Adorable Knitted Animals: Cute Stuffed Toys to Knit the Japanese Way - Hiroko Ibuki
Sweet and soft animal friends made with popular Japanese knitting techniques.
This collection of 25 cuddly toy animals includes everything from favorite pets to zoo animals. Made with soft materials and adorable expressions, these sweet companions make the perfect gift for newborns, grandchildren and animal lovers alike. While some fit in the palm of your hand, the largest is the huggable size of 16 inches (40 cm).
The knitted animal projects in this book include:
- Beatrix the Rabbit
- William the Penguin
- Mimi the Japanese Dormouse
- Winston the Sloth
- Frannie the Doe
- Harry the Hedgehog
- And many more!
About the Author
Hiroko Ibuki is a designer, instructor and author of books and articles on knitting in her native Japan. She is active in television, on Ravelry.com and in print media. She has been exhibiting since 1993 in Tokyo, Kyoto and Shanghai. Known for elegant design and originality in her use of color, Ibuki has authored several books focusing on knitting for children.