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« on: January 08, 2009 10:58:12 PM »

So I work for a fairly dull federal agency in DC and I tend to entertain myself by making things, or decorating (you should see how many paper snowflakes I've made!). ANYHOW I'm not the only one at work who likes to entertain themself with silly things. So at our office holiday party some of the ladies challenged the guys to compete in a mustache competition.

Today is the judging and I decided to make "trophies" for the guys who participated (they'll also be receiving a disposable razor!). For my trophies I made little stuffed mustaches on sticks. I painted the sticks gold, as well as styrofoam blocks to make trophy holders. Here's a look at the results:

Mustaches in their holders:










I hope you enjoy my tribute to hirsute men! I definitely want to make more, they're so fun!

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As Per Request a photo of the winners:



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Haha.. you fool! You fell victim to one of the classic blunders. The most famous being: Never get involved in a land war in Asia. Only slightly less well know is this: Never go in against a Sicilian when death is on the line!
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« Reply #1 on: January 09, 2009 12:17:36 AM »

HA!  Those are adorable ... please post pics of the winners with their trophies LOL
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« Reply #2 on: January 09, 2009 07:24:14 AM »

Now that's funny!!  I love them!
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« Reply #3 on: January 09, 2009 11:02:08 AM »

I'm sorry but I'm hitting it .. this rocks, seriously!

Tempted to steal the idea and make pencil toppers for my students ... How cute would that be!!!!
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« Reply #4 on: January 09, 2009 12:28:54 PM »

I'm sorry but I'm hitting it .. this rocks, seriously!

Tempted to steal the idea and make pencil toppers for my students ... How cute would that be!!!!

Thanks! If you do end up making pencil toppers for your students you could always purchase those little removable erasers and glue them in to the mustache. That way your students can still use their pencils' original eraser and have the fun of a mustache!
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« Reply #5 on: January 09, 2009 06:48:33 PM »

i love it! i have a serious thing for mustaches. i tried to get the guys at my work to have a mustache competition but they all pussed out. boooooo!
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« Reply #6 on: January 10, 2009 01:47:56 AM »

haha xD this is awesome
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