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« on: November 02, 2011 10:57:31 AM »

A few months ago I saw this post:  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=388525.0  and almost died laughing.  I knew I had to make them for my bro as we are both major major Simpson's fans.  Everything we say to each other is a Simpson's quote, so these were perfect for his upcoming wedding.

And they were perfect, when he opened them he fell back on the couch and kicked his feet in the air he was laughing so hard.  Told him I made them as a gag gift and he didn't need to wear them, were just for funnies, but he wouldn't hear of it.  He wanted to wear them!  At least some of the time.  So he ended up wearing them for pictures, but not too much time other than that.  Not sure wifey would have liked that too much, LOL.

Took about four hours total for these guys, which is funny because I truly meant for them to stay in the box so that's a lot of work on something for one laugh. 




Here's the reference pic:


And the happy bro on his day:


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« Reply #1 on: November 02, 2011 11:15:28 AM »

oh my freakin goodness!!! that is amazing.
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« Reply #2 on: November 02, 2011 11:29:51 AM »

Those are AWESOME! Your brother is lucky to have you for a sister!
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« Reply #3 on: November 02, 2011 12:21:30 PM »

Great job, they look fantastic.
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« Reply #4 on: November 02, 2011 11:10:17 PM »

What an AWESOME gift and AWESOME sister!!
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« Reply #5 on: November 03, 2011 03:35:16 PM »

Those are great. I love that episode. I'm surprised The Simpsons didn't start manufacturing them on their own.
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« Reply #6 on: November 03, 2011 04:31:59 PM »

that's funny & sweet. 
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« Reply #7 on: December 14, 2011 01:42:59 PM »

A must have for every simpson fan great job awesome detail
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« Reply #8 on: December 19, 2011 06:31:09 PM »

Holy cow those are great! What a fantastic wedding gift!
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