Josie & Roo Kangaroo Toys by Amanda Berry

Josie & Roo Kangaroo Toys

Knitting
April 2018
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 4 - 3.5 mm
295 - 306 yards (270 - 280 m)
One size: The kangaroo is 24cm tall (sitting) and the joey is 8cm tall.
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JOSIE AND ROO KANGAROO TOYS KNITTING PATTERNS

Little ones will bounce with joy over this cute kangaroo toy, complete with a fun joey finger puppet! They’re filled with easy shaping in simple stocking and garter stitch.

ABOUT THE PATTERN: The pattern has row numbers for each step so you don’t lose your place, instructions for making the kangaroo and joey, photos, a list of abbreviations and explanation of some techniques, a materials list and recommended yarns. The pattern is 8 pages and written in English.

TECHNIQUES: All pieces are knitted flat on straight knitting needles. You will need to cast on and off, knit, purl, work increases and decreases, and sew seams.

YARN, NEEDLES AND NOTIONS INCLUDE:

  • A pair of straight 3.5mm knitting needles (US 4)
  • A 100g skein of DK weight acrylic yarn (double knitting or light worsted weight)
  • Toy filling
  • Toy safety eyes

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This pattern was first published in Simply Knitting magazine in April 2018.