Activated Platelet by Dawn Finney

Activated Platelet

August 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 37 rows = 4 inches
US 3 - 3.25 mm
This pattern is available for $2.00 USD buy it now

This plucky little platelet is ready to leap into action as the clotting superhero of the human body!

Knit one or two to make your favourite scientist, teacher or doctor smile, or simply to cheer up your own lab!

The ButterflyLove pdf Activated Platelet knitting pattern gives you clear step by step instructions to make your own phlobotomist’s treat.

This pattern only involves knitting flat and is suitable for a beginner/intermediate knitter. You can also contact me at any point if you need technical advice or have any other queries.

What you will need:

2-3 knitting needles (US3/3.25mm or as per tension advice)
5-10g purple yarn
Polyfil stuffing
2 plastic toy safety eyes (6mm)
1 tapestry needle for finishing

Skills used:

Casting on and off

Stitches used:

Stocking stitch

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This pattern is sold on the condition that it will be used for personal use only, e.g. making gifts for family and friends, not for commercial purposes.

All knitting patterns in ButterflyLove1’s Ravelry shop have been designed and written by Dawn Finney and are protected by law. © 2015 D Finney