The second animal of the Chinese zodiac, the Lunar New Year ox, symbolizing hard work, positivity, and honesty.
The finished product should measure around 5.5 inches in height, 4 inches in length, and 4.5 inches in width (may vary depending on tension/yarn used). This pattern is available in an easy to follow PDF file. The felted mandarin orange is optional and should be omitted if you are making it for a small child.
Materials needed: Hook: 2.5mm, 3.5mm, and 5mm Yarn: Bernat Pipsqueak or your choice of fluffy yarn (brown and beige) Patons Astra or any dk weight yarn (beige and red) Two 6 mm safety eyes Embroidery thread (Grey or black) Felting wool (Orange and green) Felting needle Stuffing *Optional* Gold bell and pink embroidery thread
Terms sc = Single Crochet ** = Repeat inc = Increase ch = Chain dec =Decrease st(s) = Stitch(es) mr = Magic Ring hdc = Half Double Crochet dc = Double Crochet
*You will need to know how to needle felt if you choose to use felting wool for the orange*
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**This is only a PATTERN and NOT a finished product**
**This pattern is an original pattern by Teresa of Sheep Shaved. Please do not claim this pattern as your own. Do not sell or distribute the pattern. You may sell items made from this pattern but please include a link back to this pattern.**
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