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« on: June 13, 2010 11:18:24 AM »

Hi everyone! It's been a while since I've posted one of my pipe cleaner creations! Hope you like this one!

My buddy Jarrod sent to me a picture of  his Mom's dogs to Fuzzify for his Mom's birthday. Chippy, a 10 lb Maltese; Dale, a 6 lb Maltese; and Daisy, a 4 lb Yorkie, the smallest of them all!!  These adorable little pups are so petite as it was, I could hardly see how I could make them any smaller with pipe cleaners! Hahahah!!

Somehow I managed to make some time in my insane workweek and make these little guys! Here they are!



CHIPPY - 2 inches


DALE - 1.75 inches


DAISY - 1.5 inches


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I tried to make them proportional in size based on their weights. Now all I need to do is put bows on these little ones and wrap them up for Jarrod's mom. I hope she likes them!!! Happy Birthday, Jarrod's Mom!! Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: June 13, 2010 11:40:45 AM »

Those are really cute.  They almost look real.
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« Reply #2 on: June 13, 2010 11:43:42 AM »

I didn't know pipe cleaners could look so dang cute! THose totally rock!  Wink
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« Reply #3 on: June 13, 2010 12:00:34 PM »

Eeek! Cute alert!  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: June 13, 2010 12:37:51 PM »

I love these little tiny puppies you make! I have to confess, I tried making one after seeing your first post of the little Yorkie, and let's just say it came out terribly. I probably should have posted it in the crafts gone wrong section....Sad

Anyways, beautiful work. Would you ever consider doing a tutorial for complete goobers like me?
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« Reply #5 on: June 13, 2010 12:39:28 PM »

 Ha ha haaaa! These are flippin adorable!  "this rocks" for sure.  Toooo cute
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« Reply #6 on: June 13, 2010 02:48:27 PM »

Those are awesome! I showed them to my hubby, and told him they were made out of pipe cleaners. He looked at me, confused. Being a handyman, he's used to the industrial Home Depot pipe cleaners, with wire bristles. I had to Google a picture of craft pipe cleaners, so that he would know what was going on.  Grin
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« Reply #7 on: June 13, 2010 03:35:11 PM »

Wow, I can't believe these are pipe cleaners! They look awesome!
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« Reply #8 on: June 13, 2010 03:48:32 PM »

wow! They are amazingly cute!
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« Reply #9 on: June 13, 2010 05:09:04 PM »

So cute!  You have great talent to be able to make a pipe cleaner to look so life like!
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« Reply #10 on: June 13, 2010 06:20:18 PM »

OMG!  I thought the were plushies!  I can't believe those are made out of pipecleaners!!!  Great job! Smiley
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« Reply #11 on: June 13, 2010 06:30:51 PM »

Awe these are adorable! Cheesy You did an awesome job!
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« Reply #12 on: June 14, 2010 12:21:23 AM »

WOw! Thanks for all the kind words everyone! You've made my day!! Grin
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« Reply #13 on: June 14, 2010 10:08:50 AM »

Fuzzington, these are amazing! When I first saw the thumbnail I thought they were real dogs & the post was going to be about clothing for dogs, or something like that. I only clicked on the thumbnail because I thought "What cute little doggies!" I had NO IDEA they were pipe cleaner dogs!!!

Well, this isn't the first time you've heard this said, but I'll have to reiterate what others have said: "Wow, OMG, this Rocks!" and then some!!!

BTW- to hgddm: You wrote (referring to your own attempts at pipe cleaner art) "I probably should have posted it in the crafts gone wrong section."  Is there a "Crafts Gone Wrong" section?Huh I actually looked, but couldn't find any place called that. THAT is where all my stuff would get posted!!! If there isn't a section for Crafts Gone Wrong maybe we should get one started? I've got a lot of quilts that were supposed to be rectangle shaped but mysteriously became trapezoid shaped by the time I was finished stabbing all my fingers with sharp needles! LOL! (No, but seriously!)

Fuzzington, you and your cute little doggies ROCK!

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« Reply #14 on: June 15, 2010 10:03:29 AM »

You must be the absolute queen of pipecleaners - I bow to your talent!! They are AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!
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« Reply #15 on: June 15, 2010 10:14:06 AM »

When I first opened up the post I thought you were going to show how you make coats or collars for these dogs, but, when I read it I found out these were pipe cleaner copies! I thought they were real dogs! WTG!
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« Reply #16 on: June 15, 2010 10:13:57 PM »

these are soooo sweetly adorable i could just kiss them..
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« Reply #17 on: July 07, 2012 10:11:17 PM »

Ah! I've got to make these for my friend. she'd flip :3
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« Reply #18 on: July 12, 2012 07:30:43 PM »

Your dogs are amazing! I can't believe they are made out of pipe cleaners!!!
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« Reply #19 on: July 15, 2012 11:12:28 AM »

How did you do that?  They are so fuzzy it's hard to believe that they are pipe cleaners.
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« Reply #20 on: July 17, 2012 02:01:38 PM »

i didn't know they would become so cute and lovable! i always thought pipe cleaners were not really that fuzzy, and you couldn't make much out of em
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« Reply #21 on: August 14, 2012 07:41:46 PM »

they are so cute i am gonna make some for my daughter she will love them
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