A few years ago, I designed a lovely little princess blankie toy for my baby niece Scarlett. When a dear friend of mine became a grandma a few months ago, I figured it was time to design a little prince to match.
I hope I did you proud, Elizabeth :)
50g Wendy Merino DK Dutch Blue
25g Wendy Merino DK Birch (beige)
25g Wendy Merino DK Barley
10g Wendy Merino DK Persian Red
10g Wendy Merino Dk Jet (black)
Small amount of yellow
( I used Maize but this shade is discontinued. A suitable substitute would be Corn but it is not as vibrant)
4mm and 3.5mm straight needles (this pattern can easily be adapted to knitting in the round if that’s your preferred method)
Kfb: Knit in the front and back of the next stitch, creating 2 stitches.
Pfb: Purl in the front and back of the next stitch, creating 2 stitches.
K2tog: Knit the next two stitches together. This decreases the number of stitches by one.
P2tog: Purl the next two stitches together. This decreases the number of stitches by one.