Love Hearts by Squibbly Bups

Love Hearts

Knitting
January 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
5cm, 9cm and 13cm
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Love hearts in three sizes - 5cm, 9cm and 13cm wide. The front and back are knit flat then sewn together and stuffed. Makes a sweet Valentine or anniversary gift.

You will need:

  • Cascade 220 in Azalea (9610). Approximately 5g for the 5cm heart, 12g for the 9cm heart and 21g for the 13cm heart.
  • 4mm (US 6) needles.
  • A tapestry needle.
  • Toy stuffing.

Techniques you should be familiar with before using this pattern:

  • Decreases (k2tog and ssk).
  • Lifted increases.
  • Sewing seams using mattress stitch.