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Topic: Screw-y Birthday Crown...joke gift for my Uncle's B-Day  (Read 1954 times)
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« on: March 20, 2006 11:06:55 PM »

My Uncle turned 50 last week and we had a big birthday bash for him. I had no idea what to get him, nor the money really, so I improvised. He is a construction foreman (sp?) so I made this little crown out of screws and stuff for him kind of as a little joke. The base part is from one of those metal hanging shower basket things. Wire just wrapped around the pieces sticking up and the screws..they're bouncy and cute. lol The big piece on the front is a candle that I melted a bit on the back to make it stay put on the wire. Lord knows it's not at all fancy but it was fun to make...and it was hilarious when my aunt actually made him put it on...I really didn't think he would do it.


« Reply #1 on: March 21, 2006 12:52:50 AM »

I hope he didnt injure himself on it when he started to drink. lol. have you got a photo of him in it, if you have post it, that would be funny
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« Reply #2 on: April 15, 2006 11:02:00 PM »

Someone somewhere has the pics of him wearing it, but I can't keep track of who took what picture in my picture-crazed family. LoL I'll definitely post it up if I come across it though.

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« Reply #3 on: April 18, 2006 07:02:54 PM »

That's the funniest thing. I want to make one for my mom of her birthday  Roll Eyes

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