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« on: July 01, 2013 11:37:13 AM »

I recently made this "sweet" gal for my partner in the One Tiny Monster Hoopla swap.  While I do embroidery, I wanted to go 3-D with this swap.  I crocheted the eye, and added some glitter to it.  I added the "the sock monster strikes again" (saying I found while searching online for ideas) , on the "clothesline" and added those cool colored clothespins. I knew it wouldn't be complete unless I added some socks.  I decided to crochet them (grey's wool and the maroon is acrylic). I love the yarn around the hoop for hair and the ribbon on the outside of the hoop. All in all, it reminds me a bit of Mike Wazowski from Monsters, Inc. I love how she turned out, and I'm thrilled my partner loves her  too.

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« Reply #1 on: July 01, 2013 12:08:12 PM »

Wow! So much to see and admire. I'm like you; there are so many categories it fits that I'd be at a loss as to where to post if not in misc. I like the hair, but I love those little socks! So very tiny and cute!

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« Reply #2 on: July 01, 2013 09:16:16 PM »

That is so cool, love the monster and his eye!  And gorgeous wee socks it is stealing too!

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« Reply #3 on: July 02, 2013 04:41:18 AM »

Very cute and original idea!

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