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Type of item: Toy
Style: Cute, Whimsical
This pattern is easy to follow but requires basic knitting knowledge. You should be familiar with: ♥ Casting on stitches ♥ purl ♥ knit ♥ stockinet stitch ♥ increasing kfb and m1 ♥ decreasing k2tog ♥ Casting off ♥ mattress or invisible stitch ♥ button jointing (Optional) limbs can be joined using invisible stitch ♥ Materials needed to complete this pattern ♥ Patons Classic Wool yarn ♥ Polyfil stuffing ♥ A pair of plastic safety lock eyes 6mm ♥ Embroidering floss ♥ Long doll needle and yarn needle ♥ Four medium size buttons to joint arms and legs ♥ #7 4.5mm Knitting needles
What was your inspiration?
My Grandfather's nick name was Teddy and I just love teddy bears.
What are you most proud of?
Adding the happy smiling face makes me so happy! I love it!
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Make sure not to over stuff your bear. When adding your stuffing to give more features. Tuck small amounts of stuffing along the side of the face and above the eyes. This will help form cheeks and a forehead.