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fourclover
« on: July 15, 2009 11:06:56 PM »



This is my elephant. I made him from "Mr. Funky's Super Crochet Wondeful" book and boy is he loveable! He's for a friend so I'm not sure what his name will be but I like the name Jack Burton for him.

For the main color, I used Debbie Bliss merino aran yarn, 100% wool, making him cozy. The other stuff I had already lying around so not sure of the type.

I also made the hat off the top of my head. This is the pattern!

1-Chain 4, slip stitch in first to make ring
2-6 sc in ring, place stitch marker in last one
3 to 5- 1 sc in each stitch
6-Sc twice in each stitch (12 sc)
7-Sc, increase: repeat around (18)
8-Sc in next two stitches, increase: repeat around (24)
9-Slip stitch in next stitch, fasten off leaving long tail for sewing.
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« Reply #1 on: July 16, 2009 04:09:59 AM »

The hat is an awesome addition. Very cute! Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: July 16, 2009 04:37:03 AM »

its super cute  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: July 16, 2009 07:40:06 AM »

This is too cute!  I love elephants!
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