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After a school supply shopping trip that resulted in my buying several packs of tissues, I made a tissue case with a side opening that looks like a zombie (some think a monster) and I decided to make one with a top opening that matches. Kind of fun and if you would like one too, follow along. 

Grab some scrap worsted weight yarn and a H hook. Start with a foundation chain as long as your tissue plus 1, sc in the 2nd chain from hook and sc in each chain across, 2 sc in the end and sc even across the other side of the chain to the beginning stitch. 

Repeat this row once more then sc even around until as tall as your tissue. Switch to hair color and sc around two more rows. Voila. 

You can see the ridge in the back because I crochet in the round without joining. If you join at the last stitch and chain one to go up a row you will not have the obvious change in color like I do. 

Make 2 of each:

red or black (inner eye color). chain 2, 4 sc in 1st chain, finish off leave long tail for sewing. 

white (outer eye color), ch 2, 6 sc in 1st chain, 2 sc in each around, finish off with long tail.  Sew the eyes on. 

I couldn't figure out a mouth, I am looking for suggestions, please share with us your best ideas!

Thanks for reading, Kristina

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10/22/2013 01:55:53 pm

So cute and creative! I love mixing things up and the zombie look definitely achieves that!

Thanks so much for sharing on Turn It Up Tuesdays! We love having you! :)

10/24/2013 04:30:21 am

It's the perfect size for those travel tissues. Great idea! Thank you for sharing this idea at Frugal Crafty Home Blog Hop!

10/24/2013 10:44:18 am

Cute, cute! Kids would love these. Thanks for sharing them with SYC.

10/28/2013 03:12:54 am

These are to cute! Thanks for sharing over at Mommy on Demand, hope you come back tomorrow and link up!

10/29/2013 05:16:34 am

That looks like a cute and easy project---thanks for sharing at Make Bake Create!


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