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« on: November 03, 2010 11:13:03 PM »

My son asked to be a vending machine for Halloween.  He specifically wanted to be the one from across the street.  This is not totally like the one across the street but I think I did an ok job.  My first post here so hope I did it right.  I was unable to find anything similar to what I was looking for online just snack vending machines and that was not what he wanted.  So I winged this.  I give credit to Pepsi since their machine inspired it Tongue  Thanks for looking!    Janelle

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« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2010 12:32:54 AM »

so cute!

« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2010 03:07:38 AM »

Cute! I think they'd love this in Japan too!  Wink

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« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2010 06:43:15 AM »

Wonderful job!!  Did you make a slot so people could put in money? ha ha  He could have collected candy and money at the same time!

The smile says it all....he loved being a vending machine!

« Reply #4 on: November 04, 2010 11:51:31 AM »

really cute! i just wrote an essay about how my kids always had home made costumes
your son will remember this-- and his great, creative mom Grin
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« Reply #5 on: November 04, 2010 02:07:30 PM »

That is hilarious! So cute Smiley

« Reply #6 on: November 04, 2010 03:56:09 PM »

Thought I should add how it was made.  I took two kirkland boxes from costco cut a hole in the back of one and hot glued them both together.  (Was kind of surprised the hot glue kept as well as it did)  I then spray painted the box and glued on cut out labels from empty soda bottles to act as the buttons and pictures.  I painted on the black strip where the buttons went and the push dispenser area.  That was it.  I was contemplating putting on a plug to the back but did not make it that far.  Was too funny listening to people talk about how they thought I made it!  I actually had a dad ask if I got it online.  I was so proud to say that I had made it Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: November 11, 2010 08:29:39 AM »

so original! 
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« Reply #8 on: November 11, 2010 04:54:22 PM »

So clever & original! I love it when kids decide to be some random thing... like this! He's cute!

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« Reply #9 on: November 12, 2010 01:25:02 PM »

What a great and original costume.  Great job.

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