Candy Cane by Jem Arrowsmith

Candy Cane

Knitting
November 2019
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
4 - 5 yards (4 - 5 m)
One size
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Keep your stitches sweet with this adorable little Candy Cane! This pattern uses very little yarn and once you have knit the full length of the Candy Cane simply bend the top into place and hang on the tree or around your home. The instructions for this pattern are supported by a photo tutorial.

This pattern is included in my Festive Knits eBook, featuring 5 other decoration patterns for the holiday season. Kits are also available containing all the materials you need to make each pattern!
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Skills / Techniques Used: Knitting an i-cord

Measurements: The finished size of your Candy Cane will be 6.25” / 17cm high (unbent) and 0.5” / 1cm in width.

Materials

For each Candy Cane you will need:

• Yarn A - 2g / 0.07oz, 3yd / 2.7m of chunky yarn for stripe 1. The yarn used in the pattern picture is Paintbox Yarns Simply Chunky, 100% Acrylic, 100g / 3.5oz, 149yd / 136m per ball, in Rose Red
• Yarn B - 2g / 0.07oz, 3yd / 2.7m of chunky yarn in a contrast colour for stripe 2. The yarn used in the pattern picture is Paintbox Yarns Simply Chunky, 100% Acrylic, 100g / 3.5oz, 149yd / 136m per ball, in Paper White
• 2 x US size 6 / 4mm double pointed needles
• 1 x 6” / 15cm long pipe cleaner at 0.25” / 0.6cm thickness, or use a few thinner ones twisted together
• A tapestry needle

This pattern has been professionally tech edited by Kniterations