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« on: October 21, 2008 07:47:16 AM »

Thats right, from the creator of Cookie Monster http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=262033.0
I have created ELMO I just couldn't ignore all of your suggestions and requests for patterns, So just for you because I love you all so much, here he is:




You can find the pattern on my blog http://a-crochet-ninja.blogspot.com/2008/10/elmo-pattern-yay.html
I made him with mohair which is a nightmare to work with because you can't rip it out if you make a mistake  Undecided I had actually run out of plain black eyes so I got some coloured ones and painted them with black nail varnish. My friend sam has been suggesting more sesame street characters for me to make so I'll keep you updated, Well I hope you like him, let me know what you think.
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« Reply #1 on: October 21, 2008 07:49:18 AM »

very nice great work
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« Reply #2 on: October 21, 2008 07:52:45 AM »

So cute! My two year old is going crazy. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: October 21, 2008 08:58:53 AM »

I love you I love you I love you, and if I can get this made, my 17mo daughter will love you too!  Thanks for the pattern!!!   Kiss
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« Reply #4 on: October 21, 2008 01:58:49 PM »

He looks great.gonna work on him tonight. I'd like to make a suggestion if you don't mind. I don't want to offend or upset anyone. I found if you do a round of slip stich in the front loops around the mouth opening then sew to the back loops,the black mouth stitching does not show.
see bert and ernie's mouth here
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=253249.msg2820095#msg2820095
My GS says you elmo is the coolest.
Thank you for the pattern
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« Reply #5 on: October 21, 2008 10:03:11 PM »

What's not to adore? IT'S ELMO!!!!!!! Thank you so much for the pattern. It's going in my favs! My grandkids will also thank you.
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« Reply #6 on: October 21, 2008 11:19:23 PM »

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He looks great.gonna work on him tonight. I'd like to make a suggestion if you don't mind. I don't want to offend or upset anyone. I found if you do a round of slip stich in the front loops around the mouth opening then sew to the back loops,the black mouth stitching does not show.
see bert and ernie's mouth here
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=253249.msg2820095#msg2820095
My GS says you elmo is the coolest.
Thank you for the pattern
 Thankyou for the tip, I've edited the pattern on my blog with that in mind, I should have done that, but I was so excited about getting him posted that I forgot, but we live and we learn,
thanks again
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« Reply #7 on: October 22, 2008 01:53:25 AM »

He looks just perfect ! My daughter already requested one..
Thanks for sharing the pattern ! :-)

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« Reply #8 on: February 28, 2009 05:28:49 PM »

This elmo is just adorable but my sister really loved the cookie monster do you have the pattern for him?
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« Reply #9 on: March 01, 2009 12:17:14 AM »

I didn't write a pattern for cookie monster but hes pretty much the same as Elmo but with thicker, shorter arms and legs if you want to give it a try, xxx
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