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Cute and Creepy Crochet

I had a birthday recently, and received a book called “Kawaii Amigurumi” by Sayjai Thawornsupacharoen.  The cute (‘kawaii’ or かわいい in Japanese) creature below is based on one of the designs in the book.  I used the patterns for round heads to make the septic eye, and improvised the optic nerve.  The eye was requested by someone I can’t believe I’m related to.  She thought the eye was cute too.  Can’t see it myself <shudders>. I didn’t have quite the right colours, and I made the iris too big but she loves it anyway.