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Dog Draught Excluder
This is a great, useful project for the winter nights.

It can be made in any colour of your choice.

All items are knitted with 3 3/4" needles.

I didn't add the legs but have included the pattern.

Posted by Super Madcow from Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom • Published See Super Madcow's 939 projects »
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  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 1
    Step 1

    To make the head...

    Cast on 7 stitches.

    Knit a row.

  • Step 2

    Purl 1, make 1 6 times. (13 stitches)

    Knit row.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 3
    Step 3

    Purl 1, make 1 12 times (25 stitches)

    Work 3 rows stocking stitch.

  • Step 4

    Purl 1, (make 1, purl 3) 8 times. (33 stitches)

    Work 13 rows stocking stitch.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 5
    Step 5

    Purl 3 (make 1, purl 5) 6 times (39 stitches)

    Knit one row.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 6
    Step 6

    Purl 4 (make 1, purl 5) 7 times. 46 stitches

    Work 16 rows stocking stitch.

  • Step 7

    Knit 1 (knit 2 tog,knit 3) 9 times. 37 stitches

    Work 2 rows.

  • Step 8

    Purl 2 (purl 2 tog, purl 3) 7 times. 30 stitches.

    Work 2 rows.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 9
    Step 9

    Knit 1 (knit 2 tog, knit 3) 5 times. Knit 2 tog. Knit 2. 24 stitches.

    Work 2 rows.

  • Step 10

    Purl 2 (purl 2 tog, purl 3) 4 times purl 2. 20 stitches.

  • Step 11

    (Knit 2 tog, knit 3) 4 times 16 stitches.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 12
    Step 12

    Purl 2 together to end of row. 8 stitches.

    Cast off.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 13
    Step 13

    To make the body...

    Cast on 60 stitches.

    Stocking stitch for 64 cms.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 14
    Step 14

    Knit 5, knit 2 together to end.

    Purl one row before going on to row 4*

  • Step 15

    ( knit 4 knit 2 tog) to end.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 16
    Step 16

    Purl 1 row.

    Decrease in this way 3 more times.

    Cast off.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 17
    Step 17

    To make the ears... make 2......

    Cast on 15 stitches.

    Knit 1 row.

  • Step 18

    Purl 1, make 1, purl to the last 2 stitches, make 1, purl 1.

    Work1 row.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 19
    Step 19

    Stocking stitch until work measures 10 cms.

    Cast off.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 20
    Step 20

    To make the legs...

    Cast on 15 stitches.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 21
    Step 21

    Stocking stitch until work measures 2 1/2 inches.

    Cast off.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 22
    Step 22

    To make tail...

    Cast on 15 stitches.

    Stocking stitch until work measures 4 inches.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 23
    Step 23

    Knit 1 knit 2 together 5 times.

    Work 1 row

    Repeat the last two rows.

    Cast off.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 24
    Step 24

    Sew all parts together, but leave an opening for stuffing.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 25
    Step 25

    Add the nose to the front of the head.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 26
    Step 26

    Add the eyes to either side of the head.

    Stuff the head.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 27
    Step 27

    Sew on the ears.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 28
    Step 28

    Sew the head onto the long body.

  • How to make a door stop. Dog Draught Excluder - Step 29
    Step 29

    Sew on the legs.

    Place in front of door to stop all draughts.

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