Using pink cast on 5 sts.
1st row: Inc K wise into every st — 10 sts. Beginning with a P row. st-st 5 rows.
Break off yarn and thread it through the 5 sts. then gather all round the other edges of the knitted piece. Pull up gathers enclosing a little stuffing. Fasten off. Use black yarn to-work two small vertical stitches for nostrils. Sew nose to face just below the eyes.
Beginning with a P row. st-st 7 rows.
Next row: (K2tog) to end — 4 sts. B & T tightly.
Sew these pieces to face with the B & T edges about 5mm [%in] apart and level with the marked centre of face. The pieces should also slope downwards as shown in the illustration.
On each eye piece work a small chain stitch using white yarn, as shown in the illustration. Work a small white horizontal stitch above each eye.
Use black yarn to work a few short horizontal stitches between the eyes for nose. Work a black stitch straight down from nose, with a shallow W-shape at the base of this stitch.
Ears [make two alike]
Begin at lower edge and using black cast on 8 sts.
Work in st-st throughout.
Inc 1 st at beginning of first 2 rows — 10 sts. St-st 2 rows. *
Dec 1 st at beginning of next 6 rows — 4 sts. Inc 1 st at beginning of next 6 rows — 10 sts. St-st 2 rows.
Dec 1 st at beginning of next 2 rows — 8 sts. Cast off.
With right side of st-st outside, oversew cast on and cast off edges together. Oversew row ends together at each side. Sew the cast on, cast off edges to sides of head.
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