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Topic: Colin the Sock Monkey Zombie Pirate *Avast Ye Young Rapscallions!* IMAGE HEAVY  (Read 2119 times)
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« on: April 30, 2010 07:18:39 AM »


Everyone meet Colin Smiley

So he was made for my boyfriends birthday last week, Colin likes cuddles and a good pillage! Smiley

He's all hand sewn and as you can see from the pics, it's not the neatest, partly from lack of experience and partly cos i used thread that was a pain in the bum (I wanted it thick) and kept seprating and getting all knotted and outof control so i kinda gave up and worked with the messy look after all how many zombies have you seen recently that looked neat and tidy?! Tongue

The details like the long hair and peircings are there to emulate my bf. Colin is his alter-ego!  Wink

From the back

After making him I quickly knocked up a little 'coffin' for him to arrive in

inside was colin, looking a bit squished

with a scary letter and a promise of trasure...

which was tickets for 2000Trees Festival!  Grin yey! so excited to see Maybeshewill!!

Anyways, the bf loved his present (whoop!) and I think he's the cutest zombie pirate to ever shiver me timbers!


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« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2010 07:28:09 AM »

He's fantastic - and Colin has to be the best name for a zombie pirate monkey ever Grin

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« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2010 08:16:26 AM »

Love the bloody sewed up leg!  Excellent effect!

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« Reply #3 on: April 30, 2010 09:21:29 AM »

Wow...I love him! Those thick, "messy" stitches definitely add the the zombie appeal of him. I love that you made the little coffin, too.  Grin Grin


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« Reply #4 on: April 30, 2010 09:26:29 AM »

The eye hanging out sent me into a fit of giggles.

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« Reply #5 on: April 30, 2010 09:51:04 AM »

LOVE the eye! rofl!


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« Reply #6 on: May 25, 2010 07:31:11 AM »

Hehe thanks! Smiley

Colin is now kinda mounted to the wall in my bf's room on a hook thing...it looks like he's floating in mid air!! spoooooky zombie!  Wink
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