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.
November Crafting Tips & Tricks: Check out Kittykill's latest DIY video, How to Make Glowing Wax Globes!
Total Members: 314,618
Currently Running With Scissors:
302 Guests and 6 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: "die in a fire" & "zomgwtfbbq!" Xstitches  (Read 4879 times)
Tags for this thread: video_game  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit
« on: September 08, 2006 06:53:00 PM »

this is my first project post sooo hi!
i first picked up a cross stitch kit two years ago for something to do on a plane ride; it was a little blue snail that just reminded me of old nintendo games & pixels so i absolutely had to learn cross stitch. after that i did "bite me" and "do not f--k with me" from subversive cross stitch and haven't done anything since.
well, last month i had my wisdom teeth extracted and finished this one:

and i'm working on making a frame with fimo skulls for it...

this week i made these little guys -

the alphabet is from the subversive cross stitch book Cheesy and i found a page full of tiny black&white cell phone logos; the monster-guys were from one of those files, but modified in color with different expressions & a little grill.

sorry they're both still wrinkly but i got excited that they were finally done, lol.
i can't put this stuff down lately, really...not a bad thing because it's fun!
« Last Edit: September 09, 2006 01:55:40 PM by weeta » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Offline Offline

Posts: 1288
Joined: 31-Oct-2004

Plastic Rodeo Queen

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: September 09, 2006 05:22:15 AM »

cuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuute!!  Cheesy

This is an idea that I have played around with myself. You have done a great job. Any idea what you are going to do with the finished project?

Website  :  Flickr  :  Wist
« Reply #2 on: September 09, 2006 01:59:08 PM »


I'm working on a frame for the die in a fire one; I have a frame that fits the other one, but I may turn it into a book/journal cover later but really I don't know, haha. I tend to make things first, with absolutely no direction, then they either just sit around or I think of some neat way to use it later Wink

« Reply #3 on: September 09, 2006 02:56:28 PM »

The first one is so awesome. I haven't seen and black aida fabric before.

Rose Boutique for awesome one of a kind handmade earrings!

« Reply #4 on: September 10, 2006 02:04:52 PM »

I think this might be the greatest thing I've seen all day...
I call her Vera.
Offline Offline

Posts: 1618
Joined: 15-Feb-2006

The hero of Canton

View Profile WWW
« Reply #5 on: September 10, 2006 06:57:18 PM »

I may be forced to steal these... I love them!

I'm just learning, and most of what I have are nintendo sprites and a few really complicated patterns I found online Sad

I hate cute stuff....I just haven't been inspired by Subversive for some reason Sad

(\__/) This is Fat Bunny.
( o.o ) It has taken over, and eaten the unbelievers.
( > < ) Copy Bunny into your signature or be EATEN!

www.rattleheadgames.com - for all your gaming needs!

http://www.wists.com/shewolf I wish, I wish, with all my heart.... Smiley
« Reply #6 on: September 10, 2006 10:44:03 PM »

The first one is so awesome. I haven't seen and black aida fabric before.
thanks! Smiley I got the black aida at Joann fabric...I've seen it at walmart before too. I love the way it looks but it's really hard to work with unless you have a ton of light.

I think this might be the greatest thing I've seen all day...
that is the best thing i've heard in weeks Cheesy glad you like them!!

I may be forced to steal these... I love them!
I hate cute stuff....I just haven't been inspired by Subversive for some reason Sad

I kind of feel the same way about subversive...i'd love to do one and give it to my grandma, or something, just for a giggle, but once i finish one i don't really have any use for it. the bunnies etc make me want to punch babies. I've been doing entirely too much google image searching for tiny weird icons that i can turn into patterns.
well anyway, here's the pattern for the zomg one...i need to clean up the die in a fire pattern but i'll post it when it's less sloppy tho.

« Reply #7 on: September 14, 2006 10:40:38 PM »

These are too cute (in a non-cutesy way). And you used a non-white/ivory Aida cloth!

I share the sentiment of subversive xstitches. Nice to look at and definitly brings a different air to the craft, but I'd never in a million years have something like that hanging on my walls...but I also enjoy that they use traditional flourishes (something that I'm working on including in my designs).

Cages or Wings, which do you prefer? Ask the birds. ~ttb, J. Larson
« Reply #8 on: September 16, 2006 01:18:56 PM »

Way way way too funny -- my boyfriend LOL'd.  Our guildleader (we're geeks, we play World of Warcraft) is always saying Die in a fire! -- if you post the pattern for that one I'll so make it for him for Christmas. 
« Reply #9 on: September 17, 2006 06:06:21 PM »

die in a fire! now clean!

dhaunae, I initially made this for my boyfriend to hang on the wall in his office (he's a gamer too and is always telling people to die in a fire, haha) but I think he chickened out Tongue ohh well

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Clipboard Photo Display
Party with a Pumpkin Challenge Winner: Floral Pumpkin Centerpiece
November 15, 2017 Featured Projects

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

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 ©2003-2017, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.