Saturday, 21 March 2015

Minty, the rabbit

I've been into knitting lots recently. Now that Easter is approaching I thought I could knit some bunnies. Perhaps you remember my first knitted rabbit. The pattern taken from Arne & Carlos book Easter Knits. Eggs, bunnies and chicks with a fabulous twist. Time I had a go at another Easter bunny :) Actually I started knitting this minty green rabbit months ago, I just couldn't finish it for a long time until one day I told myself: That's it! No more UFOs! No more leaving the unfinished stuff behind.
So here he is! Minty, the rabbit :) Finished and ready to be adopted by a soft toys loving kid :)

All I had to do is to help him out of his rabbity "deafness" and knit him a pair of ears as well as his jumper :)

I'm pleased. I think he came out quite well. The stitches are smooth, the yarn knitted well, the colour looks fresh.

Doesn't he look happy, this little soft fella? :) I'm also happy with this tiny cute stripey jumper :)

Minty has quickly found his companions - the rapping bear from Muller Rice and Monkey from PG Tips :) If you watch the British adverts you must surely know these advertising characters. 

They have even had their photos taken at a photographer's :D

Cool, huh? :)
Have a happy crafty weekend x x x


  1. Minty is adorable. His little sweater is so cute. I'm sure he will make someone very Happy.

  2. Georgeous fellows, dear Martha!
    Mr. Minty really is funny!
    Happy new week to you,
    Claudia xo

  3. I have to smile!!! Minty, the rabbit is so cute. I think your bunny could be a friend of my Magnus Gardenmouse!

    It greets you,

  4. This is such a beautiful work!

    xxx doris


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