21.5.11

Alien Amigurumi

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FINISHED SIZE: approx. 3.5-4 in / 9-10 cm




Materials: 



- worsted weight yarn

- size F (3.75mm) crochet hook 


- 9mm black safety eyes 


- stuffing

- yarn needle 




 

Abbreviations:


ch = chain

sc = single crochet

sc2tog = sc 2 sts together

st / sts = stitch / stitches



 

Instructions:



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.

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 in ring.

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.


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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