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Topic: Herd of Hapless Hamsters  (Read 2108 times)
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« on: February 27, 2011 01:48:44 PM »

I made these little hamsters for my lovely partner in the recent IYP swap. I used a pattern from the book, Knitting Mochimochi with a combination of hamster colored yarns I had in my stash. I added french knots for the eyes and pink floss noses so they could breathe Smiley.

The largest hamster is a chubby 2", the smallest is about 1" long.



Before they left for their new home, they lived happily in my yarn stash.





I'm excited to find some time to make more. They knit up quickly and only take a teeny bit of yarn.

Thanks for looking!!
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« Reply #1 on: February 27, 2011 02:22:20 PM »

They're cute!
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« Reply #2 on: February 27, 2011 03:14:03 PM »

Awwwww. I love them!
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« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2011 08:30:27 AM »

So very cute! I love that you made one of them an albino Smiley I'm surprised your dogs didn't sniff them out Wink
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« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2011 12:01:19 AM »

Yeah, I was looking at that Albino too, so stinkin cute....you must have used size 1 needles, my hands are cramping just thinking about it! :-)
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« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2011 12:58:50 PM »

These are so adorable I could just die! Love the entire "herd"...I must get that book!!
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« Reply #6 on: March 01, 2011 03:02:01 PM »

Thank you all for the fun comments! I appreciate it Smiley.

Striker - It's a miracle the dogs didn't eat them. I hid them well!!

Yeah, I was looking at that Albino too, so stinkin cute....you must have used size 1 needles, my hands are cramping just thinking about it! :-)

Actually I made most of them using size 5 needles so it wasn't too bad. The real little guy I did use size 1 or 2 which was a pain Smiley.

I definitely suggest checking out the book. It's filled with really fun and silly patterns!

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« Reply #7 on: March 01, 2011 06:24:26 PM »

Too cute! I just ordered the book  Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: March 01, 2011 06:45:36 PM »

Too cute! I just ordered the book  Cheesy

Oh fun! You'll love it. Wait until you see the Pigs with Wigs pattern. I can't wait to make that one!
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« Reply #9 on: March 01, 2011 07:37:24 PM »

Oh, that sounds cute! I'm already picturing my desk at work being decorated with lots of little knitted friends, lol Cheesy
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