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Posted by Emiemi 6 years ago | last reply 6 years ago
Sometimes woodcarvers will work off of patterns, if you have any patterns you've created and would like to share you can post it here!!!! You can also post an idea for a pattern (including roughly what size you would want it to be) for a woodcarving project, and maybe one of the members of the group can create the pattern for you.
Posted by LoneWolf 8 years ago
Trying to get a jump on my costume this year for halloween and I want to a) plan ahead better, and b) base it on my character in Second Life. Problem is I have been looking at everything from shower curtains to upholstery materials, trying to find a solution, without much luck. Mainly due to the "best" match for what I want to try being an upholstery category material (and even that isn't.. quite right), but I have a lot of yardage involved, and it costs like $27 a yard or something... :p Basically, what I am looking for is something rubber like, so flexible, not overly "glossy", with enough thickness it can be layered, but with fairly fine detailed patterning on it. The original "suit" this is supposed to mimic looks a bit like layers of flexible armor, layered over each other, but both due to the design not being mine, and the prospect of, once done, photoing the result, doing a bit of Photoshopping on it, and "replacing" the in-world version I currently have, I want to make it slightly different. The problem, of course is that I am running into a problem of finding any material, never mind what fits the bill, save for, maybe, buying just smooth, rubber sheeting, similar to inner-tube material, then trying to do something with it. But, how, if I had PVC rubber, do I add texture to the thing (other than, for example, trying to airbursh a pattern over it, which I have zero skill at)? Nearly everything is the wrong material, too big a texture, or just.. not one that will work. Mind, best possible texture would be something like: http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b194/Dakra/Tech256.jpg But, that ain't happening, so.. something like: http://image.shutterstock.com/display_pic_with_logo/75178/75178,1310971434,2/stock-photo-hi-tech-background-blue-metal-texture-81298300.jpg or even a very small pattern or honeycomb, like: http://images.colourbox.com/thumb_COLOURBOX2412500.jpg Would work. Heck even if I had to decal the stuff on, somehow.. But I am at a loss here as to what material to use (mainly do to finding a place to get it cheap, and not in some insane amount), and if I can get it, how to make the result not look something like the attached image, or better, add the texture to it I would like to see. Any ideas at all?
Posted by Kagehi 5 years ago | last reply 5 years ago
If you want some free knitting patterns, like baby booties, baby hats, lace hats and shawls; go visit this site: Knitting My Favorite Craft And by the way...soon Christmas is here...well, at least if we want to have som knitting projects done before Christmas we might start now! On the same site we also have free Christmas Knitting Patterns for you to download. Welcome!
Posted by karennerak 5 years ago | last reply 1 year ago
I'm trying to sew a beaver. However, I can't figure out how to create the patterns to make the body. He's a cartoonm beaver, and the body looks kind of like a.. potato. Any tips on how to create that shape with fleece? Here's a picture of him: http://www.autostraddle.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/4.png Thank you so much for your help!
Asked by Batryn 4 years ago | last reply 4 years ago
Christmas is coming and I really want to make a tooth plush for a dentist. but I need some help for the pattern. Can you guys help me please? The one I want to make is the I heart guts tooth. I have a link to the picture. http://www.sourpussclothing.com/get-flossin-tooth-plush.html Can someone please help me with the pattern or instructions?
Asked by Wai-LungC 3 years ago | last reply 3 years ago
So I had a problem choosing a pattern that I was going to decorate a notebook with. I looked up patterns and designs on Google images, but most were either all too complicated or just not appealing to me. So I decided to create my own design. I had a few guidelines for the design: 1. It had to reflect my personality somehow. 2. It can't be too complicated 3. I had to like it, of course. I looked around for inspiration on Google and Ikea, and found this design where it was a feather with stripes surrounded by lines, circles, and curves. And it hit me, a picture surrounded by different patterns. Since I'm Asian, I immediately thought of a cute panda. Then, I google searched a tutorial for a panda, drew it, and behold, a panda! After that, I thought that it needed more, so I started drawing random ovals behind it. The ovals looked too plain so I thought about adding more, with patterns! I drew a variety of patterns in the ovals/circles and the picture is my result. If you look close enough you can see my other attempted patterns on the back of the paper, including feathers and toast. I'm just random like that. Pip pip toodley doo!
