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Caterpillar Scarf

from Rian Anderson
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Caterpillar Scarf
Caterpillar Scarf
Caterpillar Scarf
Caterpillar Scarf

Pattern Description:

A cute caterpillar to wrap around your neck - for kids and the young at heart!
Easy to make. Pattern in red and green but it ooks great in any colour - how about a rainbow caterpillar...?


18 sts, 34 rows on 4.5 mm (US 7) needles in garter
stitch (knit every row) and 8 ply yarn = 10 cm

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approx 80 cm long from head to tail, 13 cms wide at middle of body (make it longer if you wish)


  • 8 ply / DK yarn: red x 20 gms for head and feet, light green x 40 gms, dark green x 20 gms
  • 1 pr 4.5 mm (US 7) needles
  • 2 double pointed needles size 3.75 mm (US 5) or 3.5 mm (US 4)

You Will Also Need:

  • a pair of 18 mm sew-on "joggle" eyes
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About the designer

I learnt to knit when I was 4 and have been happily creating ever since.

I have a lot of fun designing patterns for sale - most are quirky things like dog tea cosies, dragon scarves and koala ...

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