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Topic: Rupert the Jellyfish (Slightly Image Plump- 5)  (Read 5134 times)
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« on: May 28, 2009 11:25:33 AM »

Well, hello there little guy. Aren't you a cutie...


Don't be afraid! Meet Rupert- Heís a sophisticated gent.


How dramatic you look in the high contrast lighting, Rupert.

Unfortunately, when people spy his very feminine hue, they have a tendency to immediately assume he is, in fact, a beautiful madam. In order to combat the general populationís ignorance for his radiating masculinity, he spent three years scouring the seas until he came across a quite suitable top hat. Donít be afraid of his seemingly dangerous tentacles, though; Heís a quite proper and will probably offer you a spot of tea. With a gentleman such as this, youíll be sure to enjoy the company, even if you canít stand the salty flavor of the tea.

And just for fun...since looking at his picture was screaming at me to do a little editing....lol


Now for the technical part.
He was made during pattern testing for EssHaych, here on Craftster. It was a darling pattern, so props to her! Smiley I used a G hook and some Bernat Satin in Sea Shell (How fitting!), as well as a 'tiny bit' of random ww acyclic in rose that I had lying around. After working with EssHaych, we got all the kinks worked out and he came out beautifully. She's absolutely wonderful to work with.

After getting him put together, my boyfriend demanded that he was, in fact, male, regardless of his pinkish hue. [And to think I wanted to add a little bow!] So we decided we couldn't make him any more sexually confused, and made him a little top hat out of a black sheet of fun foam and a little hot glue. He's much happier now. ^_^

If you want to check him out on Ravelry, his page is located HERE

Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: May 28, 2009 12:08:20 PM »

He's sooooo cute.

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« Reply #2 on: May 28, 2009 12:22:22 PM »

oh i love jellyfish-plushies. and yours is too cute. and his little hat  Cheesy

rupert is great.

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« Reply #3 on: May 28, 2009 12:41:27 PM »

Rupert is so great! I love that he is pink, and a boy, and the top hat is just perfect. The tentacles are such neat little spirals, and he's just so beautifully assembled! Fantastic pattern, and fantastic execution!!


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« Reply #4 on: May 28, 2009 01:05:16 PM »

Rupert is quite the handsome gent! The hat is the perfect touch.
Beautiful construction as well Smiley

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« Reply #5 on: May 28, 2009 01:13:47 PM »

He is absolutely adorable! I love his top hat!

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« Reply #6 on: May 28, 2009 01:26:40 PM »

Ahh!!  It's a jellyfish in a top hat!  Too cute!  For!  Words!!!

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« Reply #7 on: May 28, 2009 01:36:54 PM »

AHHHH!  SO ADORABLE!  I love Jellyfish!  I want one for myself! Cheesy

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« Reply #8 on: May 28, 2009 01:54:15 PM »

He's so brillinant!! That top hat is a great idea!!  Grin
Thank You so much for testing him for me!  Grin Grin

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« Reply #9 on: May 28, 2009 02:00:15 PM »

Just seeing this makes me want to learn to knit/crochet so I can make me a little Rupert of my own! Great job!!!
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