Monster Pencil Toppers by Butterflylove1

Monster Pencil Toppers

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June 2019
both are used in this pattern
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
20 - 30 yards (18 - 27 m)
About 1.5-2 inches (4-5cm) high
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Discontinued. This digital pattern is no longer available online.

Looking to create something a little unusual?

These monster pencil toppers make great gifts and are super quick to knit up!

The ButterflyLove pdf Monster Pencil Toppers knitting pattern gives you clear step by step instructions to make your own little scary friends. This pattern only involves knitting flat and is suitable for a beginner knitter who doesn’t mind a tiny bit of embroidery. You can also contact me at any point if you need technical advice or have any other queries.

What you will need:

2 knitting needles (US2/2.75mm or as per tension advice)
2 knitting needles (US3/3.25mm or as per tension advice)
5-10g novelty chunky yarn (e.g. Bergere de France Plume 24779 ‘Neon’ or 52428 ‘Brun Rouge’)
5g white DK yarn (e.g. Sirdar Snuggly DK 251 ‘White’)
5g red or pink DK yarn (e.g. Sirdar Snuggly DK 242 ‘Flamenco’ or 350 ‘Spicy Pink’)
Two black plastic toy safety eyes (6mm)
Polyfil toy stuffing
1 tapestry needle for finishing

Skills used: Casting on and off, Increasing and decreasing, Embroidery

Stitches used: Stocking stitch, Rib

This pattern is sold on the condition that it will be used for personal use only, e.g. making gifts for family and friends, not for commercial purposes.

All knitting patterns in ButterflyLove1’s Ravelry shop have been designed and written by Dawn Finney and are protected by law.
© 2019 D Finney