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Simple Storybook Dolls

This pattern includes the basic Storybook Doll template and detailed patterns to make three different storybook characters: Pippi Longstocking, Alice in Wonderland, and Peter Pan. Make any or all of these three, and then use the knowledge the pattern gives you as a jumping off point to make your dream doll. More info

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Piet the Walrus

A fun intermediate level knitting pattern for a cute and squishy walrus. More info

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Lasse the Whale

This sweet whale is an intermediate level pattern, knit flat and then sewn and stuffed. More info

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Halloween Knitting: Little Witch Knitting Pattern

The Little Witch Knitting Pattern is only a tiny bit more complicated than the Little Ghosts pattern. Both are perfect, quick and fun homemade halloween decoration. The Little Witch Knitting Pattern, updated, with improved formatting, is now available as a free PDF...

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Halloween Knitting: Free Ghost Pattern

It's nearly October (a favorite month of mine!) and in honor of the falling leaves and the sweater weather, I'm re-sharing one of my most popular patterns with you guys now as a free PDF download. The Little Ghosts It's no wonder this is the  most popular Yarn Birdy...

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Some Simple Storybook Dolls I’ve knit lately

Hi knitting friends, long time no talk! Knitting has been my refuge during this past year. That is really not an exaggeration. Have I mentioned my second baby just turned 1? Well, that birthday marks, among other things, the end of the most challenging year I've ever...

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Hi, I’m Alexis, founder of Yarn Birdy. I’m constantly creating toy knitting patterns to inspire creativity and awaken our love for the cute and the playful. I’m thrilled you’re visiting. Learn More about Alexis and Yarn Birdy


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