Knitted Totoro Lovey by Eveline Arnold

Knitted Totoro Lovey

Knitting
July 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
One size
This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download
Errata available: /patterns/show

Update (July 24, 2016) - Fixed the instructions for the arm/leg section. The old version included a purl ridge that isn’t needed.
Update 2 (July 25, 2016)- Thanks to Victoria4515; added instructions for blanket cast on and fixed color change (white to grey) instructions.

Totoro Blanket/Stuffed Animal
Adapted by Eveline Arnold (EggieKnits on Ravelry)

Adapted from:
Bunny Blanket by Karen Van Harten

Mini Lovey Blanket from Rainebo Designs:
http://www.craftsy.com/pattern/knitting/toy/mini-lovey-bl...

This is a knit “lovey blanket” depicting My Neighbor Totoro. I adapted it from several patterns (listed above). Please let me know if you find any errata.

Note - I let the edges of the blanket curl; if you don’t want the curl, finish the bottom 8 rows of the blanket in garter stitch.

Materials
• Worsted weight yarn (approx. 300 yds total), grey and white
• Small length of worsted weight green yarn for leaf “hat”
• Small amount of black worsted weight black yarn to embroider nose

• US Size 6 Double Point Knitting Needles (5)
• US Size 6 24” Circular Knitting Needles
• US Size 4 (3.5mm) Circular or Double Pointed Needles (5)

• Fiberfill for stuffing head and arms

• Small black safety eyes, approximately 7 mm
• White felt for eyes
• Safety pins to help with assembly.

Gauge not critical to project
Made with Michael’s Impeccable yarn (grey) and Red Heart Super Saver (white, green, and black yarn)