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« on: June 04, 2011 06:33:55 AM »

I don't normally visit this board but holy moly there is some cool stuff being made!!  I want to make more toys now!!!
Okay so my boyfriend was getting jealous of the leopard I sleep with, and he loves cuttlefish so I made him one for his birthday!! I chose really evil fabric though, I wanted it to change colours a bit the way real cuttlefish do so I got this chiffon that changes from green to pink depending on how you hold it, and then some snakeskin printed stretch fabric to go under it. They were such a pain to sew together, the chiffon is so slippy! But I'm really pleased with how the fabric looks, so it was worth it.

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« Reply #1 on: June 04, 2011 08:35:18 AM »

Awesome cuttlefish!!!!  The coloring is fabulous so I would have to agree that the fabric was hassle was worth it!!

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« Reply #2 on: June 04, 2011 08:36:52 AM »

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« Reply #3 on: June 05, 2011 12:48:32 AM »

great job there. It looks super cute.

great idea with the fabrics too.


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« Reply #4 on: June 09, 2011 09:06:01 AM »

I love his eyes and the fact that he can color-shift; that's such a clever idea!

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« Reply #5 on: June 14, 2011 11:10:52 AM »

I love him!!! How awesome!

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