Lil' Bear

from Huggable Bears

Lil' Bear Pattern


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Knitting: Lil' Bear
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details







Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cast on/off
  • Knit/purl
  • Increase, knitting into the front and back of the same stitch
  • Decrease, purling 2 stitches together
  • Sewing and assembly

Pattern Description:

This is Lil' Bear who sits at just 6 inches/16cm. He is knitted using eyelash/furry yarn, knitted on straight needles, flat, sewn up and assembled.

I wanted a quick knit that used up a lot of the odd balls of eyelash yarn I have in my stash. This Lil' Bear takes just 75 grams/130 yards-110 meters eyelash yarn. He would make a lovely Christmas present for young and old friends.

This is an instant pdf download for the knitting pattern only. The pattern includes a step by step guide full of photos to help you put your bear together.




  • 75 grams/130 yards-110 meters eyelash yarn (A)
  • 25 grams/50 yards-40 meters Double knit/lightweight worsted yarn (B)
  • 3.25mm/3US straight knitting needles

You Will Also Need:

  • Toy Stuffing
  • 10mm safety eyes
  • 12mm safety nose
  • Embroidery Thread

Suggested yarn:

130 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Stylecraft Eskimo/Ice Eyelash/Sirdar Funky Fur



About Designer

About Designer

Gypsycream on
Huggable Bears
by Gypsycream
Leicestershire, England
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I learnt the art of knitting when I was about 5 years old. Even at that age I was never happy to follow a pattern, always wanting to try something different.

After a shoulder injury I found I couldn't knit anything heavy and out of sheer boredom I found myself knitting a bear. I didn't like the finished bear and thought I could do better myself so after a lot of frustrating frogging Huggable ...

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