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.
October News: Kindness Craft Challenge   Vote for your favorite entry by Sunday, October 15!
Total Members: 314,458
Currently Running With Scissors:
168 Guests and 3 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Copy Cat Challenge?  (Read 1145 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit
« on: July 23, 2005 07:48:06 AM »

How about a copy cat challenge where you copy a "real" item.  I think it could be anything clothing, furniture, whatever, and you wouldn't have to actually have the "real" item, because I think a picture would be enough.  Maybe you copy something that is expensive, but use "cheap" materials.  There could be a set spending limit, or you could just show the difference in cost between the "real" item and your item.  Also, I don't think that the crafted item would have to be exact, but could be similar to/inspired by the "real" item.  I'd love to see what everyone comes up with.  Does anyone else like this idea?

I got the idea for this from all of the posts I've seen where people ask for help in making things that are too expensive for them.
« Last Edit: July 23, 2005 07:51:06 AM by sewberrycrazy » THIS ROCKS   Logged
Tutorial Contributor

Offline Offline

Posts: 729
Joined: 03-Sep-2004

there's no substitute for time

View Profile
« Reply #1 on: July 23, 2005 12:37:18 PM »

duuuuude! this is awesome! i do it all the time cuz i'm too cheap to buy the actual thing. man!!!! i hope they pick this one!!!! yay!


Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 1022
Joined: 16-May-2004

View Profile
« Reply #2 on: July 23, 2005 07:45:06 PM »

I'm in.
Would we have to have to all have the same "real" item, or could we choose our own?


I want your lungs to stop working without me.

« Reply #3 on: July 23, 2005 08:01:40 PM »

I think it would work best as a "choose your own" like the other challenges have been.
« Reply #4 on: July 24, 2005 10:28:21 PM »

I love this idea, kinda reminds me of the show, The Look For Less.

If you are not vigilant and demanding of your talent everyday, you will slowly become what you hate.

My wist!!
« Reply #5 on: August 06, 2005 12:53:45 PM »

Oops!  I see I wasn't the first to have this idea  Tongue


I searched this topic before I posted, but I missed it somehow.  Sorry!
I guess great minds think alike   Grin
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Mini Top Hat
They Only Love You For Your Brain
Meatless Monday: Creamy Spinach and Potato Baked Eggs

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.