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« on: February 05, 2011 09:33:19 AM »

So, I've been unemployed for quite a while, and when it comes down to gifts for the hubby, like Valentine's day, I always resort to something homemade.
He loves handmade stuff as well, so it's always a win/win situation. Smiley

This year, he requested that I make him something Doctor Who related, and so, the idea came about for me to make him a Tardis pillow.
Let me first say that I have a wonderful sewing machine that my mom got me, and I haven't used it nearly as much as I should. I am by NO MEANS a wonderful sewer.

That being said, I must say, I'm pretty darn proud of this! I learned all kinds of new things about my machine, and I don't think I'm afraid of it anymore!
The stuffing is a little bit lumpy, but I think that'll straighten out. It's about 19 inches by about 14 inches. BIG!




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« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2011 09:47:09 AM »

aw thats so nice! I think my hubby would love that for valentines day, I'm also doing homemade gifts this year, I think I'm making him cookies....  Huh I havn't had much inspiration but I know he likes to eat  Grin

well done with the machine stitching, I love my sewing machine but I still think I'd proably sew something like that by hard just because I'm still not that good at controlling the sewing machine, it tends to run away with me! Undecided Undecided

great stuff :-)

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« Reply #2 on: February 05, 2011 09:48:57 AM »

Thanks so much!!
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« Reply #3 on: February 05, 2011 09:53:09 AM »

Oh my gosh, Dr Who! I used to watch that years ago, how fun! You did a great job Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: February 05, 2011 11:10:14 AM »

I love the pop art-type style of your pillow, it's wonderful! Plus the fact that it's Doctor Who related makes it even more wonderful. Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: February 05, 2011 11:15:23 AM »

Thanks a lot guys!! I must admit that I was a bit nervous to post it because there's so many awesome sewers here on Craftster, and I'm just no where near as good as most of them. lol
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