Posts Tagged ‘tattoo’

Manic Monday: Gypsy Dia De Los Muertos Embroidery

A day and a half of stitching can give you this gorgeous piece of embroidery. BeatnikChick took a tattoo design and transformed it into this 8 inch by 5 inch piece in 38 and a half hours! Even the back is nice and tidy!! You can see the full thread here:

CrafTATstic: Craft Tattoos – sf craftster’s Paper Crane

It’s pretty rare that you see a papercrafting tattoo, but sf craftster has a gorgeous one! She has a simple but beautiful origami paper crane tattoo. Just clean straight lines but there is beauty in the simplicity!

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – Mansonette’s Crafty Collection

Check out mansonette‘s gorgeous crafty supplies tattoo! Not only does it encompass some of her crafting loves (crochet and sewing) and have a fantastic banner, but each of the buttons represents a member of her immediate family. Awwww! What an awesome crafty tat!

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – Roethke’s scissors

Simple but beautiful! That’s Roethke‘s crafty tat. Her black and white sewing scissors span her inner forearm with amazing shading detail! Gorgeous! You can a larger version of the picture shown here and one additional picture of her tattoo here.

CrafTATstic Crafty Tattoos: Kittykill’s Embroidering Lady

One of my absolute favorite crafty tattoos just happens to be on one of my favorite people in the whole world: our very own Needlework moderator, kittykill! The top of her right arm is covered with a gorgeous embroidery themed tattoo.

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – cigarettesandvalentines’ tape measure

“Simple but adorable” is how I would describe the tape measure tattoo of cigarettesandvalentines. Every seamstress has one in her notions box, but how many have such a darling one on their skin? Just an ordinary yellow tape measure, tied in a bow and tattooed onto her leg. Perfect!

CrafTATstic: Skyra’s Sewing Sleeve (and bonus tattoo!)

Now, I didn’t intend to have so many sewing tattoos featured in a row, but hopefully after seeing skyra‘s beautiful sleeve work, you’ll forgive me, or at least understand my motivation! It is absolutely stunning. The gorgeous lady tightening up her corset. The wonderful old dress form. The drool inducing sewing machine, and that perfect […]

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – kellyhelene’s sewing tats

This month’s featured tattoos come from kellyhelene. They are just some good old fashioned basic sewing tools done with great style and great colors! The pincushion is based off of the one she uses. It was originally her mother’s! That’s one tough tomato. The sewing machine is also based off of her first machine! “A […]

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – Red Paint’s foot tattoo

As you may have seen, for the first installment of CrafTATstic Crafty Tattoos, I featured LUBEE and her fabulous fiber sleeve. For the second installment, I thought I’d go a little more restrained. Some people don’t want a full sleeve, like LUBEE. They want something smaller, something more easily hidden. And that’s where Red Paint […]

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – Lubee’s fiber sleeve

We’re starting a new recurring article here on the ol’ Craftster blog: CrafTATstic Crafty Tattoos. Lots of Craftsters like to wear their love of crafting on their sleeve… or… any other body part, really! There are tons of fabulous crafty tats floating around and we’re going to show them some love and maybe give you […]