Yoshi – My Sunday Photo – 03/06/17

Hello readers. Part of what I love about my crochet is the range of different things people ask me to make for them.

This input means I never find crocheting boring as I am always creating new patterns.

A few months ago a lovely Twitter friend asked me to make her Yoshi from the Mario games. This is what I came up with.

I think he is possibly the cutest thing I have designed to date and I am now working on making Mario, Luigi and Princess Daisy to go with him.

Are you a fan of Mario and his gang? What other characters so you think I should try to make?

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  1. Louise (Little Hearts, Big Love)

    June 4, 2017 at 12:14 am

    Oh I love your Yoshi – so adorable 🙂

  2. Verily Victoria Vocalises

    June 4, 2017 at 12:15 am

    This is absolutely fantastic! You are one talented lady. Look forward to seeing your others.

    1. hooks_and_dragons

      June 4, 2017 at 6:07 am

      I look forward to sharing pics of the others xx

  3. Fiona Cambouropoulos

    June 4, 2017 at 12:16 am

    How cute is that? You are very clever, I wouldn’t know where to begin

    1. hooks_and_dragons

      June 4, 2017 at 12:24 am

      He is very cute. Looking forward to showing off Mario and Luigi soon

  4. Notmyyearoff

    June 4, 2017 at 12:38 am

    Thats such a cute Yoshi. I love him from playing Super Mario many years ago 🙂

    1. hooks_and_dragons

      June 4, 2017 at 6:08 am

      I love Mario carts even though I was rubbish at it x

  5. Debbie Roberts

    June 4, 2017 at 5:47 am

    Hi Tracey, you are one clever lady! I love Yoshi, he’s a work of art. I reckon the mushrooms would look cute crocheted too.

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    1. hooks_and_dragons

      June 4, 2017 at 5:57 am

      Oh yes, I need to make some of those little mushroom dudes too 😊

  6. Sharon powell

    June 4, 2017 at 6:45 am

    That’s fab! Do you make just for family and friends? Or everyone? #MySundayPhoto

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    1. hooks_and_dragons

      June 4, 2017 at 10:05 am

      Hi Sharon, I make them for anybody 😊 x

  7. relentlesslypurple

    June 4, 2017 at 8:26 am

    OHHHHH I love Yoshi soooooo much! I do a yoshiiiii voice for the girls haha #mysundayphoto

    1. hooks_and_dragons

      June 4, 2017 at 10:06 am

      Does Yoshi have a voice??

  8. Afra

    June 4, 2017 at 8:27 am

    That’s so cool! Have you had a go at Toothless from How To Train Your Dragon?

  9. Anne

    June 4, 2017 at 8:32 am

    I’ve just shown your Yoshi to my kids and now they want me to make one!! Trouble is, I’ve only just re-started crochet after many years and I really don’t have the skill, and I’ve never even tried to make my own pattern, so I am green with envy at the moment…please show us your other characters, we’ve been fans here for so long. I think I could probably manage a mushroom or maybe a b-bomb 🙂

    1. hooks_and_dragons

      June 4, 2017 at 10:08 am

      Ah I am planning to write up my patterns for Mario, Luigi and Yoshi as blog posts over the next few weeks. Im also planning on doing one of those little mushroom dudes xx

  10. darren coleshill

    June 4, 2017 at 9:34 am

    He looks so cool, my girls went through a phase of loving Mario

    Thank you for linking up

    1. hooks_and_dragons

      June 4, 2017 at 10:09 am

      Yeah Mario Olympics was a fav with my kids

  11. Kim Carberry

    June 4, 2017 at 12:45 pm

    Aww! That is adorable. Well done x
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    1. hooks_and_dragons

      June 4, 2017 at 12:49 pm

      Thank you xxx

  12. Merlinda Little

    June 4, 2017 at 2:17 pm

    My son loves Yoshi! Your creation is so him! #mysundayphoto
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    1. hooks_and_dragons

      June 4, 2017 at 2:20 pm

      He is a bit special x

  13. Bear and Cardigan

    June 4, 2017 at 7:25 pm

    It is wonderful, you are so talented. I love him! #MySundayPhoto
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    1. hooks_and_dragons

      June 4, 2017 at 7:55 pm

      Thank you lovey xx

  14. hooks_and_dragons

    June 4, 2017 at 7:57 pm

    Oh no, but as I love dragons that would be an awesome one to try x

  15. Louise

    June 7, 2017 at 12:11 pm

    He is so cute!
    Think you should do a Princess Peach as well!

    1. hooks_and_dragons

      June 7, 2017 at 12:13 pm

      I have that one on my order books to do in the next few weeks 😊

  16. Martyn Kitney

    June 10, 2017 at 4:22 pm

    This is fricking awesome. Totally fab! And you won’t beat me this week! 😉 Look forward to seeing you tomorrow #mysundayphoto
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    1. hooks_and_dragons

      June 10, 2017 at 4:26 pm

      The race is on 😂😂

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