Flora the Bunny Rabbit amigurumi pattern

new pattern! titleMeet the cutie bunny rabbit Flora!  Great to make for the Easter holidays, or any time of the year, really.

Flora the bunny rabbit crochet amigurumi stuffed animal by @hookabee crochet

I have made both a grey and purple version of her, and I think she looks adorable in both the natural and not so natural colour 🙂  Like my last pattern, Walden the Narwhal, Flora is big and cuddly at 13.5 inches long when using worsted weight yarn.

Flora the bunny rabbit crochet amigurumi stuffed animal by @hookabee crochet

I really loved designing Flora.  I knew when I started that I didn’t want the traditional teddy bear shape for her, but a more realistic rabbit form.  This proved to be a little more challenging, but worth it in the end!

Flora the bunny rabbit crochet amigurumi stuffed animal by @hookabee crochet

In the beginning I wasn’t sure if I wanted her to have a separate head and body that needed to be stitched together or have her crocheted as one piece, but I ended up going with the latter.  This means there is some interesting shaping around the neck and less sewing – which I think is a win-win!

Flora the bunny rabbit crochet amigurumi stuffed animal pattern by @hookabee crochet crochet (www.hookabee.com) #amigurumi #crochet #pattern #easter #bunny #rabbit

I especially love her tail, which looks great both as the same colour as the body, like the grey bunny, or in a nice bright white, like the purple bunny.  The purple bunny also has a fluffy tail, which is very easy to create.  All you need is a brush with wire bristles, such as a slicker brush for dogs (which you can often find in a local dollar store). You simply brush the tail until you get the amount of fuzz you want!

Flora the bunny rabbit crochet amigurumi stuffed animal pattern by @hookabee crochet crochet (www.hookabee.com) #amigurumi #crochet #pattern #easter #bunny #rabbit

Visit Flora’s profile page for more information on the pattern.

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Until next time,

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