Noogie PRINTED large jointed teddy bear sewing pattern by Barbara-Ann Bears to make a traditional, centre seam bear in mohair & other fabric

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Made in Romney Marsh, United Kingdom

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THIS IS THE PRINTED VERSION OF THE NOOGIE TEDDY BEAR PATTERN WHICH WE WILL SEND TO YOU IN THE POST.

The Noogie Teddy Bear pattern makes a large, classical, traditional mohair Barbara-Ann Bear about 22 inches (55cm) tall.

We've used this pattern to make bears in a variety of mohairs and crushed velvet ranging from 3mm vintage mohair to 25mm distressed pile, we find he works best in mohair about 15- 25 mm although as you can see from the photos he looks great in many different fabrics. Noogie is an old style, traditional teddy bear and he's a little more difficult to make than some of our other patterns as he has a centre seam (his head gusset is in two pieces) although the instructions illustrate how to make this part fully. The pieces fit together easily, there are no darts and no need to gather pieces in order to make them fit. He's quite a big bear and you need some strength to be able to stuff him and joint him, stuffing him is quite a good work out.

The pattern includes all the instructions you need to make your bear with some diagrams for the more difficult parts. The pattern is on 4 x A3 sheets and is full sized.

You'll need a 1/2 metre (50cm x 140cm) of mohair, paw pad material (21 x 30cm), 14 mm shoe button or black glass eyes, or 16mm coloured glass eyes and 5x 65mm joints. We use plastic pellets in the feet, hands, ankles, wrists and tummy to make him a little saggier and cuddly.

If you need any of the items necessary to make your bear, mohair, wool felt, eyes, sewing thread, strong button thread, bear making tools, polyester stuffing or glass beads, please contact us and we can supply what you need, you'll just need to pay for them separately.

Please note that the completed bear is not a toy and is unsuitable for children under the age of 14, it is a collector's bear.

The pattern and instructions in this kit are solely for private use, commercial use of this pattern is prohibited under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (c. 48)
without the written permission of Barbara-Ann Bears, © 2006-2017 all rights reserved


FAQs

No, all our patterns include the seam allowance. Just cut out the pattern and draw around it.

Firstly contact us and tell us about the problem, it's useful to us to know about the problems people might have. We'll try and overcome your problem, we might have to draw around a pattern piece and send it to you in a message for example. If all else fails we'll post you a pattern, you won't be left in the lurch or out of pocket.

Yes, up to a point.... making bears is what we do, so we'd be very happy to make you a bear. However some of the materials shown are no longer available, so we might have to use something similar (or even different, if you prefer) also we might not be able to replicate the exact same expression, we'll get very close, but like people each bear is different.

We have all the materials here you need to make your own teddy bear, unfortunately some of the mohair shown in the photos is no longer available, but we have alternatives. Sending stuffing, pellets or glass beads often costs more than the cost of the items, so if you don't live in the Uk we would suggest you buy these locally, but if that's not possible we will of course post them to you.

The main attributes a teddy bear making material should have are; strength, durability, non-stretchiness, colour fastness and being non-flammable. A lot of clothes are quite thin and weak and some are quite stretchy, to overcome this you should use another fabric to back it, such as cotton batting, you should apply this to the back of the fabric, draw around the pattern on the batting and then cut out.

No, all our patterns include the seam allowance. Just cut out the pattern and draw around it.

Firstly contact us and tell us about the problem, it's useful to us to know about the problems people might have. We'll try and overcome your problem, we might have to draw around a pattern piece and send it to you in a message for example. If all else fails we'll post you a pattern, you won't be left in the lurch or out of pocket.

Yes, up to a point.... making bears is what we do, so we'd be very happy to make you a bear. However some of the materials shown are no longer available, so we might have to use something similar (or even different, if you prefer) also we might not be able to replicate the exact same expression, we'll get very close, but like people each bear is different.

We have all the materials here you need to make your own teddy bear, unfortunately some of the mohair shown in the photos is no longer available, but we have alternatives. Sending stuffing, pellets or glass beads often costs more than the cost of the items, so if you don't live in the Uk we would suggest you buy these locally, but if that's not possible we will of course post them to you.

The main attributes a teddy bear making material should have are; strength, durability, non-stretchiness, colour fastness and being non-flammable. A lot of clothes are quite thin and weak and some are quite stretchy, to overcome this you should use another fabric to back it, such as cotton batting, you should apply this to the back of the fabric, draw around the pattern on the batting and then cut out.


    Reviews
    Average review
    (2)
    It’s wonderful, thank you 😊
    Jun 26, 2018 by Rachel Lisby
    Thank you so much for sending me this bear pattern. I love getting the older patterns and making them up in to bears. Each bear is different in their own way. Thank you kindly.
    Oct 10, 2017 by marlyslauf

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