Thursday, March 1, 2012

Project Pinterest: Baker's Twine

Last week, I attempted to make this baker's twine with crochet thread and permanent markers.

Pinned Image
Pin here.

Yeah...that didn't work out so great. Let's put it this way, the marks on the string were so bad I couldn't even get a picture.

But then I went to Pinterest and tried again and found this tutorial using white thread and embroidery floss.

Pinned Image
Pin here.

My version actually came out really well! It was super easy to do, and I love that I can make this in any colors, and I can even combine colors other than white, as long as I have the thread!

The Rules: 

1. Decide which pin you'd like to recreate.
2. Create it!
3. Flop or success, create a blog post about your re-do and include the original pin's url.
4. Add the Project Pinterest button to your post so others can join in too!
5. Link up and check out other bloggers' posts!

Alright, well, I"m going to go crawl back to bed and hope whatever this horrible cold/cough/fever thing is goes away soon! But you should go check out some of the other projects by clicking on the Project Pinterest badge up there!


Mary Pat Siehl said...

what a clever idea!!

i recently joined piterest and made my first recipe from there--angel chicken--and boy oh boy was it awesome!!! hubby is already asking to make it again!

Katie said...

Ooooo...that turned out awesomely cute!! :)

Katie said...

PS...I hope you're feeling better soon!

SarahinSC said...

It is so pretty, but what is baker's twine? Like to tie up a turkey's legs when you cook it? I'm clueless! Hope you start to feel better pronto!

Sally said...

Hi Katie! This is really convincing and "real" looking. LOVE IT! Hope you feel better soon! ~Sally

Annette said... go girl..

Allison Hoffman said...

great job with persistance!! Hope you feel better soon!

augcott said...

Those are really cute .... great idea! said...

That did turn out great!!! I hope you feel better soon!!

Mary Jo Rhoda said...

Glad you found one that worked!
I am going to have to pin that.
Love, love, love Pinterest!

Hope you feel better soon!

Becky said...

Sorry the first try didn't turn out so great, but the second one is awesome!! Hope you're feeling better today!! :)

Tracy said...

Happy to see it worked for you....even if it was the second time trying :)
Looks great.
Hope you are feeling better. Nothing worse then being sick on the weekend, unless you can still miss work ;)

Patrice said...

Love your version!

Honey Mommy said...

Good to know! I had already pinned your first pin, so I was very interested to hear how it turned out for you. I will definitely have to try the second one.

Ashley Rock said...

Ohhh I LOVE twine!!!

Vanessa said...

I tried this exact thing a few weeks ago. I'm glad to know it wasn't just me. What a great solution though!

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