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Loom Knit Frog
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: L10049 Knit this frog with the Martha Stewart Crafts Lion Brand Yarn Knit & Weave Loom Kit.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 4 x 3 1/2 in. (10 x 9 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-172 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Kelly Green Vibrant medium green
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.29
Note: (A)

860-100 Vanna's Choice Yarn: White

Crisp white


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 and red 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 Frog 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



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

BODY
Set Up
Insert 18 small pegs into every hole anywhere along semi-circle piece - 18 working pegs placed.



With A, cast onto every working peg.
Working back and forth in rows, knit until piece measures 7 in.

(18 cm) from beginning.
Bind off.



EYES (make 2)
Set Up
Insert 8 small pegs into every hole anywhere along semi-circle piece - 8 working pegs placed.



With B, cast onto every working peg.
Knit 9 rows.
Bind off as follows: cut working yarn, leaving 8 in.

(20.5 cm) yarn tail.

Thread tail into yarn needle provided with loom.

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

Repeat along loom until all loops are threaded.

Gently remove knitting from loom.

Weave yarn in and out of remaining 3 edges; tug on end of yarn to gather knitting into a sphere.

Knot securely.



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



With A, cast onto every working peg.
Knit one row.
Bind off.


LEGS
Set Up
Insert 24 small pegs into center 24 holes on 28-hole semi-circle piece - 24 working pegs placed.



With A, cast onto every working peg.
Knit one row.
Bind off.



FINISHING
Fold Body in half.

With yarn needle provided with loom, seam top and side seams, stuffing as you go.

With black yarn, embroider a straight stitch in center of each Eye.

Sew Eyes to Body.

With black yarn, embroider 2 straight stitches on Body for nose.

With red yarn, embroider a straight stitch mouth.
Sew Arms to sides of Body and Legs to bottom of Body.
Thread yarn ends into yarn needle and weave in ends.

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