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« Reply #90 on: March 31, 2007 06:08:34 PM »

Thank you so much Ilovemystarbursts! This is much easier to follow than the video- I don't have to keep pausing it...and then rewinding it because I didn't pause it quick enough!  Cheesy

Thanks a million!

It's no problem, as I said I did it really fast. If you have any problems understanding it just ask. Smiley
« Reply #91 on: April 01, 2007 10:49:56 AM »

I found this page.


It has a picture that show the steps to making the goldfish(i think). I don't understand it(mostly because it is in Japanese), so if anyone figures it out i would love to know how.

 also there is a book

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« Reply #92 on: April 14, 2007 11:04:03 AM »

I put this together really fast, I hope it helps.  Grin


thank you so much!  Looks very clear -- I can't wait to try it tonight!

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« Reply #93 on: April 14, 2007 03:30:56 PM »

These are ridiculous. So amazing!!! I love anything made out of ctraws... I was on the site Cribcandy and saw these (lamps? chandeliers?) that a man had made entirely out of straws, and there was a bulb in the middle so that the whole thing just glowed. It was stunning... much like these!!
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« Reply #94 on: April 14, 2007 03:35:45 PM »

That is the most amazing straw creation I have ever seen.

« Reply #95 on: April 18, 2007 12:00:32 AM »

My attempt at shrimps. Cheesy They're named Henk, Henk, Henk and Bert.

I'm planning to make earrings out of them and I already found someone crazy enough to wear them.

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« Reply #96 on: April 25, 2007 03:21:40 PM »

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« Reply #97 on: April 25, 2007 03:58:29 PM »

I don't know if anyone's posted this yet but LOOK! A YouTube video!! Of shrimp-making!


And there's no strange language to decipher! Whee!

All I need is some straws.

PS- Ha. Right as I wrote this, an "endless shrimp at Red Lobster" commercial came on. Coincidence? I think not..

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« Reply #98 on: April 26, 2007 11:59:34 AM »

I need help on tying the knots....I cut the straw into thirds, folded the skinniest piece, but now I can't seem to get the folding right.
Anyone help me?

I put this together really fast, I hope it helps.  Grin


Thanks!  Your's was the one I was able to follow the easiest!  I now have a creapy yet utterly cool straw shrimp sitting on my sewing machine.  Let's see who I can scare first....

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« Reply #99 on: April 26, 2007 11:33:46 PM »

first of all - very cool! Smiley i love them! i want to make some but i was just wondering - is there talking in the video which makes it easier to understand it or no? cuz i have no sound for my computer so i can't listen to it.
anyway, thanks for all the posts of pics and tutorials guys! these things are great.  i really want to make the fish ones...
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