Knitted Wild Animals: 15 Adorable, Easy-To-Knit Toys (Paperback)

15 Adorable, Easy-To-Knit Toys

By Sarah Keen

Watson-Guptill Publications, 9780823033188, 127pp.

Publication Date: October 12, 2010

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Description

Soft, cuddly, and totally wild
Stuffed toys are great projects for beginners, but when you've grown bored with dolls and bears what do you knit next? How about a tiger, a warthog, or a moose? KNITTED WILD ANIMALS has a menagerie of soft, squeezable wild animal designs to inspire your knitting wild side. All of the toys feature an irresistibly pear-shaped body, realistic colors, and lots of fun details--a soft, curly mane for the lion, trunk wrinkles for the elephant, and a banana snack for the monkey.
With a primer on knitting basics to chapters on embroidering and stuffing your super cute safari softie, even a beginner can knit these cushy, cuddly creatures.


About the Author

SARAH KEEN is an experienced knitter and an up-and-coming designer.


Praise For Knitted Wild Animals: 15 Adorable, Easy-To-Knit Toys

"Those who don't have pets might want to try knitting their own. Knitted Wild Animals, Sarah Keen's imaginative and charming knitting guide, shows how to create a menagerie of irresistable, cuddly creatures--lion, koala, giraffe, zebra, wart hog. This is something for those who have not only January hours to spare, but a demonstrated nimbleness of fingers." --New York Times

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