A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Curious if a project is for sale, or if someone wants to do a private swap with you?  Please Personal Message the member rather than posting on the thread.
Total Members: 316,232
Currently Running With Scissors:
378 Guests and 6 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: lake cabin-themed fathers day gift?  (Read 1343 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
yarncookie
« on: June 06, 2006 01:17:54 PM »

my dad has just recently bought a smallish lake house in SC that we're going to share with basically everyone we know, and he's really excited about it.and it has like nothing in it. so i was thinking for this fathers day something to kinda make it homyeir(sp?Huh)nothing big, like furniture, but anything else will work. Thanks! Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Look at me, I'm on TV, it makes up for the shortcomings of being poor. Now I'm in a million pieces picked up for deliberation by the people listening at home, by the people watching on the telly...
babygoinplaces
Offline Offline

Posts: 774
Joined: 06-Sep-2005

Baby, I'm goin' places!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2006 12:17:48 PM »

if it gets a little chilly on the lake in the evnings, maybe a blanket or afghan would be nice.  You could do a quick double crochet lap afghan in no time, or at least time enough to get it done by next Sunday.

You could also do some kind of collage and frame it.  Use pictures of fish and nature and water scenes.

How about a Welcome to Our Cabin wall hanging?

a set of woven coasters

handpaint some glasses or mugs or a platter

decorate the cover of a journal so that visitors can record memories of their visits (I actually like this idea.  I did this for a friend who let us rent his beach condo once)
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://babygoinplaces.com
Baby Goin' Places--for the baby on the go!  Slings, pocketchangers, custom clothing, and now custom monogramming and embroidery!
http://babygoinplaces.etsy.com
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



Latest Blog Articles
August 24, 2016 Featured Projects
OOOOOHKLAHOMA! Where the wind...
Tute Tuesday: Hand-Bound Book

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 ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.