Monday, October 11, 2010

welcome to church of england:

cake or death??!?!



ok, sorry, those of you who are not fans of my favorite british comedian, eddie izzard, are now completely lost, for which i apologize. it's a line from one of his routines which you can watch here, in lego form, if you are so inclined.


the reason it came up... (& i wish i could say that i noticed it myself but *NO!* the lovely ms. phinner had to point it out to me!) ...it just so happens i crocheted both of these adorable and yet utterly opposite amigurumis in the same week! that's a bold new height of silliness, even for me! :) of course, once the idea was in my head, i had to photo them together and use the line; and the result is possibly my favorite ami photo *ever*...i cannot wait to add it to my ami mini-book!!! ♥

17 comments:

  1. OMGOSH! This is so cute and soooooooooo funny! I looooooove your Amigurumi mini book. I wish I had done something similar. I give all the ones I made away too and I don't think I have pictures of them o.O gonna do that in the future. I absolutely love your blog!

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  2. ROFLMBO! "Do you have a FLAG?!" ;)

    Loooove these! I can't crochet but I wish I could. That li'l Reaper is just (pun intended) to DIE for!! ;D

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  3. You already know how I feel about the reaper... The cake is adorable do. You're obviously very skilled at executing cute crochet....Yes...but do you have a flag? ;D

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  4. Just realized I typed "do" instead of "too" - doh! As you were...

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  5. That little reaper is so cute! So...you crochet...how wonderful! I'm very impressed!

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  6. soooooo stinkin' fun sista....I love them BOTH!

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  7. hahaha

    heeheehee!

    gigglegigglesnort!

    I'm still laughing!

    Happy Monday, el Bee!!!

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  8. Haha, have you ever watched those British Whose Line Is It Anyway re-runs? British humor rules!!! :-D

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  9. "Death!...No no no Cake!"
    "Ahaaaa you said death first! You said death first!"

    Two more reasons you rock. :) Good taste in stand-up and crochet.

    I started crocheting again this year and have already recreated my little Chihuahua, Nimby.. twice! (one for my niece, Lily).
    These are adorable Lauren!

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  10. So that's is what you've done on the bus? Pretty little things!!!

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  11. OH.MY.GOD.

    yeah, i even went for GOD instead of GOOMIE this time!

    these are fracking awesome, and i bloody well LOVE Eddie Izzard. i just watched Dressed To Kill AGAIN on the weekend and i just wanna hang out with him.

    i love you that much more now.

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  12. *snort*
    and
    *batting eyelashes* (at the totally adorable grim reaper... which I swear, *SWEAR* I will accomplish someday....
    :D

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  13. Love this pic too. And I admire your expert crocheting and lovely choice of yarn colors...but the background and floor in this pic caught my eye too!

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  14. Big fan of you crocheting as well as all the other creative things you can.... These to looks very cute together...
    Hugs

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  15. Ack the reaper is going to reap my cake. seriously though that's what he'd be stealing from me. I'd be mad as heck too. lol. These are great. I still love my little reaper guy to pieces. Leo tried to steal him off my desk and I about had a fit. I've now secured him an even safer area to roam higher on my desk away from little 2 yr old hands.

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