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Looks cool an a great way to recycle a deck of playing cards if a few go missing but are still in good shape.
How precious! What a priceless gift:)
Cool as well as useful:)
What a great idea! Will have to try this some time. Thanks for sharing this with us:)
I like this version - so adorable!
Would be fun to make and serve on April Fools Day...it does look like grilled cheese and tomato soup.
Cute idea! Will use this next year. Thanks for sharing this with us:)
I love the addition of the spider web design to the shells:)
I love this idea and it will go perfect with my mummy vase. Thanks for letting me know about this:)
Great way to use an old CD. Will have to see if I have any old AOL discs lying around and try this. Thanks for sharing this with us:)
This is cool. I would love to see a how-to and give it a try:)
Great idea...this would be fun to make for Halloween. Thanks for sharing with us:)
Adorable! Thanks for sharing this with us:)
This is cool!
This looks awesome:)
It looks great!
What a fun idea for summer drinks! Thanks for sharing this with us:)
They look cool:)
I love this idea and going to do this around Halloween. Thanks for sharing this with us:)
Cute hat! Will have to try this some time. Thanks for sharing this with us:)
They look great!
Sounds delicious. I will have to try this some time. Thanks for sharing this with us:)
This sound interesting; I have never heard of using these ingredients in a broccoli salad but it sounds good. Will have to try it some time. Thanks for sharing this with us:)
This is really cool!
Awh, this is so cute!
Sounds interesting! Will have to try it some time.
Adorable! You are very talented.
They turned out great! I love the details on the boots.
They look awesome!
Cool idea! Thanks for sharing it with us:)
I like your version better than the original. This looks very 70's disco and would be so fun to go dancing in.
Looks very chic.
You must have the patience of Job - good work!
Awesome! You are very talented and creative. Thanks for sharing this with us:)
This is amazing!
Very clever, original and funny!
This sounds yummy.
He's adorable! Hard to believe he is made out of just one sock. Going to try this some time. Thanks for sharing this with us:)
It looks awesome!
It looks adorable:)
I didn't know there were even 7 ways - I made a lot o paper beads but never have never heard of thought of 4, 5,and 6. Thanks for sharing this with us.
I love all of the different colors you incorporated.
I like the idea of adding green chiles - will have to try that. Thanks Stevie G!
I like how it looks.
Looks great! Think I am going to try to make this. Thanks for sharing this with us!
How cute! I love the little bow embellishment.
This is awesome! I love how this looks. Will have to check out shells at the dollar store the next time I go. Thanks for sharing this with us!
Fun idea! Going to have to try this some time.
Thanks for sharing this with us!
I like how it looks. Great job! Looking forward to seeing more of your projects.
Pretty - I like the longer length - more flirty as it leave a little more to the imagination.
How cute! May have to try this some time. Thanks for sharing with us!
Great idea! May give this a try some time. Thanks for sharing it with us!
Very lovely! Would never have guessed these were candy wrappers. Going to have to try this some time. Thanks for sharing this with us!
I love the idea of adding scented tea - I am going to try that.
This is wicked awesome!
I looks great!
They are awesome!
I love how you included a dangling "brain" below the "Zombie" lettering.
Thank you so much for sharing this! My Mom used to make this all the time but did not leave any recipe behind (she passed away 10 years ago) and I wanted to share this treat with my son and will be making this soon.
I love them!
I love it! Would make a great X-Mas present for a fella.
Lovely! I like how you incorporated a charm into each letter - very unique and original.
These are adorable!
Very spooky cool!
Very cute! I could use another pin cushion...going to try making this some time. Thanks for sharing this with us!
Anyone can participate in making a dolly for donation.
Here is the link
The current drive is for 132 dolls -
32 girl dolls, and 100 boy dolls by November 2010.
c/o Santiago Church
21682 Lake Forest Dr.
Lake Forest, CA 92630
I could never figure out how to do this - thanks for sharing this with us. I am going to try using the cat one in my emails as I am a cat person.
Sounds delicious! Going to try this some time. Thanks for sharing this with us.
Awh, what a nice card for your friend! It is super cute.
They turned out great!
Sounds interesting - will have to try this some time. Thanks for sharing this with us!
LOL! I love the Batman theme - very creative!
Great way to upcycle an old pair of boots! I love how they turned out.
Cool idea! Think I am going to try this some time. Thanks for sharing it with us!
They are very cute! I love the little bow on the orange one.
This is awesome! I am going to do this next Halloween.
Thanks for sharing with us!
These are awesome!
Cute idea! I would never have guessed it started out as and empty cardboard core of masking tape.
Awh! He useful in addition to being super cute!
Looks great! What a wonderful idea.
Very cool and clever! I love how you make the usual cheery Barbie look so evil in the one pic.
Sorry to hear about your bad experience with the bugs - that might sour me on birdseed too - hope you got your money back.
Didn't have a problem with the birds trying to eat it when the kids were playing but birds around here are fairly skittish.
Maybe in larger cities like New York City where people feed birds all of the time and they have no fear or humans wouldn't be a good idea - wouldn't want to recreate a scene from Hitchcock's "The Birds".
My son still preferred the messy sandbox for his cars, but this wasn't as messy and it was fun because it was something different than what he was used to.
LOL. Very clever!
Great idea! Thanks for sharing it with us.
They look cool. I like the white one the best.
Very different! I am going to put this on my stuff to try list.
What an awesome idea! I am going to try this some time.
LOL. Very cute!
I love the idea of adding jelly beans! This would be great to serve at Easter.
Thanks for sharing this with us.
The throw is awesome!
Nice upcycle of an old magazine!
Very cute and original!
These are awesome! You did a great job - I would never have guessed they were a DIY.
Very clever! I am going to have to put this on my projects to try list.
Thanks for sharing the tutorial with us!
What a deal! It looks great. I think this will have to go on my to do list. Thanks for sharing the how-to with us!
This is super cool! I am putting this on my projects to do list.
Thanks for sharing the how-to with us!
Awh, how cute!
Love how it looks! Going to put this on my projects list.
Very creative and looks great!
LOL about the cat supervising!
Games are always a great way to introduce children to another culture, but yours is super special because you used your creativity to make it and I a sure it will encourage and inspire the kids you teach.
Your swap parnter is lucky - They are adorable!
As bangs are in this season, this is an awesome idea to achieve the look without making a commitment to them by hacking your own hair.
Looks and sounds delicious! Going to try to make this some time. Thanks for sharing it with us!
Very cute and I love the colors that you used on this!
Nice upcycle of turning old socks into something adorable!
My son would have loved something like this when he was little.
LOL. Very cute!
Cute! Make it look like corseted boots.
Adorable! Would be so fun for a little girl to play mermaid in.
Would be great for a zombie costume.
Great idea! Thanks for sharing this with us.
Great way to turn what was headed to the trash into a cool treasure.
Cute idea. This would be fun to have at a party.
Does sound like it would be great for St. Patrick's Day. Thanks for sharing this with us.
Cute. I like the buttons down the back
Looks great! I love it in the purple color.
Very cheery, especially on a cold winter day.
They are adorable!
It is amazing how different people call it different things. I was told by a former co-worker that they are also called "toad in a hole".
Very creative and I love the square eyes.
