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Topic: What are you making your Mum for mothers day??  (Read 20665 times)
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« Reply #20 on: April 28, 2004 10:20:06 AM »

Cut flowers make me sad too...I'd always prefer a plant then cut flowers
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« Reply #21 on: April 28, 2004 10:26:54 AM »

Finished my mom's day stuff, here's the haul:

knitting bag, circular needle holder, and knitting notions pouch.  I put lots of nifty features inside the bag, like needle holders, cell phone pocket, and snaping loops for guiding yarn, holding keys, whatever.
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« Reply #22 on: April 29, 2004 07:48:49 AM »

I am going to make my mom a hot/cold bag and maybe decortae one of the record boxes i made ( http://www.craftster.org/yabbse/index.php?board=3;action=display;threadid=334;start=msg41150#msg41150 - the ones at the bottom of the page) and i'm thinking maybe hot gluing some fake flowers all over it? im not sure,but i am decorating it somehow.
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« Reply #23 on: April 29, 2004 08:59:48 AM »

OK, wow I have finally decided to make my mom a Jordy bag to put her "tanning/spa" stuff in (although I'm utterly opposed to tanning beds!) then I buy some cute dollar store flip flops to decorate a hot/cold bag. I might make her some Oatmeal Tea bags for the evil tanning burn... Can you tell I'm a pale redhead?
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« Reply #24 on: April 30, 2004 02:21:38 PM »

 Grin  this is totally off topic but... your icon picture thing is sooo cute!! Is that your puppy???
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« Reply #25 on: May 03, 2004 11:32:25 PM »

sunday is mother's day, and coincidentally, lily's first birthday  Cheesy
for the "crafty portion" of my mother and mother-in-law's gifts, i got a couple of those plaster hand print kits to make molds of lily's hands.
that way the grandmas will have a momento of their *first mother's day as grandmas AND of lily's first birthday  Wink


*technically, last year was their first mother's day as grandmas as it was 2 days after lily was born - but i was a bit busy to be doing crafts  Grin
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« Reply #26 on: May 05, 2004 02:48:27 PM »

After making a frantic run around my area to find a place that carried colored duct tape...I'm making my mom a bouquet of duct tape flowers.  They're really silly, but hey, that's the kind of stuff you get when your kid's a geek. ;p

There are some  photos of them in http://web.mit.edu/luminea/Public/duct-tape-flowers... I apologize for the not-so-great quality of the pics, but I've got finals I should be studying for right now, hehe.
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« Reply #27 on: May 05, 2004 03:07:33 PM »

my mom recently had brain surgery, so she's wearing lots of hats. i really wanted to get her one of these gems, http://www.loiusegreen.com but until i have the cash for that, i decided to buy her two hats and add ribbon and "trimmings" to them to give them character.

i found two hats to my liking at a local shop AND they were on-sale. then i went to the premiere art supply shop in my area and bought her the best trimmings i could find: ribbon, fabric flowers and a large antique looking glass button. i will spend the night slowly stitching the trimmings in place and tomorrow, i will hunt down the proper hat box to send them in.

she will love them and the fact that i made them especially for her. mom's are great and our mom's deserves the very best.
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« Reply #28 on: May 05, 2004 03:11:21 PM »

Wow those duck tape floers are awsome!! maybe you could post a tutorial on how to make them?Huh Grin
Also thats a great idea RockReceptionist. i'm sure you Mum will love them!
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« Reply #29 on: May 06, 2004 06:23:13 PM »

So i actually ended up making my mom flower pens with a bunch of fake roses ( someone on craftster made them, and i think there is a tutorial) and then put them in a glass jar. a vase ould have been cool too but all the ones we have are too tall.
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