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1  HOME SWEET HOME / Interior Decorating: Discussion and Questions / Re: Non-painting soultions on: August 09, 2007 05:51:13 PM
A lot of these suggestion threads talk about covering the walls with fabric. I haven't been able to find a pic of a room that's had this done; anyone got a finished product I can check out?
2  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / Re: Chainmaille Cellphone Case on: May 20, 2007 11:23:50 AM
I'm impressed, but how does it affect reception? I'd be worried that it'd act as a Faraday cage and block some of the signal. Other than that, great work! I really like the look.
3  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / Re: What is a crochet stitch marker? on: April 08, 2007 12:44:36 AM
You usually don't see them in crochet unless you're working in the round (in which case, it's nice to see where the row you're on actually ends ^_^).

Myself, I use a paper clip--I've got plenty lying around, they won't come out unless I want them to, and they're easy to work with. People ask me every now and then why there's a paper clip in my project, but it's not hard to explain or anything.
4  OCCASIONS AND HOLIDAYS / Valentine's Day / Re: Valentine Roses on: February 06, 2007 06:40:10 PM
Thank you! (Sorry if the pictures are a bit grainy--my only camera's the one on my phone. ^_^)
5  OCCASIONS AND HOLIDAYS / Valentine's Day / Re: Valentine Roses on: February 06, 2007 02:50:17 PM
So I hadn't seen this topic before, but I just finished crocheting a dozen roses:

The roses (more like rosebuds now that I think about it) themselves used the pattern here, and the rest was improvised. The leaves were pretty simple (ch 8, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc, 2 dc, 2 tr, 3 sc in next ch, (up the other side of the chain) 2 tr, 2 dc, 2 sc), the stems are just sc rectangles wrapped around coat hanger wire, and the ribbon's just a long sc rectangle.

Now the trick is shipping all of that from Missouri to Massachusetts. ^_^
6  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Discussion and Questions / How sturdy are Starburst bags? on: June 14, 2005 09:53:01 PM
I've seen a few threads about bags made from Starburst wrappers. I'm interested in making one (I've got quite a few wrappers lying around from all sorts of candy), but they don't seem like they would deal with wear that well (bags tend to take a bit of a beating in school). If you've made such a bag before, how sturdy/durable is it and how did you make it that way?
7  UNITED STATES / Missouri / Re: NE ONE IN NIXA???? on: June 14, 2005 09:43:49 PM
I am. I'm not one to email people for no reason at all, though, so I'll just post here and skip the emailing part.
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