Backyard Critters 7: Mallard Duck, Mouse, Badger Felted Knit Amigurumi Pattern, 4 inch
Mouse, Mallard Duck, Badger
Finished Size: Approximately 3-1/2 to 4 inches (8.9-10.2cm) tall, depending on yarn used and amount of felting.
Yarn: Use only 100% wool, worsted weight. Do not use a ‘superwash’ wool as this will not felt. Bleached white yarns do not felt and many off-white yarns may not felt well. Test a sample knit swatch of white yarn before using. Yardages are approximate:
- Mouse: Dark Natural (32yd/29.5m); Pink (2yd/2m).
- Mallard Duck: Dark Green (16yd/15m); White (2yd/2m); Natural (18yd/16.5m); Gold (2yd/2m).
- Badger: White (22yd/20.5m); Dark Gray (16yd/15m); Black (12yd/11m).
Needles: Straight needles, size 10 US/6mm.
- Felt: black (All), pink (Mouse, Badger).
- Embroidery floss: black (All), white (All), pink (Mouse, Badger).
- Removable stitch markers (Badger).
- Yarn or tapestry needle; embroidery needle.
- Polyester Pellets, Approximately 1oz/28g per project
- Small amount of waste cotton yarn to temporarily secure seams.
Stitches: M1 (Make one), K2TOG.