Oh, Gnome, You Didn't by Sarah Schira

Oh, Gnome, You Didn't

Knitting
August 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette in the round, smallest needles
US 1 - 2.25 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
160 - 180 yards (146 - 165 m)
5.5" / 14 cm tall
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Whoa, Gnellie! Did I really just design a gnome without a beard?

When the wind howls on a cold night, a gnome without a beard has to wrap up tight! Hands stuffed in pockets, scarf up to the eyeballs - I’ve been there! This medium-sized gnome is full of fun little details to bring a smile to your face even if no one can see it under the scarf.

Originally part of our second Mystery Gnome Knitalong, this pattern has now been released as a single file.

Size
Height: 5.5” / 14 cm
Circumference: 9.5” / 24 cm

SKILLS USED
•knit and purl
•working in the round on DPNs
•i-cord
•kfb, M1L, M1R, M1P
•k2tog, ssk, p2tog
•picking up sts
•Kitchener stitch aka grafting
⭐️ 9 video tutorials are linked in the pattern

MATERIALS
•Yarn
Approximate yardage fingering weight
(with a 15% buffer)
C1 (hat): 50 yd. / 45 m, approximately 13 g
C2 (body): 60 yd. / 55 m, approximately 15 g
C3 (nose/hands): 10 yd. / 9 m,
approximately 2 g
C4 (scarf): 25 yd / 23 m, approximately 5 g

Colours shown: Clove Multi, Lettuce Tonal, Marigold from Black Sheep Dyeworks

•Needles  
US 1 / 2.25 mm and US 2 / 2.75 mm DPNs (set of 4), and US 6 / 4 mm for knitting flat OR size needed to get gauge plus needles that are 2 sizes and 5 sizes bigger

•Notions: darning needle, waste yarn, stitch markers, poly pellets/aquarium gravel/dried beans, small amount of roving/polyfill stuffing

Gauge
28 sts and 44 rounds = 4” / 10 cm in stockinette in the round on smallest needles

This pattern has been tech edited and test knit.