Pumpkin Season by Svetlana Kolesova

Pumpkin Season

October 2021
Any gauge - designed for any gauge ?
s, m, l
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The pumpkin is knitted in the round and shaped with knitting increases and decreases. You can use double pointed or circular needles.

The pattern includes instructions (written patterns and charts) for making small, medium, and large pumpkins.

Required skills:
Knit, purl
Increases, Decreases
Work in the round

Pumpkin may be knit in any yarn weight. You can use any kind of yarn, any Wool, Cotton, Acrylic etc.

Pumpkin size depends on your yarn, knitting tension and filling density.

Please find below the appr. size of resulting pumpkin and how much yarn is needed for it:

Fingering: Anika
needles №2 (US 0) 32s х 55r = 10cm (4in)
Small: d=5.5cm (2.16in), 5g – 21m (23yd)
Medium: d=7cm (2.76in), 7g – 30m (33yd)
Large: d=9cm (3.54in), 12g – 51m (58yd)

Sport: DROPS Safran
needles №2.25 (US 1) 28s х 50r = 10cm (4in)
Small: d=6.5cm (2.56in), 6g – 20m (22yd)
Medium: d=8cm (3.15in), 11g – 35m (39yd)
Large: d=10cm (4in), 17g – 55m (61yd))

DK: King Cole Big Value
needles №2.75 (US 2) 26s х 38r = 10cm (4in)
Small: d=7cm (2.76in), 8g – 24m (27yd)
Medium: d=9cm (3.54in), 15g – 44m (49yd)
Large: d=11.5cm (4.53in), 22g – 64m (70yd)

Aran: DROPS Paris
needles №3.5 (US 4) 21s х 30r = 10cm (4in)
Small: d=9.5cm (3.74in), 22g – 32m (35yd)
Medium: d=12cm (4.72in), 33g – 50m (55yd)

For stem: appr. 2m of yarn in a different color.

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