Saturday, July 13, 2013
Worsted weight yarn small amount
Short piece of red yarn for
Size G (4.5 mm) crochet hook
Wiggle eyes size 6mm
- Read instructions through before beginning.
- Head is worked from the inside.
- If you crochet loosely use a smaller hook.
Hdc = half double crochet
Sc2tog = single crochet 2
together a decrease
Round 1: Working over the beginning tail, 6 sc in
second ch from hook.
Round 2: Sc in back loop of each sts.
Note: the head is worked from the inside.
Round 3: *Sc in back loop of next st, 2 sc in
next st. Repeat from * twice. (9 sts)
4-5: Sc in back
loop of next sc. (9 sts)
Put a very small amount of polyfil in head before finishing the sc2tog
Round 6: Sc2tog in back loop of next 2 sc, repeat
Ch 40. Slip stitch in 2nd ch from hook and next 3
chs. Sc in 15 chs, hdc in each ch to the
last 3 chs. Sc in last 3 chs.. Fasten off leaving about a 6 inch tail.
Use the yarn
tail to sew the tail evenly to the head and reinforce the neck.
Weave the end of the
beginning tail through the round 1 single crochets. Pull beginning tail tight to close the
Choose the best looking side
of the head and pull a piece of red yarn through the nose near the bottom of
head and tie in a tight knot for the tongue.
Run one end of yarn back inside head so that only one tail is showing
for tongue. Cut about 1/2 inch long.
Glue wiggle eyes on round 3,
leaving one sc free between the eyes.
(see photo for placement)