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« on: August 21, 2007 04:29:02 AM »

here's a project dear to my addled brain.  i've been working on it on & off for two weeks.  it's a knit & feltted peanut! why? becuase im a nut!
i used patton's SWS (70% wool 30% soy) and made it up as i went, and didnt write anything down. here it is posing in a kitchen still life.



thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2007 04:32:06 AM »

Very cute and so life like!
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« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2007 05:05:51 AM »

ha ha! that's a riot! Walnut & pecan next?
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« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2007 07:05:31 AM »

Love it.  Immediately made me think of this:

Inigo Montoya: That Vizzini, he can *fuss*.
Fezzik: Fuss, fuss... I think he like to scream at *us*.
Inigo Montoya: Probably he means no *harm*.
Fezzik: He's really very short on *charm*.
Inigo Montoya: You have a great gift for rhyme.
Fezzik: Yes, yes, some of the time.
Vizzini: Enough of that.
Inigo Montoya: Fezzik, are there rocks ahead?
Fezzik: If there are, we all be dead.
Vizzini: No more rhymes now, I mean it.
Fezzik: Anybody want a peanut?
Vizzini: DYEEAAHHHHHH.
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« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2007 07:41:40 AM »

Hmmm.  I don't think I'll tell you what I think it looks like but peanut is a good code word for it.Wink
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« Reply #5 on: August 21, 2007 07:07:18 PM »

actually in my "nut" study i'd like to do an acorn next.  i've been planning one since last fall but never followed through.
thanks for the comments Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: August 23, 2007 12:20:12 PM »

ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha hahahahahhahahahaha. wonderful.
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« Reply #7 on: April 01, 2014 06:20:07 AM »

I would use it as a neck pillow!  What fun!
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« Reply #8 on: April 01, 2014 06:20:56 AM »

That looks very cozy!
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