Pumpkin by Amanda Berry


September 2014
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
US 5 - 3.75 mm
The pumpkin is 9cm wide and 7cm tall including the stalk.
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This little pumpkin makes a fun Halloween decoration, and you can also use it as a pincushion.

THE PATTERN INCLUDES: Row numbers for each step so you don’t lose your place, instructions for making the pumpkin, 10 photos, a list of abbreviations, a materials list and recommended yarns. The pattern is 3 pages and written in English.

TECHNIQUES: All pieces are knitted flat (back and forth) on a pair of straight knitting needles, apart from the stalk which is i-cord knitted on two DPNs. You will need to cast on, knit, increase and decrease, knit i-cord, and sew a seam.


  • A pair of straight 3.75mm knitting needles (US 5)
  • Two 3.75mm DPNs (US 5)
  • Double knitting yarn (DK or light worsted weight)
  • Small buttons for eyes

Copyright © 2014 Amanda Berry
All rights reserved

I have no objection if you wish to make these pumpkins to sell to raise funds for charity. However please do not reproduce or sell this pattern.