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jodinan
« on: February 13, 2010 12:19:25 PM »

So I found this pattern to make a stuffed tattoo mom heart.  As I started making it for my bf, I realized that he didnt need just another thing to have sitting around.  So I made it in 2D instead and put it in a shadow box with t-pins, the kind used for dissections, specimens, and apparently quilting.  The picture isnt so good, but you get the idea...

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PrincessJazz
« Reply #1 on: February 15, 2010 02:06:31 PM »

What a great idea!  And the pins give it sort of a macabre but still sweet vibe.  Did he like it?

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« Reply #2 on: February 16, 2010 03:54:17 AM »

Neat.  What a cool idea.  May I ask where the pattern can be found? 
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jodinan
« Reply #3 on: February 18, 2010 02:37:30 PM »

he definitely liked it.  and yeah, i like the macabre/sweet thing.  it reflects me pretty well!  heh...

and the pattern can be found here...

http://www.jujubeandlolo.com/pdf/hearttattoo.pdf
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bexieboo
« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2010 05:08:19 AM »

It looks fab. I know what you mean about making things just to leave them sitting around, so this is a fantastic alternative idea.
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Sejimara
« Reply #5 on: February 19, 2010 02:41:54 PM »

This is AWESOME!
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« Reply #6 on: February 19, 2010 05:47:59 PM »

thanks for the pattern link!  I have the perfect frame to use when I make one.   Grin
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FoxyBlue
« Reply #7 on: March 05, 2010 10:58:47 AM »

That is so totally cool!!!
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