Here boy! Come on, bring me the stuffing! Good boy. A cute little toy for the dog lover in your life, or vice versa.
Finished measurements: 9 ” / 23 cm high
Yarn: Caledon Hills Worsted Wool (220 yds / 201 m per 3½ oz / 100 g skein; 100% Wool)
2 skeins #825 Grizzly Bear
1 skein #875 Blue Skies
Needles & Notions: Size 3 US / 3.25 mm set of double-pointed needles
Stuffing, tapestry needle, doll making needle, black embroidery floss, brown embroidery floss to match MC, scrap of red felt for tongue, 2 buttons 1¼” / 32 mm diameter, two glass eyes 3/8” / 10 mm diameter, small dog tag or medallion
Gauge: 28 sts and 36 rows = 4” / 10 cm in St st (before stuffing)
This toy is knitted at a tight gauge to keep the stuffing from showing.
Construction Notes: Knit in a tight gauge for a firm fabric, in pieces which are stuffed before they are sewn together. Poseable hip joints are accented with large buttons. Glass eyes and embroidered nose and mouth.