Saturday, September 10, 2016

LITTLE SHARK

I have recently made my wife a shark amigurumi using a pattern I found online.  She has been teasing me that I could not make a little shark to go with the large one.  I keep telling people, along with her, never give someone with a creative mind a challenge because they will always complete the challenge with success.  Here is the pattern that I came up with to complete this challenge.

MATERIALS:
Worsted Weight Yarn:  Gray, white, red and black
F crochet hook
Polyester Fiberfill
Tapestry needle

BACK:
Rd 1: With gray, 6 sc in magic ring, slip st in first sc to join.  (6)
Rd 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in next sc, (sc, dc, sc) in next sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, (sc, dc, sc) in next sc, 2 sc in next sc, join.  (14)
Rd 3: Ch 1, sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in next sc, (2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc) twice, sc in next sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc, join.  (22)
Rd 4: Ch 1, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, (sc, dc, sc) in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, (sc, dc, sc) in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc, join.  (30)
Rd 5: Ch 1, (2 sc in next sc, sc in next 6 sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in next 7 sc) around, join.  (36)
Rd 6: Ch 1, [2 sc in next sc, sc in next 8 sc, (sc, dc, sc) in next sc, sc in next 8 sc] around, join.  (42)
Rd 7: Ch 1, (2 sc in next sc, sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 4 sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 4 sc) around, join.  (52)
Rd 8: Ch 1, [sc in next 3 sc, sc2tog, sc in next 3 sc, sc2tog, sc in next 3 sc, sc3tog, (sc in next 3 sc, sc2tog) twice] around, join.  (40)
Rd 9: Ch 1, (sc in next 8 sc, sc2tog) around, join.  (36)
Finish off leaving a long tail.

BELLY:
Rd 1: With gray, 6 sc in magic ring, slip st in first sc to join.  (6)
Rd 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in next sc, (sc, dc, sc) in next sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, (sc, dc, sc) in next sc, 2 sc in next sc, join.  (14)
Rd 3: Ch 1, sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in next sc, (2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc) twice, sc in next sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc, join.  (22)
Rd 4: Ch 1, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, (sc, dc, sc) in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, (sc, dc, sc) in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc, join.  (30)
Rd 5: Ch 1, sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 3 sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 3 sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 3 sc, join.  (38)
Finish off leaving a long tail.

MOUTH:
Rd 1: With red, 6 sc in magic ring.  (6)
Rd 2: 2 sc in each sc around.  (12)
Rd 3: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (18)
Rd 4: (sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (24)
Finish off.  Weave in ends.

TEETH:
Rd 1: Working in front loops only, attach white in any sc, ch 1, (sc, ch 1, sc) in same sc as attachment, [slip st in next sc, (sc, ch 1, sc) in next sc] 11 times, slip st in next sc, slip st in first sc.
Finish off.  Weave in ends.

BODY ASSEMBLY:
Fold MOUTH in half.  Sew MOUTH to BELLY.  Sew BELLY and MOUTH to BACK stuffing BODY firmly before closing.

DORSEL FIN:
Rd 1: With gray, ch 2, 4 sc in second ch from hook working around ch.  (4)
Rd 2: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (6)
Rd 3: (sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (8)
Rd 4: (sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (10)
Rd 5: (sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (12)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Sew DORSEL FIN to BODY.

TAIL:
TOP SECTION:
Rd 1: With gray, ch 2, 4 sc in  second ch from hook working around ch.  (4)
Rd 2: sc in each sc around.  (4)
Rd 3: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (6)
Rds 4-5: sc in each sc around.  (6)
Rd 6: (sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (8)
Rd 7: sc in each sc around.  (8)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Sew TOP TAIL SECTION to BODY.
BOTTOM SECTION:
Rd 1: With gray, ch 2, 3 sc in second ch from hook working around ch.  (3)
Rd 2: sc in each sc around.  (3)
Rd 3: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc.  (5)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Sew BOTTOM TAIL SECTION to BODY.

