Trudie the Turtle by Sarah Castor

Trudie the Turtle

July 2007
Sport (12 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 5 - 3.75 mm
70 - 100 yards (64 - 91 m)
One size
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This pattern is available for free.

Trudie’s body is knit in one piece in the round, leaving an opening for her head to be knit on later by picking up stitches. Increases make the sunburst pattern in her plastron (undershell), while a simple knit and purl pattern forms the carapace (topshell). She’s a very quick knit!