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« on: May 03, 2013 09:47:56 PM »

I've designed a new Feltie as requested by a friend.  Meet Jilly Giraffe.  She stands 8" tall, is made from felt & stuffed with polyfil.  Her legs & neck are strengthened with pieces cut from kebob skewers.  I've painted on her patches & hooves.  Her tail is a length of braided twine.   Come Christmas, I'll add some gaily colored ribbons & hang her on the tree with the rest of my felt ornaments.
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« Reply #1 on: May 04, 2013 06:07:05 AM »

She is so stinking cute, I can hardly stand it!!

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« Reply #2 on: May 04, 2013 08:28:32 AM »

aww so cute.  How big is he?

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« Reply #3 on: May 04, 2013 08:34:38 AM »

So cute! I love the hand painted details. Did you use craft felt or wool felt?
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« Reply #4 on: May 04, 2013 01:15:00 PM »

so very cute!

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« Reply #5 on: May 07, 2013 12:37:28 PM »

Thanks for all of the sweet comments.  She's about 8 inches tall & made from the cheap felt squares available from the local craft stores.  Nothing special about the materials.  I just cut , sew, stuff---& in this case---paint.
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