He looks like a real hedgehog in the pic where he is in your hand. Great job!
How adorable! I like the idea of fish I don't have to worry about killing by feeding to much or having the water too hot when changing tank water.
Wow - looks like an entirely different chair. What is a flathead?
Looks and sound yummy. Thanks for sharing it with us!
Looks great - you should totally host a tea party and encourage your friends to dress up too.
Original and interesting - going to try this one some time. Thanks for sharing this with us!
Looks great! Going to try this some time.
Cute idea to use up old baby socks.
Looks delicious! Will have to try this some time.
I love the girly touches on the bags.
I love the fabric of the pants used for this project - looks very lovely.
Would make a great Halloween decoration.
It is beautiful!
Love the colors! What a unique baby gift.
Very cool idea. What did you use to attach the pictures to the drawers?
Lovely. I love all of the draped chains.
Gives me a sugar high just looking at it. I love how colorful and unique it is.
Sounds and looks yummy.
Cool upcycle of an old LP and how you incorporated the pictures and the song list on it.
I like the mix of plaid and black on the jacket and skirt.
Very original and looks great - I thought it was leather when I first clicked on the picture and would not have guessed that it was made from fused plastic bags.
Super cool! Pac Man is my all time favorite video game.
I wish I was a knitter. I love Wallace and Grommit and I love how he turned out. Great job!
Thank you Jet! He's a wonderful young man, even though at times he tries my patience.
Looks cool and comfortable.
Very unique way to restyle a pair of trousers.
I like the shading and the addition of a band name on the shirt.
I love how it turned out!
He is very cute.
He is very cool. I have never seen a crocheted squid before.
Very cool and a great way to use up old magazines!
I love the addition of Reeces Pieces around the edges.
These would be great to make for a Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday party. Thanks for sharing this with us.
It looks fine. If you like ruffles, you could add a ruffle around the neck that picks up one of the colors in the skirt.
It's adorable! Would love to see a How-To on it.
It is very cool and perfect for a funky fairytale birthday. Hope that you had a wonderful 16th birthday!
Looks great! I am sure your swap partner will love it.
How adorable! This would be fabulous for a baby shower.
Very original and geeky cute!
It looks great! I love the use of the old broach in center.
They both are lovely, but I like the one with the crystal heart the best. I also like the copper wire instead of the silver - gives the necklace a very different look.
Looks great! You should post at how-to.
I love that this made withe crescent rolls. Thanks for sharing this with us.
I like all of them, but especially the Marilyn Monroe one.
They are very lovely.
LOL. Very clever! This would be quite a conversation piece to wear.
Great idea! Think I am going to try this one. Thanks for sharing it with us.
Looks adorable and yummy. Your son is lucky to have such creative parents.
It did turn out lovely.
Awesome! I love all thing Pac Man.
Would be cute for all sorts of craft applications and you could also use wood stain if you wanted to give them a different look.
If it they are were going to be used on a garment that will be washed in a washing machine very often, you would probably want to use a waterproof sealer (available at any hardware store), glaze or resin, as the water will cause them to swell and weaken and cause them to break over time.
I love the little owl on the tree - cute idea.
Looks very summery. Great upcycle and good job on your first sewing project.
LOL. Very original and they look comfy (although maybe a little chilly for the North Pole).
It turned out very cute!
Great idea and they look much better opened up.
Actually this sounds delicious. Going to try it sometime. Thanks for sharing it with us!
Very festive and adorable!
I never would have thought to add pineapple and ham - sounds delicious!
I love this sweatshirt version!
These are fabulously cute!
Great way to upcycle what could have been trash into something pretty and uselful.
I saw Joy Kampia's previously and loved it, but I like yours better - it looks much more comfortable and cosy. I hope you won the contest as it looks great!
It looks fabulous!
Awh, its adorable!
Looks great. Thanks for sharing the video with us!
Glad it that you liked it and I like the idea of trying it with apples - thanks for sharing this with us!
Looks cool. Would love to see a how-to on this.
I love how the Kool Aid front turned out!
I love all of the details on this - it is amazing!
I like how you have displayed this. This really does make a wonderful keepsake for Grandparents and parents like and great way to get even very young kids involved in crafting by using the finger paint to make handprints.
I still have one like this from when my son was little and it does make a wonderful keepsake. Also kids like to show off how much they have grown when they visit by comparing the size of their hands when they were little to how big their hands get as they have grown.
This looks fabulous!
To Toxic Tea Party - Edward Scissorhands is a character from Tim Burton's 1990 movie of the same name that was portrayed by Johnny Depp where he was created by inventor that died before finishing him which left him scissors for hands. Sort of like an adorable humanistic goth pinocchio. If you have never seen it is worth taking a look at. My son is in his teens and saw it a few years ago an loved it even though to him it is an "old" movie because it came out before he was born.
More info at http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0099487/
Lucky Mom. It is adorable!
Great way to upcycle a paper bag into something useful and pretty.
It looks cute and comfy. I kinda like the dropped sleeves on yours better; it give is more of an unstructured look but with style.
I looks amazing lifelike. Great job!
This looks great!
Good explanation of what eggnog is by TK Rainy above. I have never heard of advaakart and couldn't find it in when I googled it so I don't know if is similar.
I live in the US and eggnog is readily available in the dairy case, but it doesn't sound like it is in other parts of the world. Cat Morely posted a recipe on here for eggnog if you want to try it: http://www.cutoutandkeep.net/projects/eggnog
If you have never had it is sort of sweet and creamy like a milkshake, but not as cold and not as thick and is more syrupy and has the flavor of a rich custard with nutmeg. I use the version without alcohol, but if you use alcohol it adds a bit a warm, slightly fruity kick to the mix.
Sounds yummy. Have too much to do before Christmas, but going to give this a try sometime. Thanks for sharing it with us!
The cake looks great and it sounds delicious.
Very pretty and I love all the layered ruffles.
It is awesome! This is better than any gift you could buy as it is personal to her and you took the time, thought and effort to do it yourself and the results are very professional looking.
These look great!
What a wonderful gift for sis! It looks very classy with the flourishes around the cassettes and the jewel embellishment.
This looks amazing. I admire your patience as this looks very time consuming.
I have always been to intimidated to make an actual quilt but your tutorial makes it sound very doable and the quilt looks fabulous - going to give this a try.
Great way to upcycle an old soda bottle into something lovely! Thanks for sharing this with us.
LOL. How cute!
Very unique and interesting looking results.
I love the idea of making the prints more solid and into faces!
Pretty. I all the different textures on the card.
This would make a nice beach cover up.
They look cozy - great idea!
This is awesome!
Admire your patience for all that hand sewing - turned out great!
Cute! They would also make cute Christmas tree ornaments or embellishments for gifts.
I like how it looks with the different colored tabs.
LOL. How clever! He looks cute no matter what color he is.
Looks great! What a lovely and thoughtful gift for your Mom.
Very cool! Would be great for a Summer party.
I love it plain in a clear color. Looks very classy.
Great way to upcycle an old magazine in to cute, creative Christmas ornaments.
Cool concept. Would be great for Halloween.
These are so adorable! I think I will make some of these for a friend for Christmas. Thanks for sharing this idea with us!
This looks great! I love the textured bumps.
