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: Looking for a good BRAINNNNNNS recipe? Check out our Cooking Board!
Total Members: 302,544
Currently Running With Scissors:
430 Guests and 7 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: Ugly Christmas Sweaters!  (Read 919 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
Mountains and Clouds
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

don't worry, be happy. for realz.
Offline Offline

Posts: 2393
Joined: 30-Dec-2010
Avatar

Mo' bettah you live Hawai`i


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: December 07, 2013 08:26:42 PM »

I eat when I find ugly Christmas sweaters.  They totally get me in the holiday spirit!

So, I decided to make some ugly sweaters for some of my Blythe dolls this season.






I had some felt and lots of sequins, so I just went for it and figured out a simple pile of flesh with a snap in the back.  Since it's still warm here, I kept them short sleeved : )  I think the girls like them.






Thanks for looking!

THIS ROCKS   Logged

suereal
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Im not crazy about reality, but its still the only place to get a decent meal-Groucho Marks
Offline Offline

Posts: 7531
Joined: 20-Apr-2010
Avatar

Only the curious have something to find.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: December 07, 2013 08:43:59 PM »

They look so cute all together..and one at a time too!  I think I like the snowman one best.  But they all have upped my xmas spirit a tad for sure Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged
stillatthetop
« Reply #2 on: December 07, 2013 11:41:17 PM »

I will be quite honest here {because I usually am, anyway}. When I first saw this type of zombie chicken, I was like "yucky...what the heh?". But the more I see of them, the cuter they get. I guess I just needed to get used to them. Your sweaters are really cute. And very festive for Christmas. The eyeballs still have me a little bit shaken up, but I think I am getting over that, too. Sometimes things take time for me.  Cheesy I like them. The details are really adorable.

~T
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Wanting 6" x 6" I spy panels. For a quilt like this:
http://www.grammasbabystuff.com/I_Spy_-_Hill_3_Finished_Smaller.jpg
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson.
http://www.pinterest.com/topofthehill298/
ameliarator
« Reply #3 on: December 08, 2013 09:38:13 AM »

I eat the concept, and the execution is too cute!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
lindyv321
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 9258
Joined: 28-Mar-2008
Avatar

My fingers are itchin' to be stitchin'


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: December 09, 2013 07:24:35 AM »

They are FABULOUS!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

kjlutz
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

I am woman watch me grow!
Offline Offline

Posts: 5663
Joined: 23-May-2007
Avatar

Wherever you've been, He's been there


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #5 on: December 09, 2013 08:01:24 AM »

those are awesomely ugly Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Sometimes you get to change the world, and other times the world changes you.

Currently drowning in the sea called PhD.

Interested in swapping for I-Spy Quilt Squares and Scraps.
alwaysdead
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Zombie Love
Offline Offline

Posts: 32095
Joined: 12-Feb-2006
Avatar

Never Give up


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: December 10, 2013 10:06:05 AM »

Nice job!  I think they are too cute to be ugly Christmas sweaters!  What a great idea, though...
THIS ROCKS   Logged

rackyguts
Global Moderator
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Member of the Papercraft Gang
Offline Offline

Posts: 28143
Joined: 01-Apr-2005
Avatar

"Best of 2013" Winner; too lazy to change avatar.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #7 on: December 10, 2013 10:36:43 AM »

Adorable! They all look so festive in their new sweaters!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my Etsy grave. Scary Toys and Halloween for everyone!
My blog: junk&stuff
Pinterest
Mountains and Clouds
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

don't worry, be happy. for realz.
Offline Offline

Posts: 2393
Joined: 30-Dec-2010
Avatar

Mo' bettah you live Hawai`i


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #8 on: December 14, 2013 02:28:34 PM »

Thanks everyone!

Stillatthetop--- it's funny, because I hated dolls when I was little. My mom used to get me these porcelain dolls and I thought they were a little spooky... Now I have more dolls than I ever thought. Perhaps I'm reverting to my "lost" childhood..
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 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
Using Paint Poles for Backdrops
Rechargeable Battery Solutions
Using Printer Transparency Gels for Speedlights
Using Ball Bungee Cords Is Cheap and Handy
Optical Slave Flash For Any Camera
Latest Blog Articles
The Latest in Zombie Decor
I Am Zombie Homer
Beware! Zombunnies!

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.