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« on: March 10, 2014 07:46:09 PM »

I made this for our lovely kittykill in the Vintage Halloween Swap last year. http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=426691.0#axzz2gOCwqcJT  Her and I both love all the classic Universal Monster movies and well, amigurumi is ma thang, so this is the result!  He was a little fussy to make as I wanted him to be unmistakable.  I'm not sure if I succeeded, but I was pretty happy with the results.  No pattern, just whipped him up.  I was most proud of the fact that I was actually able to give him 'knees' and not just trunks for legs.  Now, I'm hitting myself on the head for not having taken notes as I can't for the life of me remember how I did it. Doh!





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sorry, didn't realize this pic was blurry, but it's supposed to be a detail of his back fin


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« Reply #1 on: March 10, 2014 08:10:46 PM »

Awesome!  Adorable and horrifying all at the same time Grin
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« Reply #2 on: March 10, 2014 08:26:59 PM »

Aww, thanks suereal!
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« Reply #3 on: March 11, 2014 12:10:56 AM »

Great one..Planning to make one for myself too but dont know yet in wich fabric..Anyhow..One of my favorite monsters too..Love it..Stefanie
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« Reply #4 on: March 11, 2014 07:11:06 AM »

So Jealous you are so talented and were able to whip this up! Wish I could do the same. Awesome!!!
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« Reply #5 on: March 11, 2014 07:42:12 AM »

Lucky Kittykill! You did a fabulous job on this & it has such great details like the nails. Awesome!
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« Reply #6 on: March 11, 2014 01:45:21 PM »

Awesome job. I can't believe you just whipped this up without a pattern!
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« Reply #7 on: March 11, 2014 03:01:13 PM »

Thanks folks! I appreciate all the compliments.  Grin
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« Reply #8 on: March 11, 2014 06:40:26 PM »

This is amazing!
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