Knit Your Own: Forest Friends

Giant Hare Head Knitting Kit

Knit your own Giant Hare Head

- The perfect Easter knitting project
- Florist wire keeps the ears springy
- Knitted on straight needles, so there's no working in the round
- Easy colour changes, there's no intarsia or fairisle
- Pattern includes the information to make both the mini and giant hare
- Find the Mini Hare Head kit here


  • Knitting pattern - written in English
  • 3 x 100g balls of Grey Stylecraft Special XL Tweed - 100% acrylic 
  • 1 x 100g balls of Cream Stylecraft Special XL Tweed - 100% acrylic 
  • 9mm (US 13) knitting needles (optional)
  • 2 x 24mm black toy eyes and washers
  • 2 x 160cm (64in) strands of 2mm florist wire
  • Large Sincerely Louise backing board
  • Plastic sewing up needle and sewing up yarn
  • 200g polyester toy stuffing
  • Sincerely Louise project bag

FINISHED SIZE: 26cm x 40cm x 56cm (10in x 16in x 22in)

SKILL LEVEL: Easy - Intermediate, for knitters who know the basics. A photo tutorial has been included for sewing up and mounting the finished head to the board.

STITCHES USED: Knit, Purl, increasing and decreasing (Kfb, K2tog and SKP) and mattress stitch for sewing up.

Yarn colours may vary slightly in real life to those pictured, depending on your screen display. WARNING: This is not a toy, and is not suitable for children under 13 years old.