HERMANN DOLL KNITTING PATTERNS
Hermann is having a few drinks at Oktoberfest … Prost Hermann!
THE PATTERN INCLUDES: Row numbers for each step so you don’t lose your place, instructions for making Hermann and his beer, 8 photos, a list of abbreviations and explanation of some techniques, a materials list and recommended yarns. The pattern is 5 pages and written in English.
TECHNIQUES: All pieces are knitted flat (back and forth) on a pair of straight knitting needles, apart from the lederhosen braces which are single crochet chains worked on a crochet hook. You will need to cast on and off, knit, purl, work increases and decreases, knit stripes (i.e. change colours at the ends of a row), and sew seams. This pattern uses the long tail cast on and knitted cast on.
YARN, NEEDLES AND NOTIONS INCLUDE:
- A pair of straight 3.5mm knitting needles (US 4)
- A 3.5mm crochet hook (US E/4)
- A stitch holder
- DK yarn (double knitting or light worsted weight); less than 50g in each colour
- Toy filling
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