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mandyandbingley
« on: May 18, 2014 01:23:02 PM »

I finished up knitting Ysolda's Eljah pattern last night. My gal got named Pemberlie, and a little flower headband.



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« Reply #1 on: May 18, 2014 01:50:01 PM »

That is so cute!  I've never had luck knitting stuffed toys, they always stretch out of shape when I stuff them.  What yarn did you use?  If I were you I would not be able to give the elephant up!

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« Reply #2 on: May 18, 2014 02:41:30 PM »

Thanks Smiley I used Cascade Eco Cloud, since I don't plan on giving her away Wink I felt ok using better yarn.

When I make toys, I knit on smaller needles than the yarn suggests (not always what the pattern calls for) and when I stuff, I shape as I stuff (making sure round areas stay round, pinch areas that are supposed to have an indentation) and don't over stuff.
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« Reply #3 on: May 19, 2014 11:31:00 AM »

Awww, what a cutie!! Love!!

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« Reply #4 on: June 03, 2014 09:32:53 AM »

Oh, it turned out lovely!  I have had that pattern for a long while now and still havent got to knitting it.  But seeing your cute little grey elephant really makes me want to finish my current project and start on the elephant!
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She is adorable ! Nice work.🐻
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« Reply #6 on: July 10, 2014 12:48:23 PM »

this elephant is so beautiful, you did such a great job.
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« Reply #7 on: July 13, 2014 01:05:39 PM »

I haven't checked in on Craftster in a while, and I missed this!  She is beautiful!  I always love your work =)
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