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Lion and lioness portraits.

Written knitting instructions with charts.

Price of Printed Pattern: $10 CAD

Massaicus - Lions


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Pullover Finished Measurements A(B,C,D)

Finished bust/chest 40"/102cm(44"/112cm,48"/122cm,51"/130cm)


Any knitting worsted of your choice, 1.75oz/50gm approx. = 110 yards/100 metres

All Massaicus variations require the following:

Cream 1(1,1,1) ball

Yellow Gold oddment(oddment,oddment,oddment)

Lion & Lioness (front/back) also requires:

MC - Main Colour 11(12,13,14)balls

Tawny 3(3,3,3)balls

Black 2(2,2,2) balls

Lion (front/plain back) also requires:

MC - Main Colour 12(13,14,15)balls

Tawny 3(3,3,3)balls

Black 2(2,2,2)balls

Lioness (front/plain back) also requires:

MC - Main Colour 12(13,14,15)balls

Tawny 1(1,1,1)ball

Black 1(1,1,1)ball

Needles 'n' Notions

Two 3.75mm(US 5) and two 4.5mm(US 7) knitting needles or size to obtain gauge. Two stitch holders.


20 sts and 26 rows = 4"/10cm with 4.5mm(US 7) needles in stockinette stitch.