Captain America by knitterbees

Captain America

August 2018
DK (11 wpi) ?
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 1 - 2.25 mm
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This pattern has 5 pages of photos, and written instructions so you can do it quickly.
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate

Skills used: Basic knit stitch, increases, decreases, knitting in the round, basic embroidery skills.

Note: Since it is knitted in the round, there’s no messy seaming, special for somebody who don’t love to sew.

  1. 8 ply weight wool or acrylic. (I have used Moda Vera Marvel 8ply 100% acrylic for MC, CC1, CC2 and CC3 Yarn in blue for MC, beige for CC1, red for CC2, white for CC3 and scrap yarn black.
  2. 4 ply weight wool or acrylic white yarn for star and letter A.
  3. 3.25mm /US-3, 100cm/40” circular needles for magic loop and DPNs or size needed to obtain gauge.
  4. 3.25mm straight needles and 2.25mm straight needles
  5. Stitch marker
  6. Polyester stuffing
  7. Yarn needle
  8. Embroidery needles
  9. Stitch holder
  10. Plastic safety eyes

If you use thicker yarn and bigger size of needles you get a bigger toy.