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« on: May 08, 2012 02:00:19 AM »

Okay so this was challenging but a lot of fun!  I found this epic sparkly yarn that just screamed MAGIC  Cheesy It's super soft and I am kind of in love with it. The ears took me foreverrrr to get right - my bin is full of "cat" ears  Wink and the horn is stuffed with polyfill.

I couldn't decide between a loose mane or a tamer plaited mane (dressage unicorn!) so I made both.

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I'm still tweaking the pattern, trying to fix all those "invisible" problems - you know the kind that no one else but the person who made something can see?, lol.   But overall I kinda dig the way they turned out and so did the recipient, so that's what matters the most I think.  Cheesy Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2012 02:20:10 AM »

Ah these have just made my day! Fabulous  Grin Grin
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« Reply #2 on: May 08, 2012 05:13:32 AM »

That's brilliant! I particularly love the shape of the ears.
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« Reply #3 on: May 08, 2012 09:53:52 AM »

those are really fun
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« Reply #4 on: May 08, 2012 11:40:34 AM »

OMG! This is the most amazing thing EVERRRRRRRRRRR! Must learn to knit!!!!
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« Reply #5 on: May 08, 2012 04:54:25 PM »

Oh, so much love! These are absolutely fantastic!  Grin
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« Reply #6 on: May 08, 2012 08:34:55 PM »

eeee!~ Thanks for all the kind words guys.  Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: June 05, 2012 06:50:26 PM »

I would wear the crap out of one of those.
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« Reply #8 on: June 11, 2012 06:04:13 AM »

Do you have instructions for this, iwould love to make something like this thsnk you
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« Reply #9 on: July 07, 2012 04:33:20 PM »

so awesome!!  The sparklie yarn was a great choice Smiley
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