Pair of Penguins by Amanda Berry

Pair of Penguins

November 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 4 - 3.5 mm
One size: The penguins are approximately 15cm tall and the heart is 7cm tall.
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Knitted in Paintbox Yarns Simply DK, you only need one skein in each of four colours to knit a waddle of penguins and some heart shaped charms. Use your hearts as Valentines decorations, or as handy little pincushions.

ABOUT THE PATTERN: The pattern has row numbers for each step so you don’t lose your place, instructions for making the penguin and heart, a list of abbreviations and explanation of some techniques, a materials list and recommended yarns. The pattern is 4 pages and written in English.

TECHNIQUES: All pieces are knitted flat (back and forth) on a pair of straight knitting needles. You will need to know how to knit, purl, decrease and increase and do some seaming.


  • A pair of straight 3.5mm knitting needles (US 4)
  • DK (double knitting or light worsted weight) acrylic yarn; less than 40g in each colour
  • Black buttons the eyes
  • Toy filling

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