The Hoppity PDF Pattern will help you make a cute Easter bunny outfit for 18 inch dolls and 15 inch baby dolls (e.g. the Bitty Baby and Bitty Twins). Of course, Hoppity is not just for Easter - this pattern would make an ideal Halloween costume too!
The bunny suit has a choice of a Velcro or zipper front closure and features raglan sleeves with paws, feet, a lined hood with floppy bunny ears, and a fluffy tail.
Recommended Fabrics: Stretch fabrics only e.g. fleece, stretch velvet, fur fabric, Minky.
-Half a yard (0.5 meters) of fleece, stretch velvet or fur fabric (main fabric)
-One third of a yard (0.3 meters) of fleece, stretch velvet or fur fabric (contrast fabric)
OR: 16” x 11” (40 cm x 28 cm) contrast fabric for the fleece/fur fabric version only
WITH 24” x 11” (61 cm x 28 cm) teeshirt jersey for hood and ears linings for the fleece/fur fabric option only.
-9” (23 cm) nylon or polyester zipper (do not use a zipper with metal teeth);
OR approximately 7” (18 cm) Anti Snag Velcro for closure (or you could use snaps if preferred)
-Optional: A small amount of fiber fill (polyester toy filling) for the tail.
Skill Level: Intermediate
What You Get: One 48 page sewing pattern that you digitally download as a PDF file so you can start your project immediately! The PDF sewing pattern provides full color step-by-step illustrated instructions and full size pattern pieces. A PDF reader is required to view and print the files (example: Adobe Reader or Preview for MAC). The download link is received immediately after the transaction is complete. Print copies are NOT available.
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I received this pattern as one of the Friday Freebies and finally decided to make it for an easter gift for someone. It was a great pattern. It went together very quickly. Had it done in about 4 hours. I know it called for a knit however I used flannel and fleece and it fit very well. Again great pattern.
This was my first time using a genniewren pattern and will not be my last. Between her well written instructions and the help of the testers, every question I had was answered. It restored my faith in the fact that my sewing is getting better and the outcome of this pattern was EXCELLENT! Well worth the time.
I made this for my daughter as an Easter gift for her doll, and she loved it!
Absolutely adorable! My daughter loved it!
Looks cute, girls love them!