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Yarn Octopus

Posted by hotinarizona (My Page) on
Mon, Dec 18, 06 at 19:36

Does anyone remember how to make a yarn octopus? I used to make them when I was a kid but can't remember how.

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RE: Yarn Octopus

Thank you for jogging a fun memory!

Here's a link I found on how to make them...

I'm going to show my granddaughter how to do this. I think it'll be a fun project for her.

RE: Yarn Octopus

Oh Gosh yes!!! My sister and I made those in all colors. I remember using a snowball sized styro-foam ball and a skein of craft yarn. (regular yarn will also work) We used ribbon to tie off the legs, neck and topknot. Then I think we used buttons for eyes. They were fun and easy to make. This a craft that kids do easily do.

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