Backpacking Bunny & White Rabbit

from Rian Anderson

Backpacking Bunny & White Rabbit Pattern


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Knitting: Backpacking Bunny & White Rabbit
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details







Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, increase, decrease
  • instructions for two good ways to cast off and other useful techniques given in the pattern

Pattern Description:

Bunny goes traveling with his backpack full of presents.
His taller friend keeps an eye on the time.

The pattern has instructions for two different heights of rabbits, a backpack and a waistcoat with a pocket for his watch.

The backpack can carry quite a large easter egg and a few little ones in the front pocket too.
It would also be a lovely way to give presents for a birthday or Christmas.

The white rabbit could be a hit with "Alice" fans.


20 sts, 27 rows to 10 cm (4 ") in stocking stitch on 4 mm (US 6) needles, using 8 ply/DK yarn

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 30cm/11.5"or 34 cms/13" tall


  • 100 - 120 gms 8 ply/ DK yarn
  • 24 mm "eyelash" safety eyes
  • small buttons for waistcoat and backpack
  • tiny toy watch and chain or metal button and metallic yarn
  • toy filling

You Will Also Need:

  • 1 pair 4 mm (US 6) needles

About Designer

About Designer

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by Rian Anderson
Sunshine Coast, Australia
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I learnt to knit when I was 4 and have been happily creating ever since.

I have a lot of fun designing patterns for sale - most are quirky things like dog tea cosies, dragon scarves and koala hats. I also make children's clothes, and things for adults too.
I hope you like them.

I published a book - "The Odd Ball Knit Book" on how to use up all your odd bits of stash to make fantastic ...

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