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« on: May 24, 2004 03:24:08 PM »

So my boss is having a little boy and she was lamenting the lack of super cute things for baby boys, so I thought I'd try to surprise her with something cute for her little man, not a moment too soon, either as her shower will be very soon.

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I haven't entirely finished it. I may add pom-pom eye balls, I'm sort of on the line as I don't want to over do it.

There's a little (ok a BIG) part of me that wants to make one MY size, but that may come at a later date.

It's made with Red Heart's TLC Amore and let me say, if you can avoid working with this yarn, I would. It is great for baby clothes, soft, wash/dry able and non-allergetic, but it's a P.I.T.A. to work with, especially the finishing step. Just my 2
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« Reply #1 on: May 24, 2004 03:37:22 PM »

did you use a pattern or is that all out of your head. It's so adorable ... I want one for myself too.
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« Reply #2 on: May 24, 2004 03:39:22 PM »

Just too cute! I think that I used that yarn as well and was so ticked at the end with a knot, that I chucked the rest.

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« Reply #3 on: May 24, 2004 03:39:36 PM »

 Grin I designed it myself and hope to post a pattern eventually. It's pretty straight forward, just a simple long sleeved hoodie with moss trim in most areas but ribbed extra long cuffs so baby can hopefully grow a little and still fit in it.
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« Reply #4 on: May 24, 2004 05:54:30 PM »

That is so cute! I wish I had a dragon coat like that when I was a kid!  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: May 24, 2004 07:06:12 PM »

very cute! nice work Marnie. yeah, we want the pattern! Grin
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« Reply #6 on: May 25, 2004 08:35:49 AM »

Well, then, I'll definitely let you know when I get a pattern together.  Smiley

Right now, I'm working on a toddler sized poncho in crochet as well. That will be TWO little kid's patterns. Let me tell you, it's nice to finish projects so quickly. WEEEEEEE
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« Reply #7 on: May 25, 2004 08:57:22 AM »

Oh, SO CUTE.  I have a serious thing for dressing kids in animal clothing.  Good job!
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« Reply #8 on: May 25, 2004 08:59:58 AM »

that is too cute!  i love the spots on it.  great job...i want one too!
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« Reply #9 on: May 26, 2004 08:47:56 PM »

Oh, me too, I think it's so cute to see kids dressed as animals.
I do think it'd be terribly fun to walk around LA tressed like a dragon now that I'm an adult, though.
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