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Barney the Bear

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Barney the Bear
Barney the Bear

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • chain
  • single crochet
  • sc2tog
  • sc3tog
  • slip stitch
  • magic ring
  • crocheting in the round

Pattern Description:

Barney is a bear who loves cuddles. He is a big fan of reading and his favourite thing is being snuggled up with a friend and a book.

The pattern includes photographs to help with the making up of the bear.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • The finished bear measures 12" when standing up and 8 1/2" when sitting down.


  • Light Worsted (DK) 100% Acrylic yarn in Brown - 100g ball
  • Light Worsted (DK) 100% Acrylic yarn in Light Brown - 25g ball will be plenty
  • Light Worsted (DK) 100% Acrylic yarn in Black - small amount for embroidering the face
  • 3.5mm (E/4) crochet hook
  • stuffing

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch marker
  • darning needle
  • pins
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About the designer

Hi I'm Christina and I live in England. I have always loved crafting since I was a little girl and was determined that one day I would learn to crochet. I picked up a book and learnt when I was 24 ...

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