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Pattern Requests
Looking for Gonk pattern
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Mar 13, 2012 14:24:58   #
M2SMRTFORU
 
Looking for Simplicity Gonk Pattern #6807 from 1966. It is for stuffed toys. Have made so many wore out the pattern and would love to find a copy. Please let me know if you have one.

Thank you
 
Mar 13, 2012 14:57:26   #
mirl56 (a regular here)
 
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/search#sort=best&query=gonk
found these, they are all for-sale patterns; at least the 1st one is based on the 60's toy.
Mar 13, 2012 17:20:23   #
M2SMRTFORU
 
Thanks so much for your extra speedy response. They are close to what I had in mind. If I can't find the exact thing I'll see if I can adapt one of these. Again thanks.
Mar 14, 2012 12:38:45   #
skefree
 
I found a copy of the pattern that you are looking for at:

http://www.etsy.com/listing/93067547/vintage-simplicity-6807-pattern
Mar 14, 2012 23:29:17   #
M2SMRTFORU
 
They only had the one pattern. It is for one of the church ladies that is always making and donating and this will be wonderful for me to be able to give her. I can't thank you enough for your locating it for me. TUTUTUTU!!!!!

Laura
Mar 15, 2012 12:31:18   #
skefree
 
Glad to be of help. I actually have several Gonks from my childhood so I knew exactly what you were talking about when I saw your post :-)

One thing my mother did when sewing & I also have done is to make a copy of the pattern by tracing it on Pattern Tracing Interfacing type material. It is far more durable than the tissue the pattern is printed on & should work for many Gonks! If she eventually wears out the traced pattern, she would still have the original to make another.
 
Mar 15, 2012 14:26:57   #
M2SMRTFORU
 
Thanks and I will mention that to her. Thanks again. You are wonderful.
 
          
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