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Jessbreath
10-17-2008, 01:00 AM
I'm sorry. I'm new to forums so bare with me. Even after reading the how to things I can't do anything, haha! Once I figure out how to delete the other post I will. But here is Amelia hopefully! Thanks!

I got this lovely pattern from a great book by Sandra Polley called the Knitted Teddy Bear. It is the Catherine Bear pattern. It isn't challenging, just basic stockinette stitch with increases and decreases, it's just rather large!

Jan in CA
10-17-2008, 01:07 AM
Well dang! I thought you were a beginner based on your other post! He's gorgeous!

Jessbreath
10-17-2008, 01:14 AM
Aww, thanks! I'm pretty good at following patterns I guess. I taught myself how to do most things, so when it comes to stuff like "reading your stitches" I never really learned how to do that I guess.

evona
10-17-2008, 01:20 AM
That is so cute! So perfectly done too! :cheering:

ritaw
10-17-2008, 02:16 AM
She is perfect ! Nice work :)

Camila
10-17-2008, 07:09 AM
It's cute. Keep up the good work.

sue in canada
10-17-2008, 08:06 AM
She is very cute. Good work.

dustinac
10-17-2008, 10:33 AM
:inlove: aww what a cute bear and I love the name Amelia (it's part of my daughter's middle name)...Great job!!

MerigoldinWA
10-17-2008, 01:03 PM
She looks pretty challenging to me--all that shaping, and I hate putting all the parts together. You did a great job. Very nice bear!!

1to1
10-17-2008, 01:34 PM
Oh Amelia is beautiful! It makes me want to finish Oliver that just needs to be sewn together.

I had so many plans to make all the bears...then the realization that I don't like to sew hit me.

Snugglebugmom
10-17-2008, 01:42 PM
I love it, what a great bear!

GirlChris
10-17-2008, 02:51 PM
great job, it looks just perfect.

scout52
10-17-2008, 03:19 PM
Aww she is soooo cute!! great job!!

Jessbreath
10-17-2008, 04:00 PM
I made several bears before her and hated sewing them up until i learned about the mattress stitch! It's a magical stitch that gives you perfect seams and you don't have to sew on the wrong sides and flip you just sew the right sides. Although for the body and the head I used a sewing machine because I thought hand sewing her there would mostly likely be too messy. The machine helped it look nice and neat.

Slim
10-17-2008, 05:39 PM
Wow, what a beautiful teddy bear. I'd love to make one of those.

new_knitter
10-18-2008, 03:53 AM
Great job :cheering:

auntcrafty
10-18-2008, 12:10 PM
Wow! Love the bear!

thecatsmother
10-18-2008, 04:42 PM
Oh amelia is adorable and you did a great job.I love making dolls and teddys

JamOKnit
10-21-2008, 09:04 AM
So cute! I love how easy and quick bears are!

Tropicflower24
10-21-2008, 01:04 PM
Oh how cute!! Great job. :D

GinnyG
10-21-2008, 01:23 PM
GREAT job!! I'm off to find the book!

Dangles
10-22-2008, 02:18 AM
what a cute bear. keep up the good work

ArtLady1981
10-22-2008, 03:28 AM
I LOVE HER!!! :heart::heart::heart:

dmknits
10-30-2008, 06:55 PM
Cute bear! Great job. :thumbsup:

mks22300
10-30-2008, 07:19 PM
Very, very cute! :)

lulubell
10-30-2008, 10:49 PM
You have done a really good job on her, her face has such an innocent expression. I remember a knitted doll that my late Mum made for one of the grandchildren, it turned out looking more like a voodoo doll, Mum did not give it to any of the kids. She said they would have nightmares!

WandaT
10-31-2008, 06:12 AM
Gorgeous job!!