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Topic: Adorably naughty christmas card  (Read 2261 times)
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« on: December 20, 2010 09:53:17 AM »

I found this chart on ravelry, http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/fornicating-deer-chart and had been hoping to come up with something to knit it for. I've only been knitting for a few months, but it looked such fun I knew I'd have to play with it.

So, last week, whilst attempting to get some sort of order in making christmas gifts (I like leaving things to the last minute...) I decided to make a christmas card for bestest bud. She has a warped sense of humour like me, so this chart was ideal.

I'm not great at either knitting, or the card-making, but I still like it. Hopefully she will too.

P.S, Despite comments to the contrary on the Ravelry page, both male and females grow antlers, so its not necessarily 2 randy male reindeers. Just wanted to make the point...there's a misconception that lady reindeers don't get the fancy head gear  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: December 20, 2010 10:24:58 AM »

hahaha!  This is an awesome card Smiley  I'd laugh for a solid hour if I got this card from somebody Smiley
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Did he just go crazy and fall asleep?

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« Reply #2 on: December 20, 2010 10:30:04 AM »

I can think of a few people in my life that would love a card like this!
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« Reply #3 on: December 20, 2010 11:32:37 AM »

ha ha ha Yes, indeed, that would be a fun card to receive!!

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« Reply #4 on: December 21, 2010 07:30:22 AM »

I've seen this chart used for many-a-knitted items, but never a card before: very creative.  I think you did an excellent job! Your friend will definitely love it.
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« Reply #5 on: January 07, 2012 02:37:27 PM »

depending on the season, it could even be two girlies lol.

I'm currently knitting this chart as a mug cosy. any tips you can give another novice knitter?
I'm planning on using the stranded method of joining because intarsia looks TERRIFYINGLY complicated.
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