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Woodland Animal Knitting Patterns

by | Jan 3, 2018 | Featured

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These patterns are not my designs but links to other designers who have generously shared their patterns. If you have questions about how to knit a specific pattern, please contact the designer directly.

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Free Knitting Patterns

Free Knitting Pattern for Autumn Harvest Knit Pillow

Autumn Harvest Knit Pillow

Fair-isle pillow cover with a squirrel and acorn design. 20″ square. Designed by Patons

Free Knitting Pattern for Willa's Hat

Willa’s Hat

Fair-isle hat knitted in the round with a squirrel and acorn design. Designed by Elizabeth Greenfield for The Craft Lizard

Free knitting pattern for Squirrel toy

Knit One, Squirrel Two

Sara Elizabeth Kellner’s 7 inch tall squirrel is knit in the round. The tail is made of the same yarn as the body.

Free knitting pattern for beaver toy softie

Liam’s Beaver

Sara Elizabeth Kellner’s 6 inch tall beaver is knit in the round. The tail is knit in linen stitch to make it more sturdy.

Free knitting pattern for Skunk Baby toy softie

Skunk Baby

Sara Elizabeth Kellner’s 6 inch skunk is knit the round with white strips knit flat and added later. The tail is made of the same yarn as the body.

Free knitting pattern for Forest Folk Cup Cozies and more wild animal knitting patterns

Forest Folk Cup Cozies

Alexandra Davidoff designed these trio of animal cozies embroidered with duplicate stitch.

Patterns for Purchase

Knitting patterns for raccoon, badger, fox Backyard Bandits and more wild animals knitting patterns

Backyard Bandits

The Badger and Raccoon are 27 cm (11”) tall, and the Fox is 30 cm (12”) tall.

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Terry Matz

meTerry is a knitting late-bloomer, learning to knit as an adult from Internet tutorials, because she wanted a craft that was useful, fun, and portable. Knitting hats for cancer patients inspired her to design her own patterns—available for free at her blog, Terry met her husband Ken at a science fiction convention and moved to the Kansas City area to be with him more than 30 years ago. Terry supports her yarn stash by creating websites and other digital media. Terry firmly believes in Knitting in Public—it's a great conversation starter!

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