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« on: January 12, 2012 07:14:23 PM »

My partner in the Jim Henson swap has received so I can share. I used NyteFryres crochet poppet pattern
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=390749.0

He is 22 inches tail. I didn't measure Kermit. Kermit was made using crystal crochet thread and a 7 steel hook. His buddy was made with F hook and good old Red Heart super saver
Comments, suggestions and criticism always welcome.




And a close up to show his teeth. I web searched and used caricature
drawings of Jim Henson as models. Most of them showed him with a grin showing only the upper teeth.



The teeth are from a doll parts supplier and called "Shirley" teeth. I'm glad I bought a few of them...I see all kinds of uses for them.
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« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2012 07:18:43 PM »

That is so dang awesome!
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« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2012 07:32:23 PM »

Astounding work! This is fabulous!
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« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2012 07:58:51 PM »

Jim Henson is my idol! Love this. Your partner must have been thrilled!  Grin
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« Reply #4 on: January 13, 2012 07:54:48 AM »

WOW! That's it just....WOW
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« Reply #5 on: January 13, 2012 10:30:32 AM »

Thank you! I didn't want to cover up his feet. They tickle me for some reason!LOL I thought of making some sandals. For some reason I could only see them made out of hemp...you know how it is when you get a certain idea in your head..it gets stuck and nothing else will do....but my partner doesnt like anything made out of hemp so barefoot he goes!  Tongue
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« Reply #6 on: January 14, 2012 04:24:33 PM »

I'm awed by your awesome adaption of the pattern. He is absolutey fantastic.  Smiley
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