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TwoLeftNeedles 02-02-2006 07:13 PM

How would you make these?

I'm guessing you could do the body like the finger of a glove... but how would you get the legs in?

Jan in CA 02-02-2006 07:27 PM

Maybe you can find a similar pattern or something at one of these sites.

gardenmommy 02-03-2006 01:25 AM

$37.50 for a 6 inch momma pig and two piglets? :shock:

Personally, I'd like them better felted. But it does remind me a bit of the felted lamb pre-felted (see the Whatcha Knittin' forum).

This book says it has a pig in, but I don't see any pictures of it. Perhaps you can get it at the library?

Jenelle 02-03-2006 01:38 AM

Hm... Looks like they casted on the width of the legs, and when they got to the body they decreased and then increased for the next set of legs, then made a head. :thinking:

I think? :??

HeatherFeather 02-03-2006 08:51 AM

Or you could modify that darned cute Kitty that was on here a coupla days ago. You could use the same method for the legs....I'd sure try for that price!!!

TwoLeftNeedles 02-03-2006 10:33 AM

Thanks for all the suggestions! The link to amazon toy books got me looking around and I found a picture of a mighty similar pig on a Debbie Bliss pattern book

ONe of the reviewers said everything is knitted flat. So I guess I can toy with scraps of fabric until I get the shape that works then knit that.

Thanks again!

gardenmommy 02-03-2006 04:20 PM

Cute! I think I like the Debbie Bliss piggies better than those above! They have a little more detail in the snout.

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