Thursday, March 22, 2012

Re-Release: K.I.S.S. - Silly Ole Bear



A Silly ole' Bear - K.I.S.S. Style and he is BACK!
There have been many requests for the easily customizable 'familiar' looking bear from the K.I.S.S. Series.  Finally, I have begun to rework the patterns as not to infringe upon any trademark characters. The K.I.S.S. Silly ole' Bear was the first to get his make-over.



The  K.I.S.S. Silly Ole Bear contains 9 pages of pattern instructions, with detail oriented photographs and instructions for both the 'new' version and colors/changes for the tribute item.



Those who already ordered the  K.I.S.S. Silly ole' Bear, you are not losing out!  You can contact me via eMail at fiberdoodles [at] gmail [dot] com with your original purchase date and email address, and I will gladly send you out this version of the pattern.  (NOTE: Aside from removal of the trademark colors of the popular character, there is no significant change from the original pattern.)




Order your copy of the K.I.S.S. Silly Ole Bear today and customize him for your little bear lover in your life.




Purchase KISS Series Silly Ole Bear on Etsy.com

** WARNING ** Young children, toddlers and infants should ALWAYS be supervised when playing with this toy. There may be small pieces that a child can dislodge and there is potential for ingestion or aspiration injuries. Check all toys periodically for breakage and potential hazards. Broken toys can develop small parts which may present the potential for ingestion or aspiration injuries. A toy that cannot be repaired should be thrown away immediately. Please remember to use a yarn which is safe, as young children are likely to put toy in their mouth.

Pattern:
 

Materials Used in Model:

Red Heart® Classic® WW 4-Ply Yarn in 0382 Country Blue, 0313 Aran, 0330 Linen, and 0365 Coffee
poly-fil fiberfill
Size US G/6-4.25mm crochet hook
Crochet Needle for sewing
Long Straight Pins for positioning



This pattern is written in English, using US Crochet Terms.
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6 comments:

Connie said...

This make me very happy, thank you!
Gotta finish wht I have on the hook but I can see these give to an organization that help troubled small people. There isn't a rule against that is there? Just want to do the right thing.

thank you,

til next time.

K4TT said...

Hi Connie,
I am glad you like the *new* version.
No, Disney has not given me any grief at all :) I was wrong to use the colors I did, plain and simple. People often say "bully" whatever; NO! When a someone creates, visualizes and markets an item - who am I to take their hard work and imagination? Who could ever thought that a little black mouse could become an industry as well as a household name?

I pride myself on creating original items - I do not need to steal/borrow from other's creativity to design.
I feel good about the KISS Bear, there was never a need to make him 'look' familiar; he looks absolutely adorable no matter what color scheme is used. The model, in these *new* colors, looks like a polar bear; and was sold, even before he was sewn together for the photo shoot.

Go Forth and Create said...

What does the K.I.S.S stand for?

K4TT said...

Hi Sara,
K.I.S.S. has many meanings to many people. When I was in Media Arts it was "Keep It Simple Stupid". However, my K.I.S.S. as it relates to my crochet works is "Keeping It Simple & Straightforward".
The K.I.S.S. Series was designed to be just that, Simple and Straightforward.

Anonymous said...

I can't find you on facebook anymore, are you considering updating it???
Connie

K4TT said...

Hi Connie,
I was never really on FaceBook (and twitter) - I set up sites, but truthfully, I never maintained it - just didn't have enough time to update the blog, Facebook, design and take care of the million other things on a daily basis. I recently asked the question, "which do you prefer?" and currently, it looks like the blog is the favorite. (Please let me know if you feel differently..)

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