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Spiffyhink
« Reply #630 on: February 16, 2012 12:24:24 PM »

Gomerrific, the garland is so cute! But I have to ask, what are scratcher cards? Are they like scratch-and-sniff, or more like lottery cards?

Kookaloo_Starr, I luurrrve the shirt! That's a great idea and makes me wish I had a serger! Also the hot pink lycra made me laugh--why is it that whenever we end up with stuff we can't use, there's always TONS of it? Like as in, "Why did I EVER think I was going to need that much baby-poop brown felt?!?!"

Well I managed to finish a purse from stash a while ago and have been toting it around since. I posted about it here:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=404044.0
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« Reply #631 on: February 16, 2012 12:31:20 PM »

Gomerrific, the garland is so cute! But I have to ask, what are scratcher cards? Are they like scratch-and-sniff, or more like lottery cards?
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=404044.0

Under each of the pink hearts is something that is a gift for him. You scratch off the pink paint and it reveals it just like a lotto scratcher or whatever they're called! lol I saw it on here. You mix two parts paint and one part dish soap and paint 3 or 4 layers on packing tape, then stick it on top of the written "prize" shape (in this case hearts) and cut out then stick it to whatever. It was a lot of fun to make.
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« Reply #632 on: February 16, 2012 12:57:55 PM »

Gomerrific, the garland is so cute! But I have to ask, what are scratcher cards? Are they like scratch-and-sniff, or more like lottery cards?
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=404044.0

Under each of the pink hearts is something that is a gift for him. You scratch off the pink paint and it reveals it just like a lotto scratcher or whatever they're called! lol I saw it on here. You mix two parts paint and one part dish soap and paint 3 or 4 layers on packing tape, then stick it on top of the written "prize" shape (in this case hearts) and cut out then stick it to whatever. It was a lot of fun to make.

Oh, ok I get it. That's cool! It also sounds like something that would be great for kids, too--I'm going to have to try that.
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Gomerriffic
« Reply #633 on: February 16, 2012 01:18:15 PM »

It is pretty fun! And even tho I know what's under the paint it's fun to watch it be revealed. I guess you could do it for just about anything. I think it would be perfect for the kids the only thing is you have to wait til each layer is completely dry before painting on the next. So a lot of waiting initially
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« Reply #634 on: February 16, 2012 01:33:12 PM »

Very clever projects!

I made a similar thing for my hubs a few Valentine's ago...hee hee--he never used up the "coupons"...so every once in a while, he says I owe him a foot massage from 2009!!!

love the stash purse, too!
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« Reply #635 on: February 16, 2012 03:19:54 PM »

I used up half a skein of Carons Yellow soft arcylic and Lions brand thick black for a dos sweater. I posted in my 50 projects in 2012, but since It used a good amount of what I had already I get to post it here. Yay! I also just made up a pattern using his measurements in simple rectangles, at least he looks happy about it.

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« Reply #636 on: February 16, 2012 07:05:37 PM »

gomerrific - for the alliance! My husband will want me to make that for Brady if he see it!
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« Reply #637 on: February 16, 2012 07:11:52 PM »

LoL do it! I couldn't get my guild tab to come out right or it would have had that instead of the alliance insignia
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« Reply #638 on: February 16, 2012 08:24:25 PM »

The Spotlight (NZ/Australia craft store) Fan page on Facebook have a granny square a week along to make a rather fancy blanket, so thats my cheats red object  Cheesy I was hoping to make a few red origami roses, but I have the attention span of a gnat and dont like youtube tutes (they get their hands in the way  Undecided )
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« Reply #639 on: February 16, 2012 08:55:02 PM »

So I bought a butterfly loom at hobby lobby and have been playing around with it. So I pulled out some green varigated yarn that I bought like 6 years ago (before I knew how much yarn a pattern takes) I made a ripple blanket for my husband and had left over so I made a matching baby blanket for my daughter and had left over so I made a sweater for my mother and then I made a hat, booties and baby blanket for a friend and I still have almost 3 lbs of this yarn. One of my goals this year is to use up this yarn I love the colors but hate the yarn it just taunts me. So I have made 4 squares out of the yarn with the loom today and I am gonna make a blanket out of it with my new toy.

Here is a sweater for my dog with left over yarn she loves it.


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So many ideas so little time. Will I ever get them all done?
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