A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
News: **Entry period extended to May 20!** From concerts to musicals and more, what events inspire YOU?  Craft and enter for a chance to win a chunk of over $500 in prizes from Ticketmaster this month!  Enter now through MAY 20.  Good luck, Craftsters!!
Total Members: 309,592
Currently Running With Scissors:
412 Guests and 3 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: Doctor Who travel wallet  (Read 5130 times)
Tags for this thread: doctor_who , travel_wallet , craftster_best_of_2013  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
luckdragon
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons for you are crunchy and taste good with ketchup
Offline Offline

Posts: 3737
Joined: 23-Jun-2008


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: March 08, 2013 10:44:48 PM »

It's sort of a clutch, sort of a travel wallet and most definitely bigger on the inside.

The tardis is a machine embroidery design from Urban Threads.  For the outside, I layered strips of fabric and the cloud shapes and attached them to each other with a zig zag stitch. Then the tardis was embroidered on top.  
The inside of the wallet can hold 8 credit cards with a slot behind for bills.  The other side has a zippered pocket and an ID slot.  There is a clasp inside that can be used for a key or can be used to attach the separate strap - which also can be used as a key chain.  The whole thing zippers closed so nothing falls out - that was the hardest part to figure out.  I basted the outside and inside together (right sides out). Then basted on the zipper - opened all the way and longer than the perimeter - starting at the top and ending at the bottom (both sides).  Then attached seam binding over the edges of the zipper and wallet - machine sewn on the inside and hand sewn on the outside.  If I make another one, I will post better pictures of the process.




This was for one of my partners in the IYP 22 swap  - she took a much better picture (thanks bananaleg!)




« Last Edit: June 04, 2013 04:09:43 PM by luckdragon » THIS ROCKS   Logged

50 in 2012 (24/50)
Looking for a vintage magazine (1974 - 1978) that has a fabric nativity set w/ people and animals. An example: http://www.craftster.org/pictures/showphoto.php?photo=440861&ppuser=143144.
Taramor
« Reply #1 on: March 09, 2013 02:17:57 AM »

I love it! lovely colors and design. (And I have never seen a Doctor Who show  Cheesy)
THIS ROCKS   Logged

chughes225
« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2013 04:04:01 AM »

I love this wallet! The colors and the patterns are perfect. Beautifully done.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

silk81
« Reply #3 on: March 09, 2013 06:53:08 AM »

I love it! The tardis must be the best motif for a travel wallet.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I wish my lipstick was a little more ... HALLUCINOGENIC!

Join the Boy Clothes Sewalong
Averia
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2982
Joined: 31-Dec-2008

Floppsy


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: March 09, 2013 10:25:57 AM »

Beautiful! I love the fabrics you chose for the strips and the way you added the clouds!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Make All Things, especially from stash
Offline Offline

Posts: 32411
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Your life is what you make of it


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #5 on: March 11, 2013 07:49:40 AM »

Fabulous theme for a travel wallet!!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

luckdragon
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons for you are crunchy and taste good with ketchup
Offline Offline

Posts: 3737
Joined: 23-Jun-2008


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: March 11, 2013 08:46:23 AM »

Thanks everyone!  I really need to keep some of these Doctor Who things for me!   Wink
THIS ROCKS   Logged

50 in 2012 (24/50)
Looking for a vintage magazine (1974 - 1978) that has a fabric nativity set w/ people and animals. An example: http://www.craftster.org/pictures/showphoto.php?photo=440861&ppuser=143144.
krisaissosmart
Offline Offline

Posts: 32
Joined: 19-Feb-2006

What we think, we become.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #7 on: March 11, 2013 08:55:49 AM »

I love it! Like everyone has already said, the Tardis is the perfect "theme" for a travel wallet!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"No punchy punchy."
SpeakGeekAndEnter
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 366
Joined: 10-Oct-2012


View Profile
« Reply #8 on: March 12, 2013 04:29:48 AM »

This is absolute perfection.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

All we have to decide is what to craft with the time that is given to us.

 Etsy ♥ DeviantArt  ♥  Facebook
Lyrilla
Offline Offline

Posts: 7
Joined: 28-Feb-2013
"A creative mess is better than tidy idleness"


View Profile
« Reply #9 on: March 12, 2013 12:28:32 PM »

Beautifully made. It looks great <3
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  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
Easy Homemade Chinese Dumplings
How to Make American Sushi
Braised Bean Sprouts
Frozen Bean Curd Soup With Shrimps
Shrimp and Chicken Dumplings
Latest Blog Articles
Rain, rain, you don't have to go away...
Tute Tuesday: Latch Hooked Rag Rug
Road Trip!

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