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« on: December 12, 2012 04:42:25 PM »

okay not really - they don't walk anywhere because in this case they don't have anything but a head and a scarf to keep their nonexistent necks warm! HA-HA! But they do look super adorable while they do it and no animals were really hurt in their creation so I say this is a win. LOL Cheesy

A friend of mine has a one year old who is super mobile which equates to everything needing to be baby proofed. She knows I'm crafty and always looking for a challenge so with a bit of banter and deadline confirmation I set to working on whipped up a pattern for each and bringing them to life!

Since they were going on her Christmas tree I wanted it to be a classic northpole theme (less Santa and the Elves in this case Wink). I ended up making at least 3 of each - to give her enough ornaments in the case they didn't add any other ornaments to the tree they'd be able to stand their own Smiley. I also threw in a few crocheted pine cones for good measure.

It was really cool when I brought the ornaments to their house, their lil boy wanted to help put them on the tree - well he gave a brown bear a kiss on the nose Smiley priceless. Those are the moments that make all the crafting worth it, ya know? Smiley

Okay - so pictures, you probably want to see a few huh? Cheesy Thanks for looking and reading! Would love to know what your thoughts are!

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« Reply #1 on: December 12, 2012 04:59:08 PM »

These are all too cute!
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« Reply #2 on: December 12, 2012 06:23:42 PM »

What a great idea!  They are adorable and so child-friendly.
I wish I could crochet that well!

« Reply #3 on: December 15, 2012 07:15:55 PM »

awe thanks Kaz & NavyBlue4Eight Smiley

« Reply #4 on: January 10, 2013 07:27:39 PM »

These would make such cute presents for next year (and it might take me that long to perfect them)
« Reply #5 on: April 05, 2013 04:08:20 PM »

Awe Alicia! Cheesy You're too kind! Smiley If you do work them up and have questions as you go let me know Smiley Thank you! <3 Cran

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« Reply #6 on: December 04, 2015 09:21:39 AM »

Too cute! Such a great way to decorate.

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