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« on: December 01, 2011 08:07:11 PM »

I made this Wonky Donkey pair for my granddaughter for Christmas. I call them Wonky because of their eyes.  They are crocheted with Mr.Potato Head facial embellishments. Can't you feel the love between them?!

I hope you enjoy them as much as I did making them.










They were based on the pony pattern I found here:  http://members.optusnet.com.au/we2/perfectpony.html
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« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2011 07:12:33 AM »

Using the Mr.Potato Head pieces was inspired. I love the Wonky Donkeys!
(Showing my age here-when I was little, Mr. Potato Head was just sold as a set of pieces. You had to supply your own real potato to stick them in.)
Anyway, I bet your granddaughter will love them.
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« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2011 07:25:31 AM »

These are adorable!  I bet your granddaughter will love them!  I know I do!
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« Reply #3 on: December 04, 2011 06:39:46 AM »

Thanks for your kind words.  I LOVE to use plastic facial pieces in my crochet toy making. It's the face that makes the toy, and nothing is quite as expressive as Mr. Potato Head!
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« Reply #4 on: December 04, 2011 07:21:11 AM »

They are awesome!!!!  Cheesy Cheesy
I want one too!!
Thanks for sharing the pattern, added to the must-make list. Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: December 08, 2011 10:45:47 AM »

Those are cute....
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« Reply #6 on: December 14, 2011 02:08:57 PM »

So cute! The teeth are fun. Smiley
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