Pig Tale by Family Circle

Pig Tale

May 2005
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
13 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch with MC using larger needles
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 9 - 5.5 mm
137 yards (125 m)
11" long
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Pattern Description

It doesn’t matter if she’s going to the market or rolling in mud on the farm as long as this pastel piggy eventually comes all the way home. She’s a cinch to knit in cotton candy pink, accented with lively country checks and a darling corkscrew tail.

Yarn Requirements

Original Pattern Requires the Following Yarns

  • Polarspun, 1 ball in MC
  • Babysoft--small amounts each in pink (A), white (B), and bubble gum (C)

KnitPicks Adaptation Requires

  • Spinnaker--2 balls in Coral Rose (MC)

  • Shine sport--small amounts of Blush (A), Cream (B), and Coral(C)

Additional Materials

  • Washable toy stuffing
  • Dark brown yarn for embroidery

This pattern was once available for free on the Knit Picks website. It has since been removed from their site.