Sunday, February 27, 2005

Portrait of Boris and Audrey as Egg Warmers




Cat Egg Warmer pattern:

Materials: fingering yarn, any colours, size 12 needles, embroidery thread, broom bristles.

Tension: 8 sts. and 11 rows to 1 in. over st. st.

Pattern: CO 20.
K1, P1 rib for 5 rows.
St. st. for 26 rows.
Inc. 1 each end of next and every alternate row 3 times. (26 sts.)
Work to end of 36th row.
Dec. 1 each end of next and every alternate row 3 times.
Work to end of 61st row.
K1, P1 rib for 5 rows.
CO and weave in ends.

Finishing: Embroider eyes, nose and mouth. Fold cat in half and sew up seams with yarn. Thread broom bristles through nose for whiskers. If a tabby effect is desired, use a variegated yarn or different colours worked in intarsia. Done.

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2 comments:

Snax in the City said...

Ooooooo...Michelle. Those are way too cute and a fabulous idea! I have some remnant yarn...I now have a project to do....Thanks for the pattern! I really wish you guys lived closer...the fun we could have with knitting and food!
Mary Ann

Anonymous said...

Hello Michelle!

My "Monday Group" ladies thought that your cup cakes were so cute, just you wait when next Monday I show them the egg warmers of Boris and Audrey !!!

Love from Saudi Arabia -

Renee