Posted by t0ast-tastic 6 years ago | last reply 6 years ago
I'm looking to make my own men's suit - i.e. jacket and pants. Does any have, or have a link to, patterns for a suit? I can't find anything using google, but not having looked for patterns before, there may be an awesome resource out there that I don't know about. We are hosting a Zoolander-theme party, and I want to make an awesome suit out of animal/snakeskin print material. As a side note, how much effort would it be to make a suit? I'm not talking something that you could display as art, just something that looks the part, and wont fall apart on the night. Thanks! Alex
Posted by trialex 11 years ago | last reply 3 years ago
Would anyone have a Basket liner pattern that I may use? I have a large picnic basket with two flap openings at the top and would dearly like to line it so I can use it as a sewing basket. If you can help me I would really appreciate it. Or if you have any other ideas of how to pretty it up that would be great too. Thanks for your time, Judy
Asked by jude1965 6 years ago | last reply 6 years ago
I'm trying to find a bunch of patterns for various pieces of medieval garb. The idea is that I want to make a bunch of outfits from my book, mostly as visual aids, but also as cosplay (because it's way more fun to dress up as your own characters than someone else's). If anyone can help me find the patterns, I need them for: Tunics (both laced and otherwise) Trousers Hooded cloaks Kirtles (sleeveless and long-sleeved) A buckled leather jacket (i.e. a jacket with buckles in place of buttons) (it's for a male character, by the way) I would preferrably like the patterns to be free, but, if not, I need them to at least be downloadable. The jacket will probably be a little tricky, since it's leather and not a very common design, but if anyone can find somewhere that sells them fairly cheaply, let me know. Of course, I'm not going to dump the work on everyone else and then slack off. I'm going to keep searching as well, so I can compare ideas and suggestions from everyone.
Posted by timmycutts 6 years ago | last reply 6 years ago
Ok, I'm kinda looking to gather some general statistics related to people with a DO-It-Yourself/Constructive/Experimental personality. To a degree it has to do with left-handed/right-handed issue, but I want to take other traits and preferences into consideration. Please humor me and give me some details. I'll post my results and possibly a few guesses as to what they mean. 1)What kind of grades do/did you recieve in school? (A,B,C,D,F) 2)Are you right-handed, left-handed, or fully ambidextrous? 3)What types of books/articles do you read? Novels, How-To, Socialogical, etc. 4)Are you multi-lingual? 5)Were you raised in a one-parent or two-parent home? Other? 6)Do you consider yourself an optimist, or a pessimist? 7)Are you religious/spiritual? 8)WHat is your one greatest priority in life? 9)With most of your projects/experiments do you: succeed, fail, quit, procrastinate.
Posted by skunkbait 10 years ago | last reply 7 years ago
I found a knitting pattern I'd love to make real, but I have never knitted off of a pattern. I was able to get the bread and butter of it down, but I'm confused by the #-#-# format I'm seeing all over. This is the pattern I am using: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/22-23-1-cashmere-dress Thanks in advance!
Asked by DoctorWoo 4 years ago | last reply 2 days ago
I have tried to download a couple of patterns and when I hit "PDF Download" and another site pops up that says to download pattern, you have to download this other program. I tried to download the program because I REALLY wanted this pattern. It really screwed up my computers- and I STILL could not download the pattern. Is there any other way to print these patterns without messing up my computer?Thank you for your help! June Hearn
Asked by junehearn 5 years ago | last reply 5 years ago
I am getting married on halloween & would like to make a bleeding human skull cake. I have searched all over the Internet & can't find anything on how to make the 3-D skull. I all ready have the bleeding part worked out. If anyone has any ideas I would really appreciate it.
Asked by myevilqueen 9 years ago | last reply 9 years ago
Hello everybody, I have added a step 8 to my instructable: The Madylight 2.0What the Madylight 2.0? It is YOUR Madylight ! Show your creativity on this support. Create your pattern in black and white according to the following dimensions: 1181px x 1181px in 150 dpi.Contact me by private message and I will take care of the rest (ZIP file, simulation of the final result in 3D and credits)What do you think of this idea?Who is interested?(There are already two new patterns available at your disposal!)
