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« on: January 17, 2009 10:43:01 AM »

I'm always amazed when I see the little amigurumi critters over on the crochet board, and while I have delved into the land of the hook, knitting will always be my first love. Here's my interpretation of a round, stuffed and cuddly bunny.



He's two knitted balls, one larger than the other by about and inch, two smaller spheres ended after one round of decrease, a pom pom tail and short-rowed garter stitch ears.   I also discovered that I really love shredded foam as a stuffing medium- it's so much more pliable than fiberfill, albeit a bit more difficult to get into tight spaces.

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« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2009 10:53:41 AM »

I've never seen a knitted amigurumi before. Your bunny is really cute. I think the crooked mouth makes him look even cuter than if it were straight.  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: January 18, 2009 07:11:24 AM »

Cuuuuute! Probably belongs on CuteOverload.com too!
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« Reply #3 on: January 18, 2009 11:03:25 PM »

Love that the bunny has a big, fluffy tail!!
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« Reply #4 on: January 19, 2009 09:20:45 AM »

this is too cute.....great job....you didnt happen to write down the pattern did you....it would look nice in my sons easter basket...(just thinking ahead)
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« Reply #5 on: January 19, 2009 11:22:23 AM »

this is too cute.....great job....you didnt happen to write down the pattern did you....it would look nice in my sons easter basket...(just thinking ahead)

Sorry, I think I'm a terminal 'just wing it' patient.  I wrote a pattern for fingerless gloves and absolutely hated the process.  It's a future skill set goal though, so maybe one day!
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« Reply #6 on: January 19, 2009 11:37:17 AM »

how adorable! I want to do knitted amigurumi someday!
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« Reply #7 on: January 19, 2009 12:37:30 PM »

that is so cute Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: January 20, 2009 02:02:27 AM »

Soooo cute, and you mega made it! making things from scratch is so satisfying.
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« Reply #9 on: January 20, 2009 09:17:39 PM »

That is so cute! I wish I had the patience to learn how to knit little amigurumi; I'll just stick with my hooks for now.
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