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I'll Huff and I'll Puff - Straw by Lisa Kereliuk
Needle and yarn
US 9 - 5.5 mm
Loops & Threads Cozy Wool
-171 yards in stash
2.9 skeins = 261.0 yards (238.7 meters), 368 grams
February 13, 2013

The story of The Three Little Pigs inspired me to design this toy box.

I used just 260 yards of yarn in knitting this, but you may need more, so I suggest you buy four balls to be safe.

The straws aren’t visible in the final project as long as you seam it carefully. The straws I used were bright green and were the flexible type that we call “bendy-straws”.

You could give this bag a little more structure and stability by knitting the top edges into casings similar to how the bottom casings were created, instead of finishing them off with an i-cord cast off.

Cost of materials $9.

See also Sticks and Bricks

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About this yarn
Cozy Wool
by Loops & Threads
Super Bulky
50% Wool, 50% Acrylic
90 yards / 127 grams
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  • Project created: March 8, 2013
  • Finished: March 15, 2013
  • Updated: April 8, 2014