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« on: October 28, 2008 09:34:31 PM »

I decided to make a small felt octopus lastnight and let me tell you, I will not be making another one. Olli, although incredibly adorable, took forever to complete.

He also sits very comfortably upon one's head.
Sorry the photos are a bit blurry - the flash was washing out the color

olli!


Olli sans flash


Olli's Underside! button suction cups on his tentacles


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« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2008 09:48:31 PM »

I can see why he took so long! I love the button suction cups.  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: October 29, 2008 06:44:47 AM »

Wow! he looks really good on top...but the Button Suction Cups are awesome!
that's such a good idea, and I'd love to try it, but I can feel all the effort you put into it just from looking

and it's tired me out already

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« Reply #3 on: October 29, 2008 10:03:52 AM »

the worst part was actually turning the legs out after sewing them. It took forever! And I'm crazy and when I start something I don't like to quit until its done, so I was up until 5 am. I did leave the buttons for the morning (or later that morning I guess)
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« Reply #4 on: November 09, 2008 03:48:23 PM »

Wow he is cute. Love the button idea. Good job Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: November 10, 2008 12:32:02 AM »

wow!! The button idea is fatastic!! Good job!
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