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Question: What's your favorite entry in Challenge #43, Drinking Straw Makeover?  (Voting closed: October 13, 2009 11:52:35 AM)
Crafty Strawiffic Noggin Girl to the rescue!!!! - 12 (3.2%)
Geeky Straw Solids - 12 (3.2%)
Genuine "straw hat" - 9 (2.4%)
Make an Atomic Starburst out of Recyclables - 15 (4%)
My Fabulous Retro Lamp Shade! - 64 (17.3%)
old man jones; private eye! - 1 (0.3%)
Rainbow Brite portrait in straws - 102 (27.5%)
Rainbow Straw Suncatcher - 4 (1.1%)
Ray Gun - 65 (17.5%)
Star and swirls Light Box :Now with front view: - 87 (23.5%)
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« Reply #20 on: September 11, 2009 10:40:16 PM »

Hm... nothing comes immediately to mind. I never thought of making things from straws. I'm going to check out that drinking straw tag!

Oh: another question - Is it okay if the straws aren't visible? (but are still a main part of the project)
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« Reply #21 on: September 11, 2009 11:30:31 PM »

Oh: another question - Is it okay if the straws aren't visible? (but are still a main part of the project)

Use your best judgement with this one.  You want to make the straw(s) the feature one way or another.
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« Reply #22 on: September 12, 2009 07:59:38 AM »

hummm, this challenge REALLY IS a challenge.....I have some ideas...but am having issues on just how to go about DOING it...hum..... Undecided
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« Reply #23 on: September 12, 2009 08:46:42 AM »

hummm, this challenge REALLY IS a challenge.....I have some ideas...but am having issues on just how to go about DOING it...hum..... Undecided

Ut oh!  We've stumped Im Sew Silly?  It can't be true!
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« Reply #24 on: September 12, 2009 09:47:56 AM »

hummm, this challenge REALLY IS a challenge.....I have some ideas...but am having issues on just how to go about DOING it...hum..... Undecided

Ut oh!  We've stumped Im Sew Silly?  It can't be true!

lol, well, actually...thats not really that difficult to do ya know... Cheesy Roll Eyes

I have some great ideas if i can just get past the little glitch that has me boggled lol.

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« Reply #25 on: September 13, 2009 08:15:21 PM »

Hmm not too sure on this so I am going to ask, can I cut up the straws into little bits and put them onto a base of other materials, so that the outside is all or mostly straws in little bits?
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« Reply #26 on: September 13, 2009 08:21:34 PM »

Hmm not too sure on this so I am going to ask, can I cut up the straws into little bits and put them onto a base of other materials, so that the outside is all or mostly straws in little bits?

Yepper!
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« Reply #27 on: September 13, 2009 08:31:46 PM »

Hmm not too sure on this so I am going to ask, can I cut up the straws into little bits and put them onto a base of other materials, so that the outside is all or mostly straws in little bits?

Yepper!

Awesome thanks!  Cheesy
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« Reply #28 on: September 18, 2009 09:12:07 AM »

Cat toys! Even if my cats play with them as-is... This is going to be awesome to watch.
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« Reply #29 on: September 23, 2009 08:44:55 PM »

i've gone through 7 ideas and all failed, me sad..

You should post them at craftfail!!
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