Big Friendly Kite
Looking to make something unique?
Here's a big friendly kite, perfect to cuddle up with at the end of a long day or tote around the house. How lovely.
The ButterflyLove pdf Big Friendly Kite knitting pattern gives you clear step by step instructions and handy hints along the way.
This pattern only involves knitting flat and is suitable for a beginner or intermediate knitter. It's also a great way to use up those odd ball ends you have lying around the place!
What you will need: 2 knitting needles (US2/2.75mm or as per tension advice), 30g yarn for the diamond, 5g white yarn for the tail, 5g yarn for each bow, Polyfil toy stuffing, 2 plastic toy safety eyes (12mm), Plastic toy squeaker (optional), 1 tapestry needle for finishing
Skills used: Casting on and off, Increasing, Decreasing, I-cord, Intarsia
Stitches used: Stocking stitch