Horse + Unicorn by Rebecca Gina Jones

Horse + Unicorn

September 2021
DK (11 wpi) ?
34 stitches and 38 rows = 4 inches
US 2 - 2.75 mm
55 - 77 yards (50 - 70 m)
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This pattern is available from for NZ$6.00.

Knit this sweet horse/unicorn for a new arrival, easy to grip and perfect for a cuddle. Not only will you have the joy of creating a new friend but half of the pattern price will be donated to Safe for Animals.

SAFE for Animals is New Zealand’s leading animal rights charity. Aotearoa New Zealand is a nation of animal lovers, however, the scale of suffering faced by animals, particularly farmed animals, is immense. Together with our supporters, SAFE is driving positive change on a massive scale. Stand with us as we create a kinder Aotearoa for all animals.

You can choose either a horse or unicorn, designed in a Waldorf style it is easy to knit using simple techniques and minimal materials with a photo step by step tutorial. The toy can also be easily made into a rattle.

The pattern is available for instant download in English. Finished horse is 8cm in height and 11cm long.

Skills required:
Cast on, knit stitch, knit 2 stitches together, cast off, simple embroidery, increase, knit 3 stitches together, i-cord

Materials used:

About 25g of DK 8ply wool or cotton (colour of your choice)
A small amount of wool or cotton for the mane in the colour of          
your choice
2.75mm knitting needles
2.75mm DPNS for the horn (only if knitting unicorn)
A small amount of black embroidery thread for eyes
A small amount of gold embroidery thread for horn (only if 
knitting unicorn)
Darning needle for sewing the project together
Wool stuffing

The body of the horse is knitted in one piece and the ears are knitted separately and sewn on at the end.

This pattern is for private use only. Please do not copy, sell or distribute the pattern or sell any items produced from this pattern for commercial use. Patterns cannot be returned or refunded.

This listing is for the PDF PATTERN ONLY not the finished toy.
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