Okay. This sucker was a labor of love (emphasis on the "labor" part). I made up the pattern (after several unsuccessful prototypes) as I went along. Click on the thumb-nails for a larger photo.
This is what it started out like:
Here are the end results:
The back-side or "booty":
In contemplative repose:
I knit in Paton's wool (highly recommended for felting), applied iron-on appliques and a 30" knit i-cord.