Saturday, December 20, 2008

Off to FedEx asap . . . .

She's Done ~ Yeah !!!!

A very quick post . . . I should be wrapping right now and packing for our trip to Toronto . . .


Little Ms. Bear has lovely glass eyes and a purple Pansy in her hair

A bracelet to hide her plastic surgery . . . . (another story)

A silk blow from the lining of the coat


A pretty hang tag (purchased on Etsy) . . . with an original coat tag sewn inside, dated 1958


Original ID/maker from the coat sewn to her ribbon



and my best Irish Crochet to keep her warm this winter : )
~~~
~ I hope "Mrs. W.H. Harris" makes it in time for Christmas ~



24 comments:

denese said...

You are an artist. Really this is unbelievable! Denese

Kathy said...

Oh she is beautiful. You did a fabulous job.
Kathy

Brenda said...

Kudos to you, Karen! Great job and I know Diane will love it. What a fabulous gift for her to remember her mum. Fingers crossed it gets there before Xmas.

Brendie

Ragnhild said...

So beautiful, and sweet. A realy best frend, so easy to love.

Have a nice xmas and happy new year.

TattingChic said...

That is the most exquisite teddy bear I have EVER seen! Mink fur and pearls and what a gorgeous Irish Crochet collar! It's incredible! I love it! Whoever gets that is LUCKY lucky LuCkY!!! :)

The Victorian Parlor said...

She is beautiful!!! You did a marvelous job! But now I want to know about the plastic surgery! Can't wait to hear the sotry:)

Nancy said...

Oh my Karen...She is gorgeous!! You did a beautiful job. Love the finishing...the Irish Crochet, the little bracelet...just wonderful.

Now, you have to make more!!
Hugs, Nancy

Couture de Papier said...

adorable!

Draffin Bears said...

The bear you made is fabulous Karen and the new owner is going to be delighted. What a lovely Christmas present and wonderful way for her to remember her Mum.

Hugs
Carolyn

The Feathered Nest said...

This little bear is PRECIOUS!!! I've been waiting anxiously to see your finished sweetie and I just love her! Wishing you a wonderful Christmas, xxoo, Dawn

Boot Button Bears said...

You have done a super job with this gorgeous bruin. Real fur is so very hard to work with. I love all her accessories. She looks quite the lady.
Hugs,
Christine.

vickysplace1 said...

You did a great work of art. I am sure who ever gets her will be very very happy!

Vintage Roses said...

Oh you did such a great job. Your teddy bear looks brand new (in a vintage kinda way), cuddly and just perfect.

Vintage Roses said...

Oh you did such a great job. Your teddy bear looks brand new (in a vintage kinda way), cuddly and just perfect.

Omah's Helping Hands said...

I loved following your bear making. It turned out soooo cute!!!!!

You have a Christmas Spirit Award awaiting you at my blog. :)

The White Bench said...

Oh, Karen, she's a real cutie! I am sure she will be the most appreciated of the Christmas Gifts... Love the ribbon detail, too.
Warmest Wishes,
Monica.

Martial Arts Mom said...

She is gorgeous! This will be a gift she will never forget. Great work!

The Muse said...

precious precious PRECIOUS!

Jenn said...

Wow - beautiful! Just wanted to stop in and wish you happy holidays. Have a safe trip to T.O. and enjoy your break!!

Deb said...

Oh My Karen she turned out just perfect, you did an amazing job. I love all your added touches these extras make the bear truly special.
Hugs Deb

DoniLynn said...

She is Beautiful! Well done! Have a Merry Christmas!

Enzie at World Market Portraits said...

What a beautiful and fancy bear! The recipient of this bear will be so thrilled to have such a unique piece.

Sweetina said...

Oh my Goodness~how adorable!
her/his face is adorable!
You're so talented!
I agree with Denese~I am speechless!
Hugs and Happy Holidays~
Tina

Lynn said...

Wow, she is gorgeous! And she was born the same year as me :)Great work Karen!