Ruthie the Tiny Bear by Yvonne Williamson

Ruthie the Tiny Bear

March 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
4.0 mm (G)
45 - 90 yards (41 - 82 m)
This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

This is a free pattern.

I hope you enjoy making Ruthie the Tiny Bear! This darling little bear stands about 3.5 inches tall using worsted weight yarn. It has a special pattern included to create a sling or messenger bag so that you can add a special note! It also has a pattern for a scarf to keep her warm.

I have made mine working in the back loops only (BLO).


G crochet hook – or a hook size that will allow you to crochet a firm fabric without gaps

Sample made in worsted weight (Hobby Lobby Almond) - approx 50 to 80 yards total to complete this pattern. Messenger/Sling bag and scarf made with scrap yarn.

Tapestry Needle, Scissors, and Stitch marker

Craft eyes* (suggested 12 mm), or yarn to embroider eyes

Buttons* (for messenger bag) and needle and thread
Craft eyes/nose and buttons not recommended for children under 3


Skills needed:

Basic crochet skills
Slip Knot
Single Crochet
Double Crochet
Sewing on parts using yarn tails
Crocheting in the round (spiral)
Embroidering eyes (if you prefer)

This is a written pattern.

Enjoy your bear!



©knitwhy, 2016. Pattern may not be sold or redistributed without permission. Items made from this pattern may be sold, with credit to me as the designer. Thank you for respecting the copyright.