Lester the Fox
This stuffed fox toy is bound to be a favorite with his long nose, bushy tail, and removable clothing. A great stash buster!
Finished Size About 12½" tall.
Yarn Jamieson & Smith 2-ply Jumper Weight (100% wool; 125 yd [115 m]/⅞ oz
[25 g]): #125 orange (A), 3 balls; #1A white (B), #fc34 blue (C), #121 soft yellow (D), and #29MIX green/blue (E), 1 ball each; #81 very dark grey (F), small amount for nose, eyes, paws, and boot laces.
Needles Size 2 (2.75 mm): straight and set of 5 double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Stitch holders; marker (m); size C/2 (2.75 mm) crochet hook; pure wool or polyester fiberfill for stuffing—see Sidebar; two 3/8" buttons; sewing needle and matching thread.
Gauge 26 sts and 39 rows = 4" in St st.