Parakeet by Sue Stratford


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September 2016
Sport (12 wpi) ?
6 stitches = 1 inch
in stocking stitch
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
one size
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This little parakeet is knitted flat and seamed. There is a small ring of felt around the eye (which could also be embroidered) and some embroidery around the neck.

30m (33yd) mid-green yarn
20m (22yd) dark green yarn
10m (11yd) orange yarn
1m (1 1/10yd) red yarn
1m (1 1/10yd) black yarn
Two black 5mm (1/5in) safety eyes
2cm (4/5in) square of red felt
Toy filling

Finished size: 10cm (4in) from top of head to bottom of body

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