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Martian Mouse Friend Amigurumi
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 80965AD It's an animal from outer-space! This fun mouse-like alien critter is fast and easy to knit! Featured in BK4K.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 5 in. (13 cm)

PUBLISHED IN: By Kids, For Kids


CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-109 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Colonial Blue

Medium blue


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (A)

860-099 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Linen

Dusty off-white, almost gray


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Note: (B)

860-134 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Terracotta

Pumpkin orange


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Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 8 [5 mm]
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Pom-Pom Maker Small
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Additional Materials
Fiberfill stuffing

INSTRUCTIONS



ALIEN
BACK
With A, cast on 23 sts.


Work in St st (k on RS, p on WS) until piece measures 5 in.

(13 cm).

Bind off.



FRONT
Make same as Back

EARS (Make 2)
With A, cast on 6 sts.


Work in St st for 19 rows.

Bind off.



FINISHING
Coil each Ear strip into a loop and sew to Front.

With B, embroider French knots for eyes.


With a doubled strand of C, embroider a French knot nose.


With WS together, sew Front to Back with running sts in B.

Before closing final edge, stuff body lightly.


With B, make a small pompom and sew to Back for tail.


Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
k3tog = knit 3 together
p = purl
p3tog = purl 3 together
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
tbl = through the back loop
k = knit
p = purl
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side


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