These limited edition Rainbow Worry Gonks help celebrate diversity with their colourful hats.
$1 from each box will go to Outline. OutLine is an all-ages rainbow mental health organisation providing support to the rainbow community, their friends, whānau, and those questioning. OutLine provides a nationwide, free and confidential support line at 0800 OUTLINE between 6pm-9pm every evening, for people who want to speak to a trained volunteer from the rainbow community. They also provide specialist rainbow counselling and an Auckland based trans and non-binary peer support service. OutLine advocates for better rainbow mental health outcomes and also has a range of resources available on their website: outline.org.nz
Create two individual Worry Gonks with their own personalities, with your choice of standard pointy hat or trendy little bucket hat. These cute litlle Worry Gonks stand aproximately 10cm tall for the standard hat, 8cm with the bucket hat, with enough yarn to also make their own rainbow scarf.
Do you know how to knit and purl? Then this box is one for you. The pattern is simple, with knit, purl, cast on/off and increase/decease stitches only. The flurry for the body does create a challenge if you have knitted with it before, but once you get the hang of it you will be wanting to create more worry gonks.
The Worry Gonk box comes with the Worry Gonk poem on a card for you to attach. You do not get the poem anywhere else.
- 120g DK yarn in 6 colours
- 50g Flurry yarn
- Needle for stitching
- Knitting pattern
- Worry Gonk tag with Wory Gonk poem
3 3/4 mm knitting needles
This box is rated EASY but you need to know basic knitting first.