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« on: December 16, 2008 05:27:11 AM »

Every year for my daughter we're making sure she has an ornament to remember something about her from the year - something she was interested in or did.  This year she loves gorillas, and all the gorilla ornaments we could find were either breakable or scary looking.  This is what I made - it is felt, and hand stitched.  The face and hands are grey - I couldn't quite get the color right in the photo.  The eyes are white and black.



It it supposed to be similar to the gorilla in this awesome childrens' book:
http://www.peggyrathmann.com/goodnightgorilla.html
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« Reply #1 on: December 16, 2008 05:34:56 AM »

Love love love love love!  I recognized it right away!  Great job, and what a great idea!!!
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« Reply #2 on: December 16, 2008 09:12:40 AM »

This is adorable and since it's not breakable it'll be around for you to tell her babies about! The best ornament are the ones with stories behind them.
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