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Bunny Blanket Buddy
Lion Brand® Velvetspun
Pattern Number: 50722 This adorable cuddly bunny is a great baby gift!

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
17 in [43 cm] long, not including ears

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

580-156 Velvetspun Yarn: Pastel Green

Pale delicious green


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 11.98

Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 10.5 [6.5 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 4.95


Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 8 [5 mm]
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
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Additional Materials
Small amount black worsted weight yarn Small amount fiberfill stuffing
NOTES:
Cuddly toy is worked in one piece.

Gauge is not important for this project.

The Head should be worked tightly enough to hold the stuffing.


INSTRUCTIONS



BLANKET BUDDY
With larger needles, cast on 1 st.
Rows 1-6 Knit into front and back of first st, knit to end of row - 7 sts at end of row 6.
Rows 7-39 K 3, yo, knit to end of row - 40 sts at end of row 39.
Rows 40-41 Cast on 12 sts for Paws, knit to end of row - 64 sts.
Rows 42-47 Knit.
Rows 48-49 Bind off 12 sts, knit to end of row - 40 sts.
Rows 50-61 K 2, k2tog, yo, k2tog, knit to end of row - 28 sts.
Shape Head
Change to smaller needles.
Row 62 K2tog across row - 14 sts.
Row 63 Knit into front and back of each st across row - 28 sts.
Row 64 *P 1, sl 1, rep from * across row.
Rep Row 64 until Head measures 3 1/4in [9 cm].
Shape Ears
Row 1 P3tog, return st to left needle, cast on 17 sts, p3tog, p 15 - 16 sts on right needle, 25 sts on left needle.
Row 2 Turn and p 14, p2tog - 40 sts.
Row 3 Turn and p 16.
Row 4 Turn and p 12.
Row 5 Turn and p 14.
Row 6 Turn and p 16, p2tog - 39 sts.
Row 7 Turn and p 18.
Row 8 Turn and p 16, p2tog - 38 sts.
Row 9 Turn and bind off 18 sts, p 1, *sl 1, p 1; rep from * across row - 20 sts.
Turn and rep Rows 1-9 for 2nd Ear.

At end of 2nd Ear, 12 sts remain.

FINISHING
Cut a 10in [25.5 cm] length of yarn.

With large-eyed blunt needle, thread yarn through every other st on needle, then back through remaining sts.

Remove knitting needle and stuff Head.

Pull yarn tightly to close top of Head and secure.

Following diagram, embroider face using black yarn and straight sts.
Weave in ends.

Tie a knot in each Paw.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
ch(s) = chain(s)
p3tog = purl 3 together
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sl = slip
tog = together
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over


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