Peggy the Patchwork Python

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Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #223857 MuddyWitch
Tue Feb 15, 2011 3:55 pm

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A draght excluder I made for a friend, I hope she doesn't mind me posting a pic. I nearly always give my stuff away these days & I wanted to share.

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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #223878 Susie
Tue Feb 15, 2011 7:47 pm

Oh wow, fantastic! Lucky friend!
blog
shop
that's it ;-)

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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #223880 Penny Lane
Tue Feb 15, 2011 7:50 pm

I love it! Agree with Susie - a very lucky friend!
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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #223886 123sologne
Tue Feb 15, 2011 7:59 pm

Another fantastic hand made item! Well done! :thumbright:
What did you use for stuffing?

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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #223902 MuddyWitch
Tue Feb 15, 2011 9:14 pm

@123Sologne Some toy stuffing left over from my professional toy making days. The bags used to be kept under my youngest's cot...she's 19! :oops: :oops: :oops:

Infact the whole thing only cost me 16.5p...the cost of the eyes!

The ribbon tongue, (which is looped for hanging on the door knob/handle) was from an Easter egg...in 1989!

Hoarder? Moi? :shock: :oops:

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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #223903 Milims
Tue Feb 15, 2011 9:22 pm

:iconbiggrin: :mrgreen: :cheers:
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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #223908 Nomada
Tue Feb 15, 2011 9:56 pm

Squee! It's cute!
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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #223949 Keaniebean
Wed Feb 16, 2011 9:49 am

That is really cute MW, I'm the same as you, I always end up giving my stuff away, but it feels good. :iconbiggrin:
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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #223966 becks77
Wed Feb 16, 2011 10:14 am

Love it :flower:
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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #224042 Green Aura
Wed Feb 16, 2011 11:23 pm

MuddyWitch wrote:A draght excluder I made for a friend, I hope she doesn't mind me posting a pic.


I don't think she'll mind either :lol: :lol: :lol:

She's so lovely - Peggy (and MW of course).
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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #224045 123sologne
Thu Feb 17, 2011 6:36 am

MuddyWitch wrote:@123Sologne Some toy stuffing left over from my professional toy making days. The bags used to be kept under my youngest's cot...she's 19! :oops: :oops: :oops:

Infact the whole thing only cost me 16.5p...the cost of the eyes!

The ribbon tongue, (which is looped for hanging on the door knob/handle) was from an Easter egg...in 1989!

Hoarder? Moi? :shock: :oops:

MW


Now that is what I call some serious recycling! :salute: :thumbright: :iconbiggrin:

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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #224822 Carltonian Man
Sun Feb 27, 2011 7:11 am

123sologne wrote:
MuddyWitch wrote:@123Sologne Some toy stuffing left over from my professional toy making days. The bags used to be kept under my youngest's cot...she's 19! :oops: :oops: :oops:

Infact the whole thing only cost me 16.5p...the cost of the eyes!

The ribbon tongue, (which is looped for hanging on the door knob/handle) was from an Easter egg...in 1989!

Hoarder? Moi? :shock: :oops:

MW


Now that is what I call some serious recycling! :salute: :thumbright: :iconbiggrin:


Only just found this thread, agreed, that's brilliant MW. Love the python too :flower:

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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #224830 Silver Ether
Sun Feb 27, 2011 11:02 am

sssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssvery good ...... :wink: I like ....
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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #224851 PlainQB
Sun Feb 27, 2011 5:56 pm

I love it, it looks like it's smiling as well!

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Re: Peggy the Patchwork Python

Post: #224899 mrsflibble
Mon Feb 28, 2011 5:58 pm

I love that!
oh how I love my tea, tea in the afternoon. I can't do without it, and I think I'll have another cup very
ve-he-he-he-heryyyyyyy soooooooooooon!!!!


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