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« Reply #30 on: August 31, 2005 08:26:23 PM »

Your son is uber cute! I love that pillow...and the rest of the stuff!
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aliclimb
« Reply #31 on: September 06, 2005 11:08:42 AM »

I got my stuff from PixieSkull this weekend and it's all super cute!  She sent me a soft and cuddly fleece pillow cover, a tote made from skull-print fabric, two bracelets, a pair of earrings, and a beaded ring.  The earrings and one of the bracelets are very tiki-looking with tropical flowers and little carved skulls while the other bracelet and ring are made of tiny little skulls with tiny black beads.  I'm pretty clueless about jewelry making, so it's awesome to get a bunch of new stuff to wear.
Here's a picture of all the loot together.


and here's a closeup of the jewelry and the skull print on the tote.
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aliclimb
« Reply #32 on: September 06, 2005 01:09:33 PM »

I know PixieSkull got her stuff now, so I thought I'd go ahead and post pics of what I sent.  I made a skeleton stuffy with his own scarf, a skull illusion scarf in pink and black, and etched skulls onto a jar which I filled with stress relief milk bath.
Here's everything together.


Here's a closeup of the back of the stuffy's embroidered spine...I liked his little tailbone. Grin
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« Reply #33 on: September 06, 2005 01:41:38 PM »

Both of that stuff is great! I like the tiki skull motif and that scarf is out of control. And the little stuffed friend is very cute.
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« Reply #34 on: September 06, 2005 02:04:01 PM »

I hope there will be a round 3!!!
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« Reply #35 on: September 06, 2005 09:05:44 PM »

Thanks for posting all the pictures, Alison! Mom's not too keen on letting me use the camera, due to it's temperamental nature and her paranoia. Honestly, I'm 19 and I'm electronics-savvy! Oh well.

The earrings were so much fun to make, and I figured the tote's sturdier with the two straps. I was going to button them together or something, but you may do with them as you wish.

This was a lot of fun, I'm glad I joined!
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« Reply #36 on: September 06, 2005 09:40:03 PM »

such cute things! i think i would do round 3, if there were one Smiley
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« Reply #37 on: September 07, 2005 10:01:07 AM »

I got a chance to use the tote today and it's holding all my stuff beautifully.  The two straps make it sit securely on my shoulder and seem to distribute the weight of the tote really well.  I think you did a great job. Thanks!
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« Reply #38 on: September 07, 2005 11:09:24 AM »

You guys have all made such awesome stuff!  Aliclimb, the skeleton stuffy is super cute -- I love his little tailbone!
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« Reply #39 on: September 07, 2005 06:47:18 PM »

astro, i'm glad you like everything!   the skull beads on the earrings are from a vintage prayer bead necklace i have.  the plastic skulls are from this site..
 
http://www.sacredkitschstudio.com/

she has awesome stuff there.

Thanks so much for this site!!! EEP! I placed an order before i even finished looking at all teh awesome stuff y'all made! Smiley
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