Jean Greenhowe produces some lovely books of knitted toys and novelties. All books are now Discontinued and are selling out fast so please do buy while you can. Maximum of two of each book per customer and only if you are buying for a friend.
If you would like more info on Jean, background into the characters in her books and some free patterns, visit the Jean Greenhowe official website - www.jeangreenhowe.com
Click the pictures below to see a slide show of the patterns.
Perfect yarns for these toys include Crafty Knits DK 25g balls, Hayfield Bonus Toytime DK 25g balls, Hayfield Bonus DK 100g balls, James C.Brett Top Value DK, James C.Brett Crafter DK and Stylecraft Special DK 100g balls. Toy Stuffing in two packs sizes also available.
Maximum of two of each book per customer and only if you are buying for a friend. If you order more we reserve the right to amend your order and will resend your email receipt. This is to make sure all customers have a chance to order these books at our prices. We are completely against profiteering and will do our best not to facilitate others to do it.
Celebration Clowns (available free of charge on the Jean Greenhowe Website), Snowtime Friends, Christmas Special, Christmas Treasures, Dolly Mixtures, Fabulous Funknits, Golfing Clowns, Jemima-Jane And Friends, Jiffy Knits, Knitted Animal, Knitted Hedgehogs, Little Dumpling Men, Little Dumpling Ladies, Little Gift Dolls, MacScarecrow Clan, Mascot Dolls, Storybook Dolls, Topsy-Turnabout, toy-collection, Tradesmen Clowns, Traditional Favourites and Young Alfs Pals have all been discontinued by Jean Greenhowe and sold out. Please do not buy photocopies or scans in any format of her books, even discontinued books, as that would be illegal :-(
As Jean Greenhowe has now retired we know they will not be reprinting the books and all will be discontinued as they sell out. However, some discontinued patterns and books have been turned into PDF's which you can download Free of Charge from the Jean Greenhowe website. Checkout their website (link below) for more info.
Visit Jean Greenhowe's official website www.jeangreenhowe.com for lots more background info on these books