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: When you post a project, remember that you can always click the Modify button to edit the post and add additional information.
Total Members: 300,900
Currently Running With Scissors:
493 Guests and 9 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: 1 2 [3]  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Potholder Swap Round 2 Gallery  (Read 4098 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
babalina58
Friends don't let friends craft alone :)
Offline Offline

Posts: 6255
Joined: 12-Jan-2008

4 wheels move the body 2 wheels free the soul!


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #20 on: October 22, 2011 03:44:28 PM »

 Hehe I had a great time. The fabric bowls were lots of fun to make. The other side of the 2 potholders are patch worked like the huge one for setting on the table to prevent burns or whatever if you were to put a great bib pot on the table. Thought it was a great idea for 20 unpaper cloth towels and 2 sets of matching towels all the colors cord together I hope with your canisters you made Smiley Loved the post it note holder and ROTFL when we both did gloves LOL I hope you like it all and the felted mit and handle holder I made from an old sweater that was felted and it was just waiting to become somethign fun....I am glad you like it all and hope that it is what you were wanting Smiley I had a blast making it all for you Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://pinterest.com/babalina58/

I am able to do personal swaps again so lets get some going Cheesy
Kamehi
« Reply #21 on: November 09, 2011 04:58:05 PM »

I just received a wonderful package from the very kind Suebee! She was such a sweet swap angel :0)

The package was posted with neat stamps, and everything was packaged in red tissue paper. It was a real joy to open!

First, a post card...



I have long dark brown hair and the first thing I thought when I saw it was...  I should try to do something like that with MY hair! It's a very pretty and elegant post card.

Next, the pot holders....



These are my favorite pattern ever! I am a crocheter, and one would think that I'd just make some for myself, but somehow, other peoples crocheting just seems so much prettier and enjoyable than my own.  On the post card Suebee made a comment about how they turned out thicker than she thought they would.  That's exactly why I love this pattern! They are made out of cotton and are in pretty shades or green and corally-peach. 

Then, a surprise!



Magnets!  She said that her husband made them :0)  I really really like these.  They are just thin square magnets but the vintage fruit prints are just so fun and down to earth! I love these!

And...



They match my table cloth perfectly :0)


Thank you to Suebee, my swap angel, and her husband!  My kitchen is ow prettier thanks to you both.

THIS ROCKS   Logged

A fashionista at heart, a practical gal by nature! Queen of crochet <3
Subee
« Reply #22 on: November 09, 2011 05:52:05 PM »

I'm so glad you like them! And they do match perfectly, don't they.

BTW, my husband is a bit of a magnet FREAK, and so this was the perfect thing to have him help me with. You had mentioned a vintage/antique look in your kitchen, so we were hoping they fit in. Cheesy

ENJOY!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I love nonsense - it wakes up the brain cells!

   Prewitt Woods
https://www.facebook.com/PrewittWoods
gerbilgal
Offline Offline

Posts: 1787
Joined: 14-Feb-2008

I love knitting and my gerbils.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #23 on: November 09, 2011 08:37:49 PM »

I love those potholder. I am definitely pinning those. What a wonderful package. Thank you Subee for being a wonderful swap angel.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/gerbilgal1/
Squeaky Knitting: http://www.etsy.com/shop/gerbilgal

Current Swaps:
I Heart Tea 2: Signups
Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 2 [3]  All 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
How To Get A Perfect Voluminous Blowout At Home Like A Pro
How To Do A Goddess Up Do
Tips On Avoiding Hair Loss From Bleaching
How to Get Kate Middleton Hair
How to Get Beachy Waves
Latest Blog Articles
Handmade Gift Ideas: Wooden Chain
Handmade Gift Ideas: Upcycled Car Trash Bag
Tute Tuesday: Honkin' Big Beach Ball Snowman

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.