I Love Sewing, Painting and Pretty Much Anything Crafty

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    I've wanted an alien tumblr type shirt

    for so long. They are so cute, but I'm cheap and none of them were ever 'just right'. Today I remembered I have a couple plain white shirts and got excited. I used paint and EXPO marker. EXPO for the purpose of 1.) From experience, it lasts way longer than Sharpie (weird since...
    kittenasylum kittenasylum
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 23, 2014

    I'm Crafty

       I'm a crafty person. I have always loved takking arts and crafts in school. That was one of my favirote classes that I took. I couldn't do gym at all. So, i made up for that some place else. I took a lot of extra crickler classes. I  have always been for crafty...
    acjf acjf
    22-25, F
    Sep 21, 2010

    As a child, I loved when my mom would take out

    her yarn, fabrics, and threads. I'd be right there next to her to see what she was working on. She showed me how to sew with a needle and thread, then later how to hem the bottoms of my jeans and overlock the edges of my blankies on her machine. I crocheted my first wobbly...
    arailia03 arailia03
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 25, 2015

    Crocheting is one of my favorite hobbies!

    I am in the midst of making a multi-colored, multi-pattern afghan. I just finished a hooded vest tunic for my sister and I think she will love it. Does anyone else here crochet? I would love to hear some of the things some other people have made Bri :)
    TheMeBMini25 TheMeBMini25
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 23, 2014


    Hi all, I just wanted to say hi and introduce myself. I'm Cheekycherryuk and I love to sew. While my mother is a seamstress I have in the past 3 years taught myself how to sew and have a lovely new sewing machine and serger. I adore fabric of all kinds and have recently...
    cheekycherryuk cheekycherryuk
    31-35, F
    Dec 28, 2012

    I used vintage fabric l had to sew a dress.

    .it was awesome to be able to give 2015..life to a 1983 polyester plaid. ......every one loved it.
    CocoJourney CocoJourney
    56-60, F
    Nov 10, 2015

    Another thing I've wanted:

    and American Horror Story shirt. Done. Made a stencil with paper and put tap over the cut-outs before I cut it so it'd be a little more sturdy and just liked in with EXPO marker. It was a tank top was way too big and the arm holes were cut so I stitched up the sized with the...
    kittenasylum kittenasylum
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 24, 2014
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