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baileemartini
« on: November 21, 2010 09:31:40 PM »

So I got this idea from another Craftster, not sure where the original post is though, feel free to post a link if you know...I just kind of made my own pattern, cutting out 11" circles of felt, and finding the circumference of the circle, and dividing by 12 to get the width of each slice of the peppermint, then I drew pie slices on my red felt, and then I used the pie slices as a guide to make the swirled shapes. I ended up using math I haven't used in years, but I wanted it to look perfect. Sewed the red swirls on, sewed both sides together, stuffed, sewed shut, and wrapped the whole thing in shiny tulle and tied knots on the sides, trimmed and done!

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« Reply #1 on: November 21, 2010 09:47:26 PM »

So cute!  I want to make one.
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« Reply #2 on: November 21, 2010 09:53:19 PM »

I love that more people are making this pillow, it is so cute!


Here was the other one:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=364137.0
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« Reply #3 on: November 21, 2010 09:53:44 PM »

I love this!
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« Reply #4 on: November 22, 2010 05:19:57 AM »

Don't you love the projects that take math? This is really cute!
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« Reply #5 on: November 22, 2010 07:45:42 AM »

I think that's a perfect gift for someone who has a sweet tooth Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: November 22, 2010 03:54:52 PM »

Pretty pretty and tasty! It looks really well made. Bravo!
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baileemartini
« Reply #7 on: November 22, 2010 08:31:29 PM »

I love that more people are making this pillow, it is so cute!


Here was the other one:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=364137.0

thank you, i was looking for it! i ended up making a pair of these, they are soooo cute!
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« Reply #8 on: November 23, 2010 08:29:43 AM »

Love it! And I have everything but the tulle on hand.

I did a sun hat pattern, actually used pi to figure the size and shape of the hat band. I hear my 8th grade math teacher saying I told you so.
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rangerbeth
« Reply #9 on: November 24, 2010 12:32:16 PM »

Looks great! Way to use math!
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