Free Loom Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Loom Knit Duck
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: L10048 Knit this duck with the Martha Stewart Crafts Lion Brand Yarn Knit & Weave Loom Kit.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 4 x 4 1/2 in. (10 x 11.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-158 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Mustard

Golden yellow


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.29
Note: (A)

860-134 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Terracotta

Pumpkin orange


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.29
Note: (B)

Martha Stewart Crafts™ Knit & Weave Loom Kit
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 45.00

Additional Materials
Fiberfill stuffing Small amount of black yarn
GAUGE:
18 stitches = about 4 in. (10 cm) EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL FOR THIS PROJECT. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

NOTES:
1. Follow loom manual instructions for SINGLE KNITTING for how to cast on, knit and bind off.
2. Each small piece of Duck is knit on one semi-circle loom piece.

The curved shape of the semi-circle piece does not affect the shape of the finished knit fabric.


3. Loom can be configured into a variety of shapes to suit your preference.

If desired, use additional loom pieces to configure loom into any shape, then knit back and forth in rows on just one side of loom.


INSTRUCTIONS



BODY
Loom Configuration
Use the following piece: (1) 28-hole semi-circle piece

Set Up
Insert 18 small pegs into center 18 holes of 28-hole semi-circle piece - 18 working pegs placed.



With A, cast on to every working peg.
Working back and forth in rows, knit until piece measures 9 in.

(23 cm) from beginning.
Bind off.



WING (make 2)
Loom Configuration
Use the following piece: (1) 28-hole semi-circle piece

Set Up
Insert 18 small pegs into center 18 holes of semi-circle piece - 18 working pegs placed.



With A, cast on to every working peg.
Knit 7 rows.
Bind off as follows: cut working yarn, leaving a 24 in.

(61 cm) tail; thread tail into yarn needle provided with loom.

Slide needle through yarn loop on peg from bottom to top of loop.

Work along loom until all loops are threaded.

Gently remove knitting from loom.

Pull end of yarn to gather stitches, add a small amount of stuffing, then use remainder of tail to sew seam.



BILL (make 1)
Loom Configuration
Use the following piece: (1) 28-hole semi-circle piece

Set Up
Place 6 small pegs into center 6 holes of 28-hole semi-circle piece - 6 working pegs placed.



With B, cast on to every working peg.
Knit 3 rows.
Bind off as follows: cut working yarn, leaving an 8 in.

(20.5 cm) tail; thread tail into yarn needle provided with loom.

Slide needle through yarn loop on peg from bottom to top of loop.

Work along loom until all loops are threaded.

Gently remove knitting from loom.

Pull end of yarn to gather stitches, knot securely.



FEET (make 2)
Loom Configuration
Use the following piece: (1) 28-hole semi-circle piece

Set Up
Insert 8 small pegs into center 8 holes of 28-hole semi-circle piece - 8 working pegs placed.



With B, cast on to every working peg.
Knit 9 rows.


Bind off.
Fold in half diagonally to form a triangle.

Seam sides.



FINISHING
Fold Body in half.

With A threaded into yarn needle, seam sides and top edge, stuffing as you go.


Sew open edge of Wings to sides of Body.

Sew flat edge of Bill to Body.
Sew one corner of each triangle foot to folded edge of Body.

With black yarn, embroider straight stitch eyes.


Thread yarn ends into yarn needle and weave in ends.

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