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« Reply #10 on: January 12, 2008 02:52:23 PM »

IDK what portal is, but that is soo awsome
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« Reply #11 on: January 12, 2008 03:06:15 PM »

My husband's going to be wanting one of these...
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« Reply #12 on: January 12, 2008 03:12:30 PM »

oh my, that's amazing. I'm making one right now.. but mine is only 6"! A tutorial would be nice! I was wondering how you did the corners. It looks like you machine appliqued everything but I don't get if you put it together first and then did the applique work or the other way around. Great job!
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« Reply #13 on: January 12, 2008 04:15:03 PM »

BTW, I think if I do make this for my boyfriend, I won't make it entirely from scratch.  I'd probably buy a foam ottoman in a darkish gray like the one here: http://www.overstock.com/Home-Garden/Deluxe-Memory-Foam-Cube-Ottoman/2519117/product.html - it has a removable microsuede cover and a 15x15x15" foam cube core with memory foam top and is relatively cheap, considering.  Then I would do the add-ons with a lighter gray and pink fabric to transform it.

Oh, I am so doing that. When I get around to doing anything, that is...
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« Reply #14 on: January 12, 2008 05:28:21 PM »

oh my, that's amazing. I'm making one right now.. but mine is only 6"! A tutorial would be nice! I was wondering how you did the corners. It looks like you machine appliqued everything but I don't get if you put it together first and then did the applique work or the other way around. Great job!

I did the appliqueing on the faces of the cube before I put it together, simply because I couldn't imagine trying to get the complete cube to cooperate with my machine.
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« Reply #15 on: January 12, 2008 05:55:23 PM »

0,0 OMG *drool :L
That is so cool.
I have yet to see a WCC that size yet.
Now I want to make one!
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« Reply #16 on: January 12, 2008 09:30:54 PM »

That... is totally amazing.  I've been thinking about making a little mini companion cube... but that freaking ROCKS!  Just... don't throw it in an incinerator, ok?  (note: that part took me forever to do, because by that point I'd been literally talking to it... I was distraught.)
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« Reply #17 on: January 12, 2008 09:37:42 PM »

That... is totally amazing.  I've been thinking about making a little mini companion cube... but that freaking ROCKS!  Just... don't throw it in an incinerator, ok?  (note: that part took me forever to do, because by that point I'd been literally talking to it... I was distraught.)

I promise that I won't let my boyfriend incinerate it!

I started talking to it when it was about half finished...my little sister named him 'Cubart' Grin
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« Reply #18 on: January 12, 2008 09:48:54 PM »

do want!

omg, I am so obsessed with Portal.  haha.
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« Reply #19 on: January 12, 2008 10:25:28 PM »

oh my, that's amazing. I'm making one right now.. but mine is only 6"! A tutorial would be nice! I was wondering how you did the corners. It looks like you machine appliqued everything but I don't get if you put it together first and then did the applique work or the other way around. Great job!

I did the appliqueing on the faces of the cube before I put it together, simply because I couldn't imagine trying to get the complete cube to cooperate with my machine.

thanks for replying! that's what I thought too but you lined up everything SO well. wow.
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