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This is a delightful Nativity set of characters. Each character has a knitted body, and will stand up by itself. They have stockinette heads and hands, moveable arms, simple clothes and accessories.


This set can be used to display a seasonal Nativity scene, or as puppets to act out the Nativity story. The characters are sure to delight children and adults alike. This is a set that can last for years, and will become a part of your Christmas tradition.


Joseph & Mary are approx. 17cm/7inches tall, and the baby just 6cm/2.5 inches in length.


The instructions to make 6 characters are included in this pattern:  Joseph - with a hat, cloak and staff, Mary - in her simple dress and cloak, Angel - with wings, flowing hair and a halo, Baby - wrapped in swaddling bands, Donkey - solid and doe eyed, Lamb - small and cute with a bell.


The pattern contains full instructions for knitting each character as well as comprehensive directions for making up the characters and creating their clothes. A full list of materials required is included so that you can gather all you need before you start. All the characters can be made from part balls of yarn - a variety of yarn is required from chunky to sock (fingering) weight.


The pattern can be downloaded instantly, and is delivered electronically to your computer for you to print, or read online.

KNITTING PATTERN: Nativity Characters. Joseph, Mary, baby, angel, donkey & lamb

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