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1  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Cute Necklace from a Poker Chip + Tut on: June 17, 2012 03:46:06 PM
Hi Everyone!

So I've been lurking quietly in the depths of Craftster admiring everyone else's work, but not daring to show any of mine, until today! I'm not a swimmer, but my cousin is, so here is her birthday present. I'm sure you've all seen the adorable washer pendant necklaces all over the Internet, but I didn't have a washer, so I had to compromise.


Flat object (I used a poker chip, but I've seen similar ones made with thick pieces of cardboard, chips of wood, etc...)
Decorative paper
Modge Podge
1 Pony Bead
Glue gun (any glue would work though)


I used the poker chip to trace a circle onto the piece of paper. Then I took some alphabet stickers and wrote "swim" on it. Then I modge-podged the paper onto the poker chip. Before it dried, I took the rhinestones and stuck them on. Then I took a pony bead and glued it onto the top. Finally, put it on a chain and wear it with pride.  Cheesy

2  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / Re: Aloha print messenger bag (bag o' pictures) on: February 08, 2011 02:08:45 PM
WOW! That is so pretty and professional looking Shocked I love your choice of fabric, the colors go so perfectly together. I wish I could sew like that.
3  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / Re: Tea Sampler! (school project) on: January 07, 2011 01:02:43 PM
This is the perfect present for my tea-loving neighbor! How do you come up with such cute but original ideas? I am in total awe. Shocked Cheesy
4  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / Re: Owl Bags on: January 07, 2011 12:59:17 PM
My cousin loves owls, this would be a perfect gift!! Thanks for the cute idea!!

P.S. Did you use a pattern or just 'wing it'
5  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / Re: My New Hobo Bag (KS3312) on: January 07, 2011 05:28:12 AM
Thanks for the idea, I made a bag and I have the same problems. Maybe doing it that way will help!

P.S. Both your bags are so CUTE!!!
6  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Re-Purposed Messenger Bag on: January 07, 2011 05:25:50 AM
What a cute idea, I'm sure your brother loved it.  Cheesy
7  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / Re: Cute embellished Jordy Bag(Oh dear, the piccies...) on: January 06, 2011 03:38:58 PM
That has got to be one of the CUTEST purses I have seen. I love the colors, style, and the button just finishes it off. It looks so professional.
8  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / Re: Lacey Tote Bag on: January 06, 2011 03:36:00 PM
Oh my gosh, I LOVE the colors on the first one. Cheesy It is such a cute idea.
9  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: Pretty akward fabric into a pretty dress. :) on: June 08, 2010 05:06:28 AM
That is totally cute!!! And definitely black heels.
10  CLOTHING / Clothing for Kids: Completed Projects / Re: Little girls denim dress on: June 07, 2010 10:38:50 AM
I love the one you made more than the store-bought. It's adorable!!!!
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