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June 13, 2013

Batman and Superman!

Spider-Man and The Avengers!

X-Men and Guardians of the Galaxy!

We are living in a Super World, so let’s get down with being Super Knitters!

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Holy bijou, Spud & Chloë readers! Look out for the Baddies! They always seem to bounce back during a fight (because of their cleverly weighted bottoms). These resilient monsters are just what the little hero needs for training purposes.


The Details

Pattern: Baddies
Designer: Carey Huffman
Size: 10″ tall
Hook: Size E (3.5mm) hook, or size needed to obtain gauge
Yarn: Spud & Chloë Sweater, Robot shown in Beluga #7521, Grass #7502, Waterslide #7519, Manatee #7525, Penguin #7522
• Monster shown in Splash #7510, Pollen #7508, Firecracker #7509, Igloo #7517 Igloo, Penguin #7522
Pattern available in Petite Purls, Issue 15

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Bam! Pow! Zoinks!

The life of a crime fighter is never quiet! What more can we say than… SPLAT!


The Details

Pattern: Onomatopoeia
Designer: Holli Yeoh
Size: 12-24 months [2yrs, 3yrs, 4yrs, 6yrs]
Needle: Size 4 (3.5mm) needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
• Size 6 (4mm) needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
Yarn: Spud & Chloë Sweater, shown in Skydiver #7520, Splash #7510, Firecracker, Pollen #7508, Root Beer
Pattern available in Petite Purls, Issue 15

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Every good hero knows, your alter-ego must remain a secret and you can never be caught without your costume. (If there are no longer phone booths, where do superheros dash into?) It’s best to have your quick-change apparel at the ready, like a totally portable (and hideable) crown, belt, and legwarmers! Skip the cape. 😉


The Details

Pattern: Wonder-ific!
Designer: Annika Barranti
Size: Belt and Crown – 16 (17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25)” head or waist circumference
Legwarmers – 1-3 (4-7, 8-10) years
Needle: For Belt and Crown Size 8 (5mm) 16″ circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge
• For Legwarmers Size 8 (5mm) 40″ circular needle, two circular needles, or double pointed needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
Yarn: Spud & Chloë Sweater, shown in Firefly #7505, Firecracker #7509, Lake #7504
Pattern available in Petite Purls, Issue 15

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Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound! The Bricklayer Hoodie is easy on-and-off and features buildings the good guys leap over… and the bad guys destroy!


The Details

Pattern: Bricklayer Hoodie
Designer: Jacey Scott
Size: 2T (4T, 6, 8, 10)
Needle: Size 7 (4.5mm) 24″ circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge
• Size 7 (4.5mm) 32″ or longer circular needle (for magic loop) or double pointed needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
Yarn: Spud & Chloë Sweater, shown in Grass #7503, Root Beer #7502
Pattern available in Petite Purls, Issue 15

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