Bentley Bear Pattern and A5 Instruction Booklet - 28cm when made
Pattern and A5 instruction booklet to make Bentley Bear - a 28cm button jointed rabbit.
These easy to follow, step by step, instructions with detailed photos take you through the process of making a cute, jointed Bentley Bear . Hand stitched or by machine the end result is a lovely, stylish bear
We have made her in felt and have had super results, but why not try faux fur, mohair, fabric... loads of possibilities!
The instructions are clear and thorough with lots of useful photos. We've included a pattern piece for every bit you need to cut out so no mistaking which way around to cut or missing any bits!
So, whether you are an experienced toy maker or just getting started, these instructions and the pattern will help you on your creative journey.
To make Bentley you will need:
80cm x 25cm of non pile/non directional fabric such as felt. (if using fur or pattern fabric you may need more)
20cm x 20cm cotton/contrast fabric (and interlining if needed) for inner ears, paw and foot pads.
2 x 15mm & 2 x 20mm buttons along with extra strong thread for jointing & eyes
8mm eyes (glass or safety)
Approx 1.2m black perle thread for nose
A long doll needle (about 12cm long, used to insert glass eyes)
Approx 80g polyfibre filling
You will also need a basic sewing kit, scissors, pen/pencil, sewing thread.