Maple the Moose/ Erik, der Elch by Stacey Trock

Maple the Moose/ Erik, der Elch

November 2011
Sport (12 wpi) ?
3.75 mm (F)
220 yards (201 m)

It’s not often that you encounter a big moose… and can give him a hug without getting a poke from an antler! This cutie is such a statement, that you may be tempted to post ‘moose crossing’ signs in your home!

Height: Approx 7.5” tall, 9.5” antler-span

Yarns: Kollage 1/2 N 1/2 (50% milk, 50% wool; 1.75oz/50g; 174 yds/160m)

  • MC: 1 skein in Burlywood
  • CC: 50 yards in Old Lace
  • AC: 20 yards in Midnight

Hooks and Notions:

  • Size F/5 (3.75mm) crochet hook
  • Tapestry needle
  • Two 12mm black plastic craft eyes
  • A few handfuls of stuffing

7 rnds of sc = 2.5” diameter circle