K=Knit; P=Purl; st.=stitch; tog.=together; dec.=decrease by knitting 2 sts. tog; inc.=increase by knitting same st. twice; beg.=beginning; rep.=repeat; ins.=inches; cms.=centimeters; pso.=pass 2nd st. over 1st st.
To make skin
Using 3.5mm needles, cast on 6sts in white.
1st row. k.
2nd row. p.
rep. these 2 rows until skin reaches desired length, ending with P row.
next row. for un-lit spliff, cast off. For lit spliff, change to red.
1st red row. k.
2nd red row. p2tog, p2, p2tog.
3rd red row. k2tog, k2tog, pso, cut thread and pull through.
To make roach
Using 3.5mm needles, cast on 6sts. in red, green or blue. Work 6 rows, cast off, cut threads.
To make grass
Cut green / bown yarn into small pieces, and mix.
To make hash
Cast on 4 sts. in brown. k. 2-5 rows, cast off, roll and sew.
To Make up
Press skin using a warm iron and damp cloth. Place roach at one end. Place grass down centre of skin, and sew sides of skin tog. using white thread. Cut lengths of grey mohair for smoke, and stitch onto fire. Back comb smoke.
To Make Cones
As staight skin but inc. 1st. at each end of every 6th row. For fire, dec. 1st. at end of each row, until 1st. remains, cut thread and pull through.