Bear In Bunny Clothes Crochet Pattern
MATERIALS: Size F and G hooks
worsted weight yarn: approx. l oz white (body, legs, arms,head cap)
small amounts of rose/pink (feet /hands)
bright orange/green (carrot), black (nose/mouth)
beige/brown (bear head)
craft eyes (secured from behind
fiberfill; yarn needle
Note: You can use F hook and sport weight for a smaller bear.
SIZE: About 9" tall (sitting)
Starting at nose with, F hook, using beige or brown, ch 3, join to form ring.
Rnd 1: 6 sc in ring, do not join. Place marker for beg. of rounds.
Rnd 2: 2 sc around. (12 sc)
Rnd 3: Sc, inc next sc, around. (18 sc)
Rnd 4-7: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 8: Inc 10 sc around, evenly spaced.
Rnd 9: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 10: Leaving 7 center bottom sc without incs, increase 12 sc evenly spaced on sides and top of head.
Rnd 11-12: Sc around. Attach craft eyes, embroider nose and mouth.
Rnd 13: Sc to sc adjacent of eye and have 5 sc between ears at top of head, working in front loop of sc, hdc, dc 2 dc, dc, hdc over next 5 scs, full sc over next 5 sc, hdc, dc 2 dc, dc, hdc over next 5 sc, sc to end.
Rnd 14: Sc to hdc, work sc in back half of 5 ear stitches, sc to next hdc and work sc in back half of 2nd ear stitches, sc to end.
Rnd 15-17: Sc around.
Rnd 18: Sc in next 2 sc, dec, repeat around. Stuff head snugly.
Repeat rnd 18 until 4-6 sc remain. Leaving long end for weaving, cut yarn. Add stuffing if needed and weave opening closed.
Attach yarn in sc before hdc of ear and work slip stitch in each of 5 ear stitches, end off and pull yarn ends to insideof head. Repeat for 2nd ear.
With G hook, starting at neck with white, ch 2, join with sl st to form ring.
Rnd 1: Work 5 sc in ring. Do not join. Place marker (back of body).
Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around. (l0 sc)
Rnd 3: Sc in next sc, inc, repeat around. (15 sc)
Rnd 4-6: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 7: Sc around, inc 8 sc evenly spaced. (23 sc)
Rnd 8: Sc around inc 7 sc evenly spaced. (30 sc)
Rnd 9-16: Sc around. Firmly stuff body and continue to add stuffing as needed.
Rnd 17: Sc next 2 sc, dec, around and continue until 6 stitches remain. Cut yarn leaving long end for weaving opening closed. Close opening.
LEGS: (Make 2)
With G hook, ch 3 with rose/pink, join to form ring.
Rnd 1: 6 sc in ring, do not join.
Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around. (12 sc)
Rnd 3: Sc, inc next sc, around. (18 sc) Cut rose/pink, attach white.
Rnds 4-6: Sc around.
Rnd 7: 6 Sc, dec 3 times, 6 scs. (15 sc)
Rnds 8-18: Sc around.
Cut yarn leaving long end for closing and attaching leg to body. Stuff foot and bottom half snugly and rest lightly leaving last 1" unstuffed.
ARMS: (Make 2)
Rnd 1: With G hook, and rose/pink, ch 3, join to form ring. 6 sc in ring, do not join.
Rnd 2: Cut rose/pink, attach white, 2 sc in each sc around. (12 sc) Cut rose/pink, attach white.
Rnds 3-15: Sc around. Cut yarn leaving long strand for sewing arms to body. Stuff lightly to within 1" of top.
Sew head to top of body, tilting slightly. Sew arms to base of body. Sew legs to body close to front so bear will sit. Make a pom pom, winding yarm 50-60 times around 3" card, tie in middle with long ends for attaching to body. Trim to round pom pom. Set bear and mark middle back of bottom and tie pom pom to bottom. Weave ends.
EARS: (Make 4: 2 rose pink, 2 white)
Rnd l: (right side faces you as you work) With size G hook, chain 8. Dc in 3rd ch from hook and next ch, hdc in next 3 chs, 3 sc in last ch. Working around opposite side of starting ch, hdc next 3 chs, dc in next ch, 2 dc in last ch. Finish off. Place one rose/pink ear piece in front of white ear with wrong side of rose/pink ear twoard right side of white ear. Working through both pieces tog, with right side rose/pink facing you, join white with sl st to first dc at bottom of ear, ch l. Sc in same dc as joining and next five sts, sc/dc/sc in next st, sc in next 7 sts down other side of ear, 5 sc evenly spaced across bottom of ear, join beg sc. Finish off leaving 6" end for sewing ear to cap.
Curve bottom of ears in half circle with rose/pink facing front. Keeping shape, sew bottom of ear to rnds 4 and 5 at top of Head Cap on bear head being careful not to sew through cap into head of bear Cap can be removed.
CAP: Starting at center of crown with white and Size G hook, ch 3. Join to to form ring, ch l.
Rnd l: (right side) work 6 sc in ring, join to beg sc. (6 sc) Ch l, do not turn.
Rnd 2: 2 sc around. (12 sc)
Rnd 3: Work 2 sc in same sc as joining, *sc in nex sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around to last sc, sc in last sc, join. (18 sc) Ch l, do not turn.
Rnd 4: 2 sc in same sc as joining, *sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc, rep. from * around, join. (27 sc) Ch l, do not turn.
Rnds 5-11: Sc in same sc as joining and each sc around, join. (27 sc) Ch l, do not turn.
Rnd 12: Sc in same sc as joining and next 10 sc, sl st in next 3 sc, dc dec over next 2 dc (top front of cap), sl st next 3 sc, sc in last 9 sc, join. Finish off. Chain 30 with rose/pink, count down 6 sc from front point of cap, sc to within 6 sc on other side of cap, ch 30, finish off.
CARROT: With orange, G hook, ch 2 , 6 sc in 2nd sc from hook, do not join. Place marker for beg. of rounds.
Rnd 1: 2 sc in each sc around. (12 sc)
Rnd 2: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) around. (18 sc)
Rnd 3: Dec, sc around. (17 sc)
Rnd 4: Sc around.
Rnd 5: Sc next 7 sc, dec, sc in each sc around. (16 sc)
Rnd 6: Sc in each sc around.
Rnds 7-26: Continue to dec one stitch every other rnd, changing position of dec to prevent them from being in same place and stuffing lightly while working rows. At the end of Rnd 26, sl st in next sc, finish off leaving end for sewing. (6 sc) Weave closed, gathering tightly to secure.
LEAVES: Join bright green with slip st at top of carrot, (Ch 30, slip st in stitch), 3 times, finish off, weave end.