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Indian Elephant Knitting Pattern

Indian Elephant

  • Difficulty


  • Yarn Type

    Yarn Type

    Aran / Worsted, DK / 8 ply

  • designer


    Val Pierce

  • Needle Size

    Needle Size

    US 6 / 4.0mm, US 7 / 4.5mm

  • Needle Type

    Needle Type


  • Techniques


    Stocking Stitch, Basic Shaping, Intarsia + 3 more

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What you need to know

As well as being king of the jungle, our handsome Indian elephant Raja by Val Pierce will soon become king of your heart. With his bright ceremonial dress and flapping ears, he is certainly a sight to behold and is worked in moss stitch, giving him a lovely textured finish. If you're not familiar with this stitch, work a swatch first to practice it by casting on ten stitches and then working (k1, p1) to end on the first row and (p1, k1) to end on the second row.

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Watch to learn

Brush up on the skills needed for this pattern with this tutorial.

Techniques: Stocking Stitch, Basic Shaping, Intarsia, Garter , Moss, Slip Stitch

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