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Nanuk the Polar Bear Lovey

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Nanuk the Polar Bear Lovey
Nanuk the Polar Bear Lovey
Nanuk the Polar Bear Lovey
Nanuk the Polar Bear Lovey

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • dc/sc = UK double / US single crochet
  • dc2tog/sc2tog = double crochet 2 sts together / single crochet 2 sts together

Pattern Description:

'Nanuk' the Polar Bear lovey was completely designed with the yarn in mind to create the most snuggliest lovey ever. Although I made him in James Brett Flutterby, if that's not a yarn you can get hold of here are some alternatives that you could try:

Lion Brand Chenille Chunky Yarn Bernat
Pipsqueak Chunky Yarn
Sidar Snuggly Snowflake Chunky
All my patterns feature both UK and US stitch terminology


100g of chenille / chenille like super soft chunky yarn
(Yarn weight #5)

5g of pink double knit cotton
Scraps of black double knit cotton
(8ply / yarn weight #3)

Hook: 4 mm (US size G) & 5 mm (US size H)

You will also need:

Yarn needle
Stitch markers
Polyester toy stuffing

This pattern is (c) designed by Heather Gibbs 2014 and is for Personal use only, not for resale. However, you are welcome to donate, gift as well as sell any of your finished items (if you are an Individual Crafter). If you sell your work online, please credit the work as appropriate and link to my pages where you can:



6 dc/sc in chunky = 2 inches / 5.5 cm
4 dc/sc in DK cotton = 1 inch / 2.5 cm

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished lovey blanket measures = 15 x 15 inches / 38.5 cm x 38.5 cm


  • 4 mm (US size G)
  • 5 mm (US size H)

You Will Also Need:

  • Yarn needle
  • Stitch markers
  • Polyester toy stuffing

Suggested yarn:

200 yards of Chunky weight

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Hi there! I'm a happily married, full time working mum with one baby and a dog. With a hectic lifestyle the one thing that keeps me sane and calm is crocheting. If like me there are times when you ...

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