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March Monkey
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March Monkey
Monkey Jacobus by Annita Wilschut
Knitting
Needles & yarn
Malabrigo Yarn Rios
630 yards in stash
Claddagh Yarns
Malabrigo Yarn Rios
none left in stash
1 skein = 210.0 yards (192.0 meters), 100 grams
Alpaca Direct in Hayden, Idaho
Notes

KAL Group from the past

People using Rios used needles from a 3 to a 5. Guess that makes me a 3 for starters.

Magic Cast on Video

Very helpful tips

Modified Tail

Stuffing the Monkey

Suggestion for different order of knitting

From Ericamay: I had so much trouble picking up the ear placement stitches on my first monkey, so I made sure to knit those stitches loosely this time. It still wasn’t easy, but definitely not as difficult as before.

Comment about Intarsia Face: Used DPN’s to start this. I put all contrast color stitches on one needle and therefore did not have to slip those stitches to right needle (just keep on that one needle and turn ~ very simple). After the color work, switch to 40 inch circular.

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by Malabrigo Yarn
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100% Merino
210 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: February 23, 2015
  • Updated: September 27, 2015
  • Progress updates: 3 updates