A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Joining an Organized Swap? Please review the rules and info on a regular basis.
Total Members: 296,710
Currently Running With Scissors:
632 Guests and 24 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Very, very, very fancy Barbiebed out of a simple shoebox  (Read 4136 times)
Tags for this thread: shoe_box  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
mynta
Tutorial Contributor

True Mistress of Chaos
Offline Offline

Posts: 1358
Joined: 17-May-2005


View Profile
« on: May 30, 2005 12:18:39 PM »



I had one  myself, when I was a kid, twenty or hundred Tongue years ago. Of course I made one for my own daughter! Grin

I simlpy took a ordinary shoebobox, cut the mainpart in a (for fashiondollz) comfort height, turned it up-side-down and add ruffles and stuff. For the roof I used four sticks and then I add the top of the shoebox. I padded it an covered it whit fabrics as shown.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

..yes, it IS like that! U should see my Craftingroom. Chaos, just chaos and Im the only one who can master that room.
Some_sew_and_sew
« Reply #1 on: May 31, 2005 09:33:29 AM »

cool Wink I really like the material you've used Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
artzyfartzy
« Reply #2 on: May 31, 2005 09:34:57 AM »

wow, that turned out great. thanks for the idea. my daughter will love this!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

karmic
Offline Offline

Posts: 184
Joined: 26-May-2005

They shoot heroin, don't they?


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: May 31, 2005 09:52:52 AM »

OH wow! I wish I had that when I was into Barbies! All I had was a cruddy tissue pile that I used for a bed.  Shocked
THIS ROCKS   Logged
rabid.dustbunny
« Reply #4 on: May 31, 2005 10:14:19 AM »

Nice. When I was little my favorite part of Barbie was making furniture and designing clothes. You can make some pretty cool chairs out of old soda cans too.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

The mighty oak was once a little nut that stood it's ground.
pinup_dream
« Reply #5 on: May 31, 2005 05:03:11 PM »

that's brilliant!  I wish I had one when I was little... Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"To the world you are one, but to one you are the world..."
Darkest_Faerie
« Reply #6 on: June 03, 2005 05:44:47 PM »

My mom made me a bunch of Barbie stuff out of plastic canvas...it rocked! She even knitted clothes for them. I think I pulled out the needle and thread a couple times to make them clothes.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

-See my photography here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/traceylheureux/
-Visit my blog here: http://tinystarcreations.blogspot.com/
-Check out my zazzle site here:
http://www.zazzle.com/paper_airplane*
Vanessa Cyanide
You won't like me.
Offline Offline

Posts: 468
Joined: 28-Apr-2005

Couture is lame. End of story.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #7 on: June 20, 2005 10:31:49 AM »

I remember making something like that with my dad out of balsa wood when I was little. I dont think it was as fancy, but it was sure fun to make and fun to play with! I think I broke it eventually....lol

Good job though!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://cyanidekustoms.bravehost.com
"I dont give a fu*k about punk rock no more" -The Dwarves
I want to give the Devil back the Devils' rock n roll!
Motorcycles and cars made of METAL....nothing gets to a girls heart faster... oh yea-  And crafting stuff that gives off toxic fumes....mmm m
SentinelFluffy
Offline Offline

Posts: 37
Joined: 01-Dec-2003

Two-Ton Killing Machine... with a pretty bow.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #8 on: June 22, 2005 05:12:00 PM »

If you got a really thin piece of foam to put on top of the cardboard, you could give your doll a soft rather than a hard surface to sleep on... just a suggestion though! ^_^
THIS ROCKS   Logged
monkeymaker
Offline Offline

Posts: 164
Joined: 08-Mar-2005

my eyes!! my eyes!!


View Profile
« Reply #9 on: June 25, 2005 12:05:10 PM »

wow, that is so nice. just lovely. i'll bet the little girl it belongs to loves it.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

i'm leaning on my shovel in this graveyard of dreams ~ devil makes three
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Creating the Vica Illusion Sculpture on the Makerbot
MakerBot Made Skull from Dissolving PVA Time Lapse
Patrick Dillon a Vietnam Veteran Makes Horrific Art
Unusual Sculptures by Suprina
Passage Through a Chainlink Cloud by Ellen Grossman
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Art Pen Case
Sock It To Me!
Meatless Monday: Kale and Edamame Salad

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.