Crafts Beautiful Magazine
CB-WinterSpecial-2018
CB-WinterSpecial-2018
 
instructions
  1. Head - Using 3mm needles and Pink cast on nine sts
    Row 1: k1, (kfb) to end. 17 sts
    Row 2 and every even-numbered row: p
    Row 3: k1, (kfb, k1) to end. 25 sts
    Row 5: k1, (kfb, k2) to end. 33 sts
    Row 7: k1, (kfb, k3) to end. 41 sts
    Rows 8-14: starting with a p row work in st st
    Row 15: k1, k2tog, k6, (k2tog, k2) six times, k5, k2tog, k1. 33 sts
    Row 16 and every even-numbered row: p
    Row 17: k1, k2tog, k5, (k2tog, k1) six times, k4, k2tog, k1. 25 sts
    Row 19: k1, (k2tog, k1) to last three sts, k2tog, k1. 17 sts
    Row 21: k1, (k2tog) to end. Nine sts
    Row 23: k Row 24: p Cast off

  2. Ear Back & Ear Front - Ear Back
    Make two
    Using 3mm needles and Pink cast on four sts
    Row 1: k1, (kfb) twice, k1. Six sts
    Row 2 and every even-numbered row: p
    Row 3: k1, kfb, k2, kfb, k1. Eight sts
    Row 5: k
    Row 7: k1, k2tog, k2, k2tog, k1. Six sts
    Row 8: p1, (p2tog) twice, p1. Four sts
    Cast off

    Ear Front
    Make two
    Using 3mm needles and Pink cast on four sts
    Row 1: k1, (kfb) twice, k1. Six sts
    Note: colour in brackets foll instruction indicates which yarn to use
    Row 2: p2 (Pink), p2 (Red), p2 (Pink)
    Row 3: kfb (Pink), k4 (Red), kfb (Pink). Eight sts
    Row 4: p2 (Pink), p4 (Red), p2 (Pink)
    Row 5: k2 (Pink), k4 (Red), k2 (Pink)
    Row 6: rep Row 4 Cont in Pink
    Rows 7-8: rep Rows 7-8 of Ear Back. Four sts
    Cast off

  3. Body & Leg - Body
    Using 3mm needles and Lime cast on 15 sts
    Row 1: (kfb) to end. 30 sts Note: change to Purple after Row 6 and Turquoise after Row 8
    Rows 2-22: starting with a p row work in st st
    Row 23: (k2tog) to end. 15 sts
    Row 24: p1, (p2tog) to end. Eight sts
    Cast off

    Leg
    Make two
    Using 3mm needles and Blue cast on 21 sts
    Rows 1-3: starting with a p row work in st st
    Row 4: k7, k2tog, k3tog, k2tog, k to end. 17 sts
    Row 5: p5, p2tog, p3tog, p2tog, p to end. 13 sts
    Row 6-9: starting with a k row work in st st
    Change to Lime
    Rows 10-13: k Work in foll two-row stripe sequence: Purple, Red, Turquoise, Light Orange, Lime
    Rows 14-43: starting with a k row work in st st
    Cast off

  4. Boot Sole & Wheel - Boot Sole
    Make two
    Using 3mm needles and Blue cast on four sts
    Row 1: k
    Row 2: p
    Row 3: kfb, k2, kfb. Six sts
    Rows 4-7: starting with a p row work in st st
    Row 8: p2tog, p2, p2tog. Four sts
    Row 9: k Cast off

    Wheel
    Make 12
    Using 3mm needles and Lime cast on three sts
    Row 1: (kfb) to end. Six sts
    Row 2: p
    Row 3: (k2tog) to end. Three sts
    Cast off

  5. Skirt - Using 3mm needles and Orange cast on 40 sts
    Rows 1-3: starting with a p row work in st st
    Row 4: k1, (k2tog, yfwd) to last st, k1
    Rows 5-9: starting with a p row work in st st
    Change to Purple
    Row 10: (k8, k2tog) to end. 36 sts
    Row 11: p
    Row 12: (k4, k2tog) to end. 30 sts
    Rows 13-17: starting with a p row work in st st
    Cast off

    Brace
    Make two Using 3mm needles and Orange cast on 33 sts
    Row 1: k
    Row 2: p
    Cast off

  6. Arm & Tail - Arm
    Make two
    Using 3mm needles and Turquoise cast on 11 sts Note: change to Pink after Row 18
    Rows 1-23: starting with a k row work in st st
    Row 24: k1, (k2tog) to end. Six sts
    Cast off

    Tail
    Using 3mm needles and Pink make an 8cm three st i-cord

  7. To Make Up - Sew across cast-on edge of Body so seam is at back. Sew to cast-off edge, leaving cast-off edge open, stuff, gather up cast-off edge. Gather up cast-off edge of Head, sew down row edges to cast-on edge, stuff, gather up cast-on sts and secure. Embroider eyes using small length of black DK, then nose and mouth using Jelly Red. Place Ear Back and Ear Front tog, sew around edge. Rep for other ear. Sew ears to Head. Gather cast-off edge of Arm and sew up row edges to top of Arm, stuff and sew closed. Rep for other Arm, then sew to Body. Sew up row edges of Legs, leaving bottom edge open. Stuff. Sew Legs to cast-off edge of Body with seam at back of Legs. Sew Boot Sole to bottom of Legs. Using Lime Frosting, embroider laces on boots. Gather cast-off edge of Wheel and pull into a circle. Rep for all Wheels, then glue to boots, three on each side. Fold Skirt over to make picot edge and sew in place. Sew from cast-off edge to bottom of Skirt. Sew Skirt to Body. Sew Braces to Skirt, crossing over at back. Tie two small bows, one from Orange Confetti and one from Turquoise Bunting, and sew at front of Skirt and beneath one ear. Weave in all ends.

 
 
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