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it was soo cute i just had to do it
simple and it could also be for your cat :)

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  • How to make an octopus plushie. Yarn Octopus - Step 1
    Step 1

    cut off 36 strands of yarn (choose any colour)each measuring 3 times as long as ball is round. you will use theseb strands to cover the ball.

  • Step 2

    lay the strands of yarn on your work place so the ends are even. with a piece of yarn ,tie the strands together at the middle.

  • Step 3

    To begin the head and legs,place the ball on top of the knot.Arrange the strands of yarn around the ball.

  • How to make an octopus plushie. Yarn Octopus - Step 4
    Step 4

    use a piece of yarn to tie the strands in a bunch (click the picture to see how its done)

  • Step 5

    to make the legs ,divide the loose strands of yarn into 8 bunches .Braid each bunch ,you don't need to tie a knot at the beginninning or end of the braid.Tie the ends with a piece of a different colourd yarn.

  • Step 6

    ALRIGHTY YOUR ALL DONE JUST HAVE TO PUT GOOGLY EYE AND MAYBE TAKE A PERMANENT MARKER TO DRAW HIS SMILE

    (optional: sing UNDAAA THE SEA BY THE MOVIE little mermaid)

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chiisaichi
chiisaichi · Millersville, Maryland, US · 1 project
Im gonna try this! I don't have a rubber ball, but I think a ball of tin foil should work.
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Melissa D.
Melissa D. · 7 projects
my mom made one for me when i was about 6 years old :p i still like it <3
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Anke A.
Anke A. · Wernau, Baden-Württemberg, DE · 15 projects
Sweet! I bet it would look great as a mobilée with half a dozen of those cuties in various colors... Happy
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Melissa<3:]
Melissa<3:]
Lovee It<3
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*Witchy Rachie*
*Witchy Rachie* · Holon, IL · 70 projects
OMG, i used to make these when i was tiny!!!! thanks for the nostalgia. Happy
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Hdoddles
Hdoddles · 46 projects
lol we made this in the dabble tent at guide camp ! Its so fun to make thanks for posting it Happy
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Scarlet
Scarlet · Stafford, Virginia, US · 46 projects
Love this! So simple and creative-- thanks for sharing!

Methinks I'll be making a cthulhu like this sometime in the near future
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