Looks very ethereal and would be fun to wear.
LOL. Besides being a fun redneck/gag gift, it would make a great gift for a bachelor party too.
Very lovely and unique.
This is so adorable! I wish I had the skills to make this.
Very clever and original.
It is hard to make corsets that don't look like "loving hands at home" made them and yours looks very professional - fabulous job!
Very clever! Love the Gary the Snail popcorn ball and using his food bowl for dip is genius. Thanks for sharing this with us.
This is really cool and think I will try this sometime. Thanks for sharing it with us.
Sounds yummy. Will have to try this sometime. Thanks for sharing it with us.
Awh, how cute! This is a great way to upcycle orphaned socks.
Looks great! I love the different shadings of the cassettes on the shirt.
LOL. This is really cool and creative!
Very original and stylish.
Very colorful. Would be great conversation piece to wear to a party.
I love this idea! I think I will make some of these up for Thanksgiving. Thank you for sharing it with us.
Fabulous! LOL on getting your cat in on the act.
What a wonderful and useful gift! You did a great job making the Batman.
Cute idea...is almost like summer in jar.
Cute dress - this is one a definitely want to try. Thanks for sharing it with us.
Cute idea! Would be great for a summer picnic.
Adorable and very creative.
LOL. How clever! I will have to keep this in mind for next Halloween. Thank you for sharing it with us.
Looks very stylish.
Very lovely. I love the fabric.
I love how you made it into a spiderweb design.
Very cute and much more special and durable than what you could have bought commercially. Don't be surprised though if he uses it to tote toys around in - that is what my son did with his when he was younger.
The colors and shading on fondant looks very realistic. Could you share the receipe and technique that you used to create this?
Very creative and it looks great!
Looks fabulous! Great job.
Sounds yummy. Will have to try this some time. Thanks for sharing it with us!
It looks awesome. I love the pleats and wide trim.
Very creepy cool!
Very lovely. What a fun apron for a child.
What an awesome tactile teaching tool!
Very cool! Looking forward to the tutorial!
Sounds delicious! I will have to try this some time. Thanks for sharing it with us!
It is amazing how detailed you have made them for being so tiny!
I love how yours looks pleated on the edges and more structured - great job!
Would never have guessed it started out a tape ring. Great job!
The look great!
This is a great way to upcycle a lonely sock in to something cute.
Pac Man is my fav video game - great job!
I knew I was saving all those bags for a reason - thanks for a way to put them to good use!
Fab upcycle of what could have been trash into something useful and modern trendy looking.
Adorable! I love the blanket stitches around the edges - gives him a more monsterish look.
It's so cute!
They look chewy and delicious!
No too flowers are the same so they are perfect. They look very sunny and happy. Hope that your sister had a wonderful birthday.
I love cocount - I am going to have to give this a try sometime. Thanks for sharing it with us!
It looks awesome! A how-to would be wonderful. Christmas is coming and many teens on people's Christmas list are Twilight lovers and this would make a fabulous gift.
Fabulous! I love Wallace and Grommet.
What a retro cool was to store/display earrings!
Very clever to make the boo boo bag into a cute shape!
It looks very dainty. What part is a yogurt container?
It turned out awesome and I love how you used different flavors of cakes and cupcakes and different filling and also carried the theme over to the cookes - a little something for everyone!
He is adorable!
Nice way to dress up a scarf! It is also a unique way to make a flower.
How were the wings made?
They are funky cool!
I love the bedroom! When I first saw the picture I thought it was of an actual bedroom. The stencil work on the wall is amazing.
The living room looks like it could use a loveseat or couch for when Blythe's friends or boyfriend come over - there is a tutorial here by another user on Cut Out and Keep
I have made some stuff for my fairy garden and for Barbie that might work well for you garden for you Blythe doll, such as a frog pond, campfire and barrel that I have posted how-tos here that you might be interested in.
It is adorable!
Great idea! This would be fun to make for a kids treat.
Great save by using the lady buy in the center - I like this version better than the original one.
I love how girly this one is!
Awh. How cute! I love this idea and will make one next Easter. Thank you for sharing this with us!
It is very lovely. I am a novice at crochet - was it easy to make?
It looks fabulous! I love big bags and with it being leather is would be very durable.
If I run across a leather skirt that is reasonable, I am going to make one of these.
How cute! This would make a great Easter card too.
I love how it looks. Great job!
Would make a unique gift bag.
I love this idea!
Great idea using the cow to make the cutout!
They are adorable! This would a fun treat to make for a pre-school or grade school treat for the class, or even make up the cupcakes ahead of time and let the kids decorate after having a lesson on owls.
I love this idea! It is definately going on my "To Do" list. Thanks for sharing it with us!
Nice cake. Sounds like you have fun.
This looks like it would be fun for kids (with adult supervison) to make and eat. Thanks for sharing it with us.
This sounds delicious!
This is amazing! Thanks for sharing it with us!
Very cute. Looks like they would be blast to go dancing in.
I like the cake better than the cupcakes as there is much more contrast and definition and looks like it would be fun to make and eat.
Yours looks great. I love the smiley face with the crust on the plate in the last picture.
Agree with Linda. This is super cute and I love the embellishments above the ruffle.
Does sound delicious. Will have to give this a try sometime. Thanks for sharing this with us!
What a wonderful idea to display not only your lovely unique glass, but store your earrings and turn the whole thing into a wall decoration.
Lovely - would make a great catch-all for change or other small items.
Looks and sounds yummy!
It is super cute and I love the color a fabric - very original!
You are welcome and what a great scoop for smaller animals and for each animal to have it own scoop!
I love the little lock and key drawn on the back - very clever!
I like using a print shirt to make this - great idea!
Very unique concept and it looks great!
Very original and adorable - have never seen a guinea pig cake before!
Very lovely and I especially love the flower detail.
This is cool! Did you use a stencil?
Looks like it would be as fun to make at they would be to eat.
Very original and a great idea! New Dad's usually are left out in the whole "new baby" celebration experience and this is a great way to get them involved.
These would be great to make for a zombie party or for Halloween!
Looks like a fun cake!
Cute and clever!
I love the zebra print and it looks kitty cozy - you can tell you kitty likes it.
How adorable and you did a great job!
This is a much lighter alternative to how we made these in the 80's when marbles were used instead of pony beads.
Would make a great, personalized present. You could even make it a particular theme and make it sort of scrapbook page on an orament.
Very pretty and I love the candy swirl looking center.
Great way to pretty up a room.
The flowers are very lovely.
Nice upcycle and I like how you backgrounded some of the different letters with different blocks of color.
Cute idea for a romantic dinner or Valentine's day.
How adorable! I love the big ole red lips on this.
These are cool! I love the corseted ones.
This would be cool for Halloween.
Very lovely. I love all of the golden curly ques.
Great idea for a birthday party, bridal shower or even a simple wedding reception. Thanks for sharing it with us!
I haven't done much with polymer clays yet and don't have pasta machine, but this looks cool and I may try it sometime.
I really liked the tips, like keeping it separate from food utentils and stacking the two deep baking dishes on top of each other to limit the fume exposure in the oven.
Pretty and a great way to summer up any room.
The lace detail really dresses it up.
This would be fun to try. Thanks for sharing this with us!
