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Old 07-09-2009, 05:55 PM
 
Location: Dangling from a mooses antlers
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Just sweet.

wasillaalaskaby300 - journal - The eight babies who won but who did not take*first
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Old 07-09-2009, 06:01 PM
 
Location: on top of a mountain
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Oh my goodness!! thank you for sharing such a precious event...how the heck can anyone choose one of these beauty's over the other??? And kudos to the makers of these children's parkas and outerwear. Precious, beautiful children all of them...they all should have placed first in my opinion!!
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Old 07-09-2009, 06:28 PM
 
Location: Naptowne, Alaska
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Wow, some nice work on the skins!
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Old 07-09-2009, 06:36 PM
 
Location: Too far from Alaska
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Yes! From the comments:
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eremiah Benson is my grandson and he's outfitted in the Sealskin Parka with the leather and lighter sealskin accent. His mom got blisters when sewing his outfit and stayed up late hours, she had me and her sisters busy looking for skins and ideas on how to make his jacket a little different. We had fun making his sealskin pants and sealskin suspenders. When he finally put his pants on, we thought of Tracy's poppa Charlie Edwardsen and the pictures we saw of him using similar clothing. The last thing we all made for him was the little sealskin football and it was the "after long hours" of sewing that we were on that "creativity high" of sewing more.
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Old 07-10-2009, 01:43 AM
 
Location: The end of the road Alaska
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Oh how jaw dropping georgeous! Thank you so much for sharing that. I'm in awe.
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Old 07-10-2009, 02:21 AM
 
Location: Barrow, Alaska
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And here are Bill Hess's pictures of the winner of the contest:

First, this is the lead image in his article:
And second here is the link to the entire article on his blog:

wasillaalaskaby300 - journal - Rebecca Brower - winner of Barrow's baby*contest!
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