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« on: December 02, 2006 08:05:03 AM »

Well, if you would have told me that I'd be entering this contest a week ago, I wouldn't have believed you!  This is my first attempt at amigurumi...and I did it without a pattern!  Yep...just winged it!  I think the bear turned out pretty well...for my first try, especially! 

He stands 11-1/2" tall (sitting, he's 8" tall)  I used Moda Dea 'Dream' yarn and some random scrap yarn I had for accent.  I know I'll get better since I kind of know what I'm doing now! 






Thanks to Vanillaxlight for picking this challenge, as it has inspired me to take up yet another form of art!

I wonder what I should name him? 

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« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2006 08:08:22 AM »

Too cute! I love how you used different colors.
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« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2006 08:10:41 AM »

Thanks...I edited the post to add larger pics.  (Showing better detail.)

It's a crazy little bear!

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« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2006 08:23:49 AM »

He's lovely! I really like the accent colours - how did you do the spiral on his face? Also, awesome first amigurumi!
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« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2006 08:45:17 AM »

He's so cute!  As far as a name goes... he looks like a Bertram to me.  Great Job RM!
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« Reply #5 on: December 02, 2006 08:49:05 AM »

Absolutely adorable!  He looks so huggable!
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« Reply #6 on: December 02, 2006 09:05:09 AM »

he is too cute!!!  I am in love with his little ears and face Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: December 02, 2006 09:10:16 AM »

Thanks! 

And...Bertram is cute!  Someone suggested Bullseye, which is adorable, too.  But I decided it's good enough to list it in my shop and since I always like to name my own stuffed animal when I get one, I'll leave it up to the adoptive parent!   Grin

Thanks for your suggestions, everyone!

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Wow!  Love the colours in his face.  And his ears - oooo just too cute!
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« Reply #9 on: December 02, 2006 09:40:44 AM »

sooo cute! The blue stripes make him look like hes wearing a sweater.
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