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« on: December 05, 2007 10:23:59 AM »

I made these for my swap partner's little girls, and since she received and I am so proud of how they turned out (taking into account I learnt to crochet a couple of months ago), I needed to show them off Tongue

I got the inspiration from this one by Ellen Bloom. which in fact seems to be the one and only crocheted camera on the web...





I made the pink/purple one first and failed to note down chains and dimensions, so the second one turned out quite a bit different Roll Eyes



they are stuffed with foamie scrap rectangles from the huge foam we use at work. they were so much fun to crochet!!
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« Reply #1 on: December 05, 2007 11:19:24 AM »

cute!
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« Reply #2 on: December 05, 2007 11:34:25 AM »

OMG! I LOVE them!  I may have to try and make some for my nephews who adore cameras!  Where did you say you got the pattern? Or did I miss that?
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« Reply #3 on: December 05, 2007 11:38:57 AM »

How very clever and so cute. Hard to believe you are new to crocheting.
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« Reply #4 on: December 05, 2007 01:10:24 PM »

They are so cute...your swap partner and her girls must've been so happy when they arrived at thier door!
Thanks for supplying the link to your inspiration!
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« Reply #5 on: December 05, 2007 01:30:12 PM »

way cute!
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« Reply #6 on: December 05, 2007 01:34:51 PM »

How cool are these?! My boys would die for something like this. Maybe then they'd leave my camera alone?  Tongue
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« Reply #7 on: December 05, 2007 01:53:47 PM »

Hello you could totally sell those! But you should make it so people can actually store their real digital camera inside. A way cool camera case!
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« Reply #8 on: December 05, 2007 02:03:39 PM »

They are brilliant!  Grin
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silverfisch
« Reply #9 on: December 05, 2007 03:33:05 PM »

ellen put a pic of the cameras on her blog! and talked about internet inspiration, which we use SO much here. I think it's always very important to give credit to those who feed our ideas Wink

and I'm glad you liked them! thank you all so much for your words! I know my swap partner's little girls liked them, that's what makes me the happiest Cheesy

Sassenach_Mel: I didn't use any pattern, just tried to do something similar as the camera in the link. if you know how to crochet I'm sure you can wind it up (I mean, I was able to, so everybody is too Tongue )

socalgirl: you should then try and make your own version!

thefabfive: I like the idea of the camera case, I might try that out for my own camera and see what I come up with

thank you all again!
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