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Topic: The Horror!!!! Amigurumi Cthulhu  (Read 2378 times)
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« on: March 10, 2007 08:45:05 AM »

Amigurumi eats my soul!!!

I thought this little guy was the perfect way to show how amigurumi has taken over my life. I made the pattern up, though I stole the wings from a flying pig pattern I found somewhere on the web.
Tell me you wouldn't mind having this cutie engulf the world in his slimy tentacles.




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« Reply #1 on: March 10, 2007 08:53:29 AM »

heh, I'm going insane just looking at him. Very nice! How about an action shot  Wink

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« Reply #2 on: March 10, 2007 09:13:22 PM »

Haha thats great.  I like the yarn you used and the red button eyes are really cool.
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« Reply #3 on: March 11, 2007 09:42:00 AM »

he's adorable!  and i think i know the wing-pattern you're talking about, but i really like how you changed the yarn color for the outside of the wing.  nice touch!
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« Reply #4 on: March 11, 2007 09:30:36 PM »

Awww, Cthulhu! I mean.. >.> "AHHHH!"

I tried making a cthulhu and gave up; I'm way too pattern-dependent still, gotta wean myself from that. :-D

I really like the way you got his tentacles to curl. Would you mind sharing how to do that? Adding the wings was a good idea! I've seen the piggy pattern, too.

This Cthulhu is going to cutely eat you first! :-D
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« Reply #5 on: March 13, 2007 09:57:02 AM »

Thanks for all the comments! Cutie Cthulhu will be sure to give you a quick death when he crushes this dimension.

The tentacles are actually very simple. I just chained about 10 stitches and then did 2 single crotches in every chain. That made them all twisty. Then I slip stitched some gray to the under sides of the tentacles to make them scarier and so they would match the edging on the wings.

The rest of the body  is just simple ball shapes.

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« Reply #6 on: March 13, 2007 01:17:51 PM »

Oooh, I see! Thanks for sharing that. :-) I'm motivated to try mine again!
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« Reply #7 on: March 20, 2007 12:50:40 PM »

That's soo cool!
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