Knitted horse

A horse is a symbol of 2014, a knitted horse can become a mascot for next year, a wonderful gift or decoration of a festive table. Nice to give handmade souvenirs.

The height of the toy is 13-14 cm. Crochet is done.
For work you will need:
- hook;
- Knitting;
- a piece of fur;
- synthetic winterizer or cotton;
- old belt;
- two beads.
- sewing threads with a needle.
Work description.
Knitting is carried out with double crochet, with the exception of the very beginning of work.
Head.
We start knitting with a muzzle. From 6 air loops we make a chain. Turn into a ring. Knit in a circle. In each loop we knit two double crochet posts. Get 12 loops. We knit 4 rows. The muzzle is ready.
We knit the head. In each loop we knit two columns with nikid. Get 24 loops. Knit 8 rows. It turns out this detail:

We fill the part with a synthetic winterizer. Now we need to tighten the part. To do this, we skip every third loop for one row. Then we knit through one loop until the part is tightened. The horse's head is ready:

Torso.
We start to knit from the neck. We tie 13 loops to the head in a circle with double crochets:

We knit 4 rows. The neck is ready. We knit the torso. In each loop we knit two double crochet posts. Get 26 loops. We knit 10 rows. Fill the part with synthetic winterizer. Now tighten it like a head.
The torso is ready:

Legs.
We tie 8 crochet posts in a circle in a circle.

We knit 11 rows. Fill the leg with a synthetic winterizer. Now we knit through one loop until the part is pulled together.
We knit the remaining legs in the same way:

Ears.
We tie three loops to the head. We knit the second row completely. And in the third row we skip the middle loop. In the fourth row we knit one of the remaining two loops. We knit the second eye in the same way.
Ears are ready:

Eyes, mane, tail, saddle.
Sew on beads - eyes. We make cilia from threads. We make mane and tail of fur. From the old belt, cut out the saddle:

Sew it to the back of the horse.
From the remnants of the belt we make a bridle.
The horse is ready: