It's Quilt Market prep time around here, hence the radio silence.
I was asked to design some stuffed robots based on Ann Kelle's new Funbots... (click over to see the line, then check out D and my robot:
pipe-cleaners for hands means he can hold things!
this 6 year old boy is VERY happy with my test-robot.
He didn't like my suggestion that it be a pincushion/seam-ripper holder. He disappeared for a few minutes, and came back with this:
it's a Seam ripper & pin Holder *Made by Darren*
I don't think I will use it to store loose pins, but it IS possibly the most thoughtful gift he's ever given me, so it will be kept for EVAH.
but I might need to make another little bot as a sewing machine mascot. SO CUTE, right?
I made the same robot in 5 sizes, from teeny, (shown above, measuring 4" ) to GIANT:
pattern coming soon!