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« on: July 23, 2012 04:58:11 PM »

I FINALLY MADE HIM!!!! I'm so incredibly happy that "Bowser" is checked off my list Grin! I stumbled on this amazing pattern (http://nanettecrochet.blogspot.com/2011/08/super-mario-bowser.html) a little less than a year ago, but there was always something that made me too busy to make him. Anyways summer came and after six days of crocheting, sewing, and many "small" breaks, Bowser was finally finished Cheesy: (Oh and sorry about the many pictures....I just couldn't stop taking them Cheesy)








I did make some small modifications:
-On the arms I crocheted only until round 19 and then crocheted through both layers.
-I didn't crochet the spikes. Instead I made them out of felt and hot glued them on.
-I did crochet a collar though:
Rnd 1. Sc 6 in magic ring (6)
Rnd 2. Inc around (12)
Rnd 3. *Sc in next sc, Inc* around (18)
Rnd 4. *Sc in next 2 sc, Inc* around (24)
Rnds 5-6. Sc around
Rnd 7. *Sc in next 2 sc, Dec* around (18)
Rnd 8. *Sc in next sc, Dec* around (12)
Rnd 9. Dec around (6) Don't Stuff F/O

I'm SUPER incredibly happy on how this turned out and so is Bowser. Look he's going to say something:



..............Which translates to "Bye!"

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« Reply #1 on: July 23, 2012 05:17:17 PM »

Wow, that is AWESOME!!!  You did such a great job on him!!!  Yay!
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« Reply #2 on: July 23, 2012 07:48:05 PM »

Wow that's really impressive! Bowser used to scare me when I was little and played mario parties - but this one looks super cuddly XD
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« Reply #3 on: July 23, 2012 11:12:08 PM »

Wow! He is awesome! My husband would love this. Thanks for sharing.
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« Reply #4 on: July 23, 2012 11:26:02 PM »

wow. He looks so complicated. It must have taken ages. Well done. He looks really good.
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« Reply #5 on: July 24, 2012 09:28:53 AM »

I really need to learn to crochet.
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« Reply #6 on: July 24, 2012 09:31:53 AM »

this is amazing!! awesome job! I love bowser.
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« Reply #7 on: August 02, 2012 07:44:18 AM »

If you would like, I can send you a crochet pattern for little cones so you don't have to use felt Wink
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« Reply #8 on: August 02, 2012 10:42:45 AM »

This is sooooooo awesome! I have to make one!!!
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« Reply #9 on: August 03, 2012 04:47:54 PM »

OMG that is AMAZING!!! Thanks so much for the pattern, I'm so making this one day!
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