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Myrna Mouse
Girl mouse in a flowered dress by Julie Williams
Knitting
ME!
7 1/4 inch tall
Needles & yarn
US 0 - 2.0 mm
170 yards
Punta Yarns Merisock Hand Painted
443 yards in stash
0.3 skeins = 20.0 yards (18.3 meters), 30 grams
9955
Red-orange
The Knitting Garden in Coral Gables, Florida
madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light
422 yards in stash
0.1 skeins = 40.0 yards (36.6 meters)
Green
The Loopy Ewe
madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light
none left in stash
0.07 skeins = 30.0 yards (27.4 meters), 0 grams
Orange
Sheep Thrills in Lauderhill, Florida
June 30, 2015
madelinetosh Unicorn Tails
31 yards in stash
0.4 skeins = 20.8 yards (19.0 meters)
Green
Sheep Thrills in Lauderhill, Florida
madelinetosh Unicorn Tails
39 yards in stash
0.25 skeins = 13.0 yards (11.9 meters)
Gray
Sheep Thrills in Lauderhill, Florida
madelinetosh Unicorn Tails
31 yards in stash
0.4 skeins = 20.8 yards (19.0 meters)
Gray
Sheep Thrills in Lauderhill, Florida
madelinetosh Unicorn Tails
26 yards in stash
0.5 skeins = 26.0 yards (23.8 meters)
Natural/Undyed
Sheep Thrills in Lauderhill, Florida
Notes

Happy to say, I learned quite a few new-to-me techniques working on this. :)

Colors used:

  • Gray (Antler) for the body
  • Medium green (Jade) and natural (Antique Lace) for the shamrock dress
  • Lighter green (Grove) and natural for the hose
  • Dark gray (Dust Bowl) for the shoes, nose and mouth
  • Orange (Citrus) for the sweater
  • Rusty orange (Punta Merisock scrap) for the ears and tail.
  • Added a headband with a made up shamrock
  • French knots in orange thread for an accent color
  • Backdrop is a book called, “Living in Ireland”
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Finished
July 23 2015
July 28 2015
 
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  • Originally queued: June 28, 2015
  • Project created: July 28, 2015
  • Finished: July 28, 2015
  • Updated: September 14, 2015