Space Rocket and Astronaut
SPACE ROCKET AND ASTRONAUT TOY KNITTING PATTERNS
This space rocket cushion has a little pocket on the back to carry an astronaut into space adventures!
THE PATTERN INCLUDES: Row numbers for each step so you don’t lose your place, instructions for making the rocket and astronaut, photos, a list of abbreviations and explanation of some techniques, a materials list and recommended yarns. The pattern is 5 pages and written in English.
TECHNIQUES: All pieces are knitted flat (back and forth) on a pair of straight knitting needles. You will need to cast on and off, knit, purl, work increases and decreases, and sew seams. This pattern incorporates intarsia colour-work to make the rocket portholes and astronaut visor.
YARN, NEEDLES & NOTIONS INCLUDE:
- A pair of straight 3.5mm knitting needles (US 4)
- Double knitting yarns (DK or light worsted weight) in white, red, black and blue
- Toy filling
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