Lacy Pig Buddy

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Lacy Pig Buddy Pattern


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Knitting: Lacy Pig Buddy
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details







Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knitting flat
  • knitting in the round
  • Standard increases and decreases
  • yarn over

Pattern Description:

The Lacy Pig Buddy is a great toy for a baby.
It is a quick and easy blanket buddy. It uses a simple yarnover technique for the body, and stockinette stitch for the head.

The lace provides a nice texture for the baby.

Photo with baby is copyright to Geneve Hoffmann, from Lace One-Skein Wonders, used with permission from Storey Publishing.


10 sts, 14 rows = 2 inches in garter stitch
using straight needles

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 12 inches wide, 14 inches long


  • worsted weight yarn
  • 1 set US size 8/5.0mm straights
  • 1 set US size 5/3.75mm DPNs

You Will Also Need:

  • Polyester fiberfill
  • Stitch markers
  • Tapestry needle
  • Small amount of black yarn for eyes

Suggested yarn:

220 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cascade 220 Super wash


pink rose

About Designer

About Designer

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Julie is a designer of knit toys, and a knitting instructor. She strives to design toys with a whimsical feel that children will love. She likes to incorporate different textures into her designs as well as fun colors. Julie's work can be found at her website .

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