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« on: August 19, 2005 06:32:12 PM »

i just finished this guy up, using up odds and sods from my yarn stash (hence his name!).
this is my first monster- they're fun!! hope you like him!
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« Reply #1 on: August 19, 2005 07:04:43 PM »

Haha.  He's fun!  Reminds me of those Ugly Dolls.  He's not ugly, though.  That's the brand name.  Anyway, he's really cool!!   Cool
« Reply #2 on: August 19, 2005 07:05:49 PM »

He's really cute. The yarn goes good together and doesn't even look like odds and ends!

Good Job!

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« Reply #3 on: August 19, 2005 07:56:24 PM »

That's tooo cute! I was just wondering how you attached his legs? I dont see a seam...

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« Reply #4 on: August 20, 2005 07:46:21 AM »

cool- thanks!! Smiley
for his legs, i worked his body in one piece from the head down, then where it came to his legs, i figured out how wide i wanted them, divided his body in half up the middle(leaving a few stitches free in the middle on both the front & back for stuffing him), and started working the halves in rows back & forth, 1 leg at a time, then after about 5 rows, joining into a ring & continuing down to the bottom. i hope that makes sense...!?

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« Reply #5 on: August 21, 2005 09:59:29 PM »

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« Reply #6 on: August 24, 2005 11:42:06 AM »

That is soooooooo awesome. it's so cute, the shape and hair remind me of the fraggle rock characters. I don't really understand how you described doing the legs, but crochet is easy enough to stop and start and make it look good. i love the colors too. i'm going to make myself one with my extra yarn!

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« Reply #7 on: August 25, 2005 08:46:41 AM »

cool!!! I may just copy your idea and make a stashbuster myself...I have a lot of random garage sale yarn just begging to become a monster Wink
« Reply #8 on: September 04, 2005 01:19:09 PM »

Oh, he's so great!

« Reply #9 on: September 04, 2005 01:20:35 PM »

SO cute. love it.


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and i'm filled with doubt, and i'm insecure.
sometimes it creeps up on me,
and before i know it i'm lost at sea.
but no matter how far i row,
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but i don't know what i've been waiting for...
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