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« on: February 20, 2007 02:52:19 PM »

Ok, so I spent 2 days making these for my BF. They were going to be hung from the rear view mirror in his new car. I bought the fleece to match the color of his car and everything. I spent hours and 6 trips to Jo Anns on these.. burnt myself with the iron.. and guess what? He didn't like them..

So here they are. I used iron-on interfacing to try to make them more dice looking and less soccer ball.. didn't work. I think next time I'll have to get stiffer interfacing or something.

*sigh* better luck next time..



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hyerac
« Reply #1 on: February 20, 2007 02:56:18 PM »

He's a dork... it's very cool in my book!
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« Reply #2 on: February 20, 2007 03:29:47 PM »

Awesome D20. I know I would never bve able to do somthing like that. Maybe if you suggested that the D20 should be in his room instead of from his rearview mirror. I don't like anything dangling there when I drive so maybe thats why he didnt like them?? I would cry and make my boyfriend like them XD They would definately go on my bed.
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« Reply #3 on: February 20, 2007 03:31:08 PM »

Ok, so I spent 2 days making these for my BF. They were going to be hung from the rear view mirror in his new car. I bought the fleece to match the color of his car and everything. I spent hours and 6 trips to Jo Anns on these.. burnt myself with the iron.. and guess what? He didn't like them..

What a butthead! I think they're great and obviously took a lot of time. Grin
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« Reply #4 on: February 20, 2007 03:44:15 PM »

(Hopefully you won't get offended, but...) What a dick! I think that's really cute and quite clever! If I had a car it would totally rock those.  Wink
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« Reply #5 on: February 20, 2007 04:58:08 PM »

awww, he doesn't know what looks good then! i can tell it took a long time, it looks great!
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« Reply #6 on: February 20, 2007 05:34:13 PM »

He...didn't...like them??
Can not compute.
Do not understand.

I'm so tempted to steal the idea, I think my honey would think it was clever. These are fantastic! You did a really good job.
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« Reply #7 on: February 20, 2007 05:39:19 PM »

Huh Awww. Bummer.  Huh

 Grin I LOVE IT!  Grin
I'm totally going to show this to my geek of a love.  Cheesy

*hugs*

Well... they look squishy so it probably wouldn't hurt if you chucked it at the back of his head.  Wink
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« Reply #8 on: February 20, 2007 05:46:52 PM »

Wow, thanks so much for all the compliments! I'm not sure why he didn't like them, all I can figure is they weren't angular enough?

If anyone wants to makes some I really swear by the Dritz iron on letters I used. They seem to be stuck on really well and were easy to apply. Just, um, be sure you have the right side up  Embarrassed lol I used them on something else too and ended up with a couple letters upside down.. oops


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« Reply #9 on: February 20, 2007 05:54:02 PM »

Yours turned out great!  He's silly for not loving 'em. 

I made one a while back out of felt, and the sides were a little more stiff.  I also read somewhere about someone making one and using plastic canvas to reinforce each face.  The iron on numbers were a great idea; I hand embroidered mine, and it took forever. 
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