Blue Sky Fibers

René the Rhinoceros

Royal Petites Animals

Designed by Barbara Prime

$9.00

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Royal Petites Animals

Sweet, soft and fond of shoots, leaves, and mud wallows, RenÈ hails from the southern regions of Africa (Cote d’Ivoire to be exact) where his family rules with wisdom, kind acts, and fairness for all. Like most rhinos he doesnt see so well, but he’s an excellent listener, content to offer quiet companionship by the bedside or on the bookshelf.
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Pattern No. 1260

YARN:

Royal Petites by Blue Sky Fibers (100% Royal Alpaca; 35g/100yd): 1 ball

Alpaca Silk by Blue Sky Fibers (50% Alpaca/50% Silk; 50g/146yd): 7 yds

 

NEEDLES:

Size 2 (2.75mm) needles, or size needed to obtain gauge (seamed version only)

Size 2 (2.75mm) double pointed needles, or size needed to obtain gauge (in-the-round version only)

 

OTHER TOOLS:

Fiber fill or suitable stuffing

Pair 9mm craft eyes

Embroidery floss for facial embroidery

1oz. plastic beads

Stitch marker (in-the-round version only)

Tapestry needle

SKILL LEVEL:

Advanced Beginner

 

GAUGE:

In Stockinette stitch: 32 sts and 36 rows or rnds = 4″

 

SIZES:

One

No. 1701 Pewter

Yarn Used in Pattern

Royal

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