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Topic: Stuffed Owl and Card for my G'ma  (Read 1364 times)
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rented_angel
« on: April 22, 2007 01:43:44 PM »

Hi....this is the first stuffed thing I've ever attempted to sew....even if he isn't quite perfect...I think he's a cutie.   My Grandma's 78th birthday is coming up and she loves owls...so I thought this would be a good first project to attempt. Smiley   I found the idea and pattern here.
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=89563.0

I also made the card in the background...the bird was an old embroidery pattern I found...I just traced it onto paper and colored it with Sharpies and added the fabric background and sewed it into place  Cheesy



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« Reply #1 on: April 22, 2007 03:53:24 PM »

What a good idea for the embroidery pattern!  I have a lot of patterns but less time to embroider it all.  Cute owl, too!
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« Reply #2 on: April 22, 2007 06:35:49 PM »

even if he isn't quite perfect...
Thats the great thing though, they dont have to be Wink  They have their own charm.

And I'm sure Grandma is going to be in love with him Wink
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wignatz
« Reply #3 on: April 22, 2007 08:17:11 PM »

awww, he's cute. I bet your grandma will love it.
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rented_angel
« Reply #4 on: April 22, 2007 09:02:50 PM »

Thanks guys, your comments make me smile.  I'm having dinner with my Grandma tomorrow...I'm excited about giving her my present. Smiley

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« Reply #5 on: April 22, 2007 09:31:20 PM »

Wow... I really like the card!
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« Reply #6 on: April 23, 2007 08:09:26 AM »

Aww   I Love the owl and the card.  I bet  your  grams  will just  love it
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« Reply #7 on: April 23, 2007 03:01:22 PM »

I absolutely adore that owl pattern.  I have my own growing army of them!  I really like yours.
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