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: Join us for fun, contests and discussions on Craftster's Facebook page!
Total Members: 295,080
Currently Running With Scissors:
592 Guests and 8 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: reconstructed sewing basket  (Read 1289 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
tantrum
« on: December 30, 2005 05:06:54 PM »

Hi. I wanted to show y'all the sewing basket i reconstructed for my sister for christmas. We agreed to exchange gifts with a sideshow-carnival theme.
Here's what it looked like before

and the ugly inside

And after ripping apart embrodering and stenciling and trying to figure out how to put it back together

and the inside

I'm kind of proud of it, although i would give myself more time to figure out how to put all back together if i did it again.
« Last Edit: June 29, 2010 11:53:41 AM by jungrrl - Reason: fixed picture(s) » THIS ROCKS   Logged

"If we resist our passions, it is more through their weakness than from our strength"
elliealgar
« Reply #1 on: December 30, 2005 05:58:47 PM »

Woah! I really, really like that! I would love to have the exact one for myself and really like the embroidery on the top.
Actually, I think I may attempt something of this sort in the near future...
Rock on =)
THIS ROCKS   Logged
avery_cross
crafterbator extraordinaire
Offline Offline

Posts: 47
Joined: 03-Dec-2005

yummm... boys...


View Profile
« Reply #2 on: December 30, 2005 10:59:28 PM »

oh wow, that's gorgeous! i love the fabric you used, and good job too! sewing in places like that takes a lot of time and effort.. it looks lovely!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

the name is katie. :]
myspace!
clear static!
dyabolica
Offline Offline

Posts: 1630
Joined: 16-Feb-2004

Gaze into my eyes and submit to my puppy dominion!


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: December 31, 2005 01:20:34 PM »

holy smokes I love this, I bet it was hard to part with..Where did you get the siamese twin image?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

R.I.P Jon 7.15.07 I will never get over losing you!
End the war in Iraq, we have lost enough our
Fathers, Mothers, Sons and Daughters! I won't be on Craftster for a while, I am just not feeling creative.
kittykill
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Needlework Moderator
Occasions and Holidays Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 27379
Joined: 25-Sep-2004

I got 99 problems, but a stitch ain't one.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: December 31, 2005 02:35:20 PM »

That is so awesome!!!! Too cool! What a great idea. You rock!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

tantrum
« Reply #5 on: December 31, 2005 04:49:23 PM »

thanks guys. I google imaged siamese twins and  transfered it.
I thought i took good notes about how things were put together but ultimately i had to guess at somestuff.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"If we resist our passions, it is more through their weakness than from our strength"
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Novelist Jonathan Franzen on the Best Advice He Ever Got
Author Junot Diaz on the Best Advice He Ever Got
Author Stephen King on the Best Advice He Ever Got
Author Tom Brokaw on the Best Day in His Life
Lynda Obst on Hollywood and Foreign Markets
Latest Blog Articles
CrafTATstic Crafty Tattoos: 30th Birthday Tattoo
April 17, 2014 Featured Projects
Spotlight On: Amigurumi

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.