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I love to sew and I'm learning to crochet. Creating and embellishing clothing, toys and gifts is my idea of a fun time.
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Bears in a Bag

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(9) Name: 'Sewing : Bears in a Bag
Bears in a Bag
Bears in a Bag
Bears in a Bag
Bears in a Bag
Bears in a Bag

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • basic hand and machine sewing
  • very easy

Pattern Description:

Meet the Foresters.
They live in the forest you are about to create...
a river with fish and ducks, flowers and
edged with trees.
One side of the bag is day time, the other night,
When it's bedtime they get out their sleeping bags
The bag lays down and becomes their cave.

Mom and Pop are approximately 8" tall the cubs 5".
pattern includes appliques for the bag'
the bears, jumper like dresses ,vests,back packs and sleeping bags.
Lots of fun to make, hours of fun play time.

The bears are easy to make, machine stitched.
The rest can easily be stitched by hand or machine.

Hours of fun for the Stitcher and the Kids.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Bag 8" X 10.5"
  • Adult Bears approximately 8"
  • Cubs approximately 5"


  • Bag cover : 1/3 yard blue felt , sky and water. back packs. felt squares 2 green. 2 darker green, trees 1 each: red, brown, tan, gold for ducks, fish, sun, stars, flowers, clothing. 6 Rust or dark brown for sleeping bags pony beads for sleeping bags embroidery floss : light blue, green, red, gold 1/3 yd ribbon 1/8 " for backpack Large eye sewing needle for the embroidery floss
  • Bear fabric 1/3 yd. light brown cotton fabric stuffing... black ink fabric pen, 5 mm half ball eyes and small buttons (children under 3 years use felt or thread) Freezer paper or fabric marking pen.
  • paper Bag 8" X 10 1/2"

You Will Also Need:

  • polyester stuffing