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: 302,080
Currently Running With Scissors:
669 Guests and 26 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Take That E-bay ! Madeline doll case img heavy  (Read 3060 times)
Tags for this thread: madeline , duct_tape_crafts  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
« on: May 28, 2012 05:45:43 AM »

We were acquiring some of the Madeline dolls through ebay purchase for our daughters birthday when we reached our budget quickly. I so wanted to add the doll case to the gift. I finally decided that it looked like something I could make my-self- since they were getting SO pricey at auction. So after much hiding in a very small closet, working in the wee hours of the night/morning, burning myself with the hot glue and tasting modge- podge on my fingers constantly-here is what we have. Two shoe boxes attached to one another with a duct-tape hinge (did i just make that up?) decoupaged all over and edges sealed off with hot glue and grosgrain. Our other daughters knitted blankets for the dolls and made a stuffed Genevieve with accessories. After all Madeline is nothing without her Canine !

The above is Ms. Clavel in her bedroom Wink

Made ties so that the dolls don't shift on the way to gra'mas house and a little draw-string bag for all of the accessories that need to taken along. The girl's use the inside as Madeline and her friends bedroom, and the back is set up as Ms. Clavel's room.
SO TAKE THAT EBAY ! I did it my own @%$# SELF  Grin

"To become learned, each day add something. To become enlightened, each day drop something."  Lao Tzu
« Reply #1 on: May 28, 2012 06:11:23 AM »

Well aren't you the incredibly awesomely clever one!  OMG, I can't even imagine how thrilled your daughter is going to be.

MicroJivvy.com:  Whatever I happen to be working on.
My Pinterest
Offline Offline

Posts: 1062
Joined: 08-Jan-2008

I like to move it move it!

View Profile
« Reply #2 on: May 28, 2012 06:55:45 AM »

Fabulous!!! Smiley

My Blog!

~Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life~
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 3001
Joined: 09-Jun-2010

It's a long story.

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: May 28, 2012 07:14:07 AM »

Wow! Absolutely ingenious idea done perfectly. It looks fantastic!

Brackish Potato
« Reply #4 on: May 28, 2012 08:28:23 AM »

That's amazing! Great job!

My Wists.

"Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!" -Dr. Seuss
« Reply #5 on: May 28, 2012 08:29:38 AM »

Wow. awesome job.

« Reply #6 on: May 28, 2012 09:16:21 AM »

what an awesome momma you are!  this is so adorable, i bet your daughter loves it! Smiley

ramblings-- http://friendlyneighborhoodspidermom.blogspot.com/
more stuff--http://www.pinterest.com/spidermom78/
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

You are, which ever beast you choose to feed
Offline Offline

Posts: 4238
Joined: 03-Feb-2010

Right and wrong are just words, it's what you do

View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #7 on: May 30, 2012 10:46:33 AM »

That is fabulous!
Tutorial Contributor

Offline Offline

Posts: 3028
Joined: 12-Apr-2011

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #8 on: May 30, 2012 11:23:38 AM »

You sure showed ebay!  That is a super sweet gift!  I adore it!
« Last Edit: May 30, 2012 11:23:57 AM by jillybeans » THIS ROCKS   Logged


I've moved in May 2013!  Contact me for my new address!
« Reply #9 on: June 04, 2012 02:30:55 AM »

This is amazing! My niece would love something like this for her dolls - you've totally inspired me Smiley
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 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
Drew Barrymore and Eva Chen: Answering Your Beauty Questions
5 Editors, 5 Makeup Must-Haves
Insta-Makeover: How to Glam Up Your Red Lip Look
Insta-Makeover: The Ultimate Post-Party Makeover
Insta-Makeover: Party Makeup Tips
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Lamp Transformation
Book Review: Handmade for Baby
Tute Tuesday: Warm Those Piggies!

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

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 ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.