Complete with his own basket and blanket, Irene Strange’s prickly picnicker is a fun project for advanced hooksters. Bring Hester Hedgehog out of hibernation with light beige and brown yarn and a whole lot of loop stitch to make his trademark spikes.
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To hook up this fantastic pattern, you’ll need:
DROPS Lima (65% wool, 35% alpaca, 50g/100m) in Light Beige, Brown (5610) and Rust Mix (0707)
DROPS Alpaca Bouclé
(80% alpaca, 15% wool, 5% polyamide, 50g/140m) in Light Beige Mix (2020) and Brown Mix (0602)
4mm (US G/6) hook
2.75mm (US C/2) hook
2 safety eyes, 10mm
For yarn stockists contact Wool Warehouse on 01926 882818 or visit www.woolwarehouse.co.uk
You’ll find the full pattern, yarn quantities and measurements for this amazing project in issue 84
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