Knitted Teddies: Over 15 Patterns for Well-Dressed Bears (Paperback)
From miniature baby teddies to ones that resemble collector's items from the 1940s and '50s, learn to knit your own classic bear Knit your own well-dressed teddy bear With more than 15 gorgeous and varied patterns, there's something for every aficionado, from stylish bears with complete wardrobes to adorable, fully jointed bears. Easy-to-follow instructions and diagrams enable both experienced knitters and keen beginners to sew up, thread-joint, and make the perfect gift or heirloom. Dress your bear in jackets, vests, cardigans, dresses, dungarees, scarves, and hats. Build on the patterns to create variations, including "old" bears that look as if they've been loved and left in the attic, mascots, and all kinds of different characters. You and your loved ones will cherish every bear for years to come.
About the Author
Sandra Polley's designs have featured in craft magazines, such as The Knitter, Simply Knitting, and Woman's Weekly. She also runs a successful small business, Knits and Pieces, selling her patterns through yarn shops and companies throughout the UK. Sandra is the author of The Knitted Teddy Bear and Knitted Toys. She lives in Leicestershire, UK.