What crafters don’t love sheep, the creatures that give us so much lovely wool? Celebrate sheep and knitting with an amigurumi lamb toy. (Lion Brand Yarn)
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate
2 colors, 1 ball each:
Martha Stewart CraftsTM/MC Roving Wool (Article #5200) OR
Martha Stewart CraftsTM/MC Alpaca Blend (Article #5500)
Double-Pointed Needles - Size 6
Split Ring Stitch Markers
Small amount of scrap yarn for eyes and nose
2/2 LC (2 over 2 left cross)
2/2 RC (2 over 2 right cross)
RT (Right Twist)
2/2 RPC (2 over 2 right purl cross)
2/2 LPC (2 over 2 left purl cross)
Cable pattern charts are provided.
Lion Brand Construction Notes:
Sheep Body, Ears, Tail and Legs are worked back and forth in rows on 2 double pointed needles (dpn); Head is worked in the round on 3 dpn.
Sheep Body is knit in 2 pieces beg at bottom, then stuffed and seamed.
Ears, Tail and Legs are worked separately and sewn to Sheep; Head is picked up and knit in the round.
Available in different colorways: