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« on: February 05, 2008 03:38:32 PM »

I made this for my son:

Looks just like a plain normal pillow here, but there's more...


Close-up of the felt star:


AND.... Here it is! On the other side, there is a "learning thing... like...  Roll Eyes"
You know for him to tie his shoes, zip his zippers and all...


Close-up of my *embroidered* son's name


Close-up of the shoe lace thing


Close-up of the buttons and snaps


Close-up of the zipper


And last, my son's favorite use of it... (lazy as his dad!  Cheesy)


I am actually very proud of this! It started out crooked and everything looked "off". But when I sewed the 2 fabric sides together, I tried to straighten it and it worked! Woooo!  Grin

absolutely EVERYTHING is from Wal-Mart and cost around 10-15$ for everything and I have plenty left for other stuff!  Grin

All your comments are welcome and Thanks for watching!
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« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2008 03:57:44 PM »

that is, like, the cutest little learning thing I've ever seen.

I just want to pet it.

Great job!
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« Reply #2 on: February 05, 2008 05:10:56 PM »

wow! this is such a great idea, a few of my friends recently had babies and i can't wait to start making handmade toys for them!! thank you for such sweet idea!
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« Reply #3 on: February 05, 2008 05:59:32 PM »

Thanks!

veggie head 4 life: Of course, I just wouldn't recommend it for under 3 yo, because of the buttons, snaps and eyelets. But I am happy to give you the idea!
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« Reply #4 on: February 05, 2008 07:08:09 PM »

that's so clever! i'd buy one of these for my kids someday!  (or make one myself)
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