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I learned to knit the worst way there is - from a book! And not even a good book, a really crappy one (Knitting for Dummies)! For some reason I stuck with it, and now I'm thoroughly ...

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Button Bunnies

from Handmade by Stefanie
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Button Bunnies
Button Bunnies
Button Bunnies
Button Bunnies
Button Bunnies
Button Bunnies

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knitting in the round, increasing & decreasing

Pattern Description:

This trio of chubby bunnies knit up fast - they’re perfect for gift-giving and general cuteness! You can knit one each of all three sizes of Button Bunnies using 1 skein of yarn, and you just need a small amount of a contrasting color for the pockets! Best of all, if you have some fun buttons lying around that don’t have a mate, this is the perfect project to use them up.

These bunnies will disarm you with their cuteness and steal your cotton candy….don’t say I didn’t warn you.


20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches in Stockinette Stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Bunnies stand approximately 3, (3.5, 5.5) inches tall excluding ears.


  • MC: 180-200 Yards worsted- weight yarn (I used The Wool Dispensary Greater Poison in Mabel Stark)
  • CC: Small amount (less than 50 yards) worsted-weight yarn (I used the Wool Dispensary Greater Poison in Georgia Building Castles)

You Will Also Need:

  • US #6 DPN's
  • Small amount of scrap yarn to embroider features
  • 3 pair safety eyes (7mm, 8mm or 9mm will do)
  • 3 buttons
  • Poly-fil stuffing

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