Introduction: Hobbes!

Picture of Hobbes!

It's Hobbes! One of my friends asked me if I could make a little Hobbes for her hubby as a Christmas gift, so I jumped at the opportunity to make one of my favorite comic strip characters. Hobbes is crocheted with an E size hook with worsted weight yarn, filled with polyfil, and small pieces of white craft fur were used for his cheek fuzz. I initially tried using plastic safety eyes, but I ended up cutting out tiny little ovals of felt instead, because I felt like the oblong-shaped eyes looked more true to the trouble-making tiger that I grew up with. A happy little smile was stitched on, a little scarf was tied around his neck, and this little dude was ready to start exploring!


dleinen (author)2015-10-30

Could you please send me the instructions? I have a new grandson named Calvin and would love to make this for him for Christmas?

Mayelfin (author)2014-01-23

i would love to make this one, awesome! Could someone send me the pattern please?

M_Cunha (author)2013-10-27

Could you forward me the pattern to this please, would love to make it for my son for Christmas!

hfowler3 (author)2013-07-06

Oh, I SOOO wish I had this pattern! It is picture perfect!

carla_jo (author)2013-05-16

SQUEE! If you have done a pattern, can I have a copy? LOVE this!

Kiteman (author)2013-01-01

Oh, that is gorgeous - could you post a pattern as well?

MicioGatta (author)Kiteman2013-01-12

Yes, I'd like to have it too! It's sooooooo nice! >^.^<

Geeky Hooker (author)Kiteman2013-01-03

Oh man, I'll have to go back and try to decipher my scribbles! I wrote down some notes while I was making this little guy, but I don't know if I wrote down everything. I'll see what I can decode, haha. :)

Kiteman (author)Geeky Hooker2013-01-03

Cool, thanks.

Geeky Hooker (author)Kiteman2013-01-08

PM'ed you! :)

Kiteman (author)Geeky Hooker2013-01-08

Got it, and replied.

scoochmaroo (author)Kiteman2013-01-02


Yes! I would love to make this! I would love to see the pattern :)

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