Baby in a Bear Onesie (with bib!) by Sweet Softies

Baby in a Bear Onesie (with bib!)

Crochet
May 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
3.25 mm (D)
One size
US
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This pattern is available for $8.99 USD
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The Baby’s Bear Onesie and accompanying doll pattern makes an adorable, little child in a removable bear outfit (“kigurumi”) and bib. This pattern can easily be customized to make a girl or boy by using different yarn colors, adding longer hair, or accessories. Add extra rows to the bear ears and you can make a bunny suit instead! All clothing / outfit items are removable for added-on play feature!

To make this baby (or toddler) doll, start by following instructions for the 6” Chibi Doll Base. Then, use this set of instructions for the following add-ons: crocheted bear suit, bib, and hair tutorial, as well as a hand-drawn anime style eyes tutorial.

(My doll is a baby Tobio Kageyama, from the anime Haikyuu!)

Two files are included in this purchase:

  1. 6” Chibi Doll Base Pattern (https://www.etsy.com/listing/293473895/6-chibi-doll-base-...)
  2. Baby’s Bear Onesie Pattern (18 pages, which includes his complete outfit (hooded bear onesie, bib), a tutorial on making hand-drawn anime style eyes, and a tutorial on adding crocheted hair.)

Both files have written crochet instructions (US terms) as well as photos to help the doll-making process.


Finished Measurements
Height: Doll is 6 in (15 cm) alone, but 7 in (17.8 cm) including bear suit

Level
Intermediate. Requires familiarity with stitches used (below), joining rounds, attaching yarn, changing colors, and sewing parts together.

Stitches/Terms Used
YO yarn over
MR magic ring
Ch chain
Sc single crochet (insert hook, yarn over, pull through, yarn over, pull through)
Dc double crochet (YO, insert hook, YO and pull up a loop, YO and pull through 2 loops on hook, YO and pull through 2 loops on hook)
Sl st slip stitch (insert hook, yarn over, pull through both loops)
Dec decrease (single crochet two stitches together)
Inc increase (two single crochet in same stitch)
Dc-inc double crochet increase (two double crochet in same stitch)

Materials
• Worsted medium weight (4) yarn in outfit colors (blue, white) and hair color (black)
• 3.25 mm crochet hook
• 4.25 mm crochet hook
• Scissors
• Yarn needle
• Small scrap of white felt (for ear details)
• Hot glue gun
• For Anime Eyes: white cloth, black waterproof marker, colored pencils, clear nail polish, and hot glue


This pattern is © 2016 Jasmin Wang (Sylemn’s Sweet Softies). For personal use only. You may not copy, alter, or sell this pattern in any way. You may sell finished items made with this pattern if you credit Sylemn’s Sweet Softies as the designer and link to my Etsy shop or Facebook page. No wholesale.

Thank you for looking!

~ Sylemn ~
Sweet Softies

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