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« on: December 08, 2011 12:43:42 AM »

Somewhere online (sorry, I don't remember where) I saw a blog post where someone turned a hinged box into a travel dollhouse with peg dolls.  I knew I wanted to make my 3 year old daughter something similar but it needed to be something different, something special to match my wonderful daughter's unique personality.  Aria is obsessed with pirates, skulls, and anatomy.  I decided to go with pirates.   The others might have come off less fun preschooler toy and more serial killer in training kit.  yeah...

The ship in all her glory.


And here is the outside of the box...


Everything dissembles and packs down neatly inside the box...


Fish for dinner!


Its the pirates life for me!


Yo ho ho!


Thanks for checking out my toy!  
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« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2011 01:26:53 AM »

Super cute! Love the ship's wheel! I am sure that Aria will love it!
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« Reply #2 on: December 08, 2011 01:28:50 AM »

Love all the details, I want one too!  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: December 08, 2011 02:56:23 AM »

That's fantastic. What a great idea to take everything with you.
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« Reply #4 on: December 08, 2011 05:16:49 AM »

That's awesome!  Great job!
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« Reply #5 on: December 08, 2011 06:58:00 AM »

Love.
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« Reply #6 on: December 08, 2011 06:59:52 AM »

What a great idea!  I bet when she takes it along to a friend's house, they have hours of fun!!!

Nice job at providing everything a pirate might need...love the flags and the fish!
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« Reply #7 on: December 08, 2011 08:09:23 AM »

Thanks everyone!  Cheesy 

Alwaysinmyroom, the fish are made from paperclay.  I have some odd little press that I got in a swap a bit ago that allows you me to make fish.  This seemed a perfect application.  Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: December 08, 2011 08:31:15 AM »

What a cute idea!
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« Reply #9 on: December 08, 2011 09:17:45 AM »

It looks great! lovely idea
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