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« on: January 16, 2008 08:22:54 AM »

here's my set of felt nesting doll hand/finger puppets! they are so fun to make, and to play with. Cheesy





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« Reply #1 on: January 16, 2008 08:24:51 AM »

Those are adorable! 
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« Reply #2 on: January 16, 2008 08:28:24 AM »

These dolls are adorable. What a great idea... so unique. I love them.
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« Reply #3 on: January 16, 2008 08:45:52 AM »

They're lovely.  great job with the embroidery!
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« Reply #4 on: January 16, 2008 08:48:31 AM »

adorable! the detail work is incredible
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« Reply #5 on: January 16, 2008 09:01:42 AM »


adorable!  I love the colors and the facial expressions -- especially of the smallest!  She looks surprised and forlorn!  Love, love, love them!
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« Reply #6 on: January 16, 2008 09:07:48 AM »

These are awesome! I want a set!
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« Reply #7 on: January 16, 2008 10:07:24 AM »

I love all the embroidery on them! So cute Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: January 16, 2008 10:10:14 AM »

These are really cute!
I voted 'this rocks' for them.. They are so pretty!
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« Reply #9 on: January 16, 2008 12:08:16 PM »

i LOVE the color choices
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« Reply #10 on: January 16, 2008 12:15:31 PM »

The color choices are great and so is the embroidery. I love how simple they are but beautifully made.
Great work!
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« Reply #11 on: January 16, 2008 12:21:55 PM »

oh wow!  those are pretty!  you did some excellent work!

  All the puppets in one,  turned upside down would make a pretty cool cake too.  hehehe...
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« Reply #12 on: January 16, 2008 12:35:20 PM »

Adorable!!
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« Reply #13 on: January 16, 2008 01:18:02 PM »

those are absolutely gorgeous!
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« Reply #14 on: January 16, 2008 02:04:08 PM »

These are so cute! Great job! Shocked
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« Reply #15 on: January 16, 2008 04:31:01 PM »

SO adorable!  Cheesy
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« Reply #16 on: January 16, 2008 04:35:12 PM »

Such an imaginative version!
And they nest, too!
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« Reply #17 on: January 16, 2008 05:50:21 PM »

Oh, how cute! Such pretty embroidery.
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« Reply #18 on: January 16, 2008 06:06:09 PM »

These are wonderful.  It's a totally cute idea, and brilliantly executed!
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« Reply #19 on: January 16, 2008 06:19:30 PM »

that is an awesome idea. ingenious! and so well done!
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« Reply #20 on: January 16, 2008 07:16:06 PM »

these are so cute, its awesome that they really do nest! my great great grandmother was from russia, and this makes me think of a set of nesting dolls that i have that were hers.
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« Reply #21 on: January 16, 2008 08:26:47 PM »

completely adorable!!  great colors.  i just love matryoshkas!
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« Reply #22 on: January 17, 2008 12:30:08 AM »

ah ah ah ah ahhhhh i love these
ive always wanted to paint my own set of matryoska dolls.
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« Reply #23 on: January 17, 2008 05:11:18 AM »

Hee hee hee! That's so adorable! I love their facial expressions.
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« Reply #24 on: January 17, 2008 05:54:29 AM »

Love!
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« Reply #25 on: January 17, 2008 06:39:15 AM »

LOVE THEM!  I'm a sliver of Russian and I don't even have a set, but I am obsessed with nesting dolls!  I can remember the cutest little skit from Sesame Street (I believe) when I was very young.  I wonder if anyone else remembers? 

I'll have to make myself an embroidered set - I'm sorry! 
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« Reply #26 on: January 17, 2008 07:36:53 AM »

These are beautiful! Love the colors & embroidered details. What a great idea!
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« Reply #27 on: January 17, 2008 07:48:55 AM »

So original!  All of the embroidery gives each one such a unique personality. Cheesy
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« Reply #28 on: January 17, 2008 08:09:19 AM »

Echoing what everyone else has said...those are adorable! 
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« Reply #29 on: January 17, 2008 09:53:31 AM »

oh my gawd!!! so adorable!

i was looking at the little thumbnail and wondering if they actually nested and it makes me so happy that they do! great color choices, too. so cute!!!
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« Reply #30 on: January 17, 2008 10:11:20 AM »

i love them!
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« Reply #31 on: January 17, 2008 10:59:31 AM »

Your nesting dolls are very cute and clever.  Grin
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« Reply #32 on: January 17, 2008 11:29:54 AM »

I can remember the cutest little skit from Sesame Street (I believe) when I was very young.  I wonder if anyone else remembers?

i think i remember that one!!! wasn't it one of those ones that was just animated with music, no real words or something?
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« Reply #33 on: January 17, 2008 11:36:19 AM »

I can remember the cutest little skit from Sesame Street (I believe) when I was very young.  I wonder if anyone else remembers?

i think i remember that one!!! wasn't it one of those ones that was just animated with music, no real words or something?

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« Reply #34 on: January 17, 2008 11:52:56 AM »

you did a good job!
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« Reply #35 on: January 17, 2008 12:20:24 PM »

these are sooo cuteee i super wanna make some.
hmm i wonder if i can make like a mobile thing of them.
ohhh the ideas.  Grin
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« Reply #36 on: January 18, 2008 08:14:03 AM »

thanks so much for all the comments!! I'm happy you guys all like them. they're lots of fun. Cheesy

I can remember the cutest little skit from Sesame Street (I believe) when I was very young.  I wonder if anyone else remembers?

i think i remember that one!!! wasn't it one of those ones that was just animated with music, no real words or something?

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I do remember that!! that is one of the classic Sesame Street segments. it was so good back then...
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« Reply #37 on: January 18, 2008 11:17:47 PM »

So cute! I want a set for myself!
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« Reply #38 on: January 19, 2008 08:38:16 PM »

Beautifully done. I love the colors.
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« Reply #39 on: January 19, 2008 09:12:55 PM »

Thos are beyond adorable! I love the smallest one's expression.
I totally remember that skit on Sesame Street...along with the singing orange and Super Teeny Guy! *dorks out*
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« Reply #40 on: May 13, 2008 02:08:30 PM »

wow! I love them. Not to overdone and perfect!
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« Reply #41 on: May 13, 2008 07:22:01 PM »

Very cute! Looks like so much fun to make. You did a great job!  Grin
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