I love this idea! If I run across any cool old wire chairs, I am going to give this a try. Thanks for sharing this with us.
Great job! It looks very allurring.
Thanks for sharing the tutorial with us - it is not something I would make for myself, but if ever get the opporutnity to make one for someone else, I will keep this in mind.
This looks delicious!
Looks like a fun kids project - is going on my to make list (put probably closer to Christmas).
Thanks for sharing it!
Great job! I thought it was an actual ice cream bar when I first looked at the picture.
It is super cute!
Looks cute and comfy.
Very cute and I love the choice of fabric and trims.
I love the leaf design.
Very lovely. It is cool that your Dad is not only supportive of you Mom's crafting, but is also a crafty person in his own right and makes her looms to craft on.
How adorable! It is cool that he can "hang" from things.
How adorable! I love how you used the fruit rollup to make scarf and jelly beans for the buttons.
What a great idea!
The next time I make one of these I will get one of those battery operated tea lights to stick through the center.
Very pretty! I have a "blooming" tote bag that I still adding felt and other flowers to and this would make a good addition to it.
Thanks for sharing this tutorial with us!
What a great idea! I love the "portal cookies" and "bat wings".
Congrats on your 300th post and thank you for all of your creative ideas and creating and maintaining CO+K - it is one of my favorite craft sites.
Very pretty. Would me much more comfortable with having the yarn on them also - I never liked to wear them because the rubber/plastic always irriated my skin - this would eliminate that. Thanks for sharing it with us!
Very pop artish. Would be great to give to a dental hygentist or wear to a party as a conversation starter.
Your daughter is lucky to have such a crafty Mom - it looks great!
Nice upcycle. When I first saw it I thought it was made out of wood panelling.
Nice bag and I love the "secret" pocket star decoration. Awesome idea!
Awesome idea for a Madonna party and it looks great!
How adorable! I love this idea.
The minature ones are adorable and would be great to make for a grade school treat or school carnival.
Great way to turn trash into a treasure. It looks great!
It looks great! I love the purple ribbon with a red skirt.
It should, as the Amazing Goop "glues whatever bonds forever". I did a test run through the with just the stones with interfacing in a pillowcase 3 times and they held fast.
I would recommend, as with any top that has studs or any 3-D embellishments, wash inside a lingere bag or zippered pillowcase to avoid them them from catching on other items and falling off or possibly damaging other items.
Another possibility would be to put them on removable yolk that you would attach with Velcro instead of putting them on the T-shirt.
Very pretty. I made a long sleeve version too but used and old polo - I definitely like the way your t-shirt version drapes and will be on the lookout a garage and thift stores to try this. Thanks for sharing it with us!
Would be a great way to make an ordinary breakfast special for a kid to be served "Hamster" muffins. Awesome idea!
They are prep meets punk metal fab!
Awesome idea! I can't bear to part with any of my existing albums, bu twill be on the lookout for one at the thrift store.
Very pretty! I think I will make some and glue them to my "Blooming" tote bag.
I just thought that the bottom part was cross stitched and you had used an iron-on for the photo until I read the full post.
You did a great job - it looks amazingly real!
Very cute and colorful!
What a fun idea! Most soap recipes are somewhat intimdating, but this is an easy one with two simple ingredients that most anyone could try.
Very cute and summery!
Would be a great way to use up scraps of fabric and/or customize to fit an outfit.
Boy, this brought back memories! I remember making these when I was in grade school. This is a great craft for kids to make (with supervision) not only because it result in a fun and cool looking toy/decoration, but it builds confidence as it does not take a lot of skill to get great results. I remember thinking, gee, if I can make something this cool, what else can I make?
Great way to turn trash into a treasure! This would be a fun project for kids to make.
Nice upcycle of an old pair of jeans.
They are adorable! They are going on my projects to make list. Thanks for sharing them!
These sound delicious and I am putting them on my project to-do list. Thanks for sharing them with us!
Congrats on being featured here on CO+K with the lemon slices and thanks for the link to the felt food group on Craftster!
This is so cute! It is going on my to-do project list for my great niece. Thanks for sharing it with us.
This is awesome! Could you post a pic of the original pic?
What a wonderful and creative tradition!
Very creative! I especially like the outfit in picture #5.
Very creative and it looks very cozy. It is awesome that you dyed the yarn yourself.
Very pretty - this would be fun to wear to costume party.
I lover the spooky etheral look that this method produced. Awesome!
If you carry a lot of stuff in your backpack or bookbag it seems like the spiral spine get bent up and then the paper doesn't tear evenly - doing this project would eliminate that and give you twice as much paper to work with - you could even put a slightly larger piece of paper or cardboard between the two notebooks if you wanted to use it for two different subjects.
Instead of cutting the wire out you could just unwind it from the pages.
My son loves soft pretzels! This is going on my projects to try list. Thanks for sharing it with us!
It looks great with the dress. Nice job!
Nice upcycle of a men's shirt. This would be great to use with a shirt that had special meaning to someone.
Cute! I am making felt foods for my great niece for Christmas and am adding this to my project list.
Thanks for sharing this!
Very clever and a great upcycle!
They look great and what a thoughtful clever gift for your friend to remember you by.
When I saw this I thought "cute dust bunny"! This would be great to make a less than tidy friend with a good sense of humor.
Nice upcycle - it looks great!
How adorable! I might make one of these for my great niece. Thanks for sharing this with us!
Very clever to use spoons to make the eyes and tail on the cutie!
Very colorful and peppy and I love that they are called "fairy lights" - would make a great gift for a young girl.
Awh, he is cute!
Looks great! Imagine it took a lot of patience.
Cute! What little boy (or snake lover - I work with a woman who used to love and have snakes) wouldn't love this.
Sounds interesting and imagine that the beans would absord the chocolate and coffee flavor to produce a healthier than typical type brownie - is one I want to try!
This would be great to wear for a special summer outing and thank you for putting it into a tutorial here - I have dial up only and it cannot handle Youtube or any other types of videos and would never even thought to make something like this on my nails.
This looks great for summer!
Great upcycle and tutorial.
They look spooky when you hold them up to the light with the glowing red eyes. Awesome!
It is very pretty and intricate.
Wow! This is really cool and a great upcycle of an old vinyl album.
I would never have thought use it as "canvas" for a painting and I love the colors on this and how the black vinyl background adds to the texture and shading of the painting.
Great way to use what you have on hand and they do sound yummy.
Great idea and sounds like it would be not only more affordable than a leather bracelet, but much more comfortable.
Sounds invigorating. This would be great to make and give as gifts.
It turned out great!
Great idea. This would be cool to wear to a party - would be a great conversation starter!
Looks like a very fun skirt and flamenco dancing sounds fun.
My son would like this as he likes to eat the noodles straight of the bag and dip the raw noodles in the seasoning packet.
Awesome idea! Think I am going to start saving candy wrappers as this would make a unique gift to make a teen.
Great upcycle! You could probably sell these on Ebay or Esty as a novelty gift for others that are Royal Crown lovers.
Great upcyle! You could probably sell these on Ebay or Esty as a novelty gift for others that are Royal Crown lovers.
Nice tutorial and I love the "kitty" ones.
Great job! You are very talented.
