This adorable giraffe pattern is part of the Knitables ‘Knit a Teddy’ collection. The ‘Knit a Teddy’ collection contains a selection of adorable animal teddies, cute outfits which are designed to fit all the different animals and fun accessories. Simply mix and match the teddies, outfits and accessories to create your perfect knitted teddy for that someone special!
The pattern has clear row by row instructions and lots of photographs to help you along the way. You will need to be able to knit, purl, cast on and off, increase and decrease, change colours and sew seams. All pieces are knitted flat on straight needles.
The finished teddy measures approximately 38cms when standing.
The yarns listed may be substituted for any DK yarn. The yarn amounts are approximate.
Body, head, arms, legs, ears, horns and tail: Yarn A Debbie Bliss Rialto DK, Colour Banana (057), 95g (200m)
Body, head, arms, legs and horns: Yarn B Debbie Bliss Rialto DK, Colour Camel / Tan (029), 25g (53m)
Head, arms, legs and ears: Yarn C Debbie Bliss Rialto DK, Colour Ecru (002), 30g (63m)
Mane and tail: Yarn D Stylecraft Eskimo DK, Colour Old Gold (5494) or Sirdar Funky Fur DK, Colour Beige, 20g
Eyes: Yarn E Debbie Bliss Rialto DK, Colour Earth (037), 2g
Equipment and Materials
One pair of 3.25mm knitting needles (UK10 / US3)
One long pointed darning needle and one wool sewing needle
Good quality washable polyester toy filling (approximately 110g)
Soft tape measure