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« on: August 13, 2014 06:53:35 AM »

I picked up an old fashioned teddy bear pattern on Etsy, but the only faux fur I had in my stash was this short pile leopard print. Therefore, I added a tail and made a leopard. He's about 11 inches tall, partially hand-stitched, and has two buttons for his eyes. I stuffed him with wool. His arms and legs are button-jointed and his head is just stitched on. He even stands on his own if you arrange his tail just right.







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(here's the pattern.)
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« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2014 07:29:30 AM »

Using the leopard print definitely was a good choice! He's very handsome. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2014 09:47:46 AM »

He's lovely. He reminds me of marsupilami  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: August 13, 2014 10:01:01 AM »

<3 What a darling twist...using a bear pattern to make a Jaguar!
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« Reply #4 on: August 13, 2014 10:07:26 AM »

Oh he is adorable!  What a good idea to make the teddy bear into a jaguar instead!  Brilliant!
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« Reply #5 on: August 13, 2014 10:58:15 AM »

Super cute!
It reminds me of the marsupilami too. Maybe you could make the marsupilami family as your next project.
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« Reply #6 on: August 13, 2014 11:06:17 AM »

Thanks!  Cheesy

I had to google marsupilami. I've never seen that before, it's very cute.
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« Reply #7 on: August 14, 2014 08:56:36 AM »

Cute! I never would have guessed it was a teddy bear pattern. He's such an adorable little jaguar. Nicely done.
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