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« on: January 24, 2007 03:06:43 PM »

When I was in grade school about (18 years ago) my family studies teacher had us order stuffed animals to sew for class.  The animals had the pattern printed right on the back of the fur.  You would just cut it out and sew it together.  I cannot remember what the name of the company was or how to find it if it still exists.  The kit came with plastic eyes and other stuff you needed to complete your project.

Does anyone know what I am talking about?
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« Reply #1 on: January 25, 2007 12:03:14 AM »

I loved those things. I'm still kicking myself for not keeping the company name.
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« Reply #2 on: January 26, 2007 08:31:29 PM »

OMG  What are them  called Again..  we did those in school.. If you ever  find out  Share please  Ill ask around here to see if  Any one knows.. ** MAy have to go take a trip to the school lol
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« Reply #3 on: January 28, 2007 07:46:47 AM »

I made something like that as a kid too! Although it wasn't fun fur, it was the pieces just printed on cotton, but I remember how exciting it was going to the craft store to look for new ones. I really loved making the toys and the lady at the craft store where we bought the kits from was very surprised to lear that it was me (I was about 12 or so at the time) who made them and not my mum (who actually can't really sew at all).

I'd be interested in hearing more about the fun fur kits too. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: February 03, 2007 07:24:36 AM »

good, so I am not losing my mind.  I will keep looking into it and if anyone find out please PM me.

Thanks guys
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« Reply #5 on: February 03, 2007 11:49:40 AM »

There is a company called Haan Crafts that sells kits like that, their website is www.haan.com

Hope it helps!
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« Reply #6 on: February 03, 2007 11:54:32 AM »

lilacprint you are amazing! Thank you thank you thank you!
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« Reply #7 on: February 04, 2007 07:38:34 AM »

Glad I could help  Smiley
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