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« on: December 15, 2008 10:36:13 PM »

 I made this for a White Elephant party, and gave him along with a card that said "Goodnight, Sleep Well, Most Likely Kill You In The Morning. XOXO Dread Pirate Roberts" and a collection of every T.V. guide from the year 2004 (I had a subscription that year . . .).


the woman that opened him first had no clue what he was supposed to be, and seemed rather freaked out by him . . . but everyone else at the party knew who he was, and he got stolen away and given to a good home. Cheesy




He has a ponytail!


here's a better picture of his puffy shirt. It was sewn seperately and then hand-sewn around the wrists and waist for maximum puff-capacity!

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« Reply #1 on: December 16, 2008 12:21:52 AM »

LOVE this Smiley
The little girls i look after make me watch this over and over ! ( not that im complaining at all!! )This is so fab, well done !!!
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« Reply #2 on: December 16, 2008 12:23:21 AM »

You are the coolest person ever. Officially. I'm glad it went to a good home (who doesn't know Princess Bride?Huh!!). I wouldn't have been able to part with it.
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« Reply #3 on: December 16, 2008 06:52:24 AM »

I LOVE THIS!  That is one of my favorite movies of all time.  Great job!
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« Reply #4 on: December 16, 2008 06:54:23 AM »

I teach high school English and use this movie during our fairy tale unit!  I love the characters.  Very cool doll.
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« Reply #5 on: December 16, 2008 06:57:03 AM »

You are my new hero.  This is SO COOL.  *rocks*
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« Reply #6 on: December 16, 2008 08:23:40 PM »

Yay, Farm Boy!! He is SO cute! I'm glad he went to a good home but I think he needs a Buttercup.  Wink
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« Reply #7 on: December 18, 2008 04:55:04 AM »

Didn't know who he was? Inconceivable!
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« Reply #8 on: December 19, 2008 06:59:32 AM »

 Thanks for all the great comments, Kids! It was rather sad to find out that the lady that got him first had no clue who he was, but it made me happy to see him swapped three times (the maximum limit for a gift at a White Elephant to be swapped), and he ended up with the host of the party and is sitting happily on his bookshelf in the living room. I thought about making a Buttercup for him, but I finished Dread Pirate Roberts with  only one hour to spare before the party :S, maybe next year. Cheesy

If anyone is interested he was modified from Baby London Star's plush tutorial (http://www.members.shaw.ca/plushie/ufoplush/)
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