Mermaids` Makings

And some more bears…

I had to buy more pipecleaners for the birthday invites.. so instead of getting just one colour, I chose a packet of ten different colours. And- yes that`s right- my little one  wanted me to make her ten teddies of course.


So I made two princesses…

And two fairies…

And some more bears for the kingdom…

And a King!

The tissue paper that lil mermaid is putting on top of the towers is not just any old tissue paper. It gives the bears POWER and MAGIC!

Anyway.. whilst I was cooking tea the king had his birthday party celebrations :) I don`t know what all the bits and pieces are, but they are very important!

This is a fairy godmother. I made her from crepe paper and then glued the egg cup underneath to make the dolly stand up. I remember making these crepe paper dollies when I was a child. And now I have made a couple for my own child.

8 comments on “And some more bears…

  1. Dr Sonia S V
    July 10, 2012

    This is adorable

  2. Love and Lollipops
    November 13, 2011

    Absolutely love the toilet roll castles – so cute!! And that little throne! :) Really makes me smile!

    Last year we made pipe cleaner teddy bear Christmas decorations..

    Georgia :)

    • mermaid
      November 16, 2011

      Oh I had forgotten about yours! I added your link too :)

  3. cathy @ nurturestore
    May 19, 2011

    You have such great ideas. Do you make the fairy godmother by rolling up the paper and then cutting the arms and skirt?

    • mermaid
      May 19, 2011

      I`ll take some photos and show you how I made it.
      That`s easiest :)

  4. Chelsea
    May 19, 2011

    Those bears are adorable! I remember making the crepe paper dolls too, and lots of other pipe cleaner creatures, but I don’t think I’ve ever seen a pipe cleaner teddy bear.

  5. ritsik
    May 18, 2011

    väga lahedad mõmmmikud! pean ka proovima.

    • mermaid
      May 18, 2011

      Proovi jah. Ainult, et nendest satud sõltuvusse :D Sul oleks lahe mõne nukuga kaasa panna.
      Tahan mõned neljajalgsed ka teha. Annabel siiani ei lasknud.. tahtis neid kahejalgseid :)

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