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Topic: Octopode Pandemonium! (Now with Tutorial!)  (Read 142691 times)
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CrysAM
« Reply #190 on: July 24, 2007 05:34:57 PM »

Sorry if I'm being a hassle, but could you please do a quick video demonstrating this? I tried again, but it kept turning out awkwardly. Thank you so much!

No prob, I'll try to do one tomorrow and post it.  Which exact part is giving you trouble?  Are you getting started okay (getting round 1 finished)?  Just trying to figure out what would help the most. 

Also, keep in mind it won't turn out as a perfect circle - mine usually look more like octagons until I get to the first round of "Single Crochet around".

Here's a few sites with good video tutes for when you're stuck:

http://www.anniesattic.com/crochet/content.html?type_id=S
http://www.nexstitch.com/v_crochet_videos.html
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« Reply #191 on: July 24, 2007 10:17:26 PM »

Horray, I've made two so far, but this is the first that I've uploaded a picture...

http://www.flickr.com/photos/7466184@N02/891532331/

Excellent pattern for practicing and learning the magic ring method! Thanks for sharing such a fun project. =)
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« Reply #192 on: July 25, 2007 06:51:10 AM »

Horray, I've made two so far, but this is the first that I've uploaded a picture...

http://www.flickr.com/photos/7466184@N02/891532331/

Excellent pattern for practicing and learning the magic ring method! Thanks for sharing such a fun project. =)

Aw, so cute!
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« Reply #193 on: July 25, 2007 02:00:12 PM »

Horray, I've made two so far, but this is the first that I've uploaded a picture...

http://www.flickr.com/photos/7466184@N02/891532331/

Excellent pattern for practicing and learning the magic ring method! Thanks for sharing such a fun project. =)

Such a cute little guy  Grin


teagreen - I'm so sorry, I cannot get the video to work right now  Cry
  I made up a little chart though, i hope it helps at least some:



the colors in the second rnd match the stitch they went through in the first rnd.  (I'm no artist, just trying to come up with a visual that might help!)

Feel free to PM me if I haven't explained it well enough.
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« Reply #194 on: July 26, 2007 08:04:10 PM »

Thank you so much for your help!  Cheesy
You've explained it very well, and thank you for giving me that tip with the youtube videos!
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« Reply #195 on: July 27, 2007 01:16:55 PM »

Your octopode is awesome!  My kids are bugging me to make them their own octopies!  Verycute!!!!!!  Smiley
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« Reply #196 on: August 14, 2007 02:28:45 PM »

finally finished my octopod today:



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« Reply #197 on: August 14, 2007 05:21:59 PM »

Love it! Too cute! Great color!
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« Reply #198 on: August 15, 2007 10:14:22 AM »

I made my second one! First there was Oscar (the red one) and now he's got himself a girlfriend: Clotilde. She's a little bit kinky but Oscar says that is what he likes about her.


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« Reply #199 on: August 15, 2007 04:00:41 PM »

Cute accessories!
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