Blue Sky Fibers

Knit Chickens

The Classic Series

Design by Susan B. Anderson

$9.00

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The only Blue Sky Fibers pattern that calls for knitting a wattle, these super-silly huggable hens come in three sizes.

Pattern No. KC

YARN:

Organic Cotton (Worsted) by Blue Sky Fibers (100% Organic Cotton; 100 grams/150yd):

Medium or Large: 2 hanks A

All Sizes: 1 hank B, 1 hank C, 1 hank D

 

NEEDLES:

Two size 5 (3.75mm) 24″ circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge

Small and Medium: Size 5 (3.75mm) 16″ circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge

Medium: Size 5 (3.75mm) double pointed needles, or size needed to obtain gauge (optional)

 

OTHER TOOLS:

Medium: Size G (4mm) hook (optional)

Stitch marker

Black embroidery floss for eyes

Straight pins

Tapestry needle

Fiberfill

Poly-Pellets (optional)

SKILL LEVEL:

Intermediate

 

GAUGE:

In St st, 22 sts and 33 rows = 4″

 

SIZES:

S (M, L)

 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

Length: 8 (10, 12)”

Height: 7 (8, 9)”

Width: 5 (5½, 6)”

No. 80 Bone / No. 604 Aloe / No. 601 Poppy / No. 608 Lemonade

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