Posted by Greg Madison 11 years ago | last reply 8 years ago
Where is the pattern for the pink lady bag?? Sorry, I know it must be obvious to 1000,s but me!?
Hi Crayzee here, has anyone found a pattern for a Dougal the dog toy out of the TV Show "The Magic Roundabout" My youngest has juuuust discovered the show and loves him. Help!!!?
Asked by crayzee 9 years ago | last reply 4 years ago
I have two online shops that I think you might be interested in seeing..the sell handmade baby items and home decor items and pdf crochet patterns.http://www.capecodconsignments.etsy.com andhttp://www.thecraftsboutique.com I am under the shop name Sandy's Cape Cod Originalsplease go check us out and maybe sign up for an online shop for yourself at the crafts boutique..thanks for lookingsandy
Posted by capecodcrochet 10 years ago | last reply 10 years ago
When I was a girl, in the 1970's, my Mom found a series of patterns for making Barbie clothes that didn't require sewing. Now I have several little girls around who want lots of Barbie clothes but they can't afford the prices. It would mean a lot to me if I could find these patterns to help them make their own clothes. As I recall there were dresses, pants, tops, etc. The clothing was tied on in various ways and the items were just cut out and ready for Barbie to wear. If you happen to know where I can find these patterns, please let me know as soon as possible. I would also be interested in really simple patterns for Barbie clothes. It needs to be something that a young girl can make with little or no adult assistance.
Asked by auntwrenny 9 years ago | last reply 6 years ago
I've been designing and crocheting my own items-sweaters, shawls, purses, backpacks, scarves, gloves etc for over 15 years now. I just never thought to write them down. I need help. If anyone knows of a free program, free template, or a free tutorial for how to put a crochet pattern down on paper, I'd be SUPER Grateful! Thanks in advance to anyone who answers! I'd be happy to crochet for anyone who would like something. At this point I only sell by word of mouth, which in my way of doing something is that I make the first item for whomever (usually a friend or casual acquaintence) asked me to do it-usually for free. If someone whom That Person knows now wants the same item in a different color or texture, size, etc...that one I charge for. I have never used someone else's pattern for sale items. And, believe it or not, In my 25+ years of Crochet, Knitting, and all other crafting I've yet to make anything for me. I'm my worst customer, I guess...lol. The list of things I've made for others, just for them to have, birthday gifts, Christmas gifts, baby showers, bridal showers, and a bunch of other reasons for crafting, is Super Long. Probably in the mid 5,000's.
Asked by AnniedoesFiberCrafting 6 years ago | last reply 6 years ago
I have four slabs of foam about 3" thick, each: L 32 5/8" X W 14 5/8" I plan to sew box-type cushion slip-covers for each. How much yardage should I buy? I figure I should add about an extra yard for errors? Any advice in this regard would be greatly appreciated. blessings
Asked by seth310 9 years ago | last reply 9 years ago
I'd love to find a knitting pattern for a chill pill, similar to this one by artist Ben Cuevas - any clever knitters out there who can design one?? http://thelittleknittery.bigcartel.com/product/artist-ben-cuevas-knitted-chill-pill-workshop-sun-dec-5th-2-5-p-m
Posted by gorgeous junk 8 years ago | last reply 8 years ago
I'm new to arduino. I managed to get one working for my phoenix headpiece, however I'm working on a new project and would love to make something with multiple patterns on about a meter of neopixel strip. I'm not that interested in learning how to write arduino code, and after struggling just to get one basic pattern working last time I am wondering if there are either out of the box controllers out there with pre-programmed patterns (does this exist?), or good apps for generating code that offer something other than frenetic chase/blink type patterns. I really like more organic and/or slow fading patterns. I've found a few things searching online, but given my newness I'm having a hard time narrowing in on what would be best for a total noob :) One alternative to arduino that came up was Pixelblaze, in case anyone has ever used one of those controllers.Any advice welcome!
