Rufus the Lion (Beginner) – Mini Crochet Kit – Toft

Make your own Mini Rufus the Lion with this fun crochet kit from best-selling author and designer Kerry Lord. Mini Rufus is a wonderfully quick project for any one wanting a kit for complete beginners. Using soft DK yarn, it can be completed in a short period of time with only a little know-how.

Mini Rufus the Lion first entered the mini menagerie in 2018 and is the perfect project for any complete beginners looking to learn how to crochet. Easy to make and a little smaller than his savannah-dwelling cousins, this roarsome fellow will sit comfortably in the palm of your hand and will take pride of place in your wild animal collection.

This kit includes:

  • Super soft pure wool in DK, spun in the UK
  • A soft grip 3mm TOFT crochet hook
  • Recycled toy stuffing
  • Wool needle for sewing up at the end
  • A length of black thread for the eyes
  • Postcard pattern with instructions for making your animal
  • Getting started crochet advice and links to Toft’s ‘how to’ YouTube videos

Level one kit: This kit is suitable for beginners.

Finished size: When finished your Mini Lion will be approximately 10cm tall to top of ears when sitting.


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