Purl Soho

Yarn for Bobble Sheep Pillow

 

Purl Soho

Yarn for Bobble Sheep Pillow

Description
With the softest yarn we could find and the perkiest, knobbiest texture we could create, our squishy, squeezy Bobble Sheep Pillow demands a hug! In either bulky Super Soft Merino or jumbo Gentle Giant, our Yarn for Bobble Sheep Pillow kit has all the yarn you'll need to knit up your own sweet sheepy, big in size and spirit! Please click Product Details, above, for more information.
Product Details
Super Soft Merino Version

MATERIALS

  • Main Yarn: 4 skeins of Purl Soho’s Super Soft Merino, 100% merino wool, in Heirloom White, Toasted Charcoal, or Soft Black
  • Contrast Yarn: 1 skein of Blue Sky’s Sport Weight Alpaca, 100% baby alpaca, in the color 509 Dark Gray

 

You'll also need...

US 11, 16 or 24-inch circular needles Set of US 11 double pointed needles Set of US 3 double pointed needles 1 bag of Fairfield’s Poly-fil Stuffing Scrap yarn (bulky weight) and crochet hook to match (for provisional cast on) - See more at: http://www.purlsoho.com/create/2013/03/03/lauras-loop-bobble-sheep-pillow/#sthash.liJrpvkY.dpuf

 

GAUGE

12 stitches = 4 inches in garter stitch with Main Yarn on larger needle

28 stitches = 4 inches in stockinette with Contrast Yarn on smaller needle

 

SIZE

19 inches wide (from chest to rear) x 14 inches tall (from top of back to bottom of belly) - See more at: http://www.purlsoho.com/create/2013/03/03/lauras-loop-bobble-sheep-pillow/#sthash.liJrpvkY.dpuf

19 inches wide (from chest to rear) x 14 inches tall (from top of back to bottom of belly)

 

Gentle Giant Version

MATERIALS

  • Main Yarn: 10 skeins of Purl Soho’s Gentle Giant, 100% merino wool, in Heirloom White or Graphite Gray
  • Contrast Yarn: 1 skein of Purl Soho’s Flax Down, 43% baby alpaca, 42% merino wool, 15% linen, in Toasted Charcoal

 

You'll also need...

  • US 17, 32-inch circular needles
  • Optional: US 17, 24-inch circular needles (When you start the body of the sheep, you may find it more comfortable to use 24-inch circular needles than the double pointed needles. You will still need the double pointed needles to work the tail though.)
  • Set of US 17 double pointed needles
  • Set of US 10 double pointed needles
  • 1 bag of Fairfield’s Poly-fil Stuffing
  • Scrap yarn (jumbo weight) and crochet hook to match (for provisional cast on)

 

GAUGE

8 stitches = 4 inches in garter stitch with Main Yarn on larger needles

15 stitches = 4 inches in stockinette stitch with Contrast Yarn, doubled, on smaller needles

 

SIZE

28 inches wide (from chest to rear) x 15 inches tall (from top of back to bottom of belly)

 

Type

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