Little Planet with Baby Moon by Dawn Finney

Little Planet with Baby Moon

February 2011
DK (11 wpi) ?
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
This pattern is available for $2.00 USD
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Tired of waiting for the real world to change to suit you?

Simply knit this small planet (and moon) and mold it into the world of your dreams!*

It makes a great gift for physicists, junior astronauts, dreamers and poets.

*The ButterflyLove lawyers have asked us to categorically state that these small woolly spheres may not actually solve all your problems. Sorry.

The ButterflyLove pdf Little Planet and Baby Moon knitting pattern gives you clear step by step instructions and handy hints along the way. It is suitable for a beginner/intermediate knitter and you can whip your little planet up in a matter of minutes.

You can also contact me at any point if you need technical advice or have any other queries.

What you will need:

2 knitting needles (US3/3.25mm or size required to match tension advice)
2 knitting needles (US2.5/3mm)
10g of variegated or otherwise patterned yarn
Oddment of white yarn
Plastic toy eyes - 9mm and 6mm
Acrylic toy stuffing (polyfil)
1 tapestry needle for sewing up

Skills used:

Casting on and off

Stitches used:

Stocking stitch

Like all ButterflyLove patterns, it is knitted flat.

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This pattern is sold on the condition that it will be used for personal use only, e.g. making gifts for family and friends, not for commercial purposes.