Difficulty Level: Confident Beginner
The finished ornament measures to be roughly 2.25in (5.5 cm) tall.
- WeCrochet Shine Sport Yarn
- Embroidery Floss (I used Black, White, and 335 Rose DMC Perle Cotton No. 5)
- 2.75mm Crochet Hook (Go down a hook size if you are working the regular single crochet stitch)
- Embroidery Floss or Sequins – I’m using DMC Light Effects in E3837, E718, & E168.
- Embroidery Needle for Embroidery
- Darning Needle
- Locking Stitch Markers
- Polyfil Stuffing
I used We Crochet Shine Sport for this toy, but you can use any soft cotton yarn as long as you correspond your hook size to the weight of your yarn. You can also easily size up/down by using thicker/thinner yarn.
TERMINOLOGY USED IN THIS PATTERN
sl st: slip stitch
sc: single crochet
inc: two single crochet in one stitch
dec: invisible decrease- single crochet two stitches together through the front loops only
YO: yarn over
sc2tog: single crochet two together: (insert hook into the next st, YO, draw up a loop) x 2, you should have 3 loops on your hook. YO and draw it through all 3 loops on your hook.
BLO: crochet only in the back loops (loop away from you) of each stitch
FLO: crochet only in the front loops (loop closest to you) of each stitch
(…) x #: repeat anything in the parenthesis however many times the number indicates
[#]: total number of stitches for that row
#sc/inc: one sc/inc in the following # stitches
Please do not reprint, sell or claim the pattern as your own. If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to the shop or my blog. Please do not copy and post any part of this pattern onto your site.
You may sell products made from this pattern in small quantities but please clearly credit the design to me, Abby Sy of Ollie + Holly and provide a link to my blog www.OllieHolly.com. Permission is NOT granted for mass production or factory manufacturing of any kind. Thank you for being respectful and for your understanding!