Gnomes at Home
Be a goodie and ginger up your yuletide
A twenty page pattern
Measurements Gingerbread house: 12in/30.5cm wide, 10in/25.5cm deep, 15in/38cm tall, to top of chimney; Christmas tree: 61/2in/16.5cm tall; Gnome and Gnomette: 71/4in/18.5cm tall, to tip of hat
You will need Of Sirdar Click Chunky, 50g balls: 125g in Duffler 143; of Hayfield Bonus Chunky, 100g balls: 70g in White 961; of Hayfield Bonus DK, 100g balls: 10g each in Flesh Tone 963 and Royal 979, 15g in Chocolate 947, 20g in Alpine 842, 25g in Bottle Green 839, 30g each in Signal Red 977 and Emerald 916, and 55g in White 961; of Sirdar Country Style DK, 100g balls: 10g in Mountain Ash 589; of Sirdar Wash'n'Wear Double Crepe DK, 100g balls: 30g in Amber 356 (or similar tan shade DK yarn); of Sirdar Click DK, 50g balls: 10g in Dry Stone 135 (or similar beige/tan marl DK yarn); oddments of old gold and dusky pink DK yarns; pair each of 3mm (no.11) and 4mm (no.8) knitting needles; stitch holder; 250g of washable toy stuffing; four plastic drinking straws; sheet of stiff white card; red pencil; clear adhesive; pair of compasses; ruler; craft knife; long tweezers; pins; hair spray; hot glue gun (optional).