Roy the Gardener
Roy may have two pointy horns on his head, but he is as sweet as can be. He is a simple monster who enjoys gardening and going barefoot all year-round.
Designer: Brenda K. B. Anderson
Finished Size: 8″ tall (including horns).
Yarn: Worsted Weight (#4 Medium).
Shown Here: Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice (100% acrylic; 170 yd [156 m]/31⁄2 oz [100 g]; ): #158 mustard (MC); #107 sapphire (CC1); #171 fern (CC2), 1 ball each.
Red Heart Soft (100% acrylic; 256 yd [234 m]/5 oz [140 g]; ): #4600 white (CC3), 1 ball.
Hook: Sizes G/6 (4 mm) and steel hook size 6 (1.6 mm; for teeth only). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: White pearl cotton or embroidery floss (for teeth); yarn needle; one pair 16 mm green safety eyes; polyester fiberfill; two 3⁄8″ buttons; sewing thread and needle; stitch marker (m).
Gauge: 17 sts and 19 rows = 4″ in sc with larger hook.
Skill Level: Easy.