Unicorn and Fairy Friend by Barbara Prime

Unicorn and Fairy Friend

March 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
5.5 stitches and 7 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
200 - 220 yards (183 - 201 m)
40 cm (16")
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This pattern is the final version of the toy made during my 2018 Mystery Knit-Along. A unicorn and small fairy toy are included in the instructions. I have left the extra photos from the KAL, in case they may be helpful when assembling the toys.

Materials for Unicorn
75 g of white or pale-coloured worsted weight yarn (A), 5 g of white fingering weight yarn (B), 20-30 g of yarn for mane (lace-worsted weight), pair of 2.75 and 4 mm (US size 2 and 6) knitting needles, pair of 15 mm safety eyes or buttons, stuffing, yarn to embroider face, tapestry needle, scrap yarn, small crochet hook (for attaching mane hair)
Gauge: 5.5 sts and 7 rows per 2.5 cm (1″) in st st
Size: 40 cm (16″) tall

Materials for Fairy Friend
10 g of fingering weight yarn in tan or brown (yarn A), 5 g of fingering weight yarn in white (yarn B), 5 g of fingering weight yarn for outfit (yarn C), 5-10 g of yarn for hair (you can use more of yarn C, the same yarn as the unicorn, or other), pair of 2.75 mm and 3.25 mm (US size 2 and 3) knitting needles, stuffing, pair of 8 mm safety eyes or buttons, tapestry needle, small crochet hook (for attaching hair)
Gauge: 8 sts and 10 rows per 2.5 cm (1″) in st st
Size: 12 cm (4½″) tall

The cream unicorn with rainbow hair was made with Knit Pick’s Comfy worsted and fingering in ivory. The mane hair was made with 6 colours of Knit Pick’s Palette yarn, held together with a strand of white Aloft yarn for added volume.