Giant Activated Platelet (Thrombocyte)
This plucky giant activated platelet is ready to leap into action as the clotting superhero of the human body!
Large enough to cuddle, why not knit one to make your favourite scientist, teacher or doctor smile, or simply to cheer up your own lab!
What you will need:
2 knitting needles (US5/3.75mm or as per tension advice)
100g purple chunky yarn (e.g. Stylecraft Special Chunky 1084 ‘Magenta’) T
wo black toy safety eyes (15mm)
Polyfil toy stuffing
1 tapestry needle for finishing
Skills used: Casting on and off, Increasing and Decreasing, Picking up stitches, Grafting
Stitches used: Stocking stitch