Fireman Fred by Amanda Berry
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Fireman Fred

Knitting
June 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
US 4 - 3.5 mm
The doll is approximately 19.5cm tall.
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FIREMAN FRED DOLL KNITTING PATTERNS

Fireman Fred is a little hero, fighting fires and rescuing cats from trees! With this pattern you can knit your own fireman, with his axe and hosepipe.

THE PATTERN INCLUDES: Row numbers for each step so you don’t lose your place, instructions for making the fireman, axe and hosepipe, 19 photos, a list of abbreviations and explanation of some techniques, a materials list and recommended yarns. The pattern is 7 pages and written in English.

TECHNIQUES: All pieces are knitted flat on straight knitting needles, apart from the hosepipe and axe handle which are i-cord tubes knitted on two DPNs. You will need to cast on and off, knit, purl, work increases and decreases, knit i-cord and sew seams. For colour-work, you will need to know how to knit stripes (i.e. change colour at the end of a row). This pattern incorporates a three-needle join, and step by step instructions with photos are included.

YARN, NEEDLES AND NOTIONS INCLUDE:

  • Three straight 3.5mm knitting needles (US 4)
  • Two 3.5mm DPNs (US 4)
  • DK yarn (double knitting or light worsted weight); less than 50g in each colour
  • Toy filling

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