Friday, January 22, 2010

~Oh Vintage Lace, how I love thee!~

Good morning my fellow crafters!

I had such a great response to the layout I did last week with the
big fat raindrop on it, I thought I would make a quick
video tutorial of the lace flower I made...they are so quick
and easy to make, plus they look fabulous! I love saving $$ and making
my own embellishments. I am thinking about making some hair clips too!
You can find yards and yards of vintage lace at Goodwill or on eBay!
It is so beautiful, I love it all!

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Have a crafty-liscous day!


Kray said...

I would never thought of that to buy vintage lace...I will need to check out our stores.

I tell ya Cristal....I think you should develop your own line of scrappy most certainly have the talent for it.

Anonymous said...

Thats awesome, thanks so much! I actually have HEAPS of lace in the cupboard that I intended on sewing with, but never could find a reason for, now I have a reason!

Thanks again!

Leah Crowe said...

I just got some helmar in a box yesterday.. so excited to try it out.. wonder if I have any vintage lace in my drawer? Awesome tut Cristal!

Niki_Ray said...

OMGosh I am going to have to make this..thanks for the tut video :) and I love cheap so its right up my alley :) TY

Saren said...


Thanks for posting your videos! Love them :o)

Tammy said...

I can't wait to try this. I love the look of the lace flowers. Thanks for sharing!

debbiefitz said...

Awesome tutorial, Cristal!!

Tricia said...

love those flowers! What kind of adhesive did you use? I couldn't catch it in the video and I'd love to give it a try.

Pinky said...

I used Helmar 450 quick dry but you could also use hot glue if you cannot find Helmar, it is hard to find but oh so worth it!

Dayna said...

Thanks for the great video! I love how simple they are to make and they look adorable. I'm definitly going to try this one...nothing better then saving a few $$ and having fun doing so.

Jenny said...

Oh My this are so fab! I need to get some lace here LOL
Thanks for a great tutorial! XXX

sPaRkLiNg sCrApBoOkS said...

omg Pinky, thanks so much for this- it would be great to save some $$$$$! See, Kray says you need your own line too- I'm not the only one!!! Pinky's Place,
Pinky Mart, Pinky Rocks, I need to go on? You get the picture! xOxO

melody said...

oh yummy! i wuv those flowers! thanks so much for the tutorial chickie ~ and yep..i gotta agree with kray...*you should develop your own line of scrappy stuff*'ve got it goin on chickie!


Anonymous said...

I tried these out and blogged about it here:

Came out Gorgeous, Thanks for sharing!