Who doesn’t love a brain-starved zombie? With its rotting bits hanging by a thread and all that?
Personally, I’m quite indifferent to walking corpses but my brother-in-law is not. And that’s why I crocheted him this zombie inspired mug warmer for his birthday a while ago.
There was no actual pattern that caught my fancy, so I made this one up. And because I hurried it the night before his birthday, I left off a lot more of the gory details I had in mind (like brain folds coming out of a mouth etc). Instead, I rushed it and stuck to a basic zombie with eyes only.
I started with a basic mug warmer in green. Separately, I crocheted a spherical eyeball and semi-circle eyelid in green.
The eyeball was attached with red and pink threads of wool, and left to dangle. The green eyelid was stitched in place and covered with a black scar.
And here it is: