Froggie Rattle by Patons

Froggie Rattle

by Patons
January 2000
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
208 yards (190 m)
5½ ins [14 cm] tall and 6½ ins [16.5 cm] wide
This pattern is available for free.

The cutest little froggie rattle is a fun and easy knit. (Patons Yarns)

Patons Canadiana (100 g/3.5 oz) or
Patons Décor (100 g/3.5 oz)
Main Color (MC) (Lt Green) 1 ball
Small amounts of:
Contrast A (Dk Green) for embroidery and
Contrast B (Yellow) for Bow Tie

Size 3.75 mm (U.S. 5) knitting needles or size needed to obtain tension.
2 eye buttons ½ inch [1 cm] in diameter,
5 Jingle Bells 3 mm.
Round or oval plastic shape for rattle effect max 1¼-1½ ins [3-4 cm] diameter (we used “Kinder Egg” plastic container).
2 double-pointed knitting needles size 3¾ mm (U.S. 5) for Bow Tie.

Optional: Embroider eyes with A instead of button eyes.

Bow Tie detail is worked as i-cord on double pointed needles.

Some construction required to finish.

Stem Stitch embroidery diagram is included in pdf download (June 2009).