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Please only post plushies/crochet work/ect. and no WIPs. All work must be original as in created by you. Nothing store bought. No Homestuck commissions/sale items. Extended folder guidelines can be found here

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A list of member shops and stores can be found here (Note: this list may be out of date. Please contact me if you would like to be added to this list - I may take a while to respond but I will do my best to get back to you.)

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Here's a message about fabric from :iconfeatherstitched:


"So I'm based in the UK, and when I first decided I wanted to make a human plush, I had no idea what material to use for the skin. Well, ok so there are a plethora of materials, but my problem was the colours. I could not, within the UK, find a material like deersuede, velour or fleece that came in suitable skin colours.

The material I originally started buying was "chamois" coloured Doesuede from- you guessed it- America. This wasn't a problem until the shipping cost went up. I mean, it went WAY up. It doubled at least. And I could find no way to justify ordering that material again. The other problem was other than chamois and doll pink, there aren't a lot of colours to choose from.

I've spent months e-mailing different UK suppliers, scouring e-bay, changing my keywords, looking for good skin colours for plush dolls. Zilch. Nada.

At one point I ordered some minky from Igloo on e-Bay. It came from Korea but was not the colour I'd been promised. Instead of moaning and sending it back I decided to see if I could rectify this myself.

Several boxes and mixtures of dye later, I had a beautiful skin coloured minky, and a piece of tanned-skin minky too. And I'm not addicted. I've been buying Bamboo Velour, which is an economic and beautiful skin fabric, and experimenting with different dyes. I don't just want to make generic anime-character skin either, I'd love to go for different ethnicities, so I could make characters like Cyborg, Aisha Clan Clan or a couple of my OCs.

What I wanted to know was, have other doll artists had this problem? Have other artists looked at the available doll skin colours and shook their heads? I am a slow worker, and I spend more time prepping fabric than I do actually making dolls, so the amount of fabric I own is unreal. If I offered it to sell, for just the cost of the fabric and the dye, would people be interested in hand dyed skins?

I just decided to experiment by listing a 75cm X 50cm piece over on e-Bay (…) just to test the water. I know my audience is not the largest anymore, but I'd love to hear other artist's views on doll skin!"
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Luminous-Luchador Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2015  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
hey :)
I'm making plushies (with patterns available) and I was wondering if it's okay if some of them could get displayed in this group?
I don't know how this group stuff works, so I thought I'd just ask :)
Avanii Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2015   General Artist
Hi! I just wanted to let you guys know that the Animals folder in the group has reached its size limits and does not accept any new submissions. Maybe you can make a new Animal folder? c:
SmartOne25 Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
Hmm, I'm not sure if this is where I post this but

I'm looking for someone that can make a custom horse plush. Preferably floppy and normal teddy bear size (like 12 ish inches?). Please send me a message ^^
CartoonPrincess15 Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2015  Student Filmographer
Question.  It said No Homestuck commissions/sale items.  Is Homestuck plushies that I made for myself/for fun okay?
PerlerPixie Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
enenauta Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2014  Student Artisan Crafter
Hello! I don't know if this is the best place to do this, but if is not allowed, admins, feel free to erase it. 

I'm celebrating a giveaway, take a look at here to know more!…
TearsInTheDark Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2014  Professional Artisan Crafter
Hello everyone! The holiday season is upon us! I have my own Etsy store for cute, decorative plushies at reasonable prices and I'm excited to share them with you all! Please feel free to browse my gallery and take a look for yourselves! Happy plushing! :)
mihijime Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Mihijime's 3rd Annual Christmas Giveaway!! by mihijime  
:star::star::star: Win a FREE PLUSHIE & more!!! :star::star::star:
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