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« on: April 14, 2010 09:34:15 PM »

Hi gang!  So, I am in the Ongoing Wish Swap Round 57.  One of my partners requested a monster plushie.  I made 2 of them, but the one I am posting here really reminded me of a Muppet once I got him finished (I am calling him Sparky).  I guess you can tell when someone grew up watching the Muppet Show.   Grin

Sparky is made of a wool/acrylic blend yarn (Comfort by Berroco).  I added some felt and suncatcher eyes.  I made the pattern up as I went, and he's actually really simple.  The body is just a crocheted rectangle folded in half, and the arms and legs are made in the amigurumi style.

Thanks for looking!  Comments and criticism always welcome!!  Cheesy

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Did he just go crazy and fall asleep?

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« Reply #1 on: April 15, 2010 05:21:37 AM »

He's so cute, his eyes look a little sad. I want to just hug him to death!!

« Reply #2 on: April 15, 2010 05:23:26 AM »

I agree that he looks a little sad-but it's just so cute!

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« Reply #3 on: April 15, 2010 08:42:52 AM »

He's adorable!  Super job!!

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Hes adorable but I think he needs a hug...
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