ACORN PINCUSHION KNITTING PATTERNS
This is a free knitting pattern for an acorn pincushion.
THE PATTERN INCLUDES: Row numbers for each step so you don’t lose your place, instructions for making the acorn, a list of abbreviations and explanation of some techniques, a materials list and recommended yarns. The pattern is 2 pages and written in English.
TECHNIQUES: All pieces are knitted flat (back and forth) on a pair of straight knitting needles, apart from the stalk which is i-cord knitted on two DPNs. You will need to cast on and off, knit, purl, work increases and decreases, sew seams, knit i-cord and change colour at the end of a row.
YARN, NEEDLES & NOTIONS INCLUDE:
- A pair of straight 3.5mm knitting needles (US 4)
- Two 3.5mm DPNs to knit the i-cord stalk (US 4)
- DK yarns (light worsted weight) in brown and green; less than 25g in each colour
- Toy filling
Copyright © 2014 Amanda Berry
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I have no objection if you wish to make these acorns to sell to raise funds for charity. However please do not reproduce or sell this pattern.