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Caroline92f
« on: July 05, 2010 10:09:55 AM »

I've just started sewing and this is my first stuffed animal for my first granddaughter.  I had a lot of fun making it, though I made some mistakes along the way.  I used a pattern found in a sewing book I bought from Amazon.



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« Reply #1 on: July 05, 2010 10:13:30 AM »

That is so cute! What book did you get the pattern in?
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« Reply #2 on: July 05, 2010 10:17:21 AM »

I love this! It would be nice for a girl or a boy in another color. It looks like you did a great job.
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« Reply #3 on: July 05, 2010 10:20:19 AM »

That is supercute! and congratulations with your first granddaughter! and your first stuffed animal!
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« Reply #4 on: July 05, 2010 12:43:37 PM »

Thank you everyone Smiley  I got the pattern from the book SEW (Sew Everything Workshop) by Diana Rupp.  The Complete Step-by-Step Beginner's Guide.  Page 217 Unforgettable Elephant.  You can actually make a mommy and a baby together if you want to.  Fun project and yes, you could do boy, girl, or neutral <3
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« Reply #5 on: July 05, 2010 07:48:12 PM »

I can't believe that is really yourfirst!  The whole toy looks so well made; well done!
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