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Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Crocheted Punkin' Mouse

Here's another pumpkin critter that I seem to be addicted to making lately. This mouse is also 7" tall, but a lot fatter around the middle than the Punkin' Gizzy, because I stabilized her with additional popcorn kernels aside from the fiber fill. I knitted a long tail for her and attached it to the front. I think she turned out very cute too, if I may say so myself. Sometimes I surprise myself, especially since I didn't use a pattern for her either.

You can click on the photo that takes you to my Flickr account where I have pictures of her from different angles. I'm going to list her for sale in my shop, but Etsy's having issues right now so that I'll have to do it tomorrow.

It's almost Fall and you guys would not believe how nice and cool it was this morning. Gizzy and I had a very long and enjoyable walk. I could tell my boy was in a very good mood. I can't wait for it to get really chily ;-) Maybe I should do a jolly snowman to put me in the mood.

16 comments:

♥♥♥ The OP Pack ♥♥♥ said...

He is very cute - you did a nice job with the little touches.

Snow can't come soon enough for my pups, but I am in no hurry.

Ginny said...

This is absolutly adorable!!!!

sprinkles said...

That little mouse is so adorable! I bet she'll sell quickly.

Chatty Crone said...

Doris - you did a FABULOUS job. I love, love, love THIS mouse.
sandie

Julia said...

Adorable! That mouse is totally adorable.

I am very glad that the cooler temps have arrived to give you some relief from the summer heat. It's changing here too. Days are much cooler and nights even more so.

I can feel the shift happening once again. You can't stop it.

Have a great day - evening!!

Susan said...

Very Cute!!!

You have been a busy lady!!!

Susan

becky said...

Ahhh... cute & just in time for fall!
I think "Jolly Snowman" is order... it'll be here before we know it!
:)

Gloria P. said...

Your mouse is adorable! You did a really nice job.

I Wonder Wye said...

This is the most adorable one you've done yet! And that my dear is saying a lot!! And you did it without a pattern too! WOW! i am down to one bluebird and I cannot bring myself to give the honeybee away! Every one loves their bluebirds -- they are super special; you are so talented! Excy is still having problems, in fact, we were warned he may need to go back in the hospital if things aren't getting better...sigh...things have surely not gone as expected!

Krafty Max Originals said...

she is sold.....let me know when you list her!!! ~KM

Beansieleigh said...

Oh... covering my ears and singing "La La La"!!! I'm barely adjusting to FALL.. please, no snowmen yet! ha! ha! (0; LOVE, LOVE, LOVE your little punkin' mouse!!!! ADORABLE!! So glad to hear you and Gizzy are enjoying some cooler weather now too! Have a great day! ((hugs)) ~tina

glor said...

Doris, you've outdone yourself. This is the cutest little mouse and your creation! Its wonderful. We're having some chilly evenings and lovin' it. Fall is so refreshing. You and Gizzy have a great day.

Kristine said...

awww...he's so cute!

Caroline said...

Absolutely darling, I just want to squeeze her!!!!

Denise Marie said...

Cuteness!! I'm showing your kitchie towel. You were right. I would NOT be able to ever use the towel so I shared it and gave you credit. lol

You are amazingly talented and an inspiration for keeping our hands busy. Texas Love, DeniseMarie

Cathy said...

Doris,
This lil' guy is sooo cute, as is your Pumpkin Pooch giveaway.
I wanted to tell you here that I love your crocheting - so amazing and creative. I'm not entering this giveaway because I don't want to chance ruining it for someone else:)
Have a great week!!
Hugz,
Cathy♥♥