Gingerbread Man Hot Water Bottle Cover

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Gingerbread Man Hot Water Bottle Cover Pattern


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Knitting: Gingerbread Man Hot Water Bottle Cover
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details




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Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • stockinette stitch
  • embroidery
  • increase stitches
  • decrease stitches
  • place stitches on holder and pick them up later

Pattern Description:

An original PDF knitting pattern for a Gingerbread Man Hot Water Bottle Cover. The pattern is fun to make and is a great gift for friends or family!

The pattern is made to fit a standard sized 2 litre hot water bottle, and the finished dimensions are approximately 19 inches by 17 inches.

Please note the product offered is a PDF knitting pattern - not the finished product. The PDF will be available via instant download as soon as the payment clears.


5 stitches / 7 rows to an inch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 19 inches by 17 inches


  • size 7 (4.5mm) knitting needles
  • 300g chunky ginger yarn
  • 3 stitch holders (or spare yarn will do)
  • sewing needle
  • spare yarn in white, blue and red for the features
  • approx 7 inches Velcro for fastening

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Robin Chunky (Russet)

About Designer

About Designer

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I'm a London based knitting designer focusing on making fun and unique gift ideas, like animal hot water bottle covers, puppets and soft toys. It's early days with my company, but I really want to branch out and keep on going until I can escape from the tedium of the day job. So far I've had a great response and now it's just about fitting in more designing around the 9-5...

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