Humpty Dumpty Sat on the Wall, Again and Again!

Introduction: Humpty Dumpty Sat on the Wall, Again and Again!

About: Born in England many years ago, moved to California in 1980, moved to New York in 1993, became a US citizen. Favourite place to visit, besides London England, is Lake Winnipesaukkee in New Hampshire, home of …

I love knitting Humpty dumpty toys and have knitted several for gifts. They are easy to make from a Jean Greenhowe pattern book called Jean Greenhowe Traditional Favourties. This is a great book and contains patterns for several other toys, including some great teddy bears, dolls and clowns. http://www.jeangreenhowe.com/index.html
I have knitted them mostly in Red Heart yarns
http://www.coatsandclark.com/Products/Knitting/Medium+Yarns/Red+Heart+Super+Saver+(Economy).htm
but any oddments of similar weight yarns will do, including Lion Brand Woolease. http://cache.lionbrand.com//yarns/woolease.htm Woolease is really nice and soft. I use 3mm needles for all my toys and stuff them with non toxic fibre fill for safety.

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    7 Discussions

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    momsonsii
    momsonsii

    11 years ago on Introduction

    If you are selling the Dumpty's, please let me know how much you would charge for one. My son would love one. Thank You.

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    adam33
    adam33

    12 years ago on Introduction

    do you make them to sell as my sons (dumpty) as he calls it is nearly due to go to teady hospital . hes had it 7 years and i need to find a new one for him thanks xx adam

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    stinkymum
    stinkymum

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    | have not made these to sell. Do you want to buy one?

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    adam33
    adam33

    Reply 12 years ago on Introduction

    would be intrested yes , would you mind ?

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    GorillazMiko
    GorillazMiko

    12 years ago on Introduction

    Very cute, I like the blue one the best. Oh yeah, I LOVE eggs. ;-) And nice title too!

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    canida
    canida

    12 years ago on Introduction

    Those look great! Several of my friends/family members are expecting, so thank you for the pattern book recommendation!

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    Shifrin
    Shifrin

    12 years ago on Introduction

    Wow! This is really creative, I'm glad you posed this! keep it up! -Shifrin