LATERAL FINS (MAKE 2):
Rd 1: With gray, ch 2, 4 sc in second ch from hook working around ch.  (4)
Rd 2: sc in each sc around.  (4)
Rd 3: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 3 sc.  (5)
Rd 4: sc in each sc around.  (5)
Rd 5: sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc.  (6)
Rd 6: sc in each sc around.  (6)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Sew LATERAL FINS to BODY.

EYES:
Using black, use French knots to embroider the EYES on LITTLE SHARK.

This crochet pattern is an original pattern and is © by Christjan Bee (September 2016).  Please do not claim this pattern as your own.  If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern but please do not reprint/repost it on your site.  You may print and keep a copy for your own personal use but you may not sell or distribute it, o sell items made from this pattern

Friday, September 9, 2016

MINION TENNIS BALL COVER

I was making a series of tennis ball covers for some of my co-workers.  That is when I had the idea to make one that my wife would love.  As I have said in several other posts, my wife is crazy for the Minions ever since the first Despicable Me movie came and seriously intensified when Despicable Me 2 came out with purple Minions.  Her favorite color is purple.  She did not care that they were evil Minions.  Here is the pattern for the Minion tennis ball cover that I came up with.

MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn: Yellow, delft blue, black, white, and grey heather.
F crochet hook
Tennis ball
Tapestry needle

TENNIS BALL COVER:
Rd 1: With delft blue, 6 sc in magic ring.  (6)
Rd 2: 2 sc in each sc around.  (12)
Rd 3: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (18)
Rd 4: (sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (24)
Rd 5: (sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (30)
Rd 6: (sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (36)
Rd 7: (sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (42)
Rd 8: sc in each sc around.  (42)  Change to yellow.
Rds 9-11: sc in each sc around.  (42)
Rd 12: (sc in next 5 sc, sc2tog) around.  (36)  Change to black.
Rd 13: (sc in next 4 sc, sc2tog) around.  (30)  Change to yellow.
INSERT TENNIS BALL, WHILE HOLDING INPLACE, CONTINUE TO CROCHET AROUND IT.  YOU MAY NEED TO PULL YOUR FINISHED WORK TIGHTLY TO GET IT TO COVER TO COMPLETELY.
Rd 14: (sc in next 3 sc, sc2tog) around.  (24)
Rd 15: (sc in next 2 sc, sc2tog) around.  (18)
Rd 16: (sc in next sc, sc2tog) around.  (12)
Rd 17: sc2tog around.  (6)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Weave tail through sc of Rd 17, pull tightly, and secure.  Weave in ends.

EYE:
Rd 1: With black, 8 sc in magic ring, slip st in first sc changing to white.  (8)
Rd 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in each sc around, slip st in first sc changing to grey heather.  (16)
Rd 3: Ch 1, sc in each sc around.  (16)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Sew EYE to MINION TENNIS BALL COVER.
MOUTH:
Using black, embroider mouth on TENNIS BALL COVER.

Minions, Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2 are copyright Illumination Entertainment and their respective creators.

This crochet pattern is an original pattern and is © by Christjan Bee (September 2016).  Please do not claim this pattern as your own.  If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern but please do not reprint/repost it  on your site.  You may print and keep a copy for your own personal use but you may not sell or distribute it, or sell items made from this pattern.

MASTER BALL

This is part of a continued series of PokeBalls.  This is a Master Ball.  Master Ball is one of many PokeBalls available in the Pokemon video games.  This Master Ball can be made two different ways.  It can be made by simply stuffing the Master Ball with Polyester Fiberfill or by inserting a tennis ball where indicated.  I made the one featured in the photo with a tennis ball inside.

MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn: Purple, magenta, white, and black
F crochet hook
Tennis ball or Polyester Fiberfill
Tapestry needle

MASTER BALL:
Rd 1: With white, 6 sc in magic ring.  (6)
Rd 2: 2 sc in each sc around.  (12)
Rd 3: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (18)
Rd 4: (sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (24)
Rd 5: (sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (30)
Rd 6: (sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (36)
Rd 7: (sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (42)
Rd 8: sc in each sc around.  (42)  Change to black.
Rd 9: sc in each sc around.  (42)
Rd 10: sc in each sc around.  (42)  Change to purple.
Rd 11: sc in each sc around.  (42)
Rd 12: (sc in next 5 sc, sc2tog) around.  (36)
Rd 13: (sc in next 4 sc, sc2tog) around.  (30)
IF INSERTING TENNIS BALL, WHILE HOLDING IN PLACE, CONTINUE TO CROCHET AROUND IT.  YOU MAY NEED TO PULL YOUR FINISHED WORK TIGHTLY TO GET IT TO COVER TO COMPLETELY.
Rd 14: (sc in next 3 sc, sc2tog) around.  (24)
Rd 15: (sc in next 2 sc, sc2tog) around.  (18)
IF YOU ARE STUFFING THE DIVE BALL, THIS WOULD BE WHEN YOU WILL BE ADDING TO THE STUFFING.  CONTINUE STUFFING TO ACHIEVE DESIRED FIRMNESS.
Rd 16: (sc in next sc, sc2tog) around.  (12)
Rd 17: sc2tog around.  (6)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Weave tail through sc of Rd 17, pull tightly, and secure.  Weave in ends.

BUTTON:
Rd 1: With white, ch 2, 4 sc in second ch from hook working around ch, slip st in first sc changing to black.  (4)
Rd 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in each sc around, slip st in first sc.  (8)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Sew BUTTON to DIVE BALL over Rds 9 and 10.

DOMES (MAKE 2):
Rd 1: With magenta, 6 sc in magic ring.  (6)
Rd 2: 2 sc in each sc around.  (12)
Rd 3: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (18)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Sew DOMES to MASTER BALL.

M:
Using a double strand of white, embroider an “M” on MASTER BALL using photo as guidance for placement.

Master Ball, PokeBall, Pokemon is copyright Nintendo and their respective creators.

This crochet pattern is an original pattern and is © by Christjan Bee (September 2016).  Please do not claim this pattern as your own.  If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern but please do not reprint/repost it  on your site.  You may print and keep a copy for your own personal use but you may not sell or distribute it, or sell items made from this pattern.

DIVE BALL

This is part of a continued series of PokeBalls.  This is a Dive Ball.  Dive Ball is one of many PokeBalls available in the Pokemon video games.  This Dive Ball can be made two different ways.  It can be made by simply stuffing the Dive Ball with Polyester Fiberfill or by inserting a tennis ball where indicated.  I made the one featured in the photo with a tennis ball inside.

MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn: Blue, light blue, white, and black
F crochet hook
Tennis ball or Polyester Fiberfill
Tapestry needle

DIVE BALL:
Rd 1: With blue, 6 sc in magic ring.  (6)
Rd 2: 2 sc in each sc around.  (12)
Rd 3: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (18)
Rd 4: (sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around, slip st in first sc.  (24)
Rd 5: Ch 1, (sc in next sc, hdc in next sc, 2 dc in next sc, hdc in next sc, sc in next sc) around, join changing to light blue.  (30)
Rd 6: Ch 2, (2 dc in next st, hdc in next st, sc in next 2 sts, hdc in next st) around, join.  (36)
Rd 7: Ch 1, (sc in next 5 sts, 2 sc in next st) around, join.  (42)
Rd 8: Ch 1, sc in each sc around, join changing to black.  (42)
Rd 9: Ch 1, sc in each sc around, join.  (42)
Rd 10: Ch 1, sc in each sc around, join changing to light blue.  (42)
Rd 11: Ch 1, sc in each sc around, join.  (42)
Rd 12: Ch 1, (sc in next 5 sc, sc2tog) around, join.  (36)
Rd 13: Ch 1, (sc in next 2 sc, hdc in next sc, dc2tog, hdc in next sc) around, join changing to white.  (30)
INSERT TENNIS BALL, WHILE HOLDING IN PLACE, CONTINUE TO CROCHET AROUND IT.  YOU MAY NEED TO PULL YOUR FINISHED WORK TIGHTLY TO GET IT TO COVER TO COMPLETELY.
Rd 14: Ch 2, (dc2tog, hdc in next st, sc in next st, hdc in next st) around, join.  (24)
Rd 15: Ch 1, (sc in next 2 sc, sc2tog) around.  (18)
IF YOU ARE STUFFING THE DIVE BALL, THIS WOULD BE WHEN YOU WILL BE ADDING TO THE STUFFING.  CONTINUE STUFFING TO ACHIEVE DESIRED FIRMNESS.
Rd 16: (sc in next sc, sc2tog) around.  (12)
Rd 17: sc2tog around.  (6)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Weave tail through sc of Rd 17, pull tightly, and secure.  Weave in ends.

