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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. Extended folder guidelines can be found here

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Here's a message about fabric from :iconfeatherstitched:

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"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 (www.ebay.co.uk/itm/20106580087… 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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:iconsoul-wolf-of-spirits:
Soul-Wolf-Of-Spirits 1 day ago  New member Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for letting me join!
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:icongracyn:
Gracyn 2 days ago  Student Artist
Hello :) (Smile)
My name is Gracyn and I want to have my wolf oc turned into a plushie for my birthday. 
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if your interested please note me
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HappyBearCraft Mar 23, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
I'm having a plushie give away

If you would like to enter go to my journal



happybearcraft.deviantart.com/…



Thank you for your time!
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:iconclefairykid:
I'm not a plush maker, and hence have no reason to join the group, however I'm seeking a plush maker for work, is it ok to advertise the link to my request here?
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Angelsplush Mar 13, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
There are a good handful of people open for commissions in the group favorites: simply-plush.deviantart.com/fa…

If you're looking for a human plush at a decent price, PatchWorkShoppe, Yoshi-Productions, and Angelsplush(myself) do plush commissions at a pretty decent price.
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:iconclefairykid:
Ah no not human, but never mind I managed to make a deal with someone who already had examples of what I wanted :P
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Angelsplush Mar 14, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Ah, alright.
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SandFan Mar 13, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Go ahead - advertise away. I hope you find someone to help you out!
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swandog Feb 11, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Just wondering if you consider needlefelted animals "plush"? :)
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SandFan Feb 12, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Needlefelt is totally fine. :)
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