Finger Knit Octopus Family by flax & twine | anne b. weil
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Finger Knit Octopus Family

Knitting
September 2015
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
4 stitches and 2 rows = 1 inch
in finger Knitting
35 - 40 yards (32 - 37 m)
Adult 3" wide x 10" tall (3.25" sitting); Baby: 2.5" wide x 7.5" tall (2.75" sitting)

Is it possible NOT to smile at an octopus in a bow tie? I think not! A young child will be giddy with pride to make a fuzzy friend like this for him or herself. Or, create this wooly guy to match your friend’s nursery and gift it your favorite stack of children’s books.

Materials
« 38 yards super bulky yarn per octopus. I used Madelinetosh ASAP in Courbet’s Green and Betty Draper Blue.

« Stuffing or cotton balls

« 2 buttons for eyes or thread for french knot eyes (if recipient is under 3)

« Desired needle to attach or make eyes.

« Ribbon or fabric for bow tie.