These chubby tangram pieces are easier for little hands to use. This Chinese puzzle consists of seven shapes, called tans, that form a square of can be combined for a variety of shapes. The objective of the puzzle is to form a specific shape, but just let your kids loose with them and let them create ships, rabbits, people, spinning tops, or anything they can think of!
Designer Teresa Alvarez
Finished Size About 11.5″ square.
Yarn Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice (100% acrylic; 170 yd [156 m]/3.5oz [100 g]): #102 aqua (A), #103 soft pink (B), #140 dusty rose (C), #147 purple (D), #157 radiant yellow (E), #171 fern (F), #172 kelly green (G); 1 skein each.
Hook Size C/2 (2.75 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions St markers (m); yarn needle; foam for filling.
Gauge 19 sts and 20 rows = 4″ in sc.