BUTTON:
Rd 1: With white, ch 2, 4 sc in second ch from hook working around ch, slip st in first sc changing to black.  (4)
Rd 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in each sc around, slip st in first sc.  (8)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Sew BUTTON to DIVE BALL over Rds 9 and 10.

TOP STRIP:
Rw 1: With light blue, ch 7, sc in second ch from hook and in each ch across.  (6)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Sew TOP STRIP to top of DIVE BALL centered over beginning magic ring.

Dive Ball, PokeBall, Pokemon is copyright Nintendo and their respective creators.

This crochet pattern is an original pattern and is © by Christjan Bee (September 2016).  Please do not claim this pattern as your own.  If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern but please do not reprint/repost it  on your site.  You may print and keep a copy for your own personal use but you may not sell or distribute it, or sell items made from this pattern.

ROSE SCRUNCHIE

This Rose Scrunchie was made as a companion piece to go with the Rose Headband that I made for my wife.  This Rose Scrunchie can be made in any color combination that is desired by the person that either making the Rose Scrunchie or it is being made for.

MATERIALS
Worsted weight yarn:   Hairband:  White
Rose: Red
H hook
Tapestry needle
Hair band

SCRUNCHIE:
Rd 1:   sc evenly around the hair band.  The number of sc will depend on the tension of the person’s sc.  Slip st in first sc.
Finish off.  Weave in ends.

ROSE:
ROSE BODY:
Rd 1: With yarn, ch 4, join with a slip st in first ch to form ring, (sc, ch 4) 5 times in ring, join with slip st in first sc.  (5 ch-4 loops)
Rd 2: Slip st in first ch-4 loop, ch 1, (sc, ch 1, 4 dc, ch 1, sc) in each ch-4 loop, join.  (5 pedals)
Rd 3: Working behind pedals of Rd 2, *sc around the post of sc of Rd 1, ch 4, repeat from * around, join.  (5 ch-4 loops)
Rd 4: Slip st in first ch-4 loop, ch 1, (sc, ch 2, 5 dc, ch 2, sc) in each ch-4 loop around, join with slip st in first sc. (5 pedals)
Rd 5: Working behind pedals of Rd 4, *sc around the post of sc of Rd 1, ch 5, repeat * around, join.  (5 ch-5 loops)
Rd 6: Slip st in first ch-5 loop, ch 1, (sc, ch 2, 6 dc, ch 2, sc) in each ch-5 loop around, join.  (5 pedals)
Finish off.  Weave in ends.

CENTER OF ROSE:
Join yarn around the post of any sc of Rd 1, ch 1, *sc around post, ch 5, sc in 4th ch from hook for picot, ch 2, repeat from * around, join with slip st in first sc.  (5 picots)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  The tail will be used to sew Rose to whatever they were made to accent.

This pattern is an original pattern © by Christjan Bee (September 2016).  Please do not claim this pattern as your own.  If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern but please do not reprint it on your site.  You may keep a copy for your own personal use but you may not sell or distribute it, or sell items made from this pattern.

ROSE HEADBAND

This is a headband that I made for my wife.  The headband is designed for an adult to wear.  The headband can easily adjusted to fit any size head by simply adding or subtracting shells.  I attached a crocheted rose to the headband.  As noted in the picture, the headband and rose can be made in any color.

MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn:  pink, white, and red.
H crochet hook
Hair elastic band
Tapestry needle

HEADBAND:
SHELL: (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in same ch.
Rd 1: With headband color, ch 76, working over elastic band, shell in second ch from hook, skip next ch, slip st in next ch, shell in next ch, skip next ch, slip st in next ch, [shell in next ch, skip next ch, slip st in next ch] 14 times in ch only,  skip next ch, shell in next ch, skip next ch, again working over elastic band, [slip st in next ch, skip next ch, shell] twice, turn work around, working in free loops of foundation ch, working over elastic band, [shell in same ch as shell across, skip next ch, slip st in next ch] twice, skip next ch, shell in next ch, (skip next ch, slip st in next ch, skip next ch, shell in next ch) 14 times, working over elastic band, skip next ch, (slip st in next ch, skip next ch, shell in next ch) twice, join with a slip st in first dc.
Finish off.  Weave in ends.

ROSE:
Rd 1: With yarn, ch 4, join with a slip st to form ring, ch 1, (sc, ch 4) 5 times in ring, join with slip st in first sc.  (5 ch-4 loops)
Rd 2: Slip st in first ch-4 loop, ch 1, (sc, ch 1, 4 dc, ch 1, sc) in each ch-4 loop, repeat in each ch-4 loop, join.  (5 pedals)
Rd 3: Working behind petals of Rd 2, *sc around the post of sc of Rd 1, ch 4, Repeat from * around, join.  (5 ch-4 loops)
Rd 4: Slip st in first ch-4 loop, ch 1, (sc, ch 2, 5 dc, ch 2, sc) in each ch-4 loop around, join with slip st in first sc.  (5 pedals)
Rd 5: Working behind pedals of Rd 4, *sc around the post of sc of Rd 1, ch 5, repeat * around, join.  (5 ch-5 loops)
Rd 6: Slip st in first ch-5 loop, ch 1, (sc, ch 2, 6 dc, ch 2, sc) in each ch-5 loop around, join with slip st in first sc.  (5 pedals)
Finish off.  Weave in ends.

CENTER:
Join yarn around the post of any sc of Rd 1, ch 1, *sc around post of sc, ch 5, sc in 4th ch from hook for picot, ch 2, repeat from * around, join with slip st in first sc.  (5 picots)
Finish off leaving a long tail.
Sew ROSE to HEADBAND.

This crochet pattern is an original pattern and is © by Christjan Bee (August 2015).  Please do not claim this pattern as your own.  If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern but please do not reprint/repost it on your site.  You may print and keep a copy for your own personal use but you may not sell or distribute it, or sell items made from this pattern.

GIRAFARIG

As I have said in several previous posts, my wife is crazy about giraffes.  When she found out that there was a Pokemon that looks like a giraffe, she requested me to make Girafarig for her.  This is pattern for Girafarig that I came up with.

MATERIALS:
Worsted Weight Yarn:  Yellow, coffee brown, gray, pink, and white
F crochet hook
Polyester fiberfill
Yarn Needle
White, yellow,  and black craft felt

BODY:
Rd 1: With coffee brown, 6 sc in magic ring.  (6)
Rd 2: 2 sc in each sc around.  (12)
Rd 3: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (18)
Rd 4: (sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (24)
Rd 5: (sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (30)
Rd 6: (sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (36)
Rd 7: (sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (42)
Rd 8: Slip st in next sc, ch 1, sc in same sc as slip st, sc in next 38 sc.  (39)
Rd 9: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 39 sc, ch 3, slip st in first sc.  (39, 1 ch-3 sp)
Rd 10: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 3 ch, sc in next 39 sc.  (42)
Rds 11-16: sc in each sc around.  (42)  Change to yellow.
Rds 17-23: sc in each sc around.  (42)

