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« on: January 21, 2013 03:12:57 PM »

For Halloween a couple years ago we did a Super Mario family theme.
Also, I think it was the year before that, I made the four of us a set of stockings.
This year we had another kid making those stocking void.
So for the Christmas stocking swap I mentioned I wanted something for me so I could make matching stockings for the rest of the brood. Kaz decided to take the Mario theme and make me a Peach stocking. I used that stocking as a pattern to make the rest of them. They are all reversible, same on each side.

All together (see Kaz' Peach stocking for me in there?):

Mario, using real overalls fasteners:

Luigi

Toadette:

And finally a Koopa Paratroopa, who wasn't actually in that Halloween with us. I think this is my favorite one. The wing and scales are quilted!
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« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2013 03:51:56 PM »

These look FABULOUS!!!!  I love them!  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: January 22, 2013 06:28:09 AM »

ohmigosh, what a cute idea!!  These look great!  (The koopa one's my fave, too!)
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« Reply #3 on: January 22, 2013 12:00:59 PM »

I'm glad you approve, Kaz! I know the darker pink on the bottom was more of a Peach design element, but I figure it would be a good way to tie them all together.

Thanks, bunny!
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« Reply #4 on: January 23, 2013 10:14:49 AM »

awesome!  i love straying from the traditional stockings, so so cute Smiley
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