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Who Dares Steal a Tiger’s Vestments?

Several shoppers at the craft show asked if my teddy bear sweaters fit American Girl dolls.  They don’t, but the question got me wondering if the sweaters would fit any other type of doll. Today, my two original Cabbage Patch … Continue reading

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A Hot-Weather Pattern

Tiger-Teddy Tank Top Pant! Pant! Bengalina relaxes under a shade tree. Her rainbow cotton tank top helps her keep cool. Here’s how you make it: (Worked on size 8 needles with worsted-weight cotton yarn) Front: Cast on 42 stitches Work … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Hunt!

My grandma made the crocheted basket and the two plastic canvas eggs. Here’s the pattern for the sweater: Materials: eyelash yarn, vintage Caron Dazzle-aire yarn, and size 10 needles Cast on 30 stitches with eyelash yarn and dazzle held together … Continue reading

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Took Forever – But Fits Better

When I tried to make Bengalina a Christmas Sweater, the results were less than stellar. It looked cute in the front, but didn’t fit too well in back. It’s been two months now, and I think I finally worked out … Continue reading

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Christmas Tiger Sweater

Meet Bengalina She’s a standard 17 inch “teddy bear” animal from Animaland, a Build-a-Bear type company. I made her during a school event last year and thought it would be fun to design a few patterns for her. Here’s my … Continue reading

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