Bowling Bunnies Skittles Game by Heather C Gibbs | Keep Calm and Crochet On UK Blog

Bowling Bunnies Skittles Game

March 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
4 stitches and 5 rows = 1 inch
in 4 dc/sc = 2.5cm / 1 inch
4.0 mm (G)
Each bunny measures 16.5 cm / 6.5 inches high
both US and UK
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The perfect indoor family game for a rainy day to add a bit of a rainbow to your life. This fun game supports hand eye coordination, colour recognition, dexterity, mental stimulus and turn taking. It’s a game that all the family can enjoy!

This is an easy pattern suitable for beginners looking to learn some new crochet techniques. The majority of the pattern is worked without joining; placing a stitch marker in the top of the first stitch to mark start of round.

Pattern is written in UK and US terms and includes explanations of all stitches and abbreviations.


You can use either 8 ply (double knit) / Yarn weight #3 or 10 ply (Aran / Worsted) / Yarn weight #4 for this pattern.

You will need at least 20g (33 yards / 30 metres) of yarn for each bunny and 30g (99 yards / 90 metres) of yarn in either rust or orange coloured yarn with scraps of white and black for the fox ball.

Hook: 4mm (US size G)

You will also need:

  • 20 x 9mm safety eyes (optional add extra 2 eyes for Mr. Fox)
  • Polyester toy stuffing
  • Yarn needle
  • Black Embroidery thread Beans for bunnies (optional)

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