Poppy Possum and her baby love to hang around.
Poppy is 16 inches from the tip of her nose to end of her tail.
The baby is 10 inches from the tip of the nose to end of the tail.
The body is done entirely in the round. Feet and legs do require some seaming.
Techniques used include:
knitting in the round
standard increases and decreases
You will need one skein of Jo-ann Sensations Angle hair,
and less then half a skein of white, dark grey and pink worsted weight yarn.
12sts, 16 rows = 2 inches in stockinette
stitch in the round, using worsted-weight yarn.
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 .