Photos --teddy and blanket

oilpainterOctober 2, 2009

The teddies and blankets I knit for my twin grandsons

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
msmeow

Awwww....very cute! You did a great job!

Donna

    Bookmark   October 2, 2009 at 10:34AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
justlinda

S-W-E-E-T

They look so adorable and huggable.

    Bookmark   October 2, 2009 at 11:47AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
socks

I'd love to make those! You did a great job; the faces are so cute. What pattern and yarn did you use? I like that fuzzy yarn.

How will the boys tell them apart?

    Bookmark   October 4, 2009 at 12:04PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
oilpainter

Socks12345

I got the pattern off of the web. Where I don't know. I found the increases and decreases for the face hard to understand so I figured a way to do it and kept a copy on file.

It is knit on 4 needles. Basically you knit 2 tubes for the legs and join the stitches, half fron each leg and then the other halves for the body, decrease for the neck, knit the head and end straight. Then you go back and sew down diagonally for the ears and embroider the face. I used satin stitch for the nose, chain stitch for the mouth and lazy daizy stitch for the eyes. I stuffed it with quilt batting I had so they are completely washable.

One ended up with a slightly crocked mouth so they weren't hard to tell apart--not that the boys minded. They never said this is mine and that's yours, whichever one was close at hand was theirs

If you want the pattern---enable e-mails on your profile and I'll send it to you

    Bookmark   October 4, 2009 at 3:39PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Teddy Bear Afghan
The picture of this isstill in the gallery. It is just...
minnie_tx
Searching for Columbia Minerva Christmas Stocking pattern
I am looking for a Columbia Minerva Santa Claus Christmas...
lmush
Shoulder Sling Purse
Hi Would anyone happen to have this pattern to share?...
dollydolots
looking for Annies Attic Dainty Dress Up Pattern
Does anyone out there have or know where I can get...
nursemom
Crochet Owl Fingerless Gloves
If you have some left over yarn you can easily to make...
jane_green
Sponsored Products
Three Squares a Day Shelf
$699.99 | Dot & Bo
St. Louis Cardinals 'Home Field Advantage' Woven Throw
$24.99 | zulily
Cashmere Bunny Personalized Cashmere Bunny All Star Boy's Gift Wagon with Option
$108.99 | Hayneedle
Little Bedding by NoJo 3 Little Monkey Girl Crib Set - 7374660
$119.99 | Hayneedle
Full/Queen Blanket 90" x 90" - PINK
$220.00 | Horchow
Monarch Specialties 3824 3 Drawer Bombay Chest in Gold
Beyond Stores
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™