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Hi, I'm not even gonna say it ...

Just ignore that I haven't posted anything in a while.  Not gonna even dwell on it.

Anyway, in case there are some people that still read my blog, Hello!  Thought I'd pop in and see what blogland is up to these days and quickly share something that I finished making a few weeks ago.

I found this wonderful crochet pattern of Snorlax HERE.  Snorlax is a Pokemon in case you were in doubt or wondering.  It's probably one of the best patterns I've found of Snorlax so I had to try to make it since my boys love Pokemon.

I made mine a little bit differently by using felt for the stomach instead of crocheting that.  I used 2 layers of felt because I could actually see through it a bit when I used one.  I placed the felt on his body and kind of guessed the size and shape and cut it out.  Then I sewed both layers of felt onto his body.  His teeth are also small pieces of felt that I had glued.   And his arms stick out forward a bit instead of downwards.

Here's another view of him.  He is laying down with a donut that I sewed from felt.  I sewed his arms on more forward so the donut could hang on his arm.

I have been crocheting a bit more these days.  It's hard though to play with yarn when the weather is so humid.  Ugh. 

Thanks so much for stopping by and reading about my Snorlax.



Comments

You are so multi-talented Eva. Snorlax is so kawai'i. Love the aqua/teal color ABD the yummy looking donut he's holding.
Lynn said…
Oh my Eva!!!! That creature is so cute! You are an amazing crafter. How can you be so skilled in so many different crafts? I am so happy that you are back in blogland. I missed reading your posts. Keep posting...please!
Cheryl said…
Your posts do pop up on my feedly! But i guess i don't open feedly that often nowadays... the summer sure went by fast! Cute snorlax! Ha, the donut pic makes me think of Homer Simpson. though.

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