I thought it was worth taking a week out to look at all the materials and tools I use when I’m making a bear, some of which you probably expect, and one or two of which might surprise you! Firstly, the materials: 1. Mohair – the main fabric used for the...
Poor TBB II is getting a complex after last week’s comments, and he’s only a piece of mohair right now! Anyway, picking up where we left off, we had the pattern marked out on the fabric. At this point I use Fray Check (I use Prym brand) between the...
I’m beginning to think I need to stop naming the bears I make, because they seem to quite often become ‘That Bloody Bear’ or ‘MY Bear’ in correspondence. Anyway, thankfully none of them has, as yet developed a complex about...
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