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« on: April 09, 2008 07:36:12 AM »

So this is my first post of something I've made.... my sewing is not the best- I've taught myself just in the past few months, so I'm still learning a lot. But last night I became weirdly obsessed with making this little panda bear. I think he turned out pretty well. Or she. I haven't named it yet.



There isn't a good size comparison, but it's about the size of a smaller paperback. Just the right size to snuggle, I think  Smiley



I thought while I was posting, I'd go ahead and add a couple other things I'd already made- a nice mushroom and a slightly wonky coloured rabbit who answers to Alexander.



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« Reply #1 on: April 09, 2008 07:48:21 AM »

those are so cute! and well done on your self-taught sewing!
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« Reply #2 on: April 09, 2008 07:49:06 AM »

I think they are very cute. Very two dimensional like Aranzi Aronzo dolls. I like them. Did you make them out of felt? I make my two dimensional stuffy things out of old tee-shirts. Makes 'em extra snuggly, but it is a little more difficult to work with.
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« Reply #3 on: April 09, 2008 07:53:05 AM »

There's something endearing about that panda  Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: April 09, 2008 08:00:17 AM »

Did you make them out of felt? I make my two dimensional stuffy things out of old tee-shirts. Makes 'em extra snuggly, but it is a little more difficult to work with.

yep, they're all made from the felt in the walmart craft section. T-shirts would be pretty snuggly- my only problem is I don't wear them much to have any old ones... and even the goodwills here are kind of pricey for their clothes.... I can't wait for the weather to stay warm, and then I will be attacking the yard sales for random materials.

Thanks everyone for all the nice comments Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: April 11, 2008 10:26:37 AM »

I love the panda!!  I would be such an awesome cell phone case!!!!  Ohhhhhhh!!!! I love it!!!!!!!!!  I want one!!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: April 11, 2008 10:28:59 AM »

haha, thanks missmoppet. I was actually looking at him on the couch the other night, and was like, why didn't I make his tummy like a pouch to hold things??

I see more of these little guys in the future....
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« Reply #7 on: April 12, 2008 06:15:08 AM »

They are so cute!  Grin
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