Sweet-ish Fish by Susan B. Anderson

Sweet-ish Fish

March 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
8 stitches = 1 inch
in stockinette stitch
US 1 - 2.25 mm
2 1/2 inches long, 1 1/2 inches in height
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Sweet-ish Fish is the perfect fingering weight mini-skein or leftover sock yarn project using only 3 grams of yarn. The project is worked seamlessly from the nose to the tail and can be whipped up in no time at all. Sweet-ish Fish will make a lovely little ornament or gift-topper or toy!

Finished measurements: 2½ inches in length; almost 1½ inches in height

Yarn: 3 grams of fingering weight or sock weight yarn

Needles: US size 1/2.25mm needles, either double-pointed needles or one long circular needle for Magic Loop OR size to obtain gauge

Note: The pattern is written for double-pointed needles but can be easily adapted for Magic Loop.

Gauge: 8 stitches per inch in stockinette stitch

Materials and Tools:
Yarn needle
Small amount of fiberfill

K knit
P purl
Rnd(s) round(s)
M1 Make one stitch by inserting the left needle from front to back under the strand running in between the right and left needle. Knit the lifted strand through the back loop to make a new stitch.
K2tog Knit two stitches together.
St(s) stitch(es)