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I love to crochet and I have been doing it since I was a child. I love to make beautyful items from something as simple as a hook and a little yarn.

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Mr. Octopus

from ByKirsti
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Mr. Octopus
Mr. Octopus
Mr. Octopus
Mr. Octopus

Pattern Description:

I have used cotton that is suitable for a size 3 hook, but you can use any type of yarn and hook as long as they fit each other.
Using a size 3 hook with suitable yarn Mr. Octopus will be approximate 13cm (arms not included).

Why Mr. Octopus is great for newborns.
The structure of the arms on the octopus reminds newborns of the umbilical cord.
Here in Dk a lot of hospital wards for premature babies collect the octopuses to give to the premature babies because it calms them down and makes them feel safe when they hold on to the

The pattern contains:
Mr. Octopus
Pirat hat
Eye patch
Ordinary hat

I would love to see your finished Mr. Octopus so please share photos of your finished items!

Here comes the boring but necessary part:


Please respect my copyright.

Feel free to make as many items as you like from this pattern. However it has taken me a long time to design and test each of my patterns, and then translate them from Danish into English, so please don(tm)t copy, sell or distribute the pattern itself.

If you wish to sell the finished item, please include the following credit: Crochet pattern designed by Kirsti Testroote, www.ByKirsti.dk. This should be mentioned on any card or label supplied with the finished product. If you sell online you should include a link, to Ravelry were the pattern can be bought, along with your description.

Thanks again!

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