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Topic: Embroidered Plush Nintendo System  (Read 293912 times)
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blueblythe
« on: June 25, 2007 04:12:09 PM »

Crazy me thought it would be a good idea to sew a Nintendo. I hand dyed the felt, hand sewed it and embroidered all the details. It took me 2 weeks!!!! I hope you like it.



I made the system with an opening cover so that games can be put in and removed and I made Mario 3 and Duck Hunt games:




I made a controller and a gun that can both be plugged in and unplugged:


And here's where my obsessive compulsive behavior comes in, I made a television with interchangeable Mario and Duck Hunt screen shots on them that are attached to the tv with velcro:


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« Reply #1 on: June 25, 2007 04:14:48 PM »

Hahaha!  That's awesome!  Great job.

PS- I like your OCD moment!  It makes it that much better!
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« Reply #2 on: June 25, 2007 04:16:38 PM »

That is just so amazing.  I'm hitting, "This Rocks!"
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« Reply #3 on: June 25, 2007 04:17:27 PM »

wow, that is so super cool!  I'm hitting this rocks Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: June 25, 2007 04:18:14 PM »

That is so amazing! So much detail and it's just perfect....and the interchangeable screens! I'd love to see an "action shot" of someone blowing on the cartridge...hahahah aha

Is it in a gallery or something? It looks like it's on a pedestal with a note in front of it.

Great job - it's making me really nostalgic right now!  Grin

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« Reply #5 on: June 25, 2007 04:21:44 PM »

Is it in a gallery or something? It looks like it's on a pedestal with a note in front of it.
Yes it's on display at Argyle Fine Art Gallery in Halifax, Nova Scotia.  I was so rushed to finish it I didn't get a chance to take any pics of it at home.
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« Reply #6 on: June 25, 2007 04:22:05 PM »

Holy Cow! This is sooooooo great! I love it. you even made removable cartridges! Fan-freaking-tastic!! love the detail!


BTW: Super Mario 3 Rules!!
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« Reply #7 on: June 25, 2007 04:33:22 PM »

This is too awesome for words. Do you realize that? Of course, I hit "This rocks" so that the whole craftster universe can see how fantabulous you are.
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« Reply #8 on: June 25, 2007 04:41:29 PM »

Holy crap. I'm speechless! This is AMAZING! All your work really payed off. I love it!!
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« Reply #9 on: June 25, 2007 04:51:34 PM »

freaking. awesome.  Cheesy
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