Giraffe by Yolanda Soto-Lopez

Giraffe

Knitting
January 2016
Aran (8 wpi) ?
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 9 - 5.5 mm
534 yards (488 m)
12” (30.5 cm)
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Finished Size: 12” (30.5 cm)

Yarn:

Medium Weight (3.5 ounces, 170 yards (100 grams, 156 meters) per skein):

  • Lt Brown - 1 skein

(7 ounces, 364 yards (198 grams, 333 meters) per skein):

  • Gold - 1 skein

Knitting Needles:

  • Straight needles: Size 9 (5.5mm) for blanket
  • Double pointed needles (set of 4): Size 8 (5mm) for head, snout, ears, horns and arms

Additional Materials:

  • Split ring marker
  • Polyester fiberfill
  • Dk Brown embroidery floss
  • Tapestry needle
  • Yarn needle

Gauge:
Gauge is not of great importance; your Lovie may be a little larger or smaller without changing the overall effect.