Hello, welcome to my corner of Craftsy! I'm Lorna, founder and crochet expert at Knits for Life. I am on a mission to bring more yarn to your life. My patterns are easy to understand and include ...
Hello, welcome to my corner of Craftsy! I'm Lorna, founder and crochet expert at Knits for Life. I am on a mission to bring more yarn to your life. My patterns are easy to understand and include photo and/or video tips for the tricky bits. I'd love for you to tag your pics @knitsforlife around the web to share them with me!View all patterns by designer (20) »
We love yarnbombing projects that transform everyday objects into surprising characters. While we expected kids to love them, we were surprised how much these characters took adults out of their daily doldrums by adding a little fun to their lives too. Now you can help fill the world with whimsy and bring a smile to the faces in your neighborhood. This pattern includes instructions for a ridgeback or flat body. Make one for your favorite bike rack today!
You can work this pattern with any yarn or hook, as long as you follow the gauge and directions for adjusting it to fit your pole.
Pattern download: After checkout you'll find a link to immediately download this 2-page pdf file.
Size: Fits poles 7 inches around, with notes on adjusting the pattern for larger or smaller poles. Crochet the yarnbomb to your desired length.
Skill level: Intermediate
Required skills: It's about one stop up from a beginner's pattern, using an adjustable magic ring, single crochet, increase, decrease, half double crochet, double crochet, and sewing for assembly.
Materials: 300 yd worsted weight yarn, J 6 mm crochet hook, tapestry needle, stuffing.
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300 yards of Worsted weight