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Quick-Knit Turtles Knitting Pattern Knitting Pattern

Quick-Knit Turtles Knitting Pattern

  • Difficulty


  • Yarn Type

    Yarn Type

    DK / 8 ply

  • designer


    Sachiyo Ishii

  • Needle Size

    Needle Size

    US 4 / 3.5mm

  • Needle Type

    Needle Type


  • Techniques


    Stocking Stitch

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What you need to know

Use DK yarn from your stash or local yarn shop to knit Sachiyo Ishii's trio of turtle toys


8cm tall

What do I need?

Yarn: DK, shades Beige, Orange,
Fuchsia, Turquoise, Pink, small
amounts of each; oddment of dark
Brown 4ply
Needles: 3.5mm
Safety toy eyes: 6mm, two
Embroidery thread: black
Tapestry needle
Safety toy stuffing
Artificial flower stamen: yellow
Floristry tape: yellow-green (optional)
Crochet hook: 3mm (optional)

Skills and stitches used

How to knit
How to purl
How to cast on
How to cast off
How to work k2tog decrease
How to work stocking stitch
How to work kfb increase
How to change colour

Meet the designer

Sachiyo Ishii was a money broker in Wall Street and London before she turned her hand to crafting. Now a multimedia designer, Sachiyo is particularly renowned for her adorable knitted animals and figures. If you enjoyed making this pattern, we think you'll enjoy making Sachiyo's Dress Up Frog. View all of Sachiyo's patterns here.

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