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Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Long time no posts? Bad blogger am I! Read my post for a free surprise at the end :)

I am unsure of the reason blogger says I wrote this 6 days ago, today is October-14-2013 so please ignore the wrong date above (unless of course this is the doing of The Doctor, in which case I guess I'm a time traveler now!!)

Been a long while since I've been back to my blogging. As always life away from my computer has dominated my time. I've been on the busy road of life recently, my daughter had her first injury which required a trip to the ER and tests as follow ups. She is doing well and everything is alright as of now (whew).

Busy craft show coming up (Oct 19&20) and I've been crafting my fingers raw! I'll also being uploading pictures of all my creations in the near future. I have been trying out a few new designs. Crochet dreadlocks, yarn falls, and crocheted bobby pin hair pieces. 

Few sneak peeks of my designs: (Sneak Peak Pictures are not my best looking photos, excuse my late night pictures hehe)
(Steampunk hair clip $17 each or two for $30)
 (Hair falls $18 each)
 (Sister Kitties $15 each or both for $25) 


Now for being my loyal followers and reading this LONG overdue post there is a free gift below for you to check out...

Now on to the fun stuff! This week, and this week only, I am giving away FREE version 4 of My Memories Suite. Just head over to their website, http://www.mymemories.com and paste this special code at checkout FreeTreatAL51 (this is the digital download only) if you want a cd copy you will have to pay shipping. Tell your friends to follow my blog and they are welcome to use my code too! But be quick it is only active today (10-14) through 10-21 :)

Thanks for following me and dealing with my long and slow updates! 

~ Melz

And by the way after the craft show anything that doesn't well will be up for sale in my etsy shop!

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Colors

One of the things that first draws my attention is the colors.

Recently I have been loving my rainbow yarns. Some patterns just look beautiful is self striping yarns!

Inspired by hippie designs I created a 13 point flower which I then altered into a wrist cuff with 3 buttons and 3 straps.

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

My Memories Give-A-Way DRAWING

Well it seems that my give-away only had one entry...So that makes for an easy win! HAHA!

Congratulations to Teresa over at Rhainnon's Tid Bits I can't wait to see the scrapbooks you make!

Remember everyone you can still use the code: STMMMS70725

You will receive $10 off of the program, and a $10 coupon for their online store!
(note: I will receive a commission for your order.)


Thanks everyone for reading my post, even if you didn't enter!


Teresa-I will send you an email with the information for your free program!

Sunday, October 2, 2011

Chakra Zun Scarf

Forgive my delay at posting, my daughter and I have been sick and I haven't had the chance to post an update!

I finished my special Zun Scarf, which became a gift for my inspiration friend, the Chakra Zun Scarf!!

The scarf if created in the same way the other Zun Scarves are created. 2 skeins crocheted in rows carrying the yarn up the side 'braiding' it. I used one color so that the Chakra colors were the main focus.

Each Chakra color circle is hand crocheted and then hand sewn on with black yarn.

The scarf is approximately 8' long by 2.5" wide.


REMEMBER::
My give away ends soon! Enter your name for a chance for free digital scrapbook software!!

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

New scarf completed

Just a quick teaser photo as to what the new scarf will look like... So check out the picture at the bottom for a clue!

REMINDER: GIVE-A-WAY

And another reminder, join my give away, everyone could use a free scrap booking software before the holidays (right?!)

Monday, September 19, 2011

My Memories Scrapbooking GIVE AWAY!

Hello everyone!

I am going to host my first ever give away! The give away will run 2 weeks! The drawing will be held on October, 4th 2011.

Recently I was contacted by My Memories to host a give away of their scrap booking software. So who was I to say no? Since the holiday seasons are just around the corner I am especially excited to try this out! I know I am not the only one interested in digital scrap-booking. I have been waiting to do the perfect scrap book of all my creations, only I haven't actually sat down to do it until now!

I started using the program as soon as I downloaded it. I was amazed at how easy it was to get started. Not only does it offer you blank pages to start with, but you can start with their ready to go pages. Making it easy to just quickly fill in with your own pictures.

Personally I loved making my own pages. The program walks you right through all the steps. You can pick your background paper, you can pick where you want the photo (and if you want to edit the photo), and from there forward it's all fun and customized.

There website includes a large amount of Digital Scrap Booking Kits you can purchase to add on to your program, and the wonderful creators at My Memories even have a whole selection Free Digital Scrap Booking Kits to download and add to your collection!

I love playing with all the embellishments. It's fun to see what kind of appearance I can create. The pages I have started, are created to show off my creations. Take a look!






Now the fun part, you can win your very own free version of My Memories Suite. A $40 dollar program for free! (Who could say no to that?!) I am going to give you several chances to enter you name too!

But if you don't win, or you can't wait to win, I do have a coupon code just for you!
Enter this code when you go to purchase My Memories Suite

STMMMS70725

You will receive $10 off of the program, and a $10 coupon for their online store!
(note: I will receive a commission for your order.)

To enter to win my give away you have several chances to put your name in.

1) Follow this blog and my other two blogs (one entry per blog followed) (Inspired Change and Through the Eyes of Dolls)
2) Go to http://www.mymemories.com/ and leave me a comment here on what item you loved the most on their website.
3) Follow my facebook page (Melz Creations)
4) Post in your blog about my give away with a link back to this page!

In your comment tell me which numbers you have completed and which blogs you follow (so I know how many times to enter your name) tell me what item you love on http://www.mymemories.com/, and give me a link to your post about my give away!

Still interested in My Memories but unsure? Check out their blog, facebook, and twitter! (Don't forget to follow them)
Blog- http://blog.mymemories.com/
Facebook- http://www.facebook.com/mymemoriessuite
Twitter- http://twitter.com/#!/mymemoriessuite

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Spider Web (Glow in the Dark) Scarf



This scarf is made from a spiderweb pattern I attempted to recreate by looking at it. That black is shimmer yarn and the white is glow in the dark yarn. Each web is approximately 4 inches. 52 inches in total for the scarf.


Each Web created seperate and then joined together.


The scarf is all hand crocheted and designed by Melissa of MelzCreations.