June 4, 2011

Tiny Rocket Ship Pattern



TINY ROCKET SHIP

FINISHED SIZE: ~3.5 inches

MATERIALS:
Lion Brand Jiffy; True Red (A), Aqua (B), White (C)
size I or J crochet hook (or whichever hook size results in a stitch tight enough to keep stuffing from showing through)
stuffing
yarn needle

Some stitches/abbreviations used in this pattern:
Dec1 = Insert hook in next stitch and pull up a loop (2 loops on hook). Now, insert hook into the next stitch and pull up a loop (3 loops on hook). Yarn over and draw through all 3 loops on hook. [1 stitch has been decreased]
BLO = Back Loops Only

ROCKET BODY:
Using A, start with a magic ring. Ch 1, sc 4 in ring.
(2 sc in next st, sc in next st)twice. (6)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next st)three times. (9)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts)around. (12)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts)around. (16)
Switch to B.
Sc in ea st around.
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 3 sts)around. (20)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 3 sts)around. (25)
Sc in ea st around for 6 rounds.
(Dec1, sc in next 3 sts)around. (20)
Sc in ea st around.
Switch to A.
(Dec1, sc in next 3 sts)around. (16)
(Dec1, sc in next 2 sts)around. (12)
Add stuffing. Continue stuffing through remaining rounds.
Dec1 around. (6)
Dec1 around. (3)
Fasten off. Thread yarn through remaining sts and pull tight.

ENGINE NOZZLE:
Make 4.
Using A, start with a magic ring. Ch 1, sc 5 in ring.
2 sc in ea st around. (10)
Sc in BLO of ea st around.
Dec1, sc in next 6 sts, dec1. (8)
Dec1, sc in next 4 sts, dec1. (6)
Add stuffing.
Dec1 around. (3)
Fasten off. Thread yarn through remaining sts and pull tight.

WINDOWS:
Make 2.
Using C, ch 2. 6 sc in second ch from hook. Sl st in next st.
Fasten off, leaving a length of yarn for sewing.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew engine nozzles to the base of the rocket.
Sew windows to sides of rocket.


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. Hi!

    Thank you for sharing! It is super cute!

    Susan
    http://TheSilverHook.ca

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  2. Hello!

    Thank you for commenting! I'm so glad you like the pattern! :)

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  3. Too funny... my husband found this and has already yanked my chain.

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  4. Thank you very much for sharing!
    I made it and post it on my website!

    https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=428343373919778&set=a.326161224137994.77617.310161399071310&type=1&theater

    Judit

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  5. Thank you so much!. I was wondering if you allow me to translate to spanish the pattern in my blog, giving you all the credits and with the link to your blog, of course.

    This is my blog, in case you want to see the style: www.ElGalloBermejo.blogspot.com

    Thank you again!

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