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« on: July 26, 2006 05:40:49 PM »

Inspired by Mr Snootypus:  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=109673.0

He's a combination of crochet and knitting.  A mutant, if you will. Wink


Body is crocheted on size 3 hook (2.10 mm).  Legs are knitted (2.25 mm).  Suckers are crocheted - size 12 (1.00 mm).  The eyes and lips are fabric paint.  Three colors of craft thread (dark purple, medium purple, and light blue).

He took a lonnnnnnnnnnnnng time over the past two days.

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isnt he adorable?


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« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2006 06:10:32 PM »

suction cups = too cute!
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Hey Bob! Wanna watch me bind off 11,000 stitches?


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« Reply #2 on: July 26, 2006 07:13:03 PM »

Aww... oh my goodness! That is just adorable! I love the added touch with suction cups
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« Reply #3 on: July 26, 2006 07:20:12 PM »

Sooo cute! You know everytime I saw a knitted/crochet octopus I wondered where are the suction cups? And you have found them brilliant! Tongue
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« Reply #4 on: July 27, 2006 12:11:35 PM »

I love the bright colors and the suction cups on yours Smiley Mine looks a little more like a jellyfish without the cups, but I've already gifted him so I can't octopify him any more!
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« Reply #5 on: July 27, 2006 01:57:48 PM »

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! TOO CUTE! soign;ogndflhnfdthgths!
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