Billy the Bilby

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Billy the Bilby Pattern

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Knitting: Billy the Bilby
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Toy

Item:

Animal

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Suitable for confident begginer

Pattern Description:

Billy Bilby, is a native Australian animal on the endangered species list and being adopted by Australians as their own Easter Bunny.
My Billy Bilby stands 12 inches high to the top of his ears, is knitted flat on 3mm needle using DK yarns.
Materials needed

DK or equivalent yarns in the following colours
Light grey
Denim blue
Red
Scrap of pink (for tip of nose)
Scrap of black (for mouth, tail and claws)
Scrap of white (for tail)
3mm needles used throughout
Spare needle for holding stitches not being worked
2 x 10mm black buttons
2 x 10mm red buttons
2 x plastic drinking straws
Fibrefill

Gauge:

Not really important but for guidance I knitted at 7st and 11 rows to the inch

Materials:

  • Please see main description

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About Designer

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I am an independent designer of knitted toys. I have been designing since 2009.
I love to design the unusual, fantasy creatures and long forgotten children's toys are also a favourite.
I have spent a lifetime of crafting, from painting and sketching through to running my own ceramic studio, I am never without a project of some kind or another on the go - and quite often more than a couple at ...

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