29.2.20

Cat Doll

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FINISHED SIZE:

7.5 in / 19 cm when sitting

11 in / 28 cm when not sitting




Materials:


- worsted weight yarn; main color, a bit of contrasting yarn to stitch face details

- fiberfill / stuffing

- crochet hook size G / 4.00mm

- yarn needle

- cutting tool (i.e. scissors)



Abbreviations: 


ch = chain

sc = single crochet

sc2tog = single crochet 2 sts together

st / sts = stitch / stitches

F/O = Fasten Off





Instructions:




ARMS


Make 2.

Begin with either the Magic Ring technique or with a ch 2.

Round 1: 6 sc into magic ring or in 2nd ch from hook. (6)

Round 2: 2 sc in each st around. (12)

Round 3: Sc in each st around. (12)

Round 4: *(Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (18)

Rounds 5-8 (4 rounds): Sc in each st around. (18)

Round 9: *(Sc in next st, sc2tog), repeat from * around. (12)

Round 10: Sc in each st around. (12)

Add stuffing.

Round 11: *(Sc in next st, sc2tog), repeat from * around. (8)

Round 12: Sc in each st around. (8)

Ch 1, turn. Now hold piece so that the sts of each side are next to one another, sc through each set of corresponding sts at once. You should have a total of 4 sts, and the piece should be sealed closed by the sts you just made. F/O.


LEGS


Make 2.

Begin with either the Magic Ring technique or with a ch 2.

Round 1: 6 sc into magic ring or in 2nd ch from hook. (6)

Round 2: 2 sc in each st around. (12)

Round 3: *(Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (18)

Round 4: Sc in each st around. (18)

Round 5: *(Sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (24)

Rounds 6-9 (4 rounds): Sc in each st around. (24)

Round 10: *(Sc in each of next 2 sts, sc2tog), repeat from * around. (18)

Round 11: Sc in each st around. (18)

Round 12: *(Sc in next st, sc2tog), repeat from * around. (12)

Add stuffing.

Round 13: *(Sc in next st, sc2tog), repeat from * around. (8)

Round 14: Sc in each st around. (8)

Ch 1, turn. Now hold piece so that the sts of each side are next to one another, sc through each set of corresponding sts at once. You should have a total of 4 sts, and the piece should be sealed closed by the sts you just made. F/O.


TAIL


Begin with either the Magic Ring technique or with a ch 2.

Round 1: 6 sc into magic ring or in 2nd ch from hook. (6)

Round 2: 2 sc in each st around. (12)

For the next 16 rounds, add stuffing as you work.

Rounds 3-18 (16 rounds): Sc in each st around. (12)

Round 19: *(Sc in next st, sc2tog), repeat from * around. (8)

Round 20: Sc in each st around. (8)

Ch 1, turn. Now hold piece so that the sts of each side are next to one another, sc through each set of corresponding sts at once. You should have a total of 4 sts, and the piece should be sealed closed by the sts you just made. F/O.


BODY


Begin with either the Magic Ring technique or with a ch 2.

Round 1: 6 sc into magic ring or in 2nd ch from hook. (6)

Round 2: 2 sc in each st around. (12)

Round 3: *(Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (18)

Round 4: *(Sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (24)

Round 5: *(Sc in each of next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (30)

Round 6: *(Sc in each of next 4 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (36)

Round 7: *(Sc in each of next 5 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (42)

Round 8: *(Sc in each of next 6 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (48)

Round 9: Sc in each of next 12 sts, holding the finishing row of one leg next to the next 4 sts, sc through both pieces, sc in each of next 12 sts, holding the finishing row of one leg next to the next 4 sts, sc through both pieces, sc in each of next 12 sts, holding the finishing row of the tail next to the next 4 sts, sc through both pieces. (48)

Rounds 10-21 (12 rounds): Sc in each st around. (48)

Round 22: *(Sc in each of next 6 sts, sc2tog)around. (42)

Rounds 23-24 (2 rounds): Sc in each st around. (42)

Round 25: *(Sc in each of next 5 sts, sc2tog)around. (36)

Round 26: Sc in each of next 10 sts, holding the finishing row of one arm next to the next 4 sts, sc through both pieces, sc in each of next 9 sts, holding the finishing row of one arm next to the next 4 sts, sc through both pieces, sc in each of next 9 sts. (36)

Round 27: *(Sc in each of next 4 sts, sc2tog)around. (30)

Add stuffing. Continue to add stuffing as needed.

Round 28: *(Sc in each of next 3 sts, sc2tog)around. (24)

Round 29: Sc2tog around. (12)

Round 30: Sc2tog around. (6)

F/O, leaving a tail of yarn to use for sewing head to body.


HEAD


Begin with either the Magic Ring technique or with a ch 2.

Round 1: 6 sc into magic ring or in 2nd ch from hook. (6)

Round 2: 2 sc in each st around. (12)

Round 3: *(Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (18)

Round 4: *(Sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (24)

Round 5: *(Sc in each of next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (30)

Round 6: *(Sc in each of next 4 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (36)

Round 7: Sc in each st around. (36)

Round 8: *(Sc in each of next 5 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (42)

Round 9: Sc in each st around. (42)

Round 10: *(Sc in each of next 6 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (48)

Round 11: Sc in each st around. (48)

Round 12: *(Sc in each of next 7 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (54)

Rounds 13-18 (6 rounds): Sc in each st around. (54)

Round 19: *(Sc in each of next 7 sts, sc2tog), repeat from * around. (48)

Round 20: Sc in each st around. (48)

Round 21: *(Sc in each of next 6 sts, sc2tog), repeat from * around. (42)

Round 22: Sc in each st around. (42)

Round 23: *(Sc in each of next 5 sts, sc2tog), repeat from * around. (36)

Round 24: *(Sc in each of next 4 sts, sc2tog), repeat from * around. (30)

Round 25: *(Sc in each of next 3 sts, sc2tog), repeat from * around. (24)

Add stuffing. Continue to add stuffing as needed.

Round 26: *(Sc in each of next 2 sts, sc2tog), repeat from * around. (18)

Round 27: *(Sc in next st, sc2tog), repeat from * around. (12)

Round 28: Sc2tog around. (6)

F/O, leaving a bit of yarn to weave through the last 6 sts and pull them closed. Tuck yarn ends into piece to hide them.


EARS


Make 2.

Begin with either the Magic Ring technique or with a ch 2.

Round 1: 6 sc into magic ring or in 2nd ch from hook. (6)

Round 2: Sc in each st around. (6)

Round 3: *(Sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (8)

Round 4: Sc in each st around. (8)

Round 5: *(Sc in each of next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (10)

Round 6: Sc in each st around. (10)

Round 7: *(Sc in each of next 4 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (12)

Round 8: *(Sc in each of next 5 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (14)

Round 9: Sc in each st around. (14)

Round 10: *(Sc in each of next 6 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (16)

Round 11: *(Sc in each of next 7 sts, 2 sc in next st), repeat from * around. (18)

Round 12: Sc in each st around. (18)

F/O, leaving a tail of yarn to use for sewing ear to head.


ASSEMBLY & FINISHING


Sew the head to the body.

Sew the ears to the head.

Stitch a cute face on your cat doll with contrasting yarn.

(Optional) Stitch ear details using 2 strands of contrasting yarn.

(Optional) Stitch claws on paws with contrasting yarn.

Tuck any remaining yarn ends in to hide them.

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