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Topic: Original & Non-Commercial Valentine present for my boyfriend- Me&Him Art Dolls!!  (Read 1535 times)
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« on: February 12, 2009 03:46:10 PM »

This is my first Valentine ever with the person I want to be with for the rest of my life, so this special, silly gift is in celebration of that! Cheesy

I made my boyfriend art dolls that are pretty faithful to what we look like and what we wear (yes, I do frequently wear a leopard print playsuit and he wears 70's jackets with big lapels... Go figure!) They're not finished yet, I've still got to put shoes on, add some little details here and there, neaten them up and package them so they look awesome. Still unsure of how good they look.... Any ideas you guys might have would be greatly appreciated. Matt's a record freak so I thought I might make some mini records/ record player etc to go with the doll like barbie accessories... Smiley


The faces look better in real life


And heres some links of the pix i used for reference

http://c2.ac-images.myspacecdn.com/images01/36/l_0a144d4a155226df909897ebf7e8eb11.jpg

http://a714.ac-images.myspacecdn.com/images01/89/l_fa1a7b695b6c3120fe93006144786f71.jpg

http://c2.ac-images.myspacecdn.com/images01/121/l_c8142da6f95e83b3d131f68f537aa285.jpg



Questions very much welcomed as well as comments/criticism! xxx

Will add pix when theyre completely done.
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« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2009 04:01:46 PM »

Oh my god, you're both unspeakably cute.  His hair is out of control.
This is one of the best gives I've seen, possibly ever.
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« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2009 04:08:41 PM »

You are both absolutely adorable! This is definitely a fabulous V-day gift that will be cherished.
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« Reply #3 on: February 12, 2009 04:16:00 PM »

I love this idea and the dolls are adorable, both of you look great as dolls (maybe a little older than in real life  Roll Eyes). The idea of accessorized them is awesome, maybe you can make tiny jewelry and please add some awesome pair of shoes. Great gift!
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« Reply #4 on: February 12, 2009 04:19:53 PM »

Awww thankyou so much everyone!

Prettyinkpink- we're 18 and 20!! Cheesy Though those pictures are roughly a year old or more.... so I get your point Wink
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« Reply #5 on: February 12, 2009 04:45:40 PM »

Awww thankyou so much everyone!

Prettyinkpink- we're 18 and 20!! Cheesy Though those pictures are roughly a year old or more.... so I get your point Wink

Anyway, both of you look so cute!
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« Reply #6 on: February 12, 2009 05:31:23 PM »

Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: February 12, 2009 07:12:20 PM »

I love 'em! I think they have a great resemblance too.
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« Reply #8 on: February 12, 2009 11:55:54 PM »

Thankyou!!
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« Reply #9 on: February 13, 2009 09:26:06 AM »

wow those are so great! i can totally tell that they are the two of you.
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