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My first puppets: Geraldine Giraffe

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : My first puppets: Geraldine Giraffe
My first puppets: Geraldine Giraffe

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • dc/sc = UK double / US single crochet
  • htr/hdc = UK half treble / US half double crochet
  • tr/dc = UK treble / US double crochet
  • dc/sc2tog = UK double Crochet / US Single Crochet 2 sts together
  • cc = change colour

Pattern Description:

Help stimulate your child's imagination with an easy to work hand puppet. Designed simply so that even the littlest of hands can make Geraldine's mouth move. Hand puppets are a fun extension of pretend play that any child can engage in. Let your child take the lead and you'll be amazed at where you will go together. Geraldine Giraffe is no.2 of a 4 part set of other animal puppets.

Finished puppet is approx. 8 inches / 25 cm from nose to cuff and will fit little hands easily; it will also stretch to accommodate adult hands too for adult / child playtime.

This pattern is (c) designed by Heather Gibbs 2013 and is for Personal use only, not for resale. However, you are welcome to donate, gift as well as sell any of your finished items (if you are an Individual Crafter). If you sell your work online, please credit the work as appropriate and link to my pages where you can:

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/KeepCalmAndCrochetOnUk
Storenvy: http://kcacouk.storenvy.com/
Mummymakers: http://mummymakers.co.uk/kcacouk/
Craftsy: http://www.craftsy.com/user/pattern/store/833712
Ravelry: http://www.ravelry.com/people/KCACO-UK
Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/KCACOUK/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/KCACOUK

Gauge:

5 dc/sc = 1 inch / 2.5 cm

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished puppet is approx. 8 inches / 25 cm from nose to cuff and will fit little hands easily; it will also stretch to accommodate adult hands too for adult / child playtime.

Materials:

  • 4 mm (US size G)

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch marker
  • Small amount of toy stuffing
  • Yarn needle
  • Pins (Optional)

Suggested yarn:

70 yards of DK weight

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$5.00

Intermediate
Crocheting
Toy
Puppet
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Hi there! I'm a happily married, full time working mum with one baby and a dog. With a hectic lifestyle the one thing that keeps me sane and calm is crocheting. If like me there are times when you ...

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