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: Please remember to SEARCH before asking a question that may have already been answered. Thanks!
Total Members: 296,693
Currently Running With Scissors:
762 Guests and 20 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: 1 ... 236 237 [238] 239 240 ... 407
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: CLOSED-50 Projects 2013--You Know You Can Do It!  (Read 409079 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Life is Moving Along Splendidly
Offline Offline

Posts: 27502
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Make all things!!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2370 on: May 09, 2013 07:09:57 AM »

I posted the May-June challenge on page one!!  Life is really crazy for me over the summer months, so I will be doing b-monthly challenges...it will also give people a chance to tackle bigger projects... Cheesy

also, hint: post your pictures...I see a random post looming in our future... Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

fantasticmio
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Yarn Hacker
Offline Offline

Posts: 3016
Joined: 01-Nov-2006

Smells like chicken!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2371 on: May 09, 2013 10:00:12 AM »

CHALLENGE ENTRY

I made a blanket!  I promise I didn't use any camera effects for this - the blanket actually already greyscale. Tongue

IMG3304 by fantasticmio, on Flickr

And here is the thread on the Crochet board: www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=423485.0
(There's a picture there that shows a close-up of the stitches)

This one is going to B4C. ^_^
THIS ROCKS   Logged

fantasticmio
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Yarn Hacker
Offline Offline

Posts: 3016
Joined: 01-Nov-2006

Smells like chicken!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2372 on: May 09, 2013 10:16:35 AM »

CHALLENGE ENTRY

And here is my Eventually Granny Square Crayon blanket (sometimes known as the Math Win blanket!)

IMG3263 by fantasticmio, on Flickr

The Crochet board post: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=423486.0


(If anyone is wondering, I did make both of these blankets during the month of May!  I'm participating in the Harry Potter Knit and Crochet House Cup over on Ravelry, and May marked the start of a new term.  I'm trying to out-do myself on yardage this term and am aiming for 24000 yards by the end of July.  I'm off to a good start!  Having easy access to most of my stash now has just sped things up nicely. ^_^)
THIS ROCKS   Logged

alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Life is Moving Along Splendidly
Offline Offline

Posts: 27502
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Make all things!!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2373 on: May 09, 2013 10:32:05 AM »

oh awesome!!  wowie...I know you are a super fast crocheter...I love the greyscale one but the math Win is more my taste since I love bright colors!!

You go, Mio!!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

pinokeeo
Offline Offline

Posts: 7619
Joined: 08-Mar-2007

Best of 2013 winner, but this is just as good.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2374 on: May 09, 2013 10:41:22 AM »

A challenge?!?  According to the swap guidelines, all my projects qualify, but there isn't an appropriate board for most of my things. Sad

I'll just keep crafting in my usual manner. Smiley

Love your blankets, fantasticmio




 
« Last Edit: May 09, 2013 10:42:42 AM by pinokeeo » THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://PiNOKEEOs.artfire.com

50 projects for 2014--20/50
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=430313.msg5136721#msg5136721
Recovering from surgery and crafting again!!!
alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Life is Moving Along Splendidly
Offline Offline

Posts: 27502
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Make all things!!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2375 on: May 09, 2013 10:45:09 AM »

You could put your items under various places, like Toys for your Chinese checker boards, Household or Miscellaneous for your spoons, etc.  And, yes, most of your stuff would qualify as "large" due to expense and time!!

The goal is to let more people see the wonderful projects posted in craftalongs and swaps! Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

pinokeeo
Offline Offline

Posts: 7619
Joined: 08-Mar-2007

Best of 2013 winner, but this is just as good.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2376 on: May 09, 2013 10:54:13 AM »

So, my Chinese checkers qualify?   I did make them in May.  The spoons don't qualify.  I finished them last month, even though I'm making more.

And I have a whole list of recycled projects coming up. Smiley

Oh, and do the temple blocks qualify?  I started them in April, but finished them in May.
« Last Edit: May 09, 2013 11:01:26 AM by pinokeeo » THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://PiNOKEEOs.artfire.com

50 projects for 2014--20/50
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=430313.msg5136721#msg5136721
Recovering from surgery and crafting again!!!
alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Life is Moving Along Splendidly
Offline Offline

Posts: 27502
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Make all things!!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2377 on: May 09, 2013 11:38:08 AM »

I already added your Chinese Checkers...Cheesy

The temple bells qualify as well...post a link to the "outside" thread so I won't get in trouble for adding it Wink

I reviewed May posts that were done BEFORE I posted the challenge and your two were the only ones I saw that I thought qualified...
« Last Edit: May 09, 2013 11:45:36 AM by alwaysinmyroom » THIS ROCKS   Logged

pinokeeo
Offline Offline

Posts: 7619
Joined: 08-Mar-2007

Best of 2013 winner, but this is just as good.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2378 on: May 09, 2013 12:19:26 PM »

I fixed the Chinese checkers post and made a new post for it in Toys.  I don't know what you mean by linking to an outside thread.  Do I just make a new post for it in Misc., etc.?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://PiNOKEEOs.artfire.com

50 projects for 2014--20/50
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=430313.msg5136721#msg5136721
Recovering from surgery and crafting again!!!
alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Life is Moving Along Splendidly
Offline Offline

Posts: 27502
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Make all things!!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2379 on: May 09, 2013 12:26:10 PM »

Look how fantasticmio put a link to where she posted to the crochet board...go to the toys board, highlight your first post, copy and paste it into the post here...I will do your Chinese Checker one...Cheesy

I did it as a tiny url but you can do it like fantasticmio did...as long as there is proof of posting...not everyone here will go look, but I will... Cheesy
« Last Edit: May 09, 2013 12:29:49 PM by alwaysinmyroom » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 ... 236 237 [238] 239 240 ... 407 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
How to Prevent Sewing a Button on Too Tightly
How to Prevent a Ball of Yarn from Getting Tangled
How to Crochet: Hook Size and Chaining
How to Make Incense
How to Make Disappearing Ink
Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: Kale and Edamame Salad
@Home This Weekend: Teacup Bird Feeder
Winner of Craft Challenge #100-Pottermouth

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.