Nutcracker Prince by Amanda Berry

Nutcracker Prince

Knitting
June 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 4 - 3.5 mm
3.5 mm (E)
20cm tall
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This soldier doll is worked predominantly in stockinette, and incorporates a three needle join to join the tunic to the body as you knit.

Designed by Amanda Berry @fluffandfuzz, the toys are knitted in acrylic DK yarns on single pointed needles (not in the round). The hat is decorated with single crochet chains worked on a crochet hook.

NEEDLES
Three 3.5mm single pointed knitting needles (US 4)

RECOMMENDED YARN
Sirdar Hayfield Bonus DK; double knitting/light worsted weight; 100% acrylic; up to 30g in each colour

NOTIONS
Tapestry needle, toy filling, buttons to decorate and a 3.5mm crochet hook.

SIZES
One size only - The doll is 20cm tall.

TECHNIQUES
For confident beginners and above, other techniques used include casting on and off, knits, purls, increases and decreases, and seaming to finish.

PATTERN INFO
This knitting pattern is a pdf download, 6 pages, and written in English. Patterns for personal use only; not for resale. Copyright © 2016 Amanda Berry; All rights reserved.