FT205x Felt Koala Toy
Design by Bev Galeskas
Koalas to cuddle. Choose a worsted weight yarn and add an optional touch of mohair to tummy and ears.
Size: 8″ to 12″ (20 to 30 cm) tall depending on your yarn choice and amount of felting.
Yarn Requirements: Choose a worsted weight yarn that will felt easily and firmly. A Koala requires approximately 250 yds (229m) of main color plus about 25 yds (23m) of black. Inner ears and chest patch require about 40 yds (37m) of a contrasting yarn such as a long haired mohair. Samples shown were made in 10 ply New Zealand wool.
Needles: US size 10 (6mm) straight needles.