Great idea and they will last much longer than real roses.
Makes me wish I had a color printer. Very adorable!
Great idea! Makes me wish I drank coffee just to get my headbands organized.
Nice, easy to understand tutorial. Thanks for sharing it with us!
Looks very comfy. Great way to upcycle old t-shirts!
Nice tutorial and I love how this looks.
It looks very cute.
I remember using such a loom as a kid and it was fun an easy. It is awesome that this was made from an old tin can. This is going on my projects to do list.
Thanks for sharing it with us!
Sewing you own clothes opens up a world of options to customize and make unique, one-of-a kind items.
Congrats on your first sewing project - it looks great! Keep on sewing!
Great way to save an old love t-shirt!
This is a good basic list and person could build on this depending on what type of crafts they are into
In mine like to keep googly eyes, a seam gauge, a seam ripper and/or small scissors, snaps, velcro, buttons, zippers, black, white, red and glow-in-the-dark fabric paint, crochet hooks and at least a small ball of crochet thread in black and a small ball or two of yarn in black and white.
Very cool and I love how you attached the chain to the both sides of the shake.
Very creative upcycle!
I love the simplistic beauty of the flowers on the basket.
This is really cool and looks like something my son could use to put all his skateboard stuff in.
I love how colorful this bracelet is. Very pretty!
Great idea for toting around your supplies and keep them tidy.
Great upcycle of turning what would be trash into a lovely, cool treasure.
This looks delicious!
I remember reading about this recently about someone who posted they had received a toy via the toy society drop. Very cool concept; however, if you don't receive confirmation about where it ended up it does not mean the toy did not end up in hands of a child that will love it; it could be they are too young to use a computer or there family doesn't have access to one.
Very pretty and unique.
Sad,but true, there are many people all over the globe styling their protective breathing masks...it is a sign of the times.
Heck, if you need to wear them, might as well try to decorate them (but still make them functional).
I am sure there are other out there, like me, that only have dial up and watching videos on Youtube is not a viable option and you make it look doable. Thanks for sharing this tutorial with us!
Great upcycle - it is adorable!
This is really cool and would be great to wear on Halloween. With how you have painted them they look intimidating.
What a wonderful Spring decoration! This would also make a great Mother's Day present for kids to make for Mom or Grandma with professional looking results.
Sounds very interesting and would be fun to try.
Thanks for all of the tips, hints and tricks that you learned along the way - seeing other crafters brave new territory inspires me try to branch out into unfamiliar territory.
Great way to upcycle old cassette tapes! Makes a great retro look lamp.
Great upcycle of old DVDs!
This sound like it would be good and I'll have to give it a try sometime. Thanks for sharing it with us!
Cool upcycle of old PJs!
This would be a fun rainy day project for kids or Girl Scout activity to make something cute and practice hand sewing.
Cute and functional - this would also make a great craft apron.
It is definitely a 70's dress! I used to have a dress similar to this as a kid in the 70's.
I am sure this is a fun dress for her or any girl to wear - I remember the big batwing sleeves made me feel like I was wearing a superhero cape.
I love the contrasting sleeves and the neckline.
Looks like it would be as much fun to make as it would to eat! This is going on my to-do projects for next Easter. Thanks for sharing it with us!
Unique and original - great way to freshen up an old tank top!
Very creative and great way to upcycle old eye shadow.
It looks very festive.
Great way to upcycle old jeans into something useful and adorable.
Great way to upcycle old hair clips.
I love this super sized Fish to Sushi plushie!
They are adorable and I love how you made them in diferent sizes.
It is adorable.
Looks very summery and a great way to dress up bookends.
It looks cool and comfortable.
I really like the idea of adding fresh fruit to the top of the pie - would be great for a summer potluck.
LOL. Very clever!
They look cute and sound yummy.
It is cute.
It is insanely adorable!
This sounds like it would be delicious!
Great way to add extra storage space.
I looks great and I love the "slime" that you added to the back of the bag.
I love the colors you used on your version.
I love the colors that you used to make yours.
It looks 100% better! I love how it multi-colored - looks very cheery.
I love how you have decorated the clips.
These are great to make cards with and it looks classy, yet fresh.
As some flowers can stain pages, you may want to lie the flower between a layer of wax paper on each side (it also make it easier to remove as some flowers can become very brittle or stick to the page of the book).
Sound interesting. I had never heard of an Azuki bean before. What sort of taste does it have?
Cool idea. I especially like the one that looks like red velvet cake.
This sounds like it would be great to make up batches for Christmas to give as an unique, personalized present. Who couldn'd do with a mini at-home spa treatment for a little you time in the tub after a long day.
I like it better as a square also and with the beads farther apart - it looks more like leaves that way.
He turned out great! I especially love the little Elmo earrings.
Great way to upcycle a bottlecap into something useful!
Awesome dress and very creative!
This looks great! I love the ideas of whipped cream for clouds.
I love the corseting on these. Great idea!
It looks very fashionable.
This is very cool - looks spooky and ethereal.
Very clear instructions and a great way to upcycle and old t-shirt. Thanks for sharing it with us!
Very colorful. Are they braided, knitted or crocheted?
I painted the disc of the "Starship Enterprise" project with the brush and it was a smooth surface the texture of the sock didn't really have much of an impact.
When I paint other items with the brush, I will note it here.
Very entertaining tutorial! I have all sorts of scraps lying around and this is going on my project to-do list. Thanks for sharing it!
Sounds delicious! Will have to try this sometime.
They look very nice.
These are cool!
I love it in purple! He looks fine wiht painted on eyes and would probably make it easier for flipping back and forth from fish to sushi.
On the ones that I made, I resorted to hand sewing the googly eyes on in order for them to stay on.
They are all very lovely and look like they would be fun to wear.
It looks very fashionable and like it would store a lot - my kind of bag! This is going on my to-do project list.
Thanks for sharing the tutorial with us.
Great idea for toddlers!
It looks great! What a wonderful way to personalize and jazz up a boring old binder.
Very professional looking and easy to understand tutorial. Also a great way to use up scraps of stash fabric into something useful.
Thank you for sharing it!
It look great! I also love how you used music themed fabric on the inside. What clever, wonderful gift for your friend.
I love how they turned out!
LOL. Too funny about thinking jellyfish were like gummi bears!
Awesome tutorial and it looks very elegant and stylish.
Looks cool. Would be great to use to make Warholian type of creations.
Great job on the t-shirt; I love the shading on the "shades" - looks very realistic.
Also a cool concept to start a trend and would be a great ice breaker/conversation piece at parties and clubs to a walk in wearing the shirt and the shade, especially if a whole group was wearing it (even though it would be hard to see in a dark club).
This would be great way to upcycle an old envelope (the the return ones that come in junk mail) into something useful.
Cool way to create and original design.
I thought it was a real rose when I saw it too. It is very lovely.
The dress is awesome!
I love the colors - they turned out great and will be a fun and unique surprise for your nephews.
I like all of the different colors in yours - it looks cool!
They are cute.
Cute recon and a great way to give old clothes new life. It looks very cute an stylish.
It is adorable. I think I would like to shrink it down and make it into a pair of earrings.
Very clever and classy. Could even wrap them fancy and give them as a present.
He's cute and colorful. I like the idea of using him as a keychain.
