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Topic: Cthulhu ~ my first knitted stuffed animal!  (Read 3791 times)
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« on: October 07, 2011 06:58:48 AM »

For Christmas I took on the task of doing a lot of knitting- making something special for each of my close friends, because I don't have a whole lot of money to buy presents- but what I do have is time and tons of yarn in a box.

I've been knitting for a couple of years- but nothing more complicated than a hat or scarves, I made one set of gloves once that turned out okay but just never thought to branch out until this year.

I do have to say, I'm very proud of what I have produced! I don't think he turned out half bad, especially since after using the Nautie for the head, I basically had to make up the rest of him- because I couldn't find a pattern for wings I liked.

(For those wondering- Cthulhu is basically an evil water being/demon/creature.)

Anyway- this is the finished product! I little rough around the edges for sure, and I know I'll get better the more I do, but I can't complain.

Anywho- This is the final product!
« Last Edit: October 14, 2011 07:14:40 AM by jungrrl - Reason: changed links to images » THIS ROCKS   Logged
« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2011 08:54:58 AM »

Very unique.

I like it!

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« Reply #2 on: October 21, 2011 10:43:16 AM »

This is absolutely adorable Cheesy I'm going to try and make something like this for my friend who loves everything H.P. Lovecraft. I've knit stuffed animals before, but I'm at a loss as to how to do the wings. If you could share the pattern with me I'd be very grateful!

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« Reply #3 on: November 01, 2011 08:26:56 AM »

*squee*  That is adorable!

A stuffed Cthulhu - are you sure that it's safe for us to look at?

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« Reply #4 on: November 01, 2011 09:34:38 AM »

You did a fantastic job!! :-)
« Reply #5 on: November 20, 2011 03:35:24 PM »

What an awesome use of that Nautie pattern! Looks great and very creative!  Grin
« Reply #6 on: November 24, 2011 03:25:56 PM »

This makes me smile! I love it!
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« Reply #7 on: November 25, 2011 05:01:35 AM »

We all love the dark lord... we love him more when he looks like that!

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