Prof B Wormington Bookworm by Alan Dart

Prof B Wormington Bookworm

March 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
109 - 1531 yards (100 - 1400 m)
25.5cm (10in) tall
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This pattern is available from for £2.50.

Reading just got a whole lot more fun with Alan Dart’s latest literacy-loving creation – Prof. B Wormington! Or, say “congratulations” to graduates this year with a clever clogs bookworm!

Toy enthusiasts and book lovers alike will be big fans of Alan Dart’s latest design. Say hello to the brainiest worm around, Prof. B Wormington! At the end of a bookshelf, or on a little one’s nightstand, this wordy worm will bring joy to reading at any age. And with the end of another academic year fast approaching, we think he’d make a fantastic gift for both teachers and graduating pupils.

Hayfield, Bonus DK (100% acrylic, 100g/280m) 1 ball of each: Flamingo Pink (702), Chocolate (947), White (961), Black (965) and Signal Red (977)
Twilleys Goldfingering (80% viscose, 20% polyester, 25g/100m)
1 ball of Gold (002)
1g oddment of coffee DK yarn
50cm length of brick pink DK yarn
A pair of 3mm needles
60g of washable toy stuffing
Two 12mm diameter metal rings
Two cotton buds
Long tweezers
Stiff card
Craft knife
Clear adhesive
Pink pencil