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« on: February 04, 2007 01:44:46 PM »

not sure if this is the right area to post this...so sorry if it's not!!
...i made a little stuffed animal bunny today, (i don't have a camera to post a pic-sorry!)...anyways i was thinking of easter (i know it's a long ways off, but...)...and i was thinking i could make a TON of those little bunnies and take 'em to the local women's shelter for them to put in the easter baskets (i know there are a lot of children there)...the bunnies would be little fabric bunnies approx 5-6" tall with a little pom-pom tail and embroidered eyes and nose...i drew a really simple pattern, but i think it came out pretty darn cute....so i'm wondering if that's a good idea or do you think it's kind of lame?? i appreciate the input! thanks!

also...does anyone have any ideas for a really inexpensive place to buy stuffing for stuffed toys?? thanks!!
« Last Edit: February 04, 2007 01:54:12 PM by enakitty » THIS ROCKS   Logged

« Reply #1 on: February 08, 2007 05:40:42 PM »

This is my first post ever  Cool but I was suprised no one else had replied. This is a rockin' idea! I imagine those women and their children would be incredibly appreciative. Good luck!

(BTW, I have no idea about cheap stuffing.)  Tongue
« Last Edit: February 08, 2007 05:42:57 PM by jolliebell » THIS ROCKS   Logged
« Reply #2 on: February 08, 2007 05:51:19 PM »

That sounds like a really cute idea! Who doesn't love free crafts? Pollyfill stuffing is pretty cheap at JoAnn's - about $2 for a descent sized bag. It would probably fill 10 bunnies, if they were flattish. You might be able to get someone to donate the stuffing, since it's for charity.

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« Reply #3 on: February 08, 2007 05:52:55 PM »

Plus, if you get your stuffing at Joanns, they always have 40% off coupons.  I think that's a really sweet idea.  Kudos to you for thinking of it.
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