SHAPE FRONT:
MAKE SURE THAT THE UNWORKED SC OF RD 23 IS CENTERED.
Rw 1: Attach yellow, ch 1, sc in same sc as attachment, sc in next 14 sc, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 15 sc.  (32)
Rw 2: Ch 1, turn; sc in each sc across.  (32)
Rw 3: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 14 sc, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 14 sc.  (30)
Rw 4: Ch 1, turn; sc in each sc across.  (30)
Rw 5: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 13 sc, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 13 sc.  (28)
Rw 6: Ch 1, turn; sc in each sc across.  (28)
Rw 7: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 12 sc, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 12 sc.  (26)
Rw 8: Ch 1, turn; sc in each sc across.  (26)
Rw 9: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 11 sc, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 11 sc.  (24)
Rw 10: Ch 1, turn; with both sides together and wrong side facing, working in front loops only, sc in next 12 sc.
Finish off.  Stuff BODY firmly.

GIRAFFE NECK:
Rd 1: Attachment yellow in first skipped sc of Rd 23, sc in each skipped sc of Rd 23, sc in side of each row of front shaping.  (26)
Rd 2: (sc in next 11 sc, sc2tog) around.  (24)
Rd 3: (sc in next 4 sc, sc2tog) around.  (20)
Rds 4-10: sc in each sc around.  (20)
Rd 11: (sc in next 3 sc, sc2tog) around.  (16)
Rds 12-14: sc in each sc around.  (16)
Finish off.  Stuff GIRAFFE NECK firmly.

SNAKE NECK:
Rd 1: Attach coffee brown in center skipped sc of Rd 7, ch 1, sc in same sc as attachment, sc in next sc, sc in side of Rd 8 and 9, sc in next 3 ch, sc in side of Rd 8 and 9.  (10)
Rds 2-3: sc in each sc around.  (10)
Rd 4: (sc in next 3 sc, sc2tog) around.  (8)
Rds 5-6: sc in each sc around.  (8)
Finish off.  Stuff SNAKE NECK firmly.

GIRAFFE HEAD:
Rd 1: With pink, 6 sc in magic ring.  (6)
Rd 2: 2 sc in each sc around.  (12)
Rd 3: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (18)
Rd 4: sc in each sc around.  (18)
Rd 5: (sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (24)
NOW WORKING IN JOINED ROUNDS.
Rd 6: slip st in next sc changing to yellow, ch 1, sc in same sc as slip st, sc in next 5 sc, change to white, sc in next 12, change to yellow, sc in next 6 sc, slip st in first sc to join.  (24)
Rds 7-10: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 6 sc, change to white, sc in next 12 sc, change to yellow, sc in next 6 sc, join.  (24)
Rd 11: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, change to white, sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc, (sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc) twice, sc in next 2 sc, change to yellow, sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc, join.  (30)
Rd 12: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 8 sc, change to white, sc in next 15 sc, change to yellow, sc in next 7 sc, join.  (30)
Rd 13: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 7 sc, change to white, sc in next 15 sc, change to yellow, sc in next 8 sc, join.  (30)
Rd 14: sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 3 sc, change to white, sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc, (sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc) twice, sc in next 3 sc, change to yellow, sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc, join.  (36)
Rds 15-16: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 9 sc, change to white, sc in next 18 sc, change to yellow, sc in next 9 sc, join.  (36)
NOW WORKING IN CONTINUOUS ROUNDS.
Rd 17: Ch 1, (sc in next 2 sc, sc2tog) around.  (27)
Rd 18: sc in each sc around.  (27)
Rd 19: (sc in next sc, sc2tog) around.  (18)
STUFF GIRAFFE HEAD FIRMLY.
Rd 20: sc in each sc around.  (18)
Rd 21; (sc in next sc, sc2tog) around.  (12)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Weave tail through sc of Rd 21, pull tightly, and secure.  Weave in ends.  Sew GIRAFFE HEAD to GIRAFFE NECK.

