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wfbears
« on: August 01, 2007 09:30:26 AM »

So this is my new bear for this week.  I really love how he turned out.  He's made of a taupe colored mohair that has a dark backing that I think looks nice.  Hubby has stared a new way of painting the eyes, and I think they really stand out.  He's 15".

I'm working on some new patterns, but I'm having one of those days where what I have in my head is NOT what turns out in muslin. haa haaa haaaaa hrumph!

Enough of my complaning...Here is August...





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« Reply #1 on: August 01, 2007 09:34:56 AM »

Ok, bears aren't normally my thing, but this guy is absolutely GORGEOUS! I seriously stopped in my tracks and just had to check this guy out.

You have a serious gift.
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wfbears
« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2007 09:37:30 AM »

Thanks! It's my hubby...he makes the faces.  He's a keeper. Grin Grin

Now if I can just get him to make patterns..... Tongue
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« Reply #3 on: August 01, 2007 09:42:33 AM »

I usually look at bears and think "that's cute" but this one took me totally by surprise, it's just fantastic!
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« Reply #4 on: August 01, 2007 09:50:05 AM »

That's adorable!  I love his expression.  He looks so quizzical, like that cute way puppies tilt their head to try to get something from you. 
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gonegreenie
« Reply #5 on: August 01, 2007 10:06:36 AM »

Wow!
I kneel and worship the machine you sew on.... your bears are amazing! I can't believe that it's possible to "create" these, they look as though they are alive. I have a special fondness for bears like this, my mom had a Stieff when she was little that managed to survive, that I got to play with many years later. He was pretty tattered by then, but I think he started the soft spot in me for special bears like yours!

You and hubby make a great team!
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wfbears
« Reply #6 on: August 01, 2007 10:25:20 AM »

The machine I sew on is a $79 Brother from WalMart. lmao!!!

Thanks for the kind words everyone.  Comes in handy when I'm pulling my hair out.
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SugarySweet
« Reply #7 on: August 01, 2007 10:35:59 AM »

Gorgeous bear!! The eyes really do stand out! The color on the face looks wonderful.
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ludicrouslouisa
« Reply #8 on: August 01, 2007 10:47:22 PM »

I agree - I'm not really one for bears but he looks so beautiful and alive! Wonderful sewing and detail!
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Loovi
« Reply #9 on: August 02, 2007 04:54:31 AM »

I have never fallen so in love so quickly before!
the cutest little man i've ever seen.
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