4.82 out of 5

Waddle waddle. This little quick knit penguin is another cute winter knitting pattern.


Knitting pattern instructions to knit a Penguin, waddling along and keeping warm in his scarf.

Needle Size Required : 3mm Single Pointed Needles

Yarn Required : Double Knitting

Main Colours Required : 25g Black, White and Orange

Extras Required : Toy stuffing

Completed Dimensions : Approximately 14cm tall and 12cm from front to tail.

Skills Used : Cast on, knit, purl, increase by knitting into the front and back of stitch, decrease by knitting two stitches together, cast off, sewing pieces together.

Pattern Language : English

28 reviews for Penguin

  1. 5 out of 5


    My first pattern and really enjoyed making it and proud of the finished result. Extremely easy to follow.

  2. 5 out of 5


    Not made yet but have used other patterns from this site and they have all been easy and enjoyable to knit. Instructions are clear and easy to follow.

  3. 5 out of 5


    Love these patterns !!

  4. 5 out of 5


    Brilliant little pattern as always thank you

  5. 5 out of 5


    Love it knitted it already x

  6. 4 out of 5


    Quick and easy pattern. Looks so cute, could just do with a little hat. 😉

  7. 5 out of 5


    he is great and another to add to my collection of your lovely patterns am making him and the robin to give to friends for christmas keep up the good work

  8. 5 out of 5


    Pattern easy to follow and quick to make. really pleased with finished result.

  9. 5 out of 5


    Another great quick and easy patter,.

  10. 5 out of 5


    He is almost completed and I am delighted with yet another pattern – thank you so much KBP

  11. 5 out of 5


    What a lovely character. I knitted this in just 2 days, gave it to a friend who needed cheering up and not only was she delighted with it, it worked and she’s smiling again!!!

  12. 5 out of 5


    Cute little fellow, very easy to follow pattern, looks good

  13. 4 out of 5


    Very easy to make, good result

  14. 5 out of 5


    Brilliant easy pattern to follow,as always

  15. 5 out of 5


    So cute and easy to knit! Adorable penguin.

  16. 4 out of 5


    Haven’t done it yet but looking forward to it

  17. 5 out of 5


    Looking forward to knitting him for my friends for Xmas now I have finished my own. Easy pattern to follow, he is lovely

  18. 5 out of 5


    Really cute

  19. 5 out of 5


    Lovely pattern to knit and very popular with my buyers at craft fairs

  20. 5 out of 5


    I haven’t knitted him yet but as always the patterns are easy to follow and I always have every confidence of a gorgeous result. Please keep the patterns coming!

  21. 5 out of 5


    Another charming character. K by P patterns always turn out well,and look good. I’m always pleased it’s the results.

  22. 5 out of 5


    It was a joy to knit, easy to follow instructions, end result as pictured, thank you.

  23. 5 out of 5


    going to enjoy making this cheery little fellow,,,good thing about all your patterns is that they are easy to follow

  24. 5 out of 5


    What can I say…I fell in love with him straight away as did my daughter so I did have to do more than one.
    Your patterns are so easy to follow too.

  25. 3 out of 5


    Have not knitted yet but have knitted several other patterns from knitting by post and am very pleased with results

  26. 5 out of 5


    Easy to knit and quick to do. I have made several already

  27. 5 out of 5


    So easy quick and straightforward – and a beautiful penguin is the result

  28. 5 out of 5


    Was so pleased when I received this pattern as penguins are my absolute favourites. Thank you so much for easy to follow instructions and a wonderful knitting pattern. x

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