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« on: October 29, 2013 02:32:28 PM »

Ludi sent me a lover's eye and in return she wanted one of the lil' bunnies in a bed I made for my kids and the cousins and neighbours (I made a lot of bunnies, ha). I had a cross border parcel go missing recently and it really stung so I sent this one across the border with my folks to mail it signature required over there. That tacked on a lot of time to the exchange which I felt kind of bad about but honestly, losing handmadery in the post is the WORST!
Anyhoo, here's the fabulous eye http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=427405.0#axzz2ei0QtIjX
My story about it is on the second page. It is so special, Ludi asked me a dozen questions and requested lots of pictures then consulted me about which I liked most, so much work went into that eye! I love it.

And here's the bunny.

I wasn't so sure this exchange was energetically balanced so I ended up making extra blankies and even then I wasn't satisfied.

I used the rest of the scraps I had on hand for this wee owl. Seemed seasonal and it's angora and cashmere so it's touchably soft Smiley.

Shake a tail feather!


I also owed a bunny to one of the neighbour kids that missed out, he actually wanted a bear instead so here he is. Cashmere too Smiley.


All from scrap!
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« Reply #1 on: October 29, 2013 03:11:35 PM »

Your little animals are so cute!
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« Reply #2 on: October 29, 2013 03:55:56 PM »

Those wee bunnies are so cute!  The owl is a nice new one...and the bear...oh that is just too cute!!!
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« Reply #3 on: October 29, 2013 08:22:07 PM »

Super cute!
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« Reply #4 on: November 01, 2013 06:59:06 AM »

Ah, thanks guys Smiley. The owl is actually quite a bit bigger, maybe like the size of my hand. Won't fit in a tin, lol Cheesy.
It felt so good to get into my stash and craft something. We moved to a new city a couple months ago and it's been a trial and a half. My crafting stuff has no home here and I'm missing being able to rummage for a quick craft or pick up something that's mid-process. I have such a busy weekend with gobs of chores but getting that crafting stuff sorted out is a priority. No cutty and stitchy makes monkey go crazzzzzeeee, don't mind if I DO!!!!!
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« Reply #5 on: November 05, 2013 04:25:05 AM »

What a cute stocking stuffer idea! I am thinking that for little kids, you could also paint the inside of the tin to look like the animal's food cupboard for more pretend play...or cutting out the pictures from a magazine would be faster and easier. Thanks for sharing! I am going to show this to my daughter to see if she wants to try making one.
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« Reply #6 on: November 08, 2013 03:40:58 AM »

Awww, they are so sweet!
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« Reply #7 on: November 08, 2013 06:29:58 AM »

These are adorable.  I'm just loving that little owl.
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