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1521  TOYS, DOLLS AND PLAYTHINGS / Toys, Dolls and Playthings: Completed Projects / FO:Knitted Guinea Pig w/pattern link on: February 20, 2008 11:17:44 AM
I made my first guinea pig. Made with Fun Fur and Red Heart Worsted Weight Yarn. The original pattern called for black eyes. I didn't have them so I made them with red buttons.

Pattern can be found here:

She had a couple of cool mouse patterns that I ordered also.
1522  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: Knitted Gerbil Toy Stuffies on: February 19, 2008 07:18:26 AM
I made up the webpage for knitted gerbil pattern. If you make any gerbils, send me a picture or post it here. I would love to see them.

1523  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: The First Project I Finished on: February 18, 2008 11:29:20 AM
Good job. I love poofy scraves.  Grin
1524  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: Knitted Gerbil Toy Stuffies on: February 17, 2008 07:31:08 AM
I know. It took me forever to find one. Follow the bunny pattern from the older thread. I used size 5 US needles. I like the cotton yarn. It seems to hold the pattern better. Knit up a 4 or 4 1/2 inch square and follow the directions on how to put it together. I used a size F crochet hook for the tail and ears. I might try a size bigger. The ears were not quit right. The ears are a small chain like 4 or 5 and sewed on shaping it like gerbil ears. You can sew or glue eyes on. For whiskers if you like, I used 8 lb. fishing line. For a catoy, you can put some catnip inside or even a little bell. It is still a work in progress but at least I found a pattern that works! I already have gerbil orders for the gerbil show in May.

I planning on making a webpage to add to my knitting site on how to make them up.
1525  TOYS, DOLLS AND PLAYTHINGS / Toys, Dolls and Playthings: Discussion and Questions / Re: What do you do with your toy food? on: February 16, 2008 07:47:11 PM
Yeah. I would love to see that. Also, just a thought. Young kids probably would like to play them.
1526  TOYS, DOLLS AND PLAYTHINGS / Toys, Dolls and Playthings: Completed Projects / Knitted Rats, Mice and Gerbils Stuffy/Toys on: February 16, 2008 01:12:11 PM
I have been busy lately. Knitting up rats, mice and gerbils. My latest is the two gerbils. I am knitting up rodents for the upcoming gerbil show in May at Nashua NH.

Rats and Mice:


1527  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Knitted Gerbil Toy Stuffies on: February 16, 2008 11:21:30 AM
I made them! I made two. The first one was last night. Used size 5 US needles on WW yarn. 4 inch square. It is the first one pictured. It looked a little small. Garter stitch. The second one I made this morning. Used same size needles but with white cotton yarn and 4 1/2 inch square. Made a little more chubber gerbil. I like the length. Needs improvement in the ears. Used a size G crochet hook for the chain. Maybe a different size hook? Any suggestions would be welcome. The cotton yarn seems to hold the shape better,

1528  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: My finished Projects on: February 15, 2008 04:29:14 PM
I love the booties. They are so cute!
1529  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: Norwegian Hamster-- link to tutorial-pattern. on: February 15, 2008 11:43:57 AM
What yarn did you use? That is so cool!

lol.... Fun with collective nouns!  http://rinkworks.com/words/collective.shtml

Here's my member of the mischief:
Thanks for sharing the pattern! I love rats. I also learned how to do i-cord! (is there anything cuter to knit than a long pink rat tail??) Grin
1530  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: Mortimer the Norwegian Hamster on: February 15, 2008 11:37:04 AM
That is adorable! What yarn did you use? I have the pattern also. I have been knitting up many rats. Many pictures at my knitting website below.
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