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: Joining an Organized Swap? Please review the rules and info on a regular basis.
Total Members: 300,935
Currently Running With Scissors:
644 Guests and 12 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: TARDIS Yarn Cabinet (pic Heavy)  (Read 5535 times)
Tags for this thread: tardis , cabinet , featured_project , doctor_who  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
Joesuplicki
« on: April 08, 2013 05:59:28 PM »

So it has been a little while but I thought I would throw up one of the projects I did a while back. A friend of mine was moving in with her boyfriend and she was going to have a craft room. Now one of the things she really likes to do is knit so I wanted to make her a unique cabinet to put her yarn and projects etc. in. Well I made her a TARDIS. Now she had never seen the show but her boyfriend agreed that she would like it and it actually prompted her to watch the show so a win win. I am still waiting for a final picture from her with everything set up but without further adieu here is the project. Hope you enjoy it. (wife threatened it wasn't leaving the house)

It just seemed fitting.


Full View


Here are little cubby holes that can be used to store all sorts of things. I also made it so the whole "Pane" section of each window can slide out in case you want to have 1 big cubby on that side, or slide them both out and have 2 big cubbies.


Here is a close up of the poles. I opted for poles that she could hang skeens of yarn from instead of shelves, and added hooks from the top so she could hang the spinning things she uses to make yarn or any other tools that can hang. I did the police box sign by hand... with patience.


Now I am just having some fun


If you have any questions please feel free to ask. Over all dimensions if I remember were HxWxD 48" x 24" x 10".
« Last Edit: April 08, 2013 06:00:25 PM by Joesuplicki » THIS ROCKS   Logged
bambam91
The rogue Queen
Offline Offline

Posts: 1019
Joined: 10-Apr-2012

Where is my mind?? Probably listening to hip hop :


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2013 07:50:00 PM »

Wow that is awesome!!!

I love the adipose
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I am currently inactive, due to being hit by a car. I will be back on once I am healed
MissSadieMae
« Reply #2 on: April 08, 2013 08:03:59 PM »

You are my hero... I wants so much..  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Helcura
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 585
Joined: 07-Mar-2005


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: April 08, 2013 09:20:09 PM »

What an amazing project.  You have a really lucky friend  Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Bobbysgirl
« Reply #4 on: April 09, 2013 05:45:25 AM »

Anything Doctor Who related to me is awesome. The fact that it's functional makes it much more so! Love it Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Ruby Copperhead
Tutorial Contributor

Offline Offline

Posts: 4171
Joined: 11-Aug-2008


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #5 on: April 09, 2013 06:44:05 AM »

This is so well-designed and functional and beautiful - everyone would love it, Doctor Who fan or not. It's a fantastic project, and I envie your friend so much Wink
THIS ROCKS   Logged
SiFi Mom
Offline Offline

Posts: 2342
Joined: 18-Nov-2008

I own too many beads!


View Profile
« Reply #6 on: April 09, 2013 07:49:23 AM »

OMG, soooooo cool, I'm in serious envy!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

SiFi Mom, aka Nancy
Crafting is my mental therapy!
LimeRiot
Image Reproduction Techniques Moderator
Miscellaneous Topics Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 13182
Joined: 10-Jun-2009

Sublime


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #7 on: April 09, 2013 08:12:07 PM »

Lucky, lucky friend!! That is so cool and it could be used for storing all kinds of knitting stuff - not just yarn!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

stARpottery
Offline Offline

Posts: 20
Joined: 19-Mar-2013

Pottery. Knit. Crochet. Spin. Weave. Bobbin Lace.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #8 on: April 09, 2013 08:12:56 PM »

I was just scrolling through the "Recent with pictures" without reading anything - I spotted this and thought: That is just perfect for yarn!

Lo and behold, that's exactly what it is. I say you've succeeded! This is awesome. Much coveted here!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Joesuplicki
« Reply #9 on: April 10, 2013 05:31:25 AM »

Thank you, like I said my wife didn't want it to leave the house. and when it didn't fit in the car she was like "I guess that settles it, it stays" but then I moved the seat and got it in Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
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 Curl Hair
How to Clean Hairbrushes
How to Use Bobby Pins
How to Use Hairpins
How to Make a Buttermilk Mask for Healthy Hair
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Chalkboard Wine Glasses
Handmade Gift Ideas: Wooden Chain
Handmade Gift Ideas: Upcycled Car Trash Bag

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.