by Shellie Wilson
What you need
3.5 Inch (9 cm)
Size 8 (4 mm) Knitting Needles
Orange double worsted (8 ply) yarn
This knitting project shows you how to make an adorable pumpkin decoration which can be used for table decorations for Halloween, fall or thanksgiving parties or dinners.
Cast on 40sts
Stst 18 Rows.
Next Row -Knit 2tog k5
Knit 2 tog k4
Knit 2tog k 3
Sew down the side seams
Fill with wadding.
Make the pumpkin sections by attaching a piece of brown wool to the bottom of your pumpkin and bringing it up to the top on the outside and going down the centre with your needle and secure.
This needs to be done 6 more times. You need to pull the thread a little to give the section effect
To make the stork/stem cast on 6 sts.
Stitch the cast on and cast off stitches together. Now attach some brown thread to one end and with a needle thread it down the middle and secure.