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Topic: Crumpet "the freak spider" of horror and delight! (made from old toys)*img hvy*  (Read 5773 times)
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« on: May 16, 2006 12:02:10 PM »

Alright, So one of my favorite things to do is to take toys that nobody cares about, cut them up and make them into something new! I was at target the other day and saw these $1 stuffed toys and they had the CREEPIEST eyes so I picked out a lion, Dog, lamb and Elephant ( Im so sorry I didnt get a before picture bah!!!) to take home and play with. I just basically cut them up and sewed them back together in about a 3 days and this is what I ended up with.

Introducing, Crumpet the "freak ass" spider!



(he is 1 foot wide and 8-9 inches long)

I started by cutting out all the toys eyes then sewing the face, then I took some metal rods, bent them into the shape of spider legs hot glued them together then and sewed around the legs. It was very creepy sewing him up since I hate spiders, sometimes I would just see that little spider head rolling around on the floor and get grossed out!!!

Here is a close up of his creepy eyes:



And here is his lion Mane butt with ear "spinners"



And finally, a picture of crumpet chilling out in his natural habitat and climbing a tree!








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« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2006 12:04:25 PM »

i like crumpet!  he's pretty cute for a spider, and looks very well-made.
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« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2006 12:06:46 PM »

That's awesome! Very nice  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: May 16, 2006 12:08:33 PM »

aww thanks! I love him, he is good for creeping and chasing people with!!!!

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« Reply #4 on: May 16, 2006 12:09:52 PM »

aww that is so cute!! i love it!
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« Reply #5 on: May 16, 2006 12:19:21 PM »

He is AWESOME! I love him. I just want to stick him on a little radio controled car and chase people down the street with him! Great job!
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« Reply #6 on: May 16, 2006 12:46:45 PM »

im going to break into your house and so steal that from you haha jk
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« Reply #7 on: May 16, 2006 01:23:02 PM »

He is AWESOME! I love him. I just want to stick him on a little radio controled car and chase people down the street with him! Great job!


omgosh what a GREAT IDEA!!!!!
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« Reply #8 on: May 16, 2006 03:39:31 PM »

That is the COOLEST!
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« Reply #9 on: May 16, 2006 06:00:26 PM »

that is SOOOO cute!!
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