Pears the Elephant is cute and lovable. He has a slip stitch pattern on his legs, arms, and ears, this provides a light texture.
Pears is approximately 6 inches wide and 15 inches tall.
Pears is knit in the round and uses basic increases and decreases.
You will need:
approximately 75 grams main color
approximately 50 grams of 3 contrasting colors
28 sts, 32 rows = 4 inches stockinette stitch in
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 http://www.the-byrds-nest.com .