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evilsarah
« on: August 16, 2006 06:33:17 PM »

I got this at a yard sale for a dollar. Now what do I do with it? I was thinking lamp? It's just that the how to of that kind of boggles me.





It's got this funny kind of lip on the bottom...if that helps the mind any. It looks like it is supposed to be a woman with short hair.

What the heck was this used for before anyway?
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« Reply #1 on: August 16, 2006 06:35:00 PM »

to hold wigs?  awesome find!
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evilsarah
« Reply #2 on: August 16, 2006 06:43:46 PM »

yeah, thats what I thought. Right now it is holding a hat up above my closet, like it's looking out over the room. Fun AND creepy.
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« Reply #3 on: August 16, 2006 06:46:35 PM »

My mom's got a couple of those from garage sales as well... She displays hats on them. My sister used one to take photos of her crocheted kitty ear hats.
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McJulie-O
« Reply #4 on: August 16, 2006 07:01:51 PM »

I had a friend who used one to block crocheted hats.....or maybe it was knitted hats. Anyway, for making a good fit.
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stretchy_elastic_band
« Reply #5 on: August 16, 2006 07:08:40 PM »

Dude!  I made a fish bowl out of a glass head.

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=92437.0

But, the way the replies were going in the thread you would think I was a horrible horrible person for putting a fish in such a place.  Honestly Elliott seems just fine, he is alive and kickin'.  He hasn't died or jumped out of his bowl.  So it seems fine with me.

Anyways, just an idea.
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evilsarah
« Reply #6 on: August 16, 2006 07:09:38 PM »

OMG My fish was named Elliot! But he did die.
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« Reply #7 on: August 16, 2006 08:04:06 PM »

OMG My fish was named Elliot! But he did die.

Aww May he rest in peace.  I named mine after Eliott Smith.
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emmalemma
« Reply #8 on: August 16, 2006 08:18:02 PM »

I have a glass head too.  For a while I made it a Christmas light brain--bundled a strand of small colored lights and shoved it up in there.  It looked great but with no air circulation the glass got really hot.  Now it sits empty on my piano.  I'll be curious to see everybody's ideas.
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« Reply #9 on: August 17, 2006 01:48:53 AM »

the fish bowl idea was neat, but using it as a regulor vase would be cool too
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