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« on: August 12, 2011 03:56:18 AM »

These are a wedding present for my best friend Kathryn who I have known since primary school, she is getting married tomorrow (I'm maid of honor ^_^) to a lovely guy called Nick and I wish them all the best.
Badgers have been a bit of a running gag with us for a long time, I forget why!





I took my inspiration for the badger pattern from a pattern sold by Limecat Crafts on Etsy although the pattern doesn't seem to be available anymore, it was good but not quite the size I wanted so I increased the increases and rounds, as well as tweaking the head to make it larger for the groom and smaller for the bride.
The flower pattern came from here http://mycrochetstuff.blogspot.com/2008/05/little-flowers-with-leaves-free-crochet.html and the veil and top-hat I made up as I went along!
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« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2011 04:23:35 AM »

They're cute. A really thoughtful wedding present.
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« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2011 04:44:11 AM »

Badgers! So cute! ^_^
Love them, so nice!
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« Reply #3 on: August 12, 2011 07:14:29 AM »

How cute! They look awesome.
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« Reply #4 on: August 12, 2011 08:59:23 AM »

Adorable.
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« Reply #5 on: August 12, 2011 09:09:07 AM »

I love these! I had no idea badgers could be so darn cute!
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« Reply #6 on: August 12, 2011 12:12:30 PM »

I absolutely love bride/groom matching set figures, and that they're badgers just makes this even more amazing. I also am totally jealous that you could just make up the top hat and veil as you went along and have them turn out so well.
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« Reply #7 on: August 12, 2011 04:49:38 PM »

They are so cute.  It's too funny you do not remember why the badgers are a running joke! Smiley  You did a great job!
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« Reply #8 on: August 15, 2011 01:13:52 AM »

Thanks for your kind words guys ^_^ the bride and groom loved them!
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« Reply #9 on: August 15, 2011 07:40:28 PM »

These are super cute!
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