A unique, three-dimensional shape makes this knitted toy fun to make. Choose your favorite colors to make this your own.
Designer Nora Gaughan
Finished Size About 5" in diameter.
Yarn Berroco Vintage (50% acrylic, 40% wool, 10% nylon; 217 yd [198 m]/100 g): #5164 tang (orange; A), #5147 coriander (green; B), #5167 dewberry (purple; C), #5166 sakura (pink; D), 1 skein each. These yarn amounts are enough for 6 multicolor octahedrons; one octahedron uses about 15 grams of each color.
Needles Size 5 (3.75 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Tapestry needle; about 70 g batting.
Gauge 24 sts and 30 rows = 4" in moss st.