Asked by Natalina 2 months ago
A couple of weeks ago, I bought an Ativa (Office Depot store brand) wireless mouse on sale for $15. It appears that they were clearing out stock, because they no longer list it on their website, but this is the closest thing I've found. I like the mouse, particularly because there is a built-in charger in the wireless tranciever for the two Ni-MH AAAs it takes. Yes, AAAs, the link is for a different mouse.Problem: Lousy resolution, I think. the wired Lenovomouse that came with my computer worked just fine on my smooth, blank desk surface, but this one requires much more of a pattern. I don't like mousepads. Scribbles with a pencil work well so far, but they smudge after a day or so. I want to put some sort of pattern on my desk for it to read. My best idea was a laser-cut random bitmap stencil and a can of black spray paint, but I don't have a laser cutter. Ideas?
Posted by CameronSS 10 years ago | last reply 10 years ago
Sprite Stitch is a neat blog devoted to turning classic video game scenes and characters into cross-stitch patterns. Since that just means gridding them out and picking suitable colors, it's also a great resource for all sorts of projects: knitting, mosaics, or even LED art. Who doesn't want a Pac-Man scarf, a Super Mario Brothers tiled shower, or a glowing wall of Space Invaders?Bookmark this one for future use. I'll be referencing it when we redo our bathrooms.
Posted by canida 11 years ago | last reply 11 years ago
I was looking for some time and couldn't find anything I liked. I tried google sketch up but that was poopy for what I'm trying to do. I also saw Wild Things (or something like that) but it looked like it only does like hats and stuff. It also needs to be free if at all possible. Thanks!
Asked by jtp139 8 years ago | last reply 8 years ago
I was thinking that old nylon stockings could be used as crochet yarn such as plastic grocery bags are used. Has anyone tried it? If so, how did you prepare them and what did you crochet (or make)?
Asked by jacaja 9 years ago | last reply 9 years ago
Where can I have my personally created art designs, printed on fabric, to sell by the yard. I need a price that will allow me to sell retail and make a profit.
Remember needlenoodle's winning crochet project Amigurumi and the Perils of Deep Sea Diving? She's back to share another free pattern for these adorable baby puffer fish with us on her website! While you're there, scope some of the other awesome free patterns, and get a look at the book, Creepy Cute Crochet, which I know some of you used as inspiration for your own Critters Contest entries. And as always, be sure to share your creations here on Instructables! Click here for free pattern
Posted by scoochmaroo 8 years ago
I'm looking for a light women's coat pattern that's fitted through the bust and shoulders to the waist, and flared at the bottom. Knee length if possible, but I can always lengthen it. Military style, perhaps? I'm looking to put an EL wire design on the back, so it needs to have some support but nothing to heavy, as it would be a costume piece. Thanks!
Asked by BanasLabs 7 years ago | last reply 6 years ago
Hi, Thanks for reading my question. I've been looking for a simple arduino code that repeats a couple of button presses. In my search I came across http://nakubu.com/post/25 this code repeats the button presses. But the thing is it only repeats when the button is pressed and the time in-between the presses. The program doesn't record the time the button was pressed. Can anyone help change the code so it records a complete pattern? TheExternalDisk
Asked by theexternaldisk 6 years ago | last reply 6 years ago
Does anyone know how I can make a sewing pattern for a tiny teddy bear or does anyone have one? Idealy, I'd like the bear to be about 4 to 6in tall and as I am very new to sewing a very easy one would be preferable! Machine or hand sewn.
Asked by mrsthursday 6 years ago | last reply 6 years ago
I can't print out the pattern for the mobius apron: https://www.instructables.com/id/mobius-apron/. I couldn't get it to print following the directions for the Firefox browser. I don't have the same choices in the Firefox dropdowns as shown in the youtube instructions, maybe because I am using a Mac computer. So, I joined as a pro member to be able to download the pdf. That is even worse, have no ability to enlarge the photos to be able to print full size. Would someone step me, the computer illiterate, through the process on how to do this? Many thanks, Montanaweaver
Asked by Montanaweaver 4 years ago | last reply 4 years ago
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Posted by Kiteman 10 years ago | last reply 10 years ago