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« on: June 18, 2010 07:32:01 AM »

I sent this out a few weeks ago for the Be Awesome Swap.  He is inspired by Mimi Kirschner's tattooed dolls.  I drew up a pattern, dyed the toile and embroidered the face-he's about 18" tall, give or take.  Who doesn't need a big handsome man around the house.  Wink



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« Reply #1 on: June 18, 2010 07:49:49 AM »

I love this! He's a hottie.  Wink Cool idea and great craftsmanship- you are so talented!
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« Reply #2 on: June 18, 2010 08:11:43 AM »

This is one of the best use of toile ever!!

I love him and know that he is in a good home....great job, thisbirdsabsurd!
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« Reply #3 on: June 18, 2010 08:27:32 AM »

I LOVE HIM!!  Great job.  I wish Boris was moving to my house! Wink
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« Reply #4 on: June 18, 2010 08:33:51 AM »

Ahhhh, he's so cute!  I love that he even stands like a strong man Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: June 18, 2010 09:00:58 AM »

Oh my gosh, he is so awesome!! I love the toile for his tattoos!!
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« Reply #6 on: June 18, 2010 09:11:50 AM »

Brilliant using toile as the tattoo. He Rocks!
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« Reply #7 on: June 18, 2010 09:14:38 AM »

AHHHHmazing!!
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« Reply #8 on: June 18, 2010 09:17:19 AM »

This is really great.  I love his posture and your fabric choices.

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« Reply #9 on: June 18, 2010 10:41:19 AM »

WOW!  Thanks for the great comments everyone! (blush) Smiley
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