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« on: May 30, 2007 08:54:28 PM »

Here is the one I am making: http://www.flickr.com/photos/kathrynivy/463343763/ It's a fibertrends pattern.

In progress and color accurate:


Finished Front:


The instructions for the paw tips arn't very clear but I think here I have them "folded" over correctly, it just says to pick up on one side of the long paw 12 stitches but it didn't say which side so I think I am guessing correctly.

It's a CRAZY fast knit, atleast the front was, even though the instructions are INSANE. Loads of bar increases, normal increases, SSK's and wraps! Nearly every row is different/unique. Somehow I knit the front very quickly in to fast night sessions.

I'm a little weary of how the hole back part attches and works but I'm just going to trust the pattern and try not to ask to many questions! I hope it turns out cute!! It seems kinda small!!
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« Reply #1 on: May 30, 2007 09:07:51 PM »

I can't wait to see the finished hedgehog. Looks cute so far!
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« Reply #2 on: May 31, 2007 05:47:13 AM »

Yes, you're right. It's the outer long side of the paw. Can't wait to see how this looks when it's finished!
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« Reply #3 on: June 01, 2007 09:54:32 AM »

It looks really great so far!  They do knit up really fast, the back does take a bit longer than the front but still goes quickly!

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« Reply #4 on: June 01, 2007 01:20:14 PM »

That is really cute. How much was the pattern?
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« Reply #5 on: June 02, 2007 08:47:43 PM »

my LYS always overcharges but I think it was like $5. It seems like anything i get in that store i can get online for $1 cheaper, including yarn which adds up when you guys 6 balls of something!
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« Reply #6 on: July 15, 2007 06:35:40 PM »

has anyone finished the hedgehog?  I agree, the back takes longer than the front, but i did one start to finish all in the same day (it's in the dryer right now)
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