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« on: August 17, 2006 08:53:31 PM »



Poor Elphie, her feet are too big to fit ballerina slippers! But she keeps dancing anyway.

Elphie is much cuter in person, but after spending 3 or 4 hours taking & editing pictures I had to give up. Her tutu is knit from a rayon/cotton yarn and her waistband & flower are crocheted from Debblie Bliiss Baby Cashmerino. (amigurumi is great for those leftover scraps!). I made her two tops, fabric & crocheted, but both looked absolutely hideous on her so I had to chuck them. Maybe I'll try one more time.
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« Reply #1 on: August 17, 2006 09:09:50 PM »

Awwwww!   She is adorable!  She looks just perfect without a shirt (after all, elephants don't wear shirts).  My sister loves her little bird friend especially.
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« Reply #2 on: August 17, 2006 09:11:53 PM »

it is so adorable
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« Reply #3 on: August 17, 2006 09:27:45 PM »

She's adorable!  Smiley  How long did she take to make (w/o the tops)?

Your pictures are great as well.  Thanks for sharing!   Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: August 17, 2006 09:35:57 PM »

Awww..... I love her so so much!!! Just as she is too. If I saw her in a store I would buy her in a hearbeat. You did an amazing job, and her big black eyes are just so expressive. Beautiful!!! Oh and the little bird friend just makes it that much more adorable.
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« Reply #5 on: August 17, 2006 09:36:18 PM »

Awwwww--she's so cute and you're very talented. The pics look just fine, although I'm sure she is cuter in person.
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« Reply #6 on: August 18, 2006 01:47:34 AM »

Soooooo cute! I want to huggle her! haha
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« Reply #7 on: August 18, 2006 03:54:05 AM »

I think she looks perfect, even without a top.  Very nicely done!
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« Reply #8 on: August 18, 2006 05:21:33 AM »

Soooooo cute! I want to huggle her! haha

I totally agree, and I thought I was the only person who used "huggle" on a regular basis!

You did an awesome job, your elephant is absolutely amazing. I don't think she needs a shirt either! I love how her arms are up so she looks like she's waiting for a hug. Great job!
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« Reply #9 on: August 18, 2006 05:23:07 AM »

I know I already stopped by once, but I wanted to come by again to visit her!  Smiley  It's early morning & she's just a cheerful image for tired eyes.

OH!  I also forgot to mention, I love the color combination you have used.  Smiley
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