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« on: November 04, 2012 02:06:11 PM »

Nisser are little Danish creatures that come bearing presents at Chrismas

I bought wooden pegs last year for a project that never happened and over the weekend I realised that they'd be a great starting point. Combined with wool/felt and a wooden bead they make interesting little nisse men.


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« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2012 02:38:27 PM »

Great. I like these very much. The beards are awesome.
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« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2012 04:03:47 PM »

Two things. 1. These little guys are adorable. I love their beards and hats and noses. 2. I've never heard of them before and I have a growing fascination with holiday traditions and folk lore from other countries. So thanks for introducing me to the Nisser!
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« Reply #3 on: November 05, 2012 11:29:15 AM »

These are very sweet!  I can imagine them on the Christmas tree or just lined up for a centerpiece on the table. Smiley Nice work!
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« Reply #4 on: November 05, 2012 01:27:32 PM »

I believe that Nisser are in Norway too, a Norwegian friend told us last Summer.

Anyway, yours are so adorable! LOVE them!  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: November 07, 2012 10:03:57 AM »

my mom made something like these years ago Smiley they were like little fairy clothes pins. Totally brings back good memories. Adorable!
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