This is an excellent small project to practice intarsia and felting techniques. Knit on straight needles in 5 piecesfront, back, 2 gussets, and bottom. There are so many different color combinations to pick from.
The pattern is clearly written with schematics for each section.
Before Felting: approximately 14 stitches and 18 rows = 4" After Felting: approximately 22 stitches and 31 rows = 4"
Sizing / Finished Measurements:
Before Felting: approximately 15" (38cm) wide x 20" (51cm) high x 7" (18cm) deep
After Felting: approximately 9.5" (24cm) wide x 11.5" (29.5cm) high x 4" (10cm) deep
Brown Sheep Company - Lambs Pride Worsted
190 yards each skein
3 skeins Color A
2 skeins Color B
Size 11 straight needles or size needles to obtain the correct gauge