Fox by Megan Kreiner


October 2017
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
US 6 - 4.0 mm
140 - 160 yards (128 - 146 m)
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This rusty-red knitted fox is super cute and just a little bit sly. Megan Kreiner – professional maker of cute critters – walks you through every step of how to knit this tiny fox, from pointy ears to bushy tail. Made up in a squishy worsted-weight yarn, this critter knits up quickly and will be adored by children of all ages. The finished fox is 7” x 5” – to make your very own, follow the video instructions alongside the PDF pattern download.

Learn how to:

  • Pick up stitches
  • Work circularly in Magic Loop
  • Increase, decrease, and change colors
  • Knit and assemble fox parts
  • Stuff body and add plastic safety eyes

Berroco Comfort (worsted weight yarn)
9765, Spice (70 yards)
9700, Chalk (40 yards)
9734, Liquorice (30 yards)

  • Size 6 (4 mm) circular needles (if using Magic Loop), or a set of DPNs and pair of straight needles
  • 1 pair of 9 mm black safety eyes, or small amount of black yarn or felt (for kids under 3)
  • Tapestry needle
  • Scrap yarn, approximately 1 yard
  • Stitch holder
  • 2 stitch markers or safety pins
  • Stuffing
  • Scissors
  • Slip ring markers

Finished Size: Approx 7” x 5”