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Valentine-Bear Cub

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Category Knitting
Type Toy
Sizing Other
Style Whimsical, Traditional, Cute, Classic, Holiday, Romantic, Casual
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What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Knit Valentine-Bear Cub & Sweater

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What materials did you use? For Bear With Contrasting Muzzle & Inner Ears #5-Bulky wt. white eyelash yarn: approx. 440 yds #4-worsted wt. red yarn: approx. 40 yds For Sweater #4-worsted wt. yarn: Color Red: approx. 170 yds (Sweater Back) Color White: small amount for duplicate stitch decorations (Fuzzy yarns are preferable for better coverage. I used TLC Baby Amore yarn) Knitting Needles: Size 4 (3.5mm) (For Bear) Size 6 (4.25mm) (For Sweater) Pair of 15mm toy safety eyes Black Yarn (small amount for nose & decoration accent) Large-Eyed Blunt Needle Long Straight Pins Polyester Fiberfill Stuffing Stitch Markers

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What are you most proud of? There is an innocence in the sweet face of this bear cub that spreads love to those around him.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Though eyelash yarn could be challenging to work with, the results are well worth the effort. Take your time. You're creating a piece of art here.

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Great way to send a Valentine's greeting to someone you love!

01/26/2013 Flag

How cute is this? I love him

01/26/2013 Flag

Thank you so much!

02/03/2013 Flag