1:12th scale hobby horse pattern

pattern for a miniature hobby horse
© F H Powell 2010

This is designed for a dolls house. It was designed to be reminiscent of a hobby horse made from an old sock and a piece of stick, with or without wheels. Although the photos are shown with traditional horse colours, this works well in ANY colours

Materials required for sock: Size 19 (1.00 mm/US size 5/0) knitting needles, 13 yards/12.5 metres 1-ply wool

Additional requirements:
Tacky glue (or glue suitable for use with wool and wood)
Scissors, needle, small amounts of wool for mane, eyes and mouth, small amount of stuffing, cocktail stick, small scrap of felt, 2 small beads and string for bridle.

Finished size: Approx 3-inches/7.5 cm tall, horses head approx ¾-inch/2 cm long

Gauge: Gauge is not important for this project as toys can be any size

Pattern price £1.25 (NOTE: EU VAT or other digital taxes will be added to price where applicable)


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