2011 10:24:55 PM »

the original plan with the quilts was to give them at the same time the baby gets theirs - baby is due in May, but then I was like, maybe I can finish for easter, but now I'm thinking it might just be done for Valentines - but I still have sheet sets and pillow shams to make and all the quilting to do, so we'll see, if they do get them for Valentines I'll have to figure out different "big sister" gifts for them.
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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.
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« Reply #1461 on: January 29, 2011 11:19:53 PM »

I made my mom the tea wallet off of my list. She is sleeping at the moment and hasn't seen it but I left it on the table with a note. I hope she likes it. It's a surprise for our FL trip.

My something red? Wink

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« Reply #1462 on: January 30, 2011 12:39:33 AM »

Beautiful...I am sure you is going to love it!
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« Reply #1463 on: January 30, 2011 10:40:25 AM »

Allowed!  Grin

One thing that some people of mentioned is that it is good to have a project on the needles so they know you actually knit. No one has had issues but just in case.

lovin' the hoopla!

Ditto the above, but with one warning: Everything depends on who you get at security.

My SIL had been knitting on flights for a year, no problems, then suddenly got a ***k**s guy who would not allow the needles on.  They would not check them for her, so she lost a set of good bamboos.

She now travels with a cheap set, and a large stitch holder.  Wink  I'd be inclined to pack a padded SASE in order to mail m needles back to myself.
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« Reply #1464 on: January 30, 2011 11:49:28 AM »

I never knew this existed!!!

This is going to be very helpful. Lately I'm overwhelmed as we moved in September and most of my crafting stuff is still in boxes since my craft desk and storage doesn't seem to be much priority. AHEM *grumble grumble*

I'm a little late to the party but here is my partial list

1.A tea wallet for myself. March 26,2010http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.msg4443522#msg4443522
2.Embroider onesies for a co-worker who is pregnant. (she has seen the ones i did for my sister and is hinting lol) June 16, 2011http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.msg4537570#msg4537570
3.Sew pillow covers for couch throw pillows
4.Finish "twilight" cross stitches (I'm almost done Eclipse Just starting Breaking Dawn!)
5.Get craft desk established (build or recon one)April 23,2011http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.3330
6.Paint the butter dish I have sitting in my stash
7.Cross Stitch 4 of the 12 little Zombie patterns in my Zombie Kit March 20, 2011 http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.2650
8.Christmas presents for husbands family December 11, 2011http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.5330
9.Start a crocheted granny square blanket with my scrap yarn (START lol) March 20,2011 http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.2650
10.Sew my niece an outfit
11.Make my sister's bday present October 5, 2012http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.4920
12.Make a little herb garden for our deck (I dont know if that's really "crafty") July 4,2011 http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.3990
13.Make a terrarium June 17, 2011http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.msg4537570#msg4537570
14.Stretch some of my finished cross stitches
15.Paint our guest bathroom how I want it to be painted June 17, 2011 http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.msg4537570#msg4537570
16.Try bunting
17.Try baking cinnamon buns from scratch
18.Embroider a shirt for my husband so he doesn't feel so left out
19.Cross-stitchable iphone case!October 04, 2011http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.4920
20.Try to use some of my seed bead stash
21.Make a needle book so i stop losing them
22.Embroider onesies for my etsy shop, have a Sublime Stitching license, time to put it to good use! February 07, 2011 http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.1770
23.Make a knitting needle roll for my sister March 27,2011 http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.2860
24.Tea wallet for my tea drinkin' co-worker
25.A nice bookmark (medium yet to be decided)
26.Make a fabric cover for my computer screen April 11,2011http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.3190
27. Onesies's for a hubby's co-worker who just had twins March 24,2011http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.2790
28. embroidered or xstitched hoop with nicely sewn back Smiley
29. Make a wedding gift for my co-worker July 16, 2011 http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.4120
30. Sew Black Apple doll for my niece April 2,2011 http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.3030
31. Owl hat for the hubbyNov 11, 2011http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.5130
32. Make Dahlia brooch from NotMarthaApril 25http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.3330
33. Little Felt Booties
34. Curtains for the kitchen
35. Simple Reversable Hobo Bag/Purse
36. Make a reusable Advent CalanderNovember 7, 2011http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.5110
37. Crochet A Camo Granny Square Blanket for my dad June 6, 2011 http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.3760
38. Embroider a Tshirt for myself May 20, 2011http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.3570.0
39. Paint a Fairy door for my house (i'll tell people it's for my niece but really I just think they are awesome)
40. Craft for the greater good! (Looking to see what Children's hospital needs) June 11, 2011 to ongoing http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.msg4537570#msg4537570
41. Try my hand at wallpapering our bedroom (just the one wall)
42. Crochet slippers for myself
43. Crochet gnome hat for co-worker's baby June 15, 2011 http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.msg4537570#msg4537570
44. Attempt to Crochet monkey hat for above baby June 20, 2011 http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.3900
45. Make myself a blanket using Stitch Nation's Copenhagen Pillow patternhttp://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.5070Oct 30,2011
46. Start crocheting a blanket (my husband has requested) to match the colours we are painting the living room
47. California Pillow for living room
48. BC Pillow for living room
49. Crocheted Hexagonal Baby Sweater Sept 10, 2011http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.4810
50. Crocheted Owl hat October 18, 2011http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=366592.5000

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« Reply #1465 on: January 30, 2011 12:19:46 PM »

Welcome to the party MissK.  I can't wait to see your zombies.  Now I'm going to have to add a needle book to my list.  Thanks.... I think. 
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« Reply #1466 on: January 30, 2011 01:31:55 PM »

5. woven pink scarf



it's pink!  the warp is hot pink, pink, and cream, the weft is mostly peach, with a stripe of orange on one side, and of hot pink on the other.

Best of all, it frees up the loom for other projects.   I've had this on the loom for over a year.   Roll Eyes

I'm at 8/50 now...
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« Reply #1467 on: January 30, 2011 01:58:53 PM »

I finished some items!

I made curtains for my living room! I am very proud of my thriftiness, I used clearance shower curtains from Target, just cut in half and added a rod pocket, $21 to cover 5 windows!

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=371568.new#new



And, I made Valentines for chained dogs:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=371567.0



http://www.dogsdeservebetter.org/Valentines2011.html
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« Reply #1468 on: January 30, 2011 02:18:11 PM »

Wow. Just wow to every one here. Incredible crafting everyone.

I just want to know, where are you finding the time to do all of this stuff?  Embarrassed
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« Reply #1469 on: January 30, 2011 02:21:43 PM »

I finished a project but I don't think I can post it yet because its for a swap and I think my partner pokes around on this thread.  Almost everything I'm working on right now is for a swap so I won't be posting new projects right now.

I love that tea wallet.  And those curtains are great!  Keep up the great work everyone!
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