John the Canadian Bear PDF Crochet Pattern



FORMAT: PDF, 13 pages, 9.12 MB (mobile devices friendly). The pattern is written row-by-row using US crochet terms. It also includes diagrams, step-by-step photos, and a conversion chart to UK terms.


SKILLS: Chain, slip stitch, single crochet, back post single crochet, working in rows and in the round, increasing, decreasing, sewing.

GAUGE: 9 sc X 8.5 rows = 4” X 4” (10 X 10 cm), working with an 8 mm (L) hook. 


  •  Bernat Blanket Big Ball Yarn; Qty: 3 skeins
  •  Bernat Super Value Yarn; Qty: small amount 


  • 5 mm (H)
  • 8 mm (L)


  • Bulky yarn needle 
  • Stitch markers 
  • 2 buttons for eyes - 1” (2.5 cm) 
  • Large bag of polyester stuffing or bed pillow - approximately 45 oz (1.3 kg) 
  • Lace ribbon 3 1⁄2” (9 cm) wide & Fray Check or bandanna

Approximately 31” (78.75 cm) tall. If you wish to make your bear smaller, just use a thinner yarn with a suitable size hook. The finished size will vary depending on the gauge.

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Pattern Published:  
Mar 07, 2017

Last updated:  
Mar 29, 2019

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