May 21, 2011

Alien Amigurumi Pattern


ALIEN A.K.A. LITTLE GREEN MAN

FINISHED SIZE: 3.5-4 inches


Corrections as of 1/18/2013

MATERIALS:
Caron Simply Soft "Limelight"
size F crochet hook
12mm black safety eyes
stuffing
yarn needle

HEAD:
Start with a magic ring.
Ch 1, 6 sc in ring.
2 sc in ea st around. (12)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next st)around. (18)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts)around. (24)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 3 sts)around. (30)
Sc in ea st around for 4 rounds.
(Sc2tog, sc in next 3 sts)around. (24)
Sc in ea st around for 2 rounds.
(Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sts)around. (18)
Attach safety eyes (gently - it might be a tight fit).
Begin stuffing and continue stuffing until fastening off.
(Sc2tog, sc in next st)around. (12)
Sc2tog around. (6)
Fasten off.

BODY:
Start with a magic ring.
Ch 1, 6 sc in ring.
2 sc in ea st around. (12)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next st)around. (18)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts)around. (24)
Sc in ea st around for 4 rounds.
(Sc2tog, sc in next 10 sts)twice. (22)
(Sc2tog, sc in next 9 sts)twice. (20)
(Sc2tog, sc in next 8 sts)twice. (18)
Begin stuffing.
Continue stuffing throughout remaining rounds.
(Sc2tog, sc in next st)around. (12)
Sc2tog around. (6)
Fasten off, leaving a length of yarn for sewing.

ARMS:
Start with a magic ring.
Ch 1, 6 sc in ring.
Sc in ea st around for 3 rounds.
Fasten off, leaving a length of yarn for sewing.

LEGS:
Start with a magic ring.
Ch 1, 4 sc into ring. (Thank you, Jessica!)
2 sc in ea st around. (8)
Sc in ea st around for 2 rounds.
Fasten off, leaving a length of yarn for sewing.

ASSEMBLY:
Arms and legs do not require stuffing.
Sew head to body by aligning the corresponding stitches and sewing them to one another.
Sew arms to body.
Attach legs, checking every so often as you are sewing to make sure that the alien sits upright.



Enjoy! Feel free to give away or sell any items made using this pattern. Attributing credit to the designer is appreciated, but not necessary.

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5 comments:

  1. This is just what I was looking for! I can't wait to work on this, I just hope it turns out as good at the picture looks!

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  2. Aw! Thank you! I'm sure it'll turn out better than the picture looks. ;)

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  3. For the arms and legs do you sc 4 into the magic circle, then 2sc in each st?

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  4. Oh wow, I can't believe I left that part of the pattern so unclear!

    I think the only thing missing is the second line of instruction for the legs.

    After "Start with a magic ring," there should be "4 sc into ring."

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