Bunimals by Barbara Prime

Bunimals

by Barbara Prime
Knitting
February 2020
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
5.5 stitches and 7 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
100 - 110 yards (91 - 101 m)
40 cm around, 8 cm tall
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Bunimals are silly, cuddly, bun-shaped toys with Cat, Frog, Mouse, Rabbit, and Robin variations. They knit up fast and are easy to embellish or modify.

Yarn
Cat: 40 g of worsted weight yarn in yellow (MC), 10 g of worsted weight yarn in white (CC), 5 g of worsted weight yarn in pink for embellishments, small amount of fine black yarn for nose and mouth
Frog: 40 g of worsted weight yarn in green (MC), 10 g of worsted weight yarn in white (CC), small amount of worsted weight yarn in pink for cheeks, small amount of fine black yarn for mouth
Mouse: 40 g of worsted weight yarn in blue (MC), 10 g of worsted weight yarn in white (CC), 5 g of worsted weight yarn in pink for embellishments, small amount of fine black yarn for nose and mouth
Rabbit: 40 g of worsted weight yarn in purple (MC), 10 g of worsted weight yarn in white (CC), 5 g of worsted weight yarn in pink for embellishments, small amount of fine black yarn for nose and mouth
Robin: 40 g of worsted weight yarn in grey (MC), 10 g of worsted weight yarn in pink (CC), 5 g of worsted weight yarn in yellow (CC2)

Needles and Notions
4 mm circular knitting needle (at least 41 cm/16” long), two 4 mm double pointed needles (dpns, optional for mouse), tapestry needle, a pair of 12 mm safety eyes for each toy, stuffing