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« on: July 02, 2005 10:50:50 PM »

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v15/Piratecore/randomcrafts/octo1.jpg

This is something I've been working on for the past two days. It's made out of felt, it's tentacles are bendy and it's got shiny little beads on it's head. I think I'm going to add some more to the tops of the arms, and use some little buttons on the bottom for little suckers. It's mostly hand sewn too!
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« Reply #1 on: July 02, 2005 10:52:11 PM »

SO CUTE!
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« Reply #2 on: July 03, 2005 02:13:48 AM »

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OMG so cute!!
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« Reply #3 on: July 03, 2005 02:28:09 AM »

He really is cute!  Im sort of tempted to imagine him wrapped around my head... Dont mind me.

One question:  Ive always wondered how you get the wire to not slip around inside the legs...

I hope your octopus makes babies....
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« Reply #4 on: July 03, 2005 02:42:27 AM »

very cute  Cheesy If you've got any pearlescent buttons they would make good suckers. (buttons as suckers, what a god idea  Smiley.
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« Reply #5 on: July 03, 2005 03:59:57 AM »

wow that is really cute
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« Reply #6 on: July 03, 2005 05:40:35 AM »

He really is cute!  Im sort of tempted to imagine him wrapped around my head... Dont mind me.

One question:  Ive always wondered how you get the wire to not slip around inside the legs...

I hope your octopus makes babies....

I jused used pipe cleaners insider the tentacles and jammed them in there. I'm hoping it won't slip around insider, but I guess I'll see with time.
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« Reply #7 on: July 03, 2005 12:47:24 PM »

or sequins as suckers! little irridescent ones!  i have to say those tenticles look so good, and like a ton of work.  very impressive, and adorable!
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« Reply #8 on: July 03, 2005 12:48:49 PM »

or sequins as suckers! little irridescent ones!  i have to say those tenticles look so good, and like a ton of work.  very impressive, and adorable!

Using sequins is a great idea! I'll definitely have to try that with the next one I make!
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