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« on: October 14, 2008 08:21:35 PM »

i am so proud of this one. because it took me literally HOURS and also because the person i gave it to (my aunt) absolutely loves it Grin. it's made entirely from old fleece garments with some seed beads in the centres of the flowers.
do you like it?

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roses!


pretty fleurs


with a teapot inside


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« Reply #1 on: October 14, 2008 08:29:24 PM »

That is the coolest tea cozy I've ever seen! It looks absolutely adorable! I love it!
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« Reply #2 on: October 14, 2008 08:30:51 PM »

I love it! It's soooo cute. All the wee details are lovely. I'd be pretty happy if someone gave that to me too Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: October 14, 2008 08:31:39 PM »

I love it!!
I love that its from old clothes. Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: October 14, 2008 08:41:48 PM »

This is wonderful!
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« Reply #5 on: October 14, 2008 08:46:14 PM »

Simply lovely.  Once again i'm thinking I really need to figur that wist thing out!!
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« Reply #6 on: October 14, 2008 08:52:19 PM »

wow, thanks guys! that makes me feel great. and i love that it's made from reclaimed fabric too, i always like it when i can do that. cuts down on material costs too! i have loads of old fleece that no one was Ever going to wear again. mostly i make it into little monsters but this teacosy for my auntie was special Smiley (like 14 hours special, i can't even express how happy i am that she likes it after all that work, whew!).
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« Reply #7 on: October 14, 2008 08:58:57 PM »

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(like 14 hours special, i can't even express how happy i am that she likes it after all that work, whew!).
If I am making a complicated, detailed project like this for someone in my family who appreciates the work, I don't mind the hours and hours of labor.  I think about them with every stitch!
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« Reply #8 on: October 14, 2008 09:42:18 PM »

Monkeythumb, that is so amazing like everything you make Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: October 14, 2008 09:48:29 PM »

It's beautiful! I love that its all recycled!
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