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Topic: Supersonic X-ray Vision Sunray Protection GOGGLE SPECS! *pic heavey*  (Read 5215 times)
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« on: June 01, 2006 10:10:47 AM »

aka Dame Edna goggle specs
aka You should have gone to specsavers goggle specs
aka My Fly me to the moon winged goggle specs
aka My entry to the craftster challenge!

These are my supercheap sunglasses revamped using ultra kitsch materials to make a not-so-kitsch pair of pantomime dame/ superhero GOGGLE SPECS!!

  • sunglasses (1 from Poundland here in merry old england)
  • Popsicle sticks (from my local garden centre - don't ask me why my local garden centre has a very large children's craft section...)
  • Feathers (Hobbycraft)
  • Pom poms (Hobbycraft)
  • Pipe cleaners (I found them in my house)
  • Sequins (as above)
  • Lots of glue

Oh how I envy those of you whose photographs come up all clear and in focus....

Here they are on my "willing" volunteer

And in my blue kitschen (hehehehe)

On the left hand side are the pipe cleaners (chenile sticks) and on the right are popsicle sticks.

*very bad* close up of the popsicle sticks, which took a very long time to cut up and stick together. They're painted green and the stars are the sequins. On the bottom of the rim there is pom poms

And then the left side (behind the pipecleaners) which has another green popsicle stick stuck on. The other side has some pom poms and some glitter on. (The glitter looks so sparkley and special in real life ... the camera can never show its twinkley nature...)

Well, that's them.
They protect you from UV rays AND from radioactive rays thrown at you by evil villains trying to halt your superhero business AND they can fly AND they're x-ray specs so you can see through things when you wear them. WOW!

Hope you like

ps sorry for the bad photos.
 if you want to see better photos then buy me a better camera!

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« Reply #1 on: June 01, 2006 10:17:55 AM »

hehehehehhee  VERY Elton John circa 1970-something! You should send them on to him!

« Reply #2 on: June 01, 2006 10:18:53 AM »

Wow those are great!

« Reply #3 on: June 01, 2006 10:20:37 AM »

A pair of sunglasses to make Bootsy Collins and George Clinton proud!  Well done!

« Reply #4 on: June 01, 2006 10:25:12 AM »

THanks for the comments  Kiss

hehehehehhee  VERY Elton John circa 1970-something! You should send them on to him!

You know .... i would love to see him in these... maybe i will sned them on....

WAIT! What am I saying!? PArt with a beloved craft project - neverrr!

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« Reply #5 on: June 01, 2006 09:15:15 PM »

I love this challenge so much, those are so sweet

you look awesome wearing them too Grin

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   Well then I do imagine, there will be sorrow no more

« Reply #6 on: June 02, 2006 01:59:01 AM »

lol that's not me it's me sister .... you wouldn't find me anywhere but BEHIND the camera!!

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