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« on: December 01, 2010 06:50:46 AM »

I designed the pockets for this, and had them printed at Spoonflower

I have made two so far.  One for a gift:


And one for my girls, hanging full of treats:


It is big, about 2 feet by three feet. 
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« Reply #1 on: December 01, 2010 07:41:20 AM »

Beautiful.  What a wonderful idea to come up with your own original designs to incorporate into this calendar. I'm sure it was a lot of work, but totally worth it for a family heirloom.  The pockets are so cute and whimsical, I know my kids would love it.

I have to say, you just don't see enough Christmas robots with gear wreaths!  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: December 01, 2010 12:13:43 PM »

This is awesome!! What a great idea to have the fabric printed at spoonflower. I love your designs on the pockets!
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« Reply #3 on: December 01, 2010 02:48:18 PM »

I'm working on that project now, mine is a mess though and taking FOREVER!
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« Reply #4 on: December 01, 2010 02:50:27 PM »

Oh wow! This brings me back to childhood. Grin I love that this is all custom fabric from Spoonflower, makes this super special and unique.
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« Reply #5 on: December 01, 2010 03:57:57 PM »

I have loved advent calendars since I was a kid. The fact that you even designed the adorable fabric makes you a craft goddess in my book!
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« Reply #6 on: December 02, 2010 09:54:36 PM »

This is fab-u-lous!!  I love the idea of printing your fabric at Spoonflower, genius Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: December 03, 2010 08:18:35 AM »

That's awesome!  I love this idea.  If I get myself in gera early enough next year, I might have to try it! (We just moved this year, and I think my sewing room may be the last one to get set up . . . )
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