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CateKnits
03-13-2006, 01:37 AM
I'm giving this one away, but I wrote down everything I did so I can make one for myself later. I know he's not perfect...his hair is INSANE and his arms stick out. But I think he's good enough to give away. My roommate says he's adorable, and she even hates Nietzche. :roflhard:
I started it Saturday around 7 in the evening and finished about ten minutes after midnight Monday morning. The hair took me four sittings and about three hours!

The Mod Squad was here - Photo Resized

knit-a-holic
03-13-2006, 01:51 AM
He's cute! :D Looks like it would be alot of work!! I like it! Great job! :thumbsup:

Amber
03-13-2006, 02:10 AM
Cute -- I love the hair!

quirky
03-13-2006, 07:57 AM
He looks like my Highschool social studies teacher lol

I love it!

butterflymama
03-13-2006, 10:13 AM
He is hysterical with that hair! I love him! Such personality!!!

Quietheart
03-13-2006, 10:45 AM
How'd you do the hair?

Kath

Tammy6071
03-13-2006, 12:45 PM
They are adorable, what fun!!

CateKnits
03-13-2006, 01:20 PM
Thanks, everyone!

For the hair, I threaded a strand of brown on a yarn needle, stuck it through a stitch in the head so it would hang out both sides, and tied it once in the middle. Repeat 46354537453 times and then give him a haircut! :D

Jan in CA
03-13-2006, 02:11 PM
He is hilarious! I love it! Who are you giving him to...your philosophy teacher?

VictoiseC
03-13-2006, 02:21 PM
Oh he is just so cute! What a great idea.

You could hang a little sign on him with one of Niet...sche niet oh forget it
with one of his 'sayings' on it! :D

feministmama
03-13-2006, 03:04 PM
That is too cool! Please write up a pattern for him. I would :heart: it!! Hey even better, why not submit it to Knitty!!!!!

TwoLeftNeedles
03-13-2006, 03:11 PM
Repeat with grey hair for Einstein! Love it!

CateKnits
03-13-2006, 05:01 PM
Jan - I gave it to my philosophy professor from last quarter. She was thrilled with it. She says she's going to find him a throne. She said she went around trying to show it to everyone, but no one was around. I suppose that happens on the first day of classes.

FeministMama - I have the pattern written in a notebook. It needs to be cleaned up a bit before I post it anywhere - my shorthand is quirky. :roflhard: I didn't think it was quite Knitty (or any other publication, for that matter!) standard, but I am planning to stick it in on the Patterns forum here, and on my website if I ever get it up.

Danielle
03-13-2006, 05:11 PM
Cute! :thumbsup:

Shandeh
03-13-2006, 07:02 PM
It's the Chef Boyardee Man!

IrishBaby
03-13-2006, 07:19 PM
Oh my goodness -- how great is he?

marley
03-14-2006, 08:25 PM
Grey hair and you've got Einstein

HamaLee
03-14-2006, 11:15 PM
That's hilarious, I love it!

Lana
03-15-2006, 10:22 AM
I love it!
I love it!!
I love it!!!

I think that years from now, you might wish you kept your very first one.

CateKnits
03-15-2006, 10:33 AM
True...but I'll make another one! I was afraid I would lose the desire to make another.

knitterma
03-15-2006, 10:29 PM
He's great!

I'd make something similar for my philosophy prof, but he seems to be pondering "What IS an evil, evil professor?"

ecb
03-16-2006, 12:03 AM
Yet another Mad DO :shock: ll Artist (and I DO mean Artist)
I LO :heart: VE it

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:rofling:

nanonette
03-18-2006, 10:30 PM
Isn't he cute?!!! :thumbsup: