Teeny-Tiny Mochimochi Nutcrackers Pattern

These guys may look a little fierce, but they’re just three inches tall and 60% hat. Knit them for everyone on your nutty and nice lists!

Techniques include knitting in the round on double-pointed needles, yarn-overs, and I-cord.

Includes instructions for a (normal-sized) walnut!

Knitting in the round on double-pointed needles, yarn-over, I-cord
Recommended yarn:
Fingering-weight yarn, such as Knit Picks Palette, in small amounts of various colors (Scraps from other projects work great!)
Recommended needles :
Set of size 1 US (2.25mm) double-pointed needles
Finished size:
A finished nutcracker is about 3 inches tall; the walnut is about 1.5 inches wide