White Blood Cell by Dawn Finney

White Blood Cell

May 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
US 2 - 2.75 mm
This pattern is available for $3.00 USD
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Tired of sneezing, itchy streaming eyes? Hate Spring and the joys of pollen?

Get your own back by knitting and then torturing this naughty basophil, the very white blood cell responsible for your condition as it reckless releases histamine throughout your system!

The ButterflyLove pdf White Blood Cell knitting pattern gives you clear step by step instructions to make your own phlobotomist’s treat.

This pattern only involves knitting flat and is suitable for a beginner/intermediate knitter. You can also contact me at any point if you need technical advice or have any other queries.

What you will need:

2 knitting needles (US2/2.75mm or as per tension advice)
20g white yarn per cell
Polyfil stuffing
2 plastic toy safety eyes (9mm)
1 tapestry needle for finishing

Skills used:

Casting on and off
Creating bobbles

Stitches used:

Stocking stitch

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This pattern is sold on the condition that it will be used for personal use only, e.g. making gifts for family and friends, not for commercial purposes.

All knitting patterns in ButterflyLove1’s Ravelry shop have been designed and written by Dawn Finney and are protected by law. © 2013 D Finney