Colourful Toucan by Sachiyo Ishii

Colourful Toucan

24 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
US 4 - 3.5 mm
Finished size: 14cm sitting height, 17cm long beak
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The pattern is knitted flat and sewn up at the end. No need for circular knitting.

Yarn used
Paintbox Yarns Simply DK, one ball each in
A 30g Pure Black 101
B 5g Banana Cream 120
C 5g Marine Blue 133
D10g Lime Green 128
E 5g Mandarin Orange 117
F 5g Lipstick 151

About the yarn
DK (8-ply) 276m per 100g ball, 100% acrylic

24 sts x 36 rows = 10cm measured over St st (not essential)

Needles used
3.5mm straight

Other supplies
• Stitch holder
• Chenille needle or tapestry needle
• Toy stuffing
• A pair of 10mm safety eyes
• 2 cotton buds (optional)