Little Red Squirrel Nutkin - Creme Egg Cover
Little Red Squirrel Nutkin holds a knitted acorn in both his paws and a chocolate egg in his tummy! He makes an adorable Easter gift and is perfect for Autumn with a Halloween themed egg too.
Easy to knit, using straight needles and oddments of DK yarn - the addition of eyelash yarn gives fluffy white flecks to his bushy tail. Acorn is knitted in scraps of 4 ply and a tiny amount of toy stuffing is needed also.
* Stocking Stitch
* Worked Flat
* 4mm Single-pointed Needles for Squirrel
* 2.75mm Single-pointed Needles for Acorn
Red Squirrel Nutkin is a friend of Peter Rabbit and measures 11cm (including ears). Body space for Easter Egg is 7cm.