Percy Peacock

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Percy Peacock Pattern


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Knitting: Percy Peacock
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details







Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knitting in the round
  • basic increases and decreaes

Pattern Description:

Percy the peacock is about 5 inches tall and 7 inches across the tail-span.

Percy is knitted in the round with the tail and feet knit flat and sewn on. Basic increases and decreases are used.

Approximately 50 grams of the main color is used, less for the contrasting colors.


10 stitches and 14 rows = 2 inches in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Width: approximately 7 inches across tailspan
  • Length: approximately 5 inches


  • worsted weight yarn 1 skien in main color and 1 skein in contrasting color
  • bulky weight yarn 1 skein
  • 1 set DPNs US size 6/4mm

You Will Also Need:

  • 8mm Safety eyes (optional)
  • Crochet hook size G
  • Plastic pellets (optional)
  • Polyester fiberfill
  • Stitch marker
  • Tapestry needle

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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