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1  CROCHET / Crochet: Completed Projects / Crochet Puppy Dog Scarf on: May 20, 2009 12:37:34 AM

Thought I would share this puppy dog scarf with you. I also have a cupcake one in the same style.

it's great if you like repeatative work Smiley  

If anyone would like the pattern let me know as its on my website free.

2  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General / Twitter Glass Tile Pendant on: March 13, 2009 05:24:10 AM
Everyone is obsessed by Twitter so I couldn't help but want to Twitter with Twitter images.
Here is my very first twitter inspired craft project.

And here is the Glass pendant Tutorial Glass pendant Tutorial

hope you like it....
3  OCCASIONS AND HOLIDAYS / Winter Holidays / Russian Doll Tree Ornament on: December 09, 2008 05:47:55 AM
OK, So I started a fetish with Russian Dolls this week, I dont really know why, but anyways here is an ornament I made for my christmas tree.

You can download the free printable at my site. http://craftbits.com/project/tree-ornament-matryoshka-russian-doll/
I am thinking a wreath out of these next...

any other ideas for Christmas with this printable?
4  CITY GUIDES FOR CRAFTSTERS / AUSTRALIA / Craft Events In Australia on: December 09, 2008 05:45:10 AM

I run/own/started a website called Craftgossip.com we have editors who write about everything crafty including events etc.

I am located in Brisbane and find it hard to source information about great crafty events here is Australia.

If you know of an event I would love it if you could drop me a message or email so I can find out more about it.

5  OCCASIONS AND HOLIDAYS / Winter Holidays / Jube Lolly Xmas Ball on: November 22, 2008 03:43:41 AM

Here is a jube lolly christmas ball I made. It's around  3 inch in size. I would have made more but I kept eating them. Smiley

I sealed it with a few heavy coats of spray varnish to seal them up.

here is a tutorial
6  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Junk Bracelet - Using broken and vintage pieces on: May 30, 2008 04:59:41 AM

Here is my attempt at a junk bracelet using recycled jewelry pieces, I seem to have an overwhelming amount of broken pieces so there is sure to be a few more in the making.

I have added the basic tutorial on my site, but of course you use what you have so everyone is original which is what I love.

I am still debating adding some more to it .. what you think room for more???

Tutorial http://craftbits.com/project/altered-art-junk-bracelet/
7  TOYS, DOLLS AND PLAYTHINGS / Toys, Dolls and Playthings: Completed Projects / Pimped Water Bottle Baby Rattle on: May 30, 2008 04:40:52 AM
I have a 8mth old who get's bored with her toys so quickly, that I have begun making them.

Here is a pimped up water bottle that she chases around the floor.

The tutorial that is on my site has got a few negative comments but I am sure this bottle is safe and lot's of fun...

I am racking my brain at some new ideas for new toys as she grows.

8  CRAFTY BUSINESS ADVICE / Crafty Business Discussion / Looking for a webdesigner on: May 11, 2008 01:02:37 AM


I am looking for a new website designer, but I am looking for a female orientated designer who creates modern style websites.

Does anyone know a good designer???

I am also looking for a web designer who creates in the style of dimensional digital scrapbooking.

if anyone can suggest some designers that would be great.

9  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General / My 1st Altered Art & Resin - Tutorial Link on: March 27, 2008 12:42:00 AM


I have been busy with resin  and put together this tutorial for my website.

there are more pictures, though u dont really need them if you are familiar with resin


Start by selecting a suitable background image, for this project we printed some green vines onto some computer paper.

Cut your paper background out to fit into the altered art pendant frame. Glue the image to the frame using some white craft glue, give the front of
the image a coat of glue at the same time and this will act as a sealer so that the ink does not run.

Once the glue has completely dried it's time to layout your cogs and watch workings. You can buy altered art watch workings from the link below, but alternatively for smaller projects you could recycle an old broken watch by taking it apart.

Once you are happy with the layout, pour a small amount of resin onto the top of the pendant, allow it to settle into the corners before blowing out any air bubbles with a straw.

Once it has set add a chain, ribbon or beads for a beautiful modern altered art pendant.
10  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Revamped Advertising Tote -Retro Album Cover on: January 16, 2008 09:54:17 PM

     This Retro LP Record Album Tote has been made using a recycled advertising tote. You know the ones you get free when you buy something over a certain value rather than a paper or plastic bag...

well the advantages of using a recycled tote, is not only the environment but it also means you can avoid sewing which makes it a perfect "No sew" project for kids and the lazy ones... (yep thats me Smiley

I visited a lifeline book fest and couldn't resist going through the piles of records, and this cover (along with a few more I have ideas for) jumped out at me. I love the flower theme.

I was going to embellish it, but it just looked too femininely crafty if that makes sense, so I went with this "al a retro chic look"

I have uploaded more pictures and a tutorial (if ya need it) on my website.
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