My neighbor Totoro
This pattern is for a beginner/intermediate knitter. Skills required are knitting in a round, picking up on cast on edge and various increase and decrease stitches, such as M1L, M1R, K2tog, or Ssk.
About 150 yards of yarn
Small amount of green yarn for the leaf hat in same weight as main color
1 set of double pointed needles 2-3 sizes smaller than size recommended for yarn
Circular needles 36” or larger 2-3 sizes smaller than size recommended for yarn
Notions: felt, tapestry needle, needle and thread, safety eyes, and stuffing
Optional notions: fabric glue, row counter, stitch marker, and straight pins