Edythe Heilner, Tampa Bay, FL, US

craft interests: crochet, embroidery, jewelry making, paper crafts, sewing

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Gender: Female

Member Since: 03/08/2009

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Felt Baby Shoes

I found a tiny pair of newborn size felt baby booties at an antique show.  They looked to be from the 1930's.  They were so very charming I just had to buy them to display in my own...

Shabby Heart Hanging Ornament

I've been redecorating my guest room and wanted to have that cottage, shabby look that is so welcoming and comfortable.  I think this hanging heart does the trick. I used worn cotton...

Felt Christmas Tree Stack

I'm always looking for ways to use up my scrap fabrics, mismatched buttons and random beads.  It makes my craft dollar stretch just a bit farther.  You know, waste not... want not.  I...

Felt Bird Christmas Ornament

I made this red bird from an old wool coat I found in a friend's barn. It's about 4.5" long and makes a very cute tree ornament. 

Steampunk Clockwork Bee

This bee is the perfect project for random jewelry findings, stuff from the junk drawer and old vintage watches.

Paper Cupcakes

This is a set of 3D birthday greeting cards with the message inside the cake.

Fabric Bracelets

This is made from handwrapped fabric, embellished with seed beads and fibers, coated with stabilizers and strung on waxed linen with spacer beads and an elastic and button closure.

recent comments

Re: Paper Cupcakes

When you pull the candle up a small card with a stamped greeting is hidden inside the paper cake.

The paper cakes themselves and a tutorial on how to make them is available at my etsy shop.

Re: How to Recycle Fabric Scraps...into Restyled Shoes!

I am all over this. I think I will make some new shoelaces to go with them and maybe add a few charms at the tail end.
Thanks for the idea.

Re: Book Giveaway: Jenny Ryan's Sew Darn Cute!

I have a new granddaughter who would love the sweet little things in this book. Please enter me to win.

Re: Book Giveaway: The Bold and the Beautiful: Button It Up

A button collecting friend of mine died last year and I have tons of her buttons. I'd love to turn them into something beautiful to memorialize her. This book and the ideas in it could be miy answer.