It is very lovely.
They are colorful and pretty.
Very funky and unique.
It is very pretty. I have not worked much with clay before but interested in learning - not sure what you mean by blending - do you roll it out vertically or horizontally?
It is super easy and it is one of the few craft projects that I have done that my teen son thinks is cool.
After Easter they will not only serve a decorative purpose, but likely hold memory cards, an MP3 player, batteries and other assorted small items so they will be easy to find.
I love how it looks too and how you use it as a candle holder surrounded by rocks.
I love how it looks and the tutorial is easy to follow. By having your 7 year old daughter do it also makes it seem much less intimidating to try (but she does have an artistic eye - she did a great job on this scarf).
I love wearing skirts in summer and yours look very comfy. I especially like the 2nd one with the split up the side.
These I cute. I love the little face that you added to them.
LOL. These are hilarious! They would make a great conversation piece to wear to parties would be a fun gift to give and make to your fav. dental hygentist or dentist.
Very retro cool.
Very clever and useful!
Great idea! I love the fabric - it reminds of Jim Carrey's "cloud" shirt on Bruce Almighty (on of my son's fav films).
Great way to upcycle and old keyboard!
What a lucky little girl! They look great.
He's cute and it looks well constructed and sturdy.
It is very retro cool.
Great idea for upcycling small buttons.
He's adorable! I love how you used the polka dot fabric on the bottom as it looks like suction cups.
Looks very classy and would be great at special occassion buffett or a party.
Very stylish and cool and I like your design better then many I have seen in stores startiing around $60.
Kitty obviously has taken a shine to it and that is what is important.
I looks awesome and I love the idea of presenting it with the chocolate covered strawberries and putting a chocolate covered strawberry on top of the mini-cheese cakes.
The mini-cakes would be great for a potluck, carry in or even as an appetizer for a dinner party.
Very original as most jean bags are cut off at or above the crotch area and have straps sewn on, but by leaving a bit of the leg on and using a cord for the straps they still look like shorts - cute!
It is very elegant.
My son loved crafts like this when he was younger and this and it helped him to build tacticle skills and confidence in preparing him to go to school with small successes with simple projects.
is cute and it is simple enough that even younger children can make or help make with supervison and proudly show of their creations to visitors.
I have seen cassette wallets, but I like this concept more as you use a zipper and an 8 track is bigger and would hold.
If I find that Styx 8 track when I clean out the garage this summer, I am going to attempt this.
He looks like an angry monster, but you got to love him because he is so cute when he is angry!
What a great upcycle! This is very lovely an unique.
These are adorable. I love Pacman! It is my all time favorite game.
Cute idea and great way to upcycle broken crayons!
The fur and feathers ones look very retro cool.
Cute and trendy. Reminds me a bit of the panda hat that Ben Stiller's character Tugg Speeedman wore in "Tropic Thunder" (I love that movie!).
He's adorable! I am sure your Mom will love him.
Cool idea! I love how the pins look like sprinkles on the cupcake.
They are adorable. I love the wonky eyes on the red one.
Well done! He looks great.
This looks cool!
Great upcycle! I like how they look.
Never heard of onion jelly before! I love onions and this sounds delicious.
I will bet all your son's friends look forward to playdates. These look yummy.
This sounds delectable and doable. My son is learning to cook and this looks like it would be a fun and easy project for him,
He's adorable and I love the plaid fabric on the inside.
It is very retro cool and I do love the fullness of the skirt.
This is adorable and original - never heard of a superhero marshmallow before!
This looks very pretty.
These are awesome!
This is cool. I love all of the chains with feathered wings.
She is cute. I love the little ears!
I had never and flower and candy bouquet before - very unique
These look like they would make a great gift or a great treat to make - would make you feel like you are at a spa.
This sounds delicious.
This would be a cool thing to make for Valentine's Day for the Snickers lover on your list.
Hope that the dog is found and returned.
This looks great and as it does catch the eye it should make people take a second look and stick out in their mind should they see Jake.
They were worth your extra effort as they are adorable and I love how you used different colored toothpicks to hold them together.
Great upcycle! The are very lovely and would be great to wear for Valentine's Day.
These are really cool and would make a great present for pre-schoolers for Easter instead of candy.
I like how the necklace looks too and thanks for sharing the How-To. This is going to go on my projects list.
It looks very festive and fun.
These look great - I especially like the pink one.
It is cute and I it is cool that you used the flowered print for the body as it makes it unique.
Great upcycle of old guitar strings and a great modern twist on a historic craft. It is very lovely.
Very original and I can see this design being very popular with the teen crowd.
I love th concept and I always say what isn't perfect means that it has a distictive personality all its own.
This is adorable, but just too cute to ever use.
They are very pretty.
These are adorable and would make a great appetizer for a winter party.
This is really clever and I like how it looks.
It is very pretty.
Great upcycle of turning what might otherwise be trash into a treasure; makes a unique decoration and great conversation piece. Would also be a cool gift to give a fellow music lover.
They look very roomy and love the pleated one with the flowers on it.
They are very lovely. The colors used in the second picture would be perfect to make and give for a Valentine's Day present.
What an adorable bracelet!
It brings back summer memories of my childhood where we would go out at night and catch fire flies in a mason jar and whoever got the most got a treat (a soda or a piece of candy).
If you have a keyring that is approaching what a jailer's would look like (like mine) color coding them, or even texture covering them with different fabrics if you have to look for them in the dark is a great idea. Thanks for sharing it with us!
I haven't made regular popcorn in years, but this sounds yummy.
Thanks, Mrs. T and thank you for sharing your wonderful how-to that made it all possible.
It is special to me as we used to have a Scotty dog, Dutchess, and she was a wonderful dog. Wearing the scarf keeps her memory alive.
Great upcycle! I love how the re-fashioned ones look.
I would have never guessed it held tools as it is fashionable enough just to be a snazzy purse and the yellow color makes me think of a bright, sunny day - very cool and creative!
LOL. Too funny (and very creative and cute too)! This would be one way to keep the guy(s) in your life from ever snooping through your purse again.
It is cool that you now have a fashionable bag to carry your laptop in that you were able to craft for free out of an old pair of pants and a strap off another bag.
With Valentine's Day around the corner this would make a nice, inexpensive gift to make.
This would be much better than what you could buy in the store because you could coordinate it with your outfits. They had similar bangles at Old Navy a Christmas for $7.50 ea. that were not as nice with limited color options.
It is cool that you crafted something for your fish and it looks great and I am sure he will enjoy it.
Great way to upcycle something that would have ended up in the trash into something useful and pretty.
They are both cool, but I like the skulls one the best.
It is not only pretty and stylish, but I imagine it is very durable too, being made out of duct tape.
I think it looks cuter with having one of the Olly's wonky - it shows he is a non-conformist and gives him personality.
Lucky boyfriend to be getting such cool shoes for his birthday. They look great!
I like the kayaking one the best - totally original.
These are very lovely and unique - have never seen dragonfly earrings before.
What a great way to upcycle magazines! It looks very artistic.
Awh! He is very cute! Your friend is lucky to be getting such an adorable coin purse.
It is very cute and is definatinly something they will use!
I like the colors that used to make him.
I love Pacman and these are awesome!
