Plus All Their Clothes and Accessories
Rachel Borello - All books by this author
Almost everybody has a happy memory of a beloved teddy bear from their childhood. Now readers can create a world of new memories for someone special with a handmade, gloriously detailed teddy bear. They can even create a collection of fun, mix-and-match “bear necessities” that will give each of their creations their own unique style and charm.
In Ten Adorable Teddy Bears to Knit, knitting enthusiasts will find:With patterns that are perfect for beginning and advanced knitters, readers will find everything they need to make beautiful, handcrafted teddy bears.
- 10 bears to handcraft from detailed patterns, with suggested yarn to use, needle size, finished measurements, and more
- A collection of 15 accessory patterns to knit for the bears that can be mixed-and-matched, including a hat, scarf, cardigan, and more
- Accessories such as a cable knit sweater and a seed stitch bear-sized backpack introduce new skills to beginners and more challenges to advanced knitters
- Tips and advice on core techniques for assembling and finishing the bears, including how to stuff the bear evenly, embroidering bear faces, embellishment techniques for clothes and accessories, how to seam pieces together for a natural look, and more
About The Author:
Rachel Borello is a knitting designer living on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. She has been designing knitted and crocheted toys for the past ten years and sells both toys and toy patterns through her business, Yarnigans, which is featured on Etsy and Ravelry.
Paperback w/flaps / 112 Pages / 7 1/8 x 9 / 2015