Heywood the Tapir Toy PDF Knitting Pattern

Heywood the Tapir Toy PDF Knitting Pattern


Heywood is a Malayan tapir, always classy in his black and white formal wear! Instant digital pattern download.

Add To Cart

Heywood is worked primarily in the round. Because vertical stripes are difficult to achieve in the round, his back and tummy are knit flat then joined together. Suitable for intermediate knitters and above.

Height: 6 inches/15.25 cm 
Length: 8 inches/20.25 cm from nose to rear

Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice (170 yds/155 m per 100 g skein) or another worsted weight yarn

  • MC Charcoal Grey; 80 yards/73.1 meters (partial skein)

  • CC Beige; 40 yards/36.6 meters (partial skein)


  • Stitch markers – removable

  • Stitch holder

  • Pins

  • Two 8mm animal safety eyes in black

  • Polyester fiber fill