Arthur the Bear

from Miss Daisy Dolls

Arthur the Bear Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Good knowledge of using your sewing machine
  • Cutting a pattern
  • Basic crochet chain stitch and single crochet to make the Bear's scarf

Pattern Description:

I just love tweed old styled jointed teddy bears, Arthur the Bear went through a variety of different pattern styles and shapes until I eventually arrived at the one here.

I love the idea of being able to recycle a favourite skirt or item of fabric into a cute and friendly softie. Adding the personal touch to your own memory bear.

Happy Crafting


Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished size: 14 1/2 " / 37cm tall


  • Materials:
  • A fat quarter of tweed fabric or cotton fabric (22" x 22" / 56cm x 56cm)
  • Cotton embroidery thread/floss
  • Polyester stuffing to fill the bear
  • Polyester machine thread to match the colour of fabric you have chosen
  • Contrasting sewing thread for tacking/basting
  • Crochet Scarf:
  • Double knit wool, colour to match/contrast the fabric you have chosen.

You Will Also Need:

  • Tools:
  • Printer and paper to print out your A4 pattern
  • Fabric & paper scissors also small scissors for trimming and snipping into joints
  • Pins
  • Measuring tape
  • Tailor chalk pencil or fabric marker
  • Sewing needle, embroidery needle with a large eye
  • Doll sculpting needle, (large doll making needle)
  • Sewing machine
  • Chopstick as tool for turning and stuffing the bear
  • Size 4 mm / G or 6 crochet hook

About Designer

About Designer

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Miss Daisy Dolls creates doll, craft & softie patterns, online tutorials and occasionally makes OOAK (one of a kind) dolls designed by me, Tina O Rourke.
I am a craft practitioner, writer and facilitator living on the west coast of Ireland.
My work covers the disciplines of pattern drafting and design using textiles, felt, hand & machine embroidery, crochet and graphic design.
I originally ...

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