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« on: June 24, 2006 09:58:47 PM »

i am trying to crochet a little bear and i need advice on doing this...with all the experts out there is it a more successful approach to crochet the ears of the bear in the process or to crochet them separate and then sew them on?
thank you for any help you can give
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« Reply #1 on: June 24, 2006 10:16:24 PM »

on a pattern I have for a piggy, I had to do the ears seperate and then sew them on. That may be the case with all amigurumi animals with ears.

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« Reply #2 on: June 25, 2006 10:29:15 AM »

It can be simplest to make the ears separately and them sew them on afterwards. I crocheted a Winnie the Pooh and the ears were 'crocheted into' Pooh's head, but unless you've had a lot of experience, you might want to put off trying that (just in terms of ear placement. The pattern I followed told me exactly where to place them, so I didn't have to worry). I haven't yet 'winged it' when making an animal, but when I do, I'm almost 100% certain that I will sew any ears on later.
« Reply #3 on: June 25, 2006 10:20:36 PM »

thank you guys for your input as silly as it seems...it's always nice to get advice
thanx again Wink :
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