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School Colors Graduation Bears

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by Rainebo Designs

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Category Knitting
Type Toy
Sizing Children
Style Classic, Cute, Traditional, Casual, Whimsical
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What materials did you use? For Large Bear: #5-bulky wt. eyelash yarn (440 yds) OR #4-worsted wt. yarn (400 yds) For Small Bear: #5-bulky wt. Sensations Beautiful Yarn (210 yds) For Cap & Gown: #4-worsted wt. yarn (310 yds for large bear, 172 yds for small bear) For Honor Cord: #4-worsted wt. yarn (20 yds for large bear, 16 yds for small bear) Straight Knitting Needles: Size 4 (3.5mm) for bear, Size 6 (4mm) for cap & gown Double-Pointed Needles: Size 6 (4mm) for honor cord Toy Safety Eyes: 15mm (large bear), 12mm (small bear) 2 plastic canvas squares for cap: 5 1/2" (large bear), 4" (small bear) Small amounts of yarn for: nose, defining muzzle, tassel, cap embroidery Large-eyed blunt needle, straight pins, stitch markers (also unlocking markers), felt-tip permanent marker, and polyester fiberfill stuffing

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What are you most proud of? I never saw a knitted graduation bear, so I'm excited that I have created two!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Enjoy the creative process!

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Elaine, these are wonderful!!!!

04/14/2013 Flag

Thank you so much, Jean!

04/15/2013 Flag

EU countries may now purchase my patterns here: http://www.ravelry.com/designers/lorraine-pistorio

02/23/2016 Flag