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« on: March 20, 2017 01:26:24 AM »

I have been wanting to make crochet toys forever, and I am so glad I gave this a go.

I can't remember where I found this pattern - I will credit him / her when I do - but I have some questions about joining all the bits together.

As you can see from the back photo, I had a really hard time stitching on the legs and the head.

Does anyone have any tips regarding how I can do a better job next time? Is there a sequence I should follow?

Thanks in advance!

 
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« Reply #1 on: March 22, 2017 06:52:50 PM »

This is your first ever crochet animal? That's amazing! He looks awesome. As far as the joining bits question, I think the success of that comes from experience, luck, and youtube.  Cheesy There are a number of ways to weave your pieces together to make a seamless, or nearly seamless, join, and that's where youtube helped me. The good news is, your ninja turtle is so darn cute that no one is gong to notice the seams!
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