This jumbo pumpkin is a joy to knit. Cables that twine over the surface are reminiscent of garden vines. Knit in the super-bulky yarn called for, your pumpkin will be a statement piece, but it will be amazing knit in any weight yarn.
Diameter: 14 in. 35.6 cm. Circumference: 39 in. 99.1 cm. Height: 9 in. (22.9 cm) (not including stem) Stem Length (beginning at addition of new color): 15 in. 38.1 cm. Diameter and height will vary depending on amount of fiberfill used.
Needles: US Size 10.5 (6.5mm) DPNs and circular needles.
Yarn: 3 skeins Malabrigo Rasta in Sunset; 1 skein Malabrigo Rasta in Arequita.
Other materials: 1 bag polyester fiberfill stuffing; tapestry needles; stitch markers.
The cable is presented in both written and charted formats, but you will need the written instructions to complete the pumpkin.
Try a mini pumpkin using sock yarn!
Join the Knit Equals Joy Pumpkin-A-Long starting September 10. Hashtag #knitequalsjoy2019PAL and #knitequalsjoy2019PALFO for finished pumpkins.