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« on: November 28, 2011 02:51:14 PM »

I love Christmas-time! And I love crafting for the people I adore... My 16 year old step-daughter mentioned that she likes koalas, but wasn't sure how to craft one best, as she isn't into stuffed animals. She does love hats, but I just made her one for her birthday in September... So I thought a nice headband/ear warmer thingy might be fun.

Since I'm a lazy knitter, and like fast projects, I went with a bulky roving wool. That actually ended up being perfect, and the pom pom ears are pretty awesome, if I do say so, myself. =D

My 12 year old, Lydia, begged to model it. And for me to make a second one for her!












And here is the second one...



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« Reply #1 on: November 28, 2011 02:59:37 PM »

Absolutely love this!!  Thank you for sharing  Smiley
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Clever and cute!! This Rocks!
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« Reply #3 on: November 28, 2011 05:11:26 PM »

I dont think Ive seen a koala headband before.  How cute and orignal.   Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: November 28, 2011 07:44:21 PM »

Just adorable!!!!!!
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« Reply #5 on: November 29, 2011 04:20:58 AM »

Thank you!
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« Reply #6 on: November 29, 2011 05:23:06 AM »

Super cute!
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« Reply #7 on: November 29, 2011 07:37:04 AM »

Oh my word!! This is just plain adorable.

Did you use buttons for the eyes?
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« Reply #8 on: November 29, 2011 08:05:58 AM »

Did you use buttons for the eyes?

Yes, I did. They are about 1/2" in diameter.
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« Reply #9 on: November 29, 2011 04:40:57 PM »

So cute.  I love it.  The ears are perfect.
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