A Dorothea teddy bear Pattern Pack

A Dorothea teddy bear Pattern Pack

£10.00Price

Dorothea based on an original design by Christie Bears,

Pattern Pack consists of Pattern, black glass eyes and cotter pin joints.

38cm (15”) fully jointed collectors bear

£2 of each sale of this pattern pack will be donated to Dementia Care UK  - named in honour of the lady who taught me to sew & make my first teddy bear mant years ago.

 

Only 3 left in stock
  • Materials required to make

    Included in this pack:

    •    2 x 44mm cotter pin joints
    •    3  x 57mm cotter pin joints
    •    14mm Glass eyes

    In addition, the following items will be required:

    •    ¼  metre Mohair or fur fabric
    •    6” x 9” felt or ultrasuede for paw pads
    •    300 grams of polyester/cotton filling
    •    extra strong thread for eyes
    •    cotton perle for features

    You will also need:

    template sheet or tracing paper
    soft template pencil
    small sharp scissors
    cotter key or pliers
    7” doll needle

    Contact Katys Kwilts for your bear making supplies
     

  • Useful Bear making equipment

    Making Bears requires a few items that you may not find in a standard sewing kit so to help you get started I have put together a list of the items you will need.

    Bear Making basic tool kit -

    • Cotter pin key or pliers for fitting cotter pin joints 
    • Nut drivers or spanners for fitting nut & bolt joints
    • Sharp small scissors for cutting fur & threads
    • Long dolls needles for inserting eyes
    • Strong thread
    • Sewing thread
    • Hand sewing needles (curved needle can help in stitching ears)
    • Pencil
    • Template plastic or card are useful