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Pictured: Tiny Knitted Acorn by Susan Rees-Osborne

Tiny Acorns Patterns:

 

Wee Twee Tiny Acorns

Pattern Design:  Pamela Wynne

Pamela Wynne is the creator of FlintKnits

 

Acorn

Pattern Design: Susan Rees-Osborne

Images: Susan Rees-Osborne

Susan Rees-Osborne is the creator of PeaSoupoftheDay

Class Description

This one-session class is designed for Fall Fun!  Students will learn various ways of making little, Tiny Acorns on double pointed needles using techniques which can be applied to a variety of little finger puppets, or other small toys and gifts.  Made with any fingering to worsted weight wool yarn, these tiny acorns will put you in the mood for a colorful Autumn season!

 

Pre-requisite Skills

         Knit, Purl and simple knit/purl combinations

         At least one type of cast on and bind off

 

Supplies / Materials

         Two free patterns downloaded from

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/flintknits/wee-twee-tiny-acorn-tutorial (you will need to sign up for ravelry!), and

http://peasoupoftheday.blogspot.com/2008/12/tiny-knitted-acorn-pattern.html

         Scraps of yarn from your stash (less than 25 yards each of two colors)

         2 mm (US #0) double pointed knitting needles

         Wool fleece fill or polyfil

         Tapestry needle

 

Recommended Yarn (Available at The Yarn Basket)

         Brown Sheep Company Nature Spun Fingering or Worsted Weight

         Pace Sock Yarn