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: You can now organize your bookmarks into folders!  Read more here.
Total Members: 298,693
Currently Running With Scissors:
572 Guests and 14 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: Bicycle basket liner  (Read 653 times)
Tags for this thread: bicycle , basket , liner , featured_project  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
puppybreath
Offline Offline

Posts: 261
Joined: 15-Jun-2007

everything we do, is just everything we've done


View Profile
« on: January 12, 2014 08:06:14 PM »

My mom got me this cool wicker basket for my bike for Christmas. It had a lot of pokey pieces inside so I made a liner.



The yellow ribbon goes all the way through and cinched it up and by taking it to the inside of the liner, the back lays flatter. This also let me try out the buttonhole feature on my sewing machine. I should have done some practice ones first, but I'm impatient and they came out ok.



It needs a little pizzaz. Here's my first two options.



Flowers are a bit to femme for this bike, and me, so I tried this:



But I'm not crazy about it either... Too cold to ride my bike right now anyway!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

yoopidou
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2816
Joined: 14-Aug-2008


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2014 11:14:45 AM »

Good idea to  make a liner and great job creating it.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
kaz814
Cooking Moderator
Purses, Bags, Wallets Moderator
Reusing, Recycling, Recrafting Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Online Online

Posts: 5693
Joined: 03-Oct-2009


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2 on: January 18, 2014 10:33:46 AM »

Great job.  The sequins are fab.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
The_ChiHa
« Reply #3 on: February 13, 2014 11:54:14 AM »

This is awesome! I need to make a liner for my basket too! I think it'd look cool if you could add more leather detail around the front. Like maybe you could find a belt in the same color as the two straps. Well, that's my two cents.
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
Former Kindergarten Teacher Now Best-Selling Romance Novelist
To Be a Friend Is Fatal
Dear Musical Theater by Annie Choi
Love Him or Leave Him, but Don’t Get Stuck With the Tab
Wil Haygood Talks About The Butler
Latest Blog Articles
Challenge #104 Halloween Costume Winner
@Home This Weekend: Painted Countertops
Tute Tuesday: Paper Lantern/Ball Ornament

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.