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slothmuffin
« on: August 01, 2010 08:50:08 AM »



(She's not an octo-cat, because she only has seven tentacles.)

I ended up making a bunch of crocheted octopuses a couple weeks ago, and I decided to make one a tentacle-cat instead as a present for someone on Swap-Bot who likes both cats and stuff with tentacles. 

I definitely want to make more, but I think only have one more pair of cat safety eyes.  Tongue  The craft stores where I live never have a lot (or a good variety) of safety eyes in stock, so if any of you guys have a favourite online safety eye supplier, please link me!
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« Reply #1 on: August 01, 2010 08:56:14 AM »

that's really cute!  i usually get mine from a couple different etsy or ebay sellers, just search "cat eyes" or maybe "plastic cat eyes" or something along those lines.

PS: do you know that in Spanish the cat has only 7 lives?  so that could be the symbolism of the 7 legs.  you should make another with 9 legs as it's a little more optimistic - LOL
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« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2010 11:32:31 AM »

love it!  and Suncatcher Eyes is a great source for hand painted cat eyes!
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« Reply #3 on: August 01, 2010 12:44:03 PM »

Love it! Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: August 03, 2010 04:29:17 PM »

Thanks, everyone!  Grin

PS: do you know that in Spanish the cat has only 7 lives?  so that could be the symbolism of the 7 legs.  you should make another with 9 legs as it's a little more optimistic - LOL

I didn't know that, that's so cool!  (And I think I definitely will make a more optomistic nine-tentacled one, just to balance things out.)
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« Reply #5 on: August 04, 2010 10:18:15 AM »

haha great idea!
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