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peddlefisher
« on: December 04, 2011 10:26:52 PM »

Found this VHS box at Goodwill. My husband's brother's girlfriend's daughter loves to draw! I decided to make her her own drawing case fit for a young artist! I love it and am a bit jealous  Tongue

I basically just stripped it to the basics and rebuilt it. My sewing machine didn't really enjoy the cardboard, thus resulting in sub-par stitches, but she's 8 and probably won't care. Hope you enjoy it!

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Radmom
« Reply #1 on: December 04, 2011 10:30:27 PM »

Omg, totally love it. Seriously, this is why I love this group. we improvise so well and recreate something special from something old, that eventually might have landed in a landfill. I know she will love it!
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whatthepuck
« Reply #2 on: December 05, 2011 05:16:41 AM »

I'm jealous too. What a great gift.
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« Reply #3 on: December 05, 2011 05:43:06 AM »

so smart!  Love it!
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« Reply #4 on: December 23, 2011 01:42:56 PM »

Brilliant! I love it!
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« Reply #5 on: December 29, 2011 11:31:29 AM »

What a great idea and lovely too.
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« Reply #6 on: January 26, 2012 09:36:36 AM »

Congrats on being selected 2011 Featured Project!

We thought it deserved more recognition for being such an awesome project! Cheesy

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Extrapolate that!


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« Reply #7 on: February 12, 2012 03:06:42 PM »

This is great! I love that you personalized it, too. What young budding artist wouldn't appreciate such a great supply case?
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I would love to do a personal swap for stuff for my lonely, empty walls!
Jupandy
« Reply #8 on: February 21, 2012 06:23:06 AM »

What a great idea.  Think I'll make one for my grand daughter.  Thank you.
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ColetteK
« Reply #9 on: March 30, 2012 09:03:07 AM »

That's really clever and beautiful!
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