Thursday, January 1, 2009

Camel Caddy

Finished in December 2008. I used Sandnes Alpakka for the body and scraps of alpaca yarn for the trappings and cargo. I knitted a pincushion (on top of the cargo) with a traditional Turkish pattern, but it doesn't show very clearly on the pic. The striped saddle bag is in Tunisian crochet.
This is a free pattern by Annie Hider called "Talant the Camel"(pdf file).
Here is where I got my inspiration: