Circus Train Engine



Circus Train Engine by Megan Kreiner in Love of Knitting, Spring 2016

Difficulty Level Intermediate

Choo Choo! Car #1 in a four-car series, this decked-out circus train engine comes complete with whistle and cowcatcher! Customize it with some gold pinstriping to make your locomotive extra special.

Designed by Megan Kreiner of MK Crochet / MK Knits

Yarn weight: 3

Yarn used: Ultra Pima by Cascade Yarns

  • 1 skein Ultra Pima by Cascade Yarns, 100% mercerized cotton (200 yds/ 100g) in each of colors 3733 Turquoise (A), 3779 Pansy (B), 3729 Gray (C), 3754 True Black (D), 3728 White (E), and 3747 Gold (F)


  • U.S. size 4 (3.5mm) straight needles and set of 5 DPNs, or size required for gauge
  • Stitch markers
  • Yarn needle
  • Polyester fiberfill
  • .5–.75″ button, 1 total

Finished measurements:

9″ long, 7″ tall, and 6″ wide


Gauge is not essential for this project.

Post a Comment