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« on: October 07, 2009 10:10:20 AM »

Here he is, in all his stealthy glory.  I think he came out okay for my first try at making amigurumi.  I got the pattern from Creepy Cute Crochet, by Christen Haden, which has a ton of really great amigurumi patterns in it.  I personalized it a little by making the pie-wedge eye instead of just a plain black eye, and I gave him a katana, also made out of Sculpey III.  He has a couple of spots where the stuffing shows through (the white spots in the picture), which I think are the result of a couple of loose stitches here and there.  Although, if I had it to do over, I'd probably use a hook that was a size smaller than recommended.  Anyway, here he is:






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« Reply #1 on: October 07, 2009 02:18:04 PM »

Adorable! Gotta love Creepy Cute. Nice detailing on the katana.
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« Reply #2 on: October 07, 2009 02:24:19 PM »

ADORABLE!! What did you name him?
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« Reply #3 on: October 07, 2009 03:17:00 PM »

Thanks Smiley Actually, he doesn't have a name yet. Any suggestions?
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« Reply #4 on: October 08, 2009 08:40:11 AM »

He is adorable!  Be careful, though, making amigurumi characters can be addictive...I keep almost buying that book
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« Reply #5 on: October 08, 2009 10:39:43 AM »

Cute ! you made your own katana ! I must try that !  Cheesy
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