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Topic: The Hideous Deep-Sea Anglerfish! **Tutorial added**  (Read 19223 times)
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« on: December 14, 2007 06:33:51 PM »

At 21, my foolish brother thinks he really doesn't need any more stuffed animals.  In fact, he thinks he should have stopped receiving them about ten years ago.  Obviously he is so very wrong, so my mother and I make a point of giving him a weird or cool stuffed animal every year.  For this year, I've made a deep-sea anglerfish for him.

The stitching on the fins and the bead at the end of his tentacle-thing glow in the dark, just like a real anglerfish, which uses its glowing to lure food.

I wish the teeth were straighter, but other than that, I'm fairly happy with him.  Plus, an anglerfish is one of the few animals I have actually never seen available as a stuffie commercially, so this is probably the only way my brother could get one, which is kinda cool.

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« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2007 06:45:11 PM »

haha! i don't think he's hideous! good job, my son sitting here beside me was like "cool! i want one." i personally love the wonky teeth!

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« Reply #2 on: December 14, 2007 06:48:02 PM »

yeahhhh this rules!
very unique idea.  loovin it

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« Reply #3 on: December 14, 2007 07:02:02 PM »

Those things are my favorite deep-sea weird creatures.  Nice job!


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« Reply #4 on: December 14, 2007 07:08:19 PM »

no it's not.

"kinda cool" that is.

because that's flipping awesome.

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« Reply #5 on: December 14, 2007 07:12:17 PM »

THAT is the coolest stuffie I have ever seen! I'm gonna hit this rocks!!!!!!!! And, if you ever make another one, 1st in line to trade! Cheesy

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« Reply #6 on: December 14, 2007 07:17:34 PM »

That's too cool. My boyfriend and I love watching the deep-sea discovery channel shows and we both loved this. Smiley Great job! And I agree, all brothers need stuffed animals, 'specially in front of their girlfriends/boyfriends.

« Reply #7 on: December 14, 2007 07:32:35 PM »

hahaha. thats awesome. cool that it actually glows too.

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« Reply #8 on: December 14, 2007 07:33:15 PM »

Wow! That is completely wonderful!
I am constantly amazed and impressed with the gifted people of the stuffie community. You guys rock!
« Reply #9 on: December 14, 2007 07:38:54 PM »

He is pretty amazing!!!

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