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« Reply #30 on: September 05, 2008 04:59:18 PM »

very cool!  i do love the irony, too!
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« Reply #31 on: September 05, 2008 05:36:06 PM »

Truly a classic.  I think the rick rack takes it over the edge!  Can't wait to see your new ones!
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« Reply #32 on: September 05, 2008 05:41:11 PM »

I freakin' love this cozy!

What a hilarious idea.  I can't wait to see the 'lace' one.  egad! I would totally follow you around the range like a lost puppy if I saw this come out of your case.
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« Reply #33 on: September 05, 2008 05:45:54 PM »

hahaha!!!  This is AWESOME!!!  The construction alone looks great, and the fabric choice/subject matter is really, really ironic!  hehe, I love it!  Go you!!  Grin
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« Reply #34 on: September 05, 2008 05:50:51 PM »

This is too funny!!! I love it!! I used to be deathly afraid of guns until over Memorial Day weekend my Father-in-Law took me out shooting. First time I EVER touched/held/shot a gun. It was a rush and now I'm not so afraid but always practice gun safety Smiley

This is just too perfect for the ironic cozies. It's gonna be a hard vote for me this time Smiley

I also LOVE the idea of a lacy one, naughty meets nice Cheesy
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« Reply #35 on: September 05, 2008 06:40:37 PM »

OMG!! This is awesome! Wonder what my hubby would say if I did this to our 45, hehe and I not tell him just let him open the case at the range.

Love love love it!!
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« Reply #36 on: September 05, 2008 07:59:44 PM »

First: The fabric is fantastic.

Second: I <3 rickrack.

Third: That red gun lock is swanky.

Fourth: I have never seen anything like this, and I mean that as a compliment.


I'm scared of guns. I fired a friend's flippin' twelve gauge at a skeet shooting range and it was the first time I ever fired, touched, and even saw a real gun that wasn't in a police officer's holster or behind glass in a museum. I'm pretty much anti-gun politically, but anyone who wraps their gun in rick rack and 80's scraps clearly shares my sense of humour and has some mad sewing skillz-- and overall knows what she's doing.

You should do a coordinating bandolier(sp?) (for bullets and/or lipbalms).


 
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« Reply #37 on: September 05, 2008 08:23:58 PM »

too funny.
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« Reply #38 on: September 05, 2008 08:25:56 PM »

love, love, love, omg love. Cheesy

Great job! It fits so... cozi..ly...  Smiley
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« Reply #39 on: September 05, 2008 08:31:19 PM »

Okay, from my non-American perspective, this is hilarious!!! Looking at your beautiful handiwork (the buttons rule!!) put a smile on my face. In my mind, all americans have gun cozies that look like this!

And a bit of gun trivia for you: where I live, handguns are illegal. Gun lovers here will have to use a lot more fabric to make cozies for their rifles!!!
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