Zaru Pattern


With a tail this long, a monkey means business!

Zaru can swing from the trees, dangle from a bookshelf, or wrap around your wrist and go where you go. Knit him for yourself or for monkey-loving friends of all ages.

This intermediate-level pattern features clever placement of arms for perfect tail grabbing. Knit him up in a just a couple of days!

The pattern comes as a PDF that will download directly to your computer.

Additional information


Knitting in the round on double-pointed needles, mattress stitch

Recommended Yarn

Worsted-weight yarn, such as Cascade 220, in 2 colors

Recommended Needles

Set of size 5 US (3.75mm) double-pointed needles

Finished Size

About 7.5" (19cm) tall