Hippo from African Animal Baby Mobile

from Dana Biddle Designs

Hippo from African Animal Baby Mobile Pattern

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Hippo from African Animal Baby Mobile Hippo from African Animal Baby Mobile

Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Toy

Item:

Animal

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit

Pattern Description:

The African Animal Baby Mobile is made up of 5 African animals commonly found in our national parks and game reserves around the country, they are not quite the Big 5 but they are my favourite five. This pattern is for the hippo only and includes instructions for making a mobile. If you would like the patterns for the other animals, lion, elephant, giraffe and zebra, they are available individually and also as an e-book.

You will need:
Yarn - DK woolscraps of grey
Eyes and nostrils - black
Mobile Stick - sky blue
3mm knitting needles
3mm double pointed knitting needles
Super wash Merino tops for stuffing
Dowel stick length to suit you
Curtain ring
Elasticised transparent beading cord
5 buttons to match your animals
12 crimp beads
Pliers

Materials:

  • DK yarn - scraps of grey, black and blue
  • 3mm knitting needles
  • 3mm double pointed knitting needles
  • super wash merino tops
  • dowel stick
  • curtain ring
  • elasticised transparent beading cord
  • buttons to match your animals
  • crimp beads
  • pliers

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

ColourSpun Natural Designer Yarn

Colorway:

grey

About Designer

About Designer

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Dana Biddle Designs
by ColourSpun
Heidelberg, Gauteng, South Africa
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I'm a fibreholic - slightly off beat, dancing to my own tune, a whizz at multi-tasking - I juggle being a wife; mother; fibre artist; author, consulting editor - textiles for Stitches magazine; .. and anything else that takes my fancy.

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