This would be a perfect cake to make for a kid's birthday as most are nuts over dinosaurs.
I like yours much better with the smooth body and the spots than the one at Instructables covered with the star tipped icing; he looks friendlier and more approachable (edible).
These are awesome! My son used to love Pikachu.
Great job and love the fabric!
I love this version with the striped fabric and the buttons.
Very unique and great way to upcycle!
They turned out cute and thanks for the tips as I have this item on my "to craft" list.
This would be great to make and keep in your purse for small projects. I sometimes take project to work to do on my lunch hour and this would be a great way to keep them organized.
Great way to upcycle an old box and get your sewing item organized in a stylish way. I love how you have made all the different compartments to keep it tidy.
I have made many necklaces out of paper beads, but never thought to make earrings and yours look great!
You can also use magazine pages to make beads as many of them have a heavier weight also, but if not you can use another sheet of paper and use a glue stick to attach it to the back of the page, then roll it.
You find pages that match colors in an outfit and make a custom piece to match the outfit and save the paper from going to a landfill all at the same time. What could be better?
Never seen a crocheted cauldren before - very original. These would be cute to hang on mini "Halloween" tree or for playing witch with a Barbie.
Looks very bright and cheery.
I had never heard of mamegomas before but yours sure are cute! Thanks for sharing the how to with all of us.
Very original and clever. It sure made me look twice!
Great idea and tutorial to reuse and upcycle. Using the card as a template is makes it super simple!
Looks like it would be a fun bracelet to wear on an evening out.
Great idea to keep colored pencils organized and easy to find and it looks super spiffy.
They look awesome! I love the comic strip layout on the sides.
This sounds yummy and will keep it in mind for next summer to use on hot days.
Very unique texture. This would be a great technique for bringing texture to a blustery sea or a stormy night.
Great idea to recycle old sim cards and they look techno cool!
This is really cool.
I love how you have done the eyes and how you coordinated the beak to be the same color as the wings.
I had never heard of paper piecing before, but as the things that you have made have turned out so amazing I am going to put this on my list of new things to try in 2009.
Thanks for the tutorial!
I like this version the best because of all of the colors and it is also a great way to recycle an old magazine.
Great way to upcycle something that would normally be discarded into something cute and clever.
This would be good to make bows for kid's hair. It would also be great to attach to shoes and decorate the shoes with the same candy theme or even decopogue the rest of the shoes with the same type of wrapper.
These would be great for a "Think Spring" encouragement on snow days.
Cool hat. Thanks for the tutorial!
It turned out really great!
It is really neat how you have used your own inspirations and talents to this project and the end result is amazing.
Great way to upcycle and turn old school LPs into modern glam bracelets.
I really like all the glitz and while might not wear it for every day, would be great for a night out or even just dressing up to go out to eat.
It is very unique and your tutorial if very professional looking.
Great idea! If I didn't rent I would put this in my kitchen. It seems like it is always a pain to get the pans out or find the right pan when I need without having to get everything out; with this, it is right at your fingertips.
This is the first time I have seen a woven duct tape purse -it is very different and I like the choice of colors and how the red weaves in with the purple and great thinking in using a manila folder material to stablize the bag.
Awesome quilt! Lots of time, patience and love went into making something as detailed as this for it to turn out so lovely and professional looking. You Mimi deserves lots of hugs and praises.
This looks like it would be great to wear if you have arthritis or pins in your joints if you have ever broken your ankle to give the extra added warmth that helps aleviate pain and much more fashionable an elastic brace or bulky ankle wrap.
It is inspiring that you have only been crocheting 2 months and turned out such a lovely and useful item.
My Mom was heavily into crochet, but I never quite got the hang of it. Since she has since passed on, I have been trying to learn to honor her memory and I am favoriting this as a possible starter project.
Thanks for sharing the link with the pattern and your experience and tweaks to it.
It looks very elegant and well made at first I thought it was a jewelry roll. It is very pretty and will be great for toting around crochet hooks.
Very creative upcycle of an old whoppie cushion!
While a rolls that are common are great for travel and portablily, at home having them in plain site is much better as they are not only easier to find, they sort of beg for you to use them and spur inspirations and with the cake theme, they also make a clever decoration and conversation piece.
Very clever idea...a crocheted crochet hook holder.
This would be a great idea to use up scraps of fabric from other projects to turn into something functional and well as pretty. Also would be great from traveling and if you have a lot of needles, make them easier to find.
It really does class up a pony tail.
Cute. He could also be adapted to make Southpark's "Kenny".
Neat concept! I had never thought to make a book in to a clock before. It looks very cool.
Awesome idea! This is going to go on my future "to do" projects list. Thanks for sharing this with us all!
This is a great idea. About how much fabric and fleece does it take?
Great idea! This is going to go on my "to try" to make list.
Great idea! I don't have the tools to do it (maybe will put them on my wish list for next Christmas though!), otherwise I would definitely give this a try.
These are cute! I like the one in orange the best.
Thanks for sharing your ideas.
The plastic bag idea is great for oversize and odd shaped gifts and I like the way the bag fluffs out over the top of the ribbon.
The rosettes made from wrapping paper looks like they would hold up better it shipping that traditional bows that get totally squashed.
Great personalization of your jacket. Very cute!
Awesome idea and they look very fashionable.
Cute idea! Looks like a bouquet of flowers.
Thanks for the tutorial.
This would be a great gift idea for tweens and teen girls to give to their friends.
It would also good present for a plumber as they use small mirrors to check the other side of joints in tight places that they cannot get to and you could make it look manly - my ex used to use my old pink Mary Kay compact and got teased horribly for it, but it would fit in his pocket and he could carry it around without it getting easily broken and got the job done.
It gives them something useful, but personalized and one-of-a-kind.
It also gives new life to something that might otherwise end up in the trash if you use a used compact for this project.
I am sure your Grandma will be very "hoppy" with it and want to "leap" for joy over your thoughtfulness to make her a present instead of just going out and buying something.
LOL. This is cool!
I have made cresent rolls with with a layer of cinnamon sugar and butter and to make cinnomon rolls and they are good. Jelly might be good and maybe frosting, but not sure how pudding would work out after being baked and cooled again.
Thanks for sharing this - I haven't made biscuits from scratch in forever, but will give your recipe a go after the next time I buy shortening (I usually use butter in everything instead).
I usually do it the other way around - buy Pillbury Grand flaky biscuits and then make the gravy from scratch and I am glad to see I am not the only person that likes to add cheese to their gravy - it is so much better that way.
The cat in oven is a riot. We used to have a cat, much to our dismay, that loved to sleep on the top of the stove.
These sound delicious! I am definitely going to try this sometime.
It is very unique and I love the pink straws with the glitter on the end and with being pink, great for breast cancer awareness!
Great use of a small space to study or just get away from everyone else. It is very well organize and inviting despite the limited space.
I love the paper bows and the cut out bow is very clever.
Cute and would make a great, inexpensive gift to give to co-workers and family members to get coffee on the go.
This is a great project for grade school kids (or older) to make something to welcome a new sibling to the family.
All they need to be able to do is to the the fabric around the edges (to make it uniform, the parent could baste around the edges to the line where the child needs to stop cutting)and tie both pieces of fleece together at the edges on all size.
