Pattern 9356 - Batik, Special DK

Sleepy Sheep Toys and Hat

Are you going to knit your baby a sleepy sheep hat and matching sheep toy?

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  • About the yarns
  • What you'll need
  • Pattern amends

Batik

Batik is a wool and acrylic yarn with a lovely round twist to it. The colour effect is a painted semi-solid look that gives beautifully subtle tonal hues when knitted up. The original palette was influenced by the rich and opulent colours of Morocco but the range has expanded to include more subtle shades too.

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Weight: DK

Composition: 80% Premium Acrylic 20% Wool

Ball Size: 50g

Meterage: 138m/151yds

Wash & Care: Machine washable 30C, cool tumble dry, may dry clean, cool iron



Special DK

Stylecraft's Special yarns are class leaders, arguably the best 100% premium acrylic yarn on the market with a huge number of colours to choose from. This yarn has a super soft handle, is naturally anti pilling and tough enough to handle being thrown in the washing machine. The Special range includes 4-ply, DK, Aran, Chunky, XL and Baby qualities in a fabulous range of colours to meet every knitter (and crocheters) needs.

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Weight: DK

Composition: 100% Premium Acrylic

Ball Size: 100g

Meterage: 295m/322yds

Wash & Care: Machine washable 30C, cool tumble dry, may dry clean, cool iron



You will need: Pair of 3.75mm (UK 9 – USA 5) needles for the sheep, Pair of 4mm (UK 8 – USA 6) needles for the clothes and hat, polyester toy stuffing, small amount of dark yarn for the eyes and nose.

Child's Hat
SizesOne size
Special DK, Colour A Cream 10051
Special DK, Colour B Parchment 12181
Sheep
SizesOne size
Batik, Coral 1903 or Cherry 19041
Special DK, Cream 10051
Special DK, Parchment 12181

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