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Topic: Frodo and Rory the Roman  (Read 9011 times)
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« on: January 04, 2012 09:22:38 AM »



I hardly ever make anything for myself, but I've been wanting to make myself a little Frodo for ages, so a couple of months ago I finally did. I love The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, and the Hobbits are my favourite characters. I might get round to making all of them, but for now I've just done Frodo. He's based more on the book character than the film one, though I did give him blue eyes like Elijah Wood. Actually, I think I set his eyes a bit too far apart, but never mind, I still love him. His cloak is removable and the hood fits over his head. I didn't make his feet hairy, I tried but it just didn't look right, but they are big enough for him to stand on his own.







After making Frodo I needed to make something for one of my nephews for Christmas. He's into Romans, so I thought I'd make him a cute little amigurumi one using the Frodo pattern as a base. As I'm a Doctor Who fan, I decided he would be Rory the Roman. He has a removable helmet which I'm especially pleased with, but it does mean he needs a bit more help standing up. Maybe I should have made a Pandorica for him to lean against?







I hope you like my little guys as much as I do!
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« Reply #1 on: January 04, 2012 10:04:10 AM »

Those are amazing! I love the frodo one, you did a great job.
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« Reply #2 on: January 04, 2012 10:15:40 AM »

Love them both! You did a great job.

You make such wonderful dolls and plushies!


(I asked my crocheting MIL to crochet the little cork gnomes,soldiers and so on from the tutorial you made. My kids, my niece and myself enjoy those so much!!!)
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« Reply #3 on: January 04, 2012 02:02:19 PM »

Both are fantastic!  Instantly recognizable!
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« Reply #4 on: January 04, 2012 02:45:57 PM »

Too cute love!
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« Reply #5 on: January 04, 2012 03:30:39 PM »

Thank you very much everyone! wendiek, I'm glad you've enjoyed some of my patterns.
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« Reply #6 on: January 04, 2012 07:06:03 PM »

awesome job, i love them!! ^_^
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« Reply #7 on: January 05, 2012 02:03:05 AM »

Thank you!
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« Reply #8 on: January 05, 2012 06:30:18 AM »

Rory!! Frodo!!!! Oh my gosh I'm in love. You have some of the cutest amigurumi designs I've ever seen. Will you be adding the patterns for these to your Etsy? How tall are they? Also I would sell my soul for a Harry Potter pattern. Just sayin'...or my baby. He's totally cute.
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« Reply #9 on: January 05, 2012 02:52:06 PM »

Yet another amazing crocheted object from you!
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