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Topic: A misunderstanding, a bad pun, a paper bag, one hour, and a pow-wow  (Read 5494 times)
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« on: September 05, 2008 07:37:33 PM »

So I really have no desire to win the challenge (I couldn't care less if I even make it into the poll), but since a post here inspired my idea I wanted to post what I came up with.  It's bad, no straight lines and only took an hour, but since I love my idea I'm going to make a new one eventually.

I saw phaedra 2's A Tee Pee (toilet paper) Cozy post, and misunderstood and thought it was going to be a TeePee (for TP, get it?).  Since hers had nothing to do with Native Americans, I had to run with the idea. 

And thus, the TP's TeePee: 




Next to the tp for size:




and supplies:



The sticks are bamboo skewers, and I also used markers and hordes of tape and glue.  The yarn is helping keep the skewers from sliding around inside. 

Thanks for looking, I hope it makes someone else smile. Smiley

ETA: I apologize for the poor photo quality and the squishiness of the supply pic, don't know what happened with that one!
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« Reply #1 on: September 05, 2008 07:52:18 PM »

Too funny! Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: September 05, 2008 08:09:36 PM »

I would totally put this in my bathroom . . . my husband is into Indian stuff and he's used to me poking fun!  Wink
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« Reply #3 on: September 05, 2008 09:04:18 PM »

I considered  making an Indian tp also,  but liked the irony of using a tes pot as the cosy since most people
think of a tea cosy.
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« Reply #4 on: September 05, 2008 09:22:56 PM »

That is great!  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: September 06, 2008 08:30:15 AM »

TP teepee!
LOL!!!!! Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: September 06, 2008 11:02:51 AM »

HAHA, perfect!!  Grin
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« Reply #7 on: September 06, 2008 04:42:00 PM »

I thought the same thing when I read the title of that post! You made a really cute Tee Pee!
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« Reply #8 on: September 06, 2008 08:26:09 PM »

Lol....very very funny!
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« Reply #9 on: September 07, 2008 09:48:50 PM »

Too funny straighlight!!  Because the first thing I thought before seeing the picture on the entry you are talking about was: TEEPEE TP!  LOL

It's a TEEPEE for your TP!!!  I love it.  In fact, I was thinking of making one myself, and thought the little guy would like it.  Now I know I HAVE to make one.

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