Monday, 20 March 2017

Some Bunnies were......Killed and Maimed!

Do you ever see something on Pinterest or Instagram and think......I want one? Well I do (all the time) and sometimes there are numerous things preventing you from finding it, and buying it!

I saw this lovely post in Instagram and immediately fell in love with this bunny!


Now I know that I could look around and find something similar but I WANT this one! So I decided the best thing was to make it myself.
Lucky hubby has every conceivable power tool in the shed and I borrowed his jig-saw and sander and some spare timber.

I have to tell the truth.....bunnies were killed and maimed during this process! One lost his head and one lost his back legs, and one had a bite out of his back.......poor bunnies, sad bunnies!

Dead bunny bin! Will have a proper service later.


Anyway these couple survived the jig-saw massacre with some minor non life-threatening injuries. This one has a bite out of his but!


And this one lost his head, but thanks to a tube of liquid nails.....Ta Da! All better.




Hubby just shook his head when I showed him my latest handiwork! Seems I should have used ply and not pine. Apparently that's why some of the bits broke off! Oh well! Live and learn I guess.



Now to decide whether to hang this fine rabbit or to let him run free!



I love my bunnies!

Keep Creating.





11 comments:

  1. Ha ha!! I can just imagine your hubby shaking his head!
    Cute bunnies...the not-dead ones, I mean. ;-)

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  2. Ha Ha FuNNy post...
    Love your bunnies and so worth the effort.. xox

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  3. Oh that is funny! Poor wee bunnies lol! The end result is wonderful! Love them xx

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  4. I had to laugh, as I was expecting a rabbit stew recipe. There you go, never make your mind up until you have all the information to hand. I do like your wooden bunnies, very cute. As for the dearly deceased, well all good bunnies go to heaven. Thanks for sharing. Guida

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  5. Perseverance really paid off :)! My hat off to you, for not giving up and coming up with such cute, cute rabbits!

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  6. Oh my....it's going to be a good day the way the endorphins are running rampant through my system! Thank you for the best early morning laugh I've had in years! I had NO idea what to expect when I read the blogpost title---thank goodness it was what it was! lol And by the way....it IS an adorable bunny and I think I want one too. As soon as hubby gets home I'm going to ask him to fire up his jigsaw. Blessings...and Happy First Day of Spring!

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  7. ha ha you've given me a good laugh Rosie! What a great job you've done, love 'em!

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  8. They are adorable!! Good job. Hugs,

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  9. lol funny Rosie,great post.

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  10. Ha...ha... I love your bunnies too, and the poor dead ones that need a proper burial!!!

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  11. Oh I'd let him run free, how cool to be able to make your own bunnies ☺

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