truebluemeandyou: DIY Shrink Plastic Dinosaur Necklace. I am reblogging this because I’ve been through my archives and patterns that used to be free are now pay patterns, well known DIY blogs are just gone and and have deleted their archives (probably because of sraping site that are scraping my blog as well), and tutorials have disappeared as blogs “rebrand” themselves. I have learned my lesson: if I like something I download it immediately (like the Harry Potter Monopoly game and the amazing papercraft printables for Hogwarts castle and grounds).
DIY Tatty Devine Inspired Dinosaur Necklaces using Shrink Plastic.
- Left Top Photo: $180 original.
- Right Top Photo: Tamed Raven has a detailed tutorial on her Dinosaur Skeleton Necklace
here (and she sells them now in her Etsy store).DEAD BLOG
- Lower Right Photo: Cthuliz has good info on the type of shrink plastic to use and solutions to problems you may have, and downloadable PDFs for the Dinosaur Fossil Necklace she’s created here.
DIY Cat Bookmark Tutorial from One Artsy Mama. Since you are using soft wire this should be quite easy to bend and hammer depending on the look you want. Also, you can make a smaller version for a necklace. For one of the best DIY Wire archives go here.
DIY Labyrinth Talking Door Knockers Costume from She Wolf Studios. These were made out of polymer clay and attached to a bra with a harness to hold them up. I’m trying to keep all the puns out of my head right now. Go to the link to see how this was made and tips Brittney Benjamin can offer after making this spectacular conversation starting costume. First seen at Geek Crafts here.