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« on: December 04, 2008 12:30:09 PM »

I used some recycled materials to make these puzzles for my nephews. The tin is from spices, recycled cards, coasters, and beads. They were inspired by some ball bearings that my son brought home. I like the old fashioned Christmas appeal. They make great stocking stuffers and can be done in cartoons as well. These are not for very small children though.


« Reply #1 on: December 04, 2008 01:28:20 PM »

Oh, sweet!  You know, the tins are so lovely that I didn't realize they were roll-the-ball-bearings-type-puzzles at first!  Very neat gift!
« Reply #2 on: December 04, 2008 01:37:18 PM »

Oooh these are way cool! I was playing with something like this (but really cheap and not nearly as pretty!) in the dollar store the other day. I bet your nephews will love them!
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« Reply #3 on: December 04, 2008 04:20:09 PM »

 Grin Way cool!

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« Reply #4 on: December 04, 2008 09:40:09 PM »

i used to love those when i was a kid!  you did an amazing job too.  they're so pretty!

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« Reply #5 on: December 05, 2008 04:59:36 AM »

i think there are probably some adults out there who would like this in their stockings too (:

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« Reply #6 on: December 05, 2008 07:11:38 AM »

i love these!   they are so pretty and fun.  great job!

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