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« on: January 31, 2012 07:36:20 AM »

I've just finished making loads of these...



They're just a couple of rounds of crochet with some ears added (I found a pattern online that helped me work out how to do the ears, but I can't find the link now...basically you finish the 2nd round, do a slip stitch, do 1 dc+2chs+1dc into the next st, slp st around 3 or 4 more sts, then repeat the 1dc+2chs+1dc and finish off)

Then I added vintage fabric tummies using bondaweb iron on sticky stuff, and hand sewed eyes and a beak on each.  They're lined with felt on the back too!





Twit twoo!! C&C welcome Smiley x
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« Reply #1 on: January 31, 2012 08:22:50 AM »

I love all of those. The use of the vintage fabric is awesome too. I may have to try this.
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« Reply #2 on: January 31, 2012 08:29:21 AM »

Super cute!
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« Reply #3 on: January 31, 2012 10:04:22 AM »

These are adorable! I might have to make some. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: January 31, 2012 10:12:41 AM »

toooooo cute  Grin

you should make a little branch to display them on!!
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« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2012 12:18:45 PM »

So cute! Want!
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« Reply #6 on: February 01, 2012 07:30:08 AM »

Aww thanks everyone! Glad you like 'um!
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« Reply #7 on: February 01, 2012 12:23:16 PM »

SO cute! I have a huge owl-fiend of a friend and these would make a perfect art piece for her, or even make an afghan out of these owls.

Possibilities are endless! Fluffy owls with velvet fabric scraps, ooooh!
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« Reply #8 on: February 01, 2012 01:58:58 PM »

The little guys are so cute!  They'd look cute on a backpack or messenger bag too!
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« Reply #9 on: February 01, 2012 03:12:37 PM »

SO cute! I have a huge owl-fiend of a friend and these would make a perfect art piece for her, or even make an afghan out of these owls.

Possibilities are endless! Fluffy owls with velvet fabric scraps, ooooh!

an owl afghan would be immense!  especially if you made it from chunky yarn so you wouldn't need to make so many!
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