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« on: July 27, 2006 07:50:13 PM »

This is supposed to be a little octopus, but I'm afraid it may look more like a spider. Nonetheless, I'm proud that I actually completed it. I have to say that I love the instant gratification of these tiny objects, and I'm sure I'll be creating more. I think I just need some finer yarn. This stuff was so chunky it was hard for me to really control the shape. Maybe I'll try to make a spider next, and wind up with something that looks like an octopus.

So now that I'm hooked, does anyone have any recommendations of where to go from here? Good links or books I should check out?

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isnt he adorable?

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« Reply #1 on: July 27, 2006 08:02:28 PM »

i think it looks like an octopus and i think it is delightfully cute!

if it is quick and you want to practice, join the sweat shoppe swap!

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« Reply #2 on: July 27, 2006 08:02:51 PM »

that is incredibly adorable! fabulous job...
and don't worry, it definitely looks like an octopus, not a spider.  Smiley

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