Saturday, October 30, 2010

Introducing Clive the Chilly Giraffe

turquoise and teal knitted and crocheted giraffe with red and white scarf by Morrgan
turquoise and teal knitted and crocheted giraffe by Morrgan Bored of the heat and eager to see more exotic surroundings, Clive the giraffe left the savannah and traveled north to temperate forests. At first everything was just as he'd dreamed - plenty of trees to nibble on, pleasantly warm without being hot.

Then it got a bit colder. Then all the leaves fell down. And then it got absolutely freezing.

turquoise and teal knitted and crocheted giraffe by Morrgan So here's poor Clive enduring winter, so chilly that he's turned blue, trying to keep warm in his red scarf. Let's hope the scarf keeps him from getting a cold - with a neck that long, a sore throat would not be fun!


Clive is available as a pattern via Ravelry (or click here to buy now - no Ravelry account needed) and from my Etsy shop.

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3 comments:

Brenda (Prairie Daisy Handspun) said...

Clive is very cute! (Especially when he has his "arms" crossed.) :)

Nancy van den Boom said...

I agree with Brenda. The crossed arms make him look human and so strong minded!

Claire Gale said...

oh it's just not fair....wish i could knit like that. crochet and knitting just come easily to me, in fact they don't come at all!!!! one day i will try harder cos i just love these little knitted creatures. thanks for popping by :)

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