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PENGWYN THE PENGUIN PATTERN

£5.00

The super cute yarn loving penguin, Pengwyn the Penguin is a quick knit and wonderful small winter companion

More details about the pattern itself:

  • Yarn is held double throughout.
  • The body is knit in one piece in the round.
  • The body is stuffed before closing and finishing. The white chest is knit as a separate flat piece and sewn onto the body.
  • The body is closed fully once eyes and beak have been attached and secured.
  • The feet, wings and beak are knit separately and sewn onto the body.
  • There are three hat options: solid color, striped and stranded colorwork.
  • Ravelry download code is included

Skill level: Advanced beginner; comfortable knitting in the round.

Techniques Used:

  • Knitting in the round
  • Knitting with two colors at a time (optional for creating striped or stranded colourwork hat options)
  • Seaming with Whip Stitch
  • Knitting flat pieces
  • Increasing
  • Decreasing

Size:
Height 6” / 15.25 cm
Circumference: 13” / 33 cm

Materials Required (not included):

  • Double knit wool (approx 370metres total)
  • 5.0mm knitting needles for working small circumferences in the round (DPNs or Magic Loop)
  • Darning needle
  • Stuffing (approx 30grams)
  • 10mm plastic safety eyes or buttons