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« on: July 11, 2007 01:53:10 PM »

...okay, so only his bill is pleather, but it's still fun to say Smiley
this is all my own pattern and created from random fabric bits i had lying around Smiley  unfortunately the main fabric i used is REALLY hard to photograph, so i appologize in advance Smiley  used: brown satin (lining from an old jacket) for feet, black vinyl for bill, tan corduroy (from an old jacket) for belly, and paisley stretch velvet (another jacket Smiley for the body.... actually as soon as i saw the paisley, i knew it had to be a platypus!!!



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« Reply #1 on: July 11, 2007 02:10:12 PM »

He's adorable! Does he have a name? I love the fabrics, they're very pretty. Smiley

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« Reply #2 on: July 11, 2007 02:16:36 PM »

no, no name yet.... haven't thought of one Smiley
glad you like him Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: July 13, 2007 08:43:43 AM »

Hee hee.  That's so cute.  I like the choice of fabric.  The Mr. and I have a huge platypus collection, and you made a good one.

As for a name, I'm having a childhood flashback to 70s TV shows.  How 'bout Rockford?

« Reply #4 on: July 15, 2007 07:51:29 PM »

Oh that is very sweet looking
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