Posts Tagged ‘stocking

03
Dec
16

Stocking Madness, Day 10

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Here comes the final big wave before St. Nick’s special day.  OMFCRAAAFTS!  HOLIDAY-DO-KEN!

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LEGNOG, FOOD AND DRINK

  1. Chocolate-covered Cherry
  2. Pizza
  3. Sugar Overload Gingerbread Cookie [See the other stocking posts for more cookie examples.]
  4. Peppermint Legnog/Cup of Good Cheer (Green Mug)
  5. Gummy Worms
  6. Chocolate-covered Strawberry
  7. Berries’n’Cream
  8. Strawberry
  9. Frothy Root Beer Mug (Glass)
  10. Peanut Butter Jar
  11. Jelly Jar
  12. Frothy Hot Cocoa (Peppermint Mug)
  13. Frothy Hot Cocoa (Ho Ho Ho Mug)
  14. Honey Pot
  15. Frothy Legnog (Metal Stein)
  16. Legnog (Glass Mug)

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THE TWELVE ODDITIES OF STOCKING SEASON 2016

  1. Pajama Foot (Man), Plain/Red Diamond Stitch, Holly Berry/Red Gingham and Argyle
  2. Christmas Angel (Woman)
  3.  Pajama Foot (woman), Holly Berry/Pink Plaid
  4. Ballerina (Pink)
  5. Ballerina (Red/Holly Berry)
  6. Polka Dot (Accordion) Footnote (Expandable/Musical; press note to hear music)
  7. Paper Lantern (Japanese Maple print; Note/Card attachment)
  8. Holiday Cast (for a suffering/sick friend)/Break a Leg (good theater luck wish)
  9. Grape Masher/Wine Maker (for those living in warm areas that may not get snow)
  10. Eternia Wizard/Orko (He-Man)
  11. Ballerina (Red/White/Legwarmer/Holly Berry)
  12. (Weiner) Dog Cozy

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01
Dec
16

Boot-iful Footwear Design Streak, Day 8

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What started with holiday stockings hung by a fire…

Branched out into designing women’s boots (and shoes).  And, it exploded from there.

Here’s the one that started it (my interest) way back in 1990.  [Though I may have tweaked the components a bit.  My memory isn’t the sharpest.]  I named the fashion line that followed this picture after the young woman who lit the fire long ago.

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Expect to see more boot designs, soon.  And, check out my first Atari-inspired boot here.

01
Dec
16

Stocking Madness, Day 8

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On the 8th day of Stocking Madness, Writingbolt brings to you…

A pack of old Atari spooks.

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And some fitting, fun women’s boots.  [The first of more to come (though not the first off the desk).]

Which version/button feature do you prefer?

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Patent pending.  🙂

28
Nov
16

Stuffed With Creativity; Stocking Madness

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It’s official.  Another Thanksgiving is in the leftover pile.  And, the (winter) holiday season is upon us.  Last year, I was hung up on sweaters and hearts.  This year I’m mad about STOCKINGS!

Dec. 6th is just around the corner.  And, that means it will soon be time to hang your stockings by someplace other than too close to any fire.  St. Nicholas brings all the good kids fun stuff and coal (or other surprises) to the naughty.

In that spirit, I have been busily slaving away at some primitive stocking designs with a splash of winter wit.  [It started with a nephew and I whipping up paper versions for a class project/family cards.]  Check these out.  And, check back as more may crop up.

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This, in turn, spawned a whole women’s boot design craze.  But, I’ll save that for another post.  🙂




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