These also make great lap blankets when you are on the couch watching TV or reading a book, or even an extra layer on top of your blankets in bed as they keep you very warm and toasty.
Great idea! You could also use larger lids, like those off of Gatorade, if you wanted to make a larger design.
Great way to recycle and old lightbulb and a stray sock into an unique Christmas ornament!
It does look easy enough for grade schoolers to do too. Another added bonus is that this is a safer option that just a decorated glass bulb because if there is an accident and bulb is broken, it is contained within the sock.
Great idea! Cards usually end up getting tossed, but an ornament can go on the tree every year and when you put it on the tree, you think about the people that send it to you.
The green one on the end is amazing...it looks like a real piece of candy.
Love the fabric!
Nice concept happy to hear that the strings were replaced with elastic to avoid a choking hazard making it baby safe. It looks like it would keep a bab toasty and cozy in cold weathre.
One thing you might want to add is a hole where the child safety seat restraints go so it will be car friendly.
Nice bag and with the thermal lining should make i super sturdy.
It is very pretty. If I had any bulbs that size I would try this.
What a great gift for your niece.
I like the 3 panel on th bottom and how you used two different types of prints on the top and the pockets.
Thanks for the tutorial - it is easy to understand.
It is wonderful that you have made such a nifty looking hat for your roomies son to play dress up in and encourage imaginative play.
The hat looks very well made and I am sure he will get a lot of use out of.
It is very cute and you have done a great job on the tutorial.
He is adorable! This would make a great gift for a child for Christmas also.
Thanks for the pattern and the tutorial.
LOL, love the evil twin idea! They both are adorable!
Looks cool. What sort of material are the tiles inlayed to?
He turned out really cute.
I have this project on my "want to attempt" list and I really like the colors you used and may go for a more tropical look myself.
I always like to try different salsa recipes and I especially want to try this one as it has garlic in it.
Wonderful idea and it looks very fashionable!
These sound great and unique and would go over great at a carry in. Thanks for sharing this with us.
It does look yummy! Will put his on my "to make" list for when Strawberries come back into season where I live.
Cute bag and the tutorial was easy to understand. Thanks for sharing it with us!
It looks great and wonderful idea for using up scraps from a stash.
This would make a great present for a tween girl for Christmas. Thanks for sharing it with us.
Great way to recycle and old bottle into something cool, fashionable and original.
Cute idea and great way to recycle/upcycle a burned out light bulb!
It looks great! If I was buying instead of renting and could do this I would.
Great way to recycle a broken controller. The earring are awesome and would make a great present for any Playstation gaming enthusiast.
Unique concept. Great way to use up old fabric scraps into a cool necklace.
Now this is my kind of bouquet! Even if you pick out the other person's favorite flowers, it could be people around them have allergies - no worries about that with a candy bouquet!
Whoever made this had a very active imagination and eye for creativity...I would never have thought to make a skeleton out of old tape cases and I would not have guessed that is what this was made out of if it was not indicated. Pretty cool!
Awh! It is yesterday. We used to have Scottie dog and think I am going to try to make it as an ornament in for the Christmas tree in her memory.
What a wonderful Christmas craft! It is very pretty.
I had never heard of doing this before and will have to give it a try some time.
This sounds like it would work very well for things that are washed infrequently like small throw pillows, wall hangings, purses or wallets, or not at all, like to decorate fabric to use on making scrapbooks or journals.
It looks like a professionally made cake and that you put thought, effort and heart into it I am sure made it all the more special to your hubby.
Sounds yummy...going to have to try it sometime!
I had never heard of sage butter before but it sounds delicious! Thanks for sharing this with all of us.
It sounds like an interesting dish - how much of each ingredient does it take?
Great bag for summer!
This is really cool. A friend's daughter is a biology major and this would make a great present for any wacky scientific type person or bug lovers.
They turnout adorable despite the ucky glue. They sort of remind me of the cute but evil critters on the South Park Christmas special.
LOL, cute idea!
These are cool! They would make a great Christmas gift for kids.
Looks tasty and festive and that it would be fun to make.
Great idea for a simple and inexpensive, yet thoughtful gift. I am going to show this to my son and suggest that he do this for his friends for Christmas with some Dale Earnhart fabric that was originally going to be a pair of sleep pants as all his friends are into Nascar.
Thanks for sharing your idea!
These turned out really cute. I have a whole sack of what we refer to as "the land of unmatched socks" and may try to make a sock creature in the near future.
Only one word of warning on making any sort of toys over any children under 3...not a good idea to use buttons, no matter how well you think you have sewn them on, pom poms, googly eyes or anything else a child can get off a baby/toddler could choke on.
Great idea! This will be perfect for wrapping small gifts, easy enough for kids to do and great way to recycle!
Cute idea! Think we will try this next year for Halloween.
Wonderful idea! My son is learning to cook and this would be a fun project for him. Thanks for sharing it with all of us!
Great way to recycle a old sweater into a cool holiday decoration or even a toy for little one's to play with and attaching the legs with velcro is genius.
I would have gone nuts over this when I was little kid as I loved playing supermarket and house and could have bought the stuffed turkey at the "store" and then taken it home and baked it in my "oven" (an old box decorated to be a stove) and then could pretend I was serving it by taking the legs off the turkey and serving it on a plate.
What a cute little doll you have and she looks great in the costume. I like the scales design and how it flows down her back but short in the front so she doesn't trip over it. I tis not only cute and creative but very toddler friendly.
Thanks for the tutorial! It is a great way to recycle what would normally be landfill fodder into something beautiful.
Wow. I would never have guessed that it was made out of old ties. What a great way to refashion ugly old ties into something amazing.
I don't know if I have the patience to piece all the pieces together, but I love this pattern and have favorited for my future "to try" list. Thanks for sharing it with all of us!
The cake is awesome and would not all the more memorable because you made it especially for her.
Anyone can go out and buy a birthday cake if they have the money...not everyone has the imagination, creativity and willing to put for the effort to make it themselves and just shows her that much more how much you love her.
We love cappuccino and can't wait to try to make a batch of these!
Thanks for sharing the recipe with us and the easy to understand tutorial.
They look delicious!
I like the fact that you use honey to sweeten the frosting and will keep this recipe in mind the next time I make carrot cake.
I love the abstractness of this bag - totally original.
You wouldn't need to rip it apart to add a lining - just use the existing bag to make your pattern, then add 1/2 inch or so to each side for the seam allowance and sew the lining together, then turn the existing bag inside out and stitch it to the lining at the top.
Cute idea. I don't think it would be creepy is you used face pictures of different friends, family and people in your life and things you like.
Would only be creepy if you just used pictures of one person - sort of obessive and stalkerish or just pics of yourself - sort of conceited, but even then, could make a great art project as people wonder about the deeper meaning of it.
My son saw this and said we just had to make it, so I went to the store yesterday and bought the stuff and he just got done mixing it and we will be having this with our dinner tonight.
Thanks for sharing this with all of us!
Great way to recycle! They are both cute.
Great idea! It really pretties up the package. I will have to try this when I start wrapping Christmas presents. Thank you for sharing this with us!
Nice recon and I love the skulls. Are they embroidered or drawn on with fabric paint or some other medium?