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Little Charley Bear West End Christmas Show!
Little Charley Bear West End Christmas Show!

Little Charley Bear is heading to the bright lights of London’s West End this Christmas!

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‘Match and Play’ App Available NOW!
‘Match and Play’ App Available NOW!

The FREE Little Charley Bear app, 'Match and Play', is available to download NOW!

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5 ways to boost your child's imagination
5 ways to boost your child's imagination

'Let's pretend' games aren't just child's play!

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Little Charley Bear Knitting Pattern
Little Charley Bear Knitting Pattern

We've teamed up with Women's Weekly and Good to Know to bring you this cute Little Charley Bear knitting pattern. Guaranteed bear hugs for everyone!

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Little Charley Bear Knitting Pattern

Little Charley Bear Knitting Pattern

Little Charley Bear is an intermediate make and is knitted entirely in stocking stitch, with paw prints sewn or embroidered separately. The yarn is polyester.

Measurements

Height: 25cm/10in.

Materials

2 x 25g balls of Sirdar Snowflake Chunky in Teddy (634) and 1 ball in Rusk (635); small amount of DK in Black. Pair of 3mm (No. 11) and 4mm (No. 8) knitting needles; small amounts of washable toy stuffing; 2 small black buttons for eyes. Yarn costs about £2 per 25g ball. For yarn stockists, write to: Sirdar Spinning Ltd,Flanshaw Lane, Alverthorpe, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF2 9ND ( 01924 371501).

Tension

18 stitches and 24 rows, to 10 x 10cm, over stocking stitch, using 4mm needles.

Abbreviations

K, knit; p, purl; st, stitch; tog, together; inc, increase (by working twice into same st); dec, decrease (by taking 2 sts tog); ss, stocking st (k on right side and p on wrong side).

Note

Instructions in square brackets are worked as stated after 2nd bracket.

Download a PDF of the Little Charley Bear Knitting Pattern HERE