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« on: February 26, 2008 09:42:14 PM »

Any good books on knit plushies or pattersn floating about? Easy is good, I am not the most adavnced knitter on the block!
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« Reply #1 on: February 27, 2008 04:35:05 PM »

You may just want to search Amazon. There are several there. They can always be returned if you do not like them.

Also try knittingpatterncentral.com under their toy or animal category. Free patterns. (unless the pattern has a "+" sign in front of it, than you need to register with that site to see the pattern but most you do not need to register.

Here is a cute, easy and fun pattern to try. I have made a couple of them out of just worsted weight acrylic yarn. You can also use a fuzzy yarn for the inside of the ears.

http://www.therapeutichomeschooling.org/stuffed_wool_bunny.htm

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« Reply #2 on: February 27, 2008 06:13:39 PM »

Here is another site that has some free knitting patterns.

http://bittersweetblog.wordpress.com/free-patterns/
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« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2008 05:23:47 AM »

My mum bought me a patons with 13 animals to knit for christmas and its pretty easy
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A monkey snd a scottie dog and a rabbbit and some tiny things too
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« Reply #4 on: February 28, 2008 08:13:56 PM »

what kind of toys.....well try these sites
http://www.joyfultoys.bravepages.com/knitting.html
http://www.jmwjewelry.com/toys/ and
http://home.alphalink.com.au/~woodsy/index2.htm hope that helps
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« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2008 02:43:08 PM »

I recently bought both of these & they are great!
    
Knitted Toys: 25 Fresh & Fabulous Designs by Zoe Mellor

Knitted and Felted Toys: 26 Easy-to-Knit Patterns for Adorable Toys    


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« Reply #6 on: March 02, 2008 06:04:13 PM »



Knitted and Felted Toys: 26 Easy-to-Knit Patterns for Adorable Toys    


What is the felt project ratio for the book? Since I don't use wool I cannot felt.
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« Reply #7 on: March 03, 2008 05:44:20 PM »

Thank you for those links angelwings!  Smiley
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