SNAKE HEAD:
Rd 1: With coffee brown, 6 sc in magic ring.  (6)
Rd 2: 2 sc in each sc around.  (12)
Rd 3: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (18)
Rd 4: sc in each sc around.  (18)
Rd 5: (sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around.  (24)
Rds 6-8: sc in each sc around.  (24)
Rd 9: (sc in next 2 sc, sc2tog) around.  (18)
Rd 10: sc in each sc around.  (18)
STUFF SNAKE HEAD FIRMLY.
Rd 11: (sc in next sc, sc2tog) around.  (12)
Rd 12: sc2tog around.  (6)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Weave tail through sc of Rd 12, pull tightly, and secure.  Weave in ends.  Sew SNAKE HEAD to SNAKE NECK.

EARS (MAKE 2):
INNER EARS (MAKE 2):
Rd 1: With yellow, ch 9, sc in second ch from hook, sc in next 6 ch, 3 sc in next ch working around ch, working in free loops of foundation ch, sc in next 7 ch.  (17)
Rd 2: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 8 sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in next 8 sc.  (19)
Rd 3: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 9 sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in next 9 sc.  (21)
Finish off.
OUTER EARS (MAKE 2):
Rd 1: With yellow, ch 9, sc in second ch from hook, sc in next 6 ch, 3 sc in next ch working around ch, working in free loops of foundation ch, sc in next 7 ch.  (17)
Rd 2: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 8 sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in next 8 sc.  (19)
Rd 3: Ch 1, turn; sc in next 9 sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in next 9 sc.  (21)
Rd 4: Ch 1, turn; Holding wrong side of INNER EAR and OUTER EAR together and working through both thicknesses, sc in each sc around.  (21)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Sew EARS to GIRAFFE HEAD.

OSSICONES (MAKE 2):
Rd 1: With white, 5 sc in magic ring.  (5)
Rds 2-4: sc in each sc around.  (5)
Rd 5: 2 sc in each sc around.  (10)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Weave tail through sc of Rd 5, pull tightly and secure.  Sew OSSICONES to GIRAFFE HEAD.

FRONT LEGS (MAKE 2):
Rd 1: With gray, 6 sc in magic ring.  (6)
Rd 2: 2 sc in each sc around.  (12)
Rd 3: Working in back loops only, sc in each sc around.  (12)
Rds 4-6: sc in each sc around.  (12)  Change to yellow.
Rds 7-22: sc in each sc around.  (12)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Stuff FRONT LEGS firmly.  Sew FRONT LEGS to BODY.

HIND LEGS (MAKE 2):
Rd 1: With gray, 6 sc in magic ring.  (6)
Rd 2: 2 sc in each sc around.  (12)
Rd 3: Working in back loops only, sc in each sc around.  (12)
Rds 4-6: sc in each sc around.  (12)  Change to coffee brown.
Rds 7-18: sc in each sc around.  (12)
Rd 19: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 10 sc, 2 sc in next sc.  (14)
Rd 20: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 12 sc, 2 sc in next sc.  (16)
Rd 21: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 14 sc, 2 sc in next sc.  (18)
Rd 22: 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next 5 sc, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc.  (20)
Rd 23: 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next 6 sc, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc.  (22)
Rd 24: 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next 7 sc, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 7 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc.  (24)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Stuff HIND LEGS firmly.  Sew HIND LEGS to BODY.

LARGE SPOTS (MAKE 6 IN YELLOW, 2 IN COFFEE BROWN):
Rd 1: 6 sc in magic ring.  (6)
Rd 2: 2 sc in each sc around.  (12)
Finish off leaving along tail.  Sew LARGE SPOTS to BODY.

SMALL SPOTS (MAKE 2 IN YELLOW, 2 IN COFFEE BROWN):
Rd 1: 6 sc in magic ring.  (6)
Finish off leaving a long tail.  Sew SMALL SPOTS to BODY.

GIRAFFE EYES (MAKE 2):
Use white and black craft felt to create GIRAFFE EYES.  Glue to GIRAFFE HEAD.

SNAKE EYES (MAKE 2):
Use yellow and black craft felt to create SNAKE EYES.  Glue to SNAKE HEAD.

SNAKE MOUTH:
Use white craft felt to create SNAKE MOUTH.  Glue to SNAKE MOUTH.

Girafarig and Pokemon are copyright Nintendo.

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