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Topic: Ring Ring, Who is it? Oh, a Princess Phone!  (Read 8499 times)
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« on: May 02, 2007 12:10:15 PM »

I chose to make a retro Princess Phone from the 50's
For those of you too young to remember/know what a princess phone was:


Majority of it is made out of felt, sewn by machine, and stuffed mainly with fiberfill and a few bits of cardboard to hold it's shape.  The dial is made of some clear vinyl with circle stickers stuck on for the numbers.  The cord is a hand crocheted spiral.






And now for the "with the flash on" pictures:






I hope you enjoy looking at it as much as I enjoyed making it!




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« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2007 01:03:27 PM »

Cute!  I love it--espically the cord! Grin
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« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2007 02:26:20 PM »

 Cheesy Looks like Lady Penelope's phone! Brilliant!!
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« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2007 03:18:21 PM »

I really like this!  You did an awesome job!!
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« Reply #4 on: May 02, 2007 03:49:57 PM »

v. cute. i love the cord. it looks like the kind you can twirl while chatting about your crush before prom night. Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: May 02, 2007 06:42:07 PM »

Oh so very classy. Nice construction.
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« Reply #6 on: May 02, 2007 08:22:56 PM »

if you scroll quickly between the first two pictures, its really hard to tell which is fake.
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« Reply #7 on: May 03, 2007 08:32:34 AM »

I have a huge weakness for Princess Phones so I think this is awesome =D
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« Reply #8 on: May 04, 2007 02:33:13 PM »

clever idea! and pretty pink!
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« Reply #9 on: May 10, 2007 12:44:49 PM »

So funny youmade this. My mom and I were talking about this the other day -- apparently she asked for a Pink Princess phone for her sixteenth birthday, and instead she was given a pink princess TOY phone....that then I played with quite a bit when I was little and we visited nanny and pappy!

(how did you make it? this would be a really cute gift for me to make for my mom)
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