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Topic: Bag O' Stuffed Sea Creature Toys  (Read 1019 times)
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« on: April 01, 2010 07:17:48 PM »

My 4 yo son is obsessed with sea creatures - specifically starfish and sea horses.  He wanted me to make him some stuffed sea creature toys, so this is what I came up with.  I knew he would be playing a lot with them, so I kept them as simple as possible.  I used some bright batiks (he picked the fabrics) and was able to sew these up over the past few weeks.  He helped stuff them as well Smiley.  Once I had them all finished, I realized they needed a nice kelp bag so he could easily transport them.  He loves his new toy and can play all kinds of games with them.  For the record, he named each sea creature after a flower.  The  sea star is named Delphinium, the Seahorse is named Hyacinth.  I have to check with him tomorrow morning on what the other names are - I can't remember!  What do you think?

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« Reply #1 on: April 01, 2010 08:04:15 PM »

Aw! I love them. The flower names are so cute, too. I think 'hyacinth' is my favorite.
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« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2010 02:12:22 PM »

Good idea! E.
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« Reply #3 on: April 03, 2010 04:20:05 AM »

Update, the shell is named "Iris", the octopus is named "Tiger Lily".

And a correction - the Sea horse is named "Cornflower" and the turtle is name "Hyacinth" Smiley, good thing I check with him!

Thanks for the nice comments!
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« Reply #4 on: May 11, 2010 11:00:52 PM »

these are so cute i love them  Grin
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