Zach the Crocodile
Zach the crocodile has a soft and cuddly finish. His textured detail is achieved by working cables and moss stich.
Zach is knitted from the mouth to the tail in one piece for minimal finishing.
Size Total Height: 7 cm (2 ¾ inches) Total Length: 44 cm (17 ¼ inches)
Skills Casting on, knit, purl, increasing, decreasing, working in the round, working cables, casting off, picking up sts, short rows
Gauge 26 sts and 32 rows to 10 cm (4 inches) over stocking stitch after washing and blocking
Yarn Knoll Yarns Coast DK (55% Lambswool 45% Cotton; 117m [128yds] per 50g ball) Crab Apple 012; 2 x 50g balls
Needles and Accessories Always use needle size needed to get correct gauge. 3mm (2.5 US) DPNs or your preferred needles for working small circumferences in the round Cable needle Yarn needle Stitch marker Waste yarn for holding stitches 2 buttons or alternatives for eyes Toy stuffing