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« on: September 14, 2013 12:18:20 PM »

I don't know what has gotten into me lately, but, I've been in the mood to make alligators and crocodiles!  I've made this one before.  But, I think he turned out even better this time around!  Patch work fabric is so expensive in the store.  So, I sorted through my scraps bin, and made my own.  Smiley  I added the underbody gusset, to give him more depth.  I made this alligator w/a ric rack mouth.  The previous alligator, I stitched his mouth.  I like the mouth either way.  His pupils are an embroidery stitch from my sewing machine.  He is completely baby/kid proof.  I go out of my way to make the toys I make safe for both babies and kids.  He is lovable, and cuddly!  I enlarge the pattern quite a bit.  I like a huggable size.  Don't know who he will be going to.  Just made him to fill a desire to make alligators and crocodiles.  I have 2 other patterns I'm going to try next.  1 needs enlarging though.  I'll post pics of them too, when I finish them. I'm going to use fabric I got from both texscrapper and Nolansmomster on them.  Enjoy!

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So bright an cheerful! Some lucky kid will love him.
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« Reply #2 on: September 15, 2013 06:19:46 AM »

Thank you Taramor!
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« Reply #3 on: September 15, 2013 02:10:23 PM »

 Oh I love these guys, some one will be very lucky to get these guys. Great Idea to make your own patchwork fabric!!!  Wink  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: September 15, 2013 02:16:39 PM »

Thank you Sharalee!
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So much.fun...everyone will love them... Good job..
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