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« on: August 28, 2010 04:44:29 PM »

Introducing some beastly critters who have recently been romping about my house.  Both are prototypes of new patterns I've been working on.  The octopus one is pretty much done but the beastie needs some modifications, particularly the fact that his limbs hardly fit inside his body when sewing!  The next one will have attached legs, hopefully saving me a few headaches and a few less sessions with the seam ripper!


The cute octopus is a lady cephalopod obsessed with mascara and beauty magazines.  She occasionally looks up from my laptop to touch up her make-up or watch Project Runway, but with that many legs there are just too many cute shoes to be shopping for on Zappos.


The ravenous beast is just that.  Hes been raiding the fridge and devouring anything that hasnt yet been covered in mold.no wait, hes eating that too.  Best just to keep out of his way, and out of reach from those pointy teeth, until he passes out into a food coma.


Thanks for looking!

Note: Both are hand and machine sewn using anti-pill fleece and acrylic felt, stuffed with poly-fil. The octopus also has printed cotton on the sucker-side of her tentacles.
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« Reply #1 on: August 28, 2010 04:53:11 PM »

they're sooooo cute!
especially the ravenous beast!
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« Reply #2 on: August 28, 2010 06:00:13 PM »

So cute, especially the octolady!  E.
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« Reply #3 on: August 28, 2010 06:18:24 PM »

cute!  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: August 28, 2010 07:16:58 PM »

I LOVE the cute octopus. So incredibly cute! I also love that Botan rice candy.. Smiley It's so cool how you can eat the wrapper!
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« Reply #5 on: August 28, 2010 07:26:14 PM »

Thanks everyone! Smiley

@ happy_haylee_3: I love that candy too!  My grandma used to buy it for me when I was a kid, even now whenever my mom goes to the Korean food store I ask for some :-3 Deeeelicious!
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« Reply #6 on: August 28, 2010 09:21:47 PM »

oh yeah that candy!
over here it has a bunny on the wrapper.

it tastes like milk.
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« Reply #7 on: August 29, 2010 01:03:04 AM »

OMG, I love the octopus!! Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: August 31, 2010 11:39:05 AM »

haha! wonderful.  i love the octopuses eyes, & that the bears mouth is actually functional. Cheesy Cheesy
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