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« on: September 21, 2009 08:26:12 AM »

I made this rattle for my nephew. He really likes it Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: September 21, 2009 08:36:11 AM »

It's cute.  I love the handle/fins.  Is the tail tied in a knot?  What did you use for the noisemaker?
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« Reply #2 on: September 21, 2009 08:40:01 AM »

That is awesome!! Smiley Do you have a link to share by any chance?
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« Reply #3 on: September 21, 2009 08:51:37 AM »

Very Cute. Such a Great Idea!  Grin
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« Reply #4 on: September 21, 2009 11:20:58 AM »

So cute !! I love the colors !! Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: September 21, 2009 11:31:17 AM »

Yes, it's a knot, and you can buy the pattern here: www.madebyyou.se I don't know if she has the patterns in english, but ask her.

It's quite big and not something for a child under a year. I used a bell (like this http://www.papegojprat.se/modules/smartsection/images/pingla.jpg) for rattle. you could use a plastic ball like the ones you get in kinder surprise too, but the bell is not loud and you have to think about those little ears.

The handles are crocheted like trumpets and then sewn on. It's very easy to make and if you have some knowledge about amigurumis it shouldn't be a big problem to figure out how to make it.

Both mouth and eyes are crocheted separately and then sewn on.
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« Reply #6 on: September 21, 2009 01:13:54 PM »

lovely! worked with my favourite colors Smiley
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