This pattern was created for my 4 year old. "Mom, can you knit me a shark?" Who can resist a design brief like that?
FINISHED SIZE: Approximately 15” from tail to nose
The knitting pattern PDF is available for immediate download from Etsy, following your purchase.
Hints and tips to help you with this pattern are available on my blog http://nattyknitter.wordpress.com this is mentioned in the pattern.
For an INTERMEDIATE knitter
Garter (knit) Stitch
Provisional Cast On
Knitting in the round on double pointed needles
M1L and M1R (or left and right leaning increase)
SSK and K2tog (or left and right leaning decreases)
Sewing together using running stitch
Picking Up stitches
Short Row Shaping (fully explained in the pattern)
Approximately 70 yds of Silver Gray Worsted Weight yarn
Approximately 10 yds of Pink Worsted Weight yarn
Approximately 5 yds of White Sport Weight yarn
US size 6 double pointed needles (4mm) or size needed to obtain gauge
US size 1 double pointed needles (2.25mm)
Scrap yarn or stitch holders and stitch markers
Scrap of Black yarn to embroider eyes
Have any questions? Contact the shop owner.