Loved by boys and girls across the land! The hobby horse has remained a favourite for centuries and it’s easy to see why. Suitable for boys and girls, effortlessly stimulating creative play, a must have for any toy cupboard.
This pattern is suitable for sewers of all skill levels.
Completed size is approx. 91cm (36") - designed with 4-6-year-olds in mind, decrease the pole length to suit smaller hands, or increase to accommodate a larger/older child.
45cm (18”) main head fabric.
40cm (16”) pole cover/ear fabric
35cm (14”) bridle/rein fabric.
28cm x 35cm (11” x 14”) contrast fabric (used in the mane).
20cm (8”) fusible fleece (Parlan, Pellon or Vilene H630)*
Small piece double sided iron-on adhesive (Vilesofix or Heat n Bond)*
Small scraps of fabric for eyes (black, eye colour, and white wool felt).
A 90cm length of 25mm (1”) diameter wooden dowel (available at your local wood merchant or DIY store).
2 matching 2.5cm (1”) buttons.
6 strand embroidery floss in white* and button colour.
Strong polyester thread.
Doll maker’s needle, at least 12.5cm (5") long.
Use of an electric drill.
* Items marked with an asterisk can be added to your order below.
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