They are 9 1/2" high
1. Knitting worsted weight yarn, for each puppet: 1 oz each of navy and pink, small
amounts of medium blue and yellow
2. Felt scraps in blue, pink and red
3. Five 1/4'' buttons, 3 white and 2 blue
4. Knitting needles no. 5
5. Yarn needle
7. Scrap of eyelet
GAUGE: 5 sts = 1"; 7 rows = 1''
Starting at top of head with pink, cast on 10 sts. Work 2 rows even in stockinette st
(k 1 row, p 1 row).
Row 3: K across, inc 1 st at beginning and end of row - 12 sts.
Rows 4-6: Continuing in stockinette st, work even.
Row 7: Repeat row 3 - 14 sts.
Rows 8-17: Work even.
Row 18: Dec 1 st at beginning and end of row - 12 sts.
Rows 19 and 20: Work even.
Row 21: Repeat row 18 - 10 sts.
Row 22: Work even. Cut pink; join medium blue and cast on 12 sts for arm.
Row 23: With medium blue, work across 22 sts, cast on 12 sts for second arm - 34 sts.
Row 24: Work even across all 34 sts.
Rows 25-27: Work even.
Rows 28 and 29: Work across, dec 1 st at end of each row - 32 sts.
Rows 30-34: Dec 1 st at beginning and end of each row - 22 sts.
Rows 35-40: Work even.
Row 41: Inc 1 st at beg and end of row - 24 sts. Break off medium blue; join navy.
Rows 42-49; With navy, work even.
Row 50: Inc 1 st at beg and end of row - 26 sts. Work 15 rows even. Bind off.
Work same as front.
Sew back and front tog wth matching yarn, leaving lower edge open.
Make two. With pink, cast on 6 sts. Work 7 rows even in stockinette st.
Row 8: Dec 1 st at beg and end of row - 4 sts.
Row 9: Work 2 tog. twice. End off. Sew hand to arm, overlapping 1/2''.
Cut yellow yarn into 20 7'' strands. With yellow, sew across center of all strands for part about 1 1/2'' long. Glue ends of strands to head. Trim sides.
From felt cut 2 small blue circles for eyes, 1 small pink circle for nose and 1 red crescent for mouth. Glue features to face. Sew 3 buttons to center front of medium blue section.
Work same. as for boy puppet, using navy for dress.
Cut yellow strands into 18 16" strands. Sew to head as for boy, but do not glue to head. Secure strands at side of head with a small stitch, then braid. Tie each braid with navy yarn bow. Wind yarn over finger 3 times to make a curl of hair. Sew 3 curls at front of part. Sew eyelet around neck.
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