Cuddly Chameleon by Browneyedbabs

Cuddly Chameleon

Knitting
August 2014
DK (11 wpi) ?
27 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
252 yards (230 m)
25.5cm head to tail
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This cuddly chameleon would make a really unusual gift and is perfect for making the most of variegated yarns.

Knit in the round but turned inside out to show the reverse this unusual toy uses short rows and increases to make an incredible tail. No one can resist pulling this chameleon’s tail, or tweaking his little toes.

Techniques used include short rows, knitting inside out in the round and the Turkish cast on. Links to useful tutorials are provided for each technique.

Requirements
115m DK weight yarn
3mm double point circular needles
Stuffing
Six stitch markers
Stitch holders or waste yarn
Small amount of black yarn or embroidery thread.