Monday, January 15, 2018

Owl Sleeping Mask


Materials
White yarn
Yellow yarn
Black yarn
One color yarn of your choice
H 5.0 – F 3.75 Hooks
Scissors
Yarn needle

Mask
Ch 5, join
Rnd 1: ch 2, 10 hdc in ring, join
Rnd 2: ch 2, 2 hdc in each st, join
Rnd 3: ch 2, 1 hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st, repeat to end, join.
Rnd 4: ch 2, 1 hdc in next 2 st’s, 2 hdc in next st, repeat to end, join.
Rnd 5: repeat rnd 1-4 to make another circle.
Rnd 6: hdc both circles together for 4 st’s.

Eyes make 2
Ch 5, join
Rnd 1: ch 2, 10 hdc in ring, join
Rnd 2: ch 2, 2 hdc in each st, join
Rnd 3: ch 2, 1 hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st, repeat to end, join. Sew on mask.

Pupil make 2
Ch 5, join
Change to mask color
Rnd 1: ch 2, 10 hdc in ring, join
Rnd 2: ch 2, 2 hdc in each st, join sew on to mask.

Beak
Ch 11
Row 1: 2together in next st, 1 sc in next 6 st’s, 2together in next st.
Row 2: 2together in next st, 1 sc in next 4 st’s, 2together in next st.
Row 3: 2together in next st, 1 sc in next 2 st’s, 2together in next st.
Row 4: 2together x 2
Row 5: 2together, sew beak on mask.

Strap
Join your yarn on the side of mask and hdc in next 3 st's, turn ch 1, repeat until strap is as long as you want, repeat for other side. Enjoy sleeping mask.


Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Santa MiMi



Materials
Big Twist Yarn-Red and Black
Bernat Pipsqueak- Whitey White
Yarn Needle
Polyester Fiberfill
Crochet Hook-H-4.0mm
Safety Eyes

Legs-Make 2
Ch 5, Join
Round 1: 6 sc in the ring
Round 2: 2 sc in each st. (12)
Round 3:1 sc in next st, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (18)
Round 4:1 sl st in each st. (18)
Round 5:1 sc in back loops only. (18)
Round 6-25:1 sc in each st.
Note: Round 7 is where I put the white and from round 8-25 is red.
Now with both legs you want to crochet around the first leg, then continue around second leg, you should have 36 st's

Body
Round 26-27: 1 sc in each st. (36)
Round 28: 1 sc in next 8 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (40)
Round 29-30: 1 sc in each st, in white. (40)
Round 31: 1 sc in next 9 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (44)
Round 32-35: 1 sc in each st. (44)
Round 36: 1 sc dec in next st, 1 sc in next 9 st’s, repeat to end. (40)
Round 37-38: 1 sc in each st. (40)
Round 39: 1 sc dec in next st, 1 sc in next 8 st’s, repeat to end. (36)
Round 40-41: 1 sc in each st. (36)
Round 42: 1 sc dec in next st, 1 sc in next 7 st’s, repeat to end. (32)
Round 43-44: 1 sc in each st. (32)
Round 45: 1 sc dec in next st, 1 sc in next 6 st’s, repeat to end. (28)
Round 46-47: 1 sc in each st. (28)
Round 48: 1 sc dec in next st, 1 sc in next 5 st’s, repeat to end. (24)
Round 49-50: 1 sc in each st. (24)
Round 51: 1 sc dec in next st, 1 sc in next 4 st’s, repeat to end. (20)
Round 52-56: 1 sc in each st. (20)

Note: From round 36 to 42 I tapestry crochet the belt using  black and gold or yellow, also I surface sc up the body with white, I insert my hook from the bottom and come out the top to grab the yarn and sc.

Head
Ch 6
Round 1: 1 sc in next 4 st’s, 3 sc in last st, working on other side of ch sc in next 4 st’s, 3 sc in last st. (14)  Use st marker
Round 2: 1 sc in next st, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (21)
Round 3: 1 sc in next 2 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (28)
Round 4: 1 sc in next 3 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (35)
Round 5: 1 sc in next 4 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (42)
Round 6: 1 sc in next 5 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (49)
Round 7-18: 1 sc in each st. (49)
Round 19: 1 sc dec in next st, 1 sc in next 5 st’s, repeat to end. (42)
Note: Now would be a good time to add the eyes between rounds 12-13, about 2 inches apart.
Round 20: 1 sc dec in next st, 1 sc in next 4 st’s, repeat to end. (35)
Round 21: 1 sc dec in next st, 1 sc in next 3 st’s, repeat to end. (28)
Round 22: 1 sc dec in next st, 1 sc in next 2 st’s, repeat to end. (21)
Note: Now would be a good time to stuff the head.
Round 23: 1 sc dec in next st, 1 sc in next st, repeat to end. (14)
Finnish off, and leave long tail for sewing. Sew head on to body.

Arms- Make 2
Ch 6
Round 1: 1 sc in next 4 st’s, 3 sc in last st, working on other side of ch sc in next 4 st’s, 3 sc in last st. (14)
Round 2-28: 1 sc in each st. (14) Round 6-7 is done in white, round 8-28 is done in red. Finish off, leave long tail for sewing, Stuff and sew arms on to doll.

Hat
Ch 4,
Round 1: 6 sc in ring. (6)
Round 2: Sc in next 2 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (8)
Round 3: Sc in next 3 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (10)
Round 4: Sc in next 4 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (12)
Round 5: Sc in next 5 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (14)
Round 6: Sc in next 6 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (16)
Round 7: Sc in next 7 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (18)
Round 8: Sc in next 8 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (20)
Round 9: Sc in next 9 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (22)
Round 10: Sc in next 10 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (24)
Round 11: Sc in next 11 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (26)
Round 12: Sc in next 12 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (28)
Round 13: Sc in next 13 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (30)
Round 14: Sc in next 14 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (32)
Round 15: Sc in next 15 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (34)
Round 16: Sc in next16 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (36)
Round 17: Sc in next 17 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (38)
Round 18: Sc in next 18 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (40)
Round 19: Sc in next 19 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (42)
Round 20: Sc in next 20 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (44)
Row 21-30:  Sc in each st. (44 ) With the last 3 rounds in white.

Pom-Pom
 With white:

Begin by laying out a strand of yarn about 18" in length. Using your hand, wrap yarn around your hand 40-60 times. Carefully slip the yarn off your hand and place it on top of the 18" strand. Tie a knot twice, cut through each loop, trim pom-pom to desired size being sure not to trim the original 18" strand. Use this strand to sew the pom-pom to the top of the hat. Enjoy

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Christmas Stocking 2

Crochet Hook H


Ch 6, Join 10 hdc in ring, use st marker
Round 1 – 2 hdc in each stitch around (20 stitches).
Round 2 – 1 hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st, repeat to end. (30 stitches).
Round 3 – 1 hdc in next 2 st’s, 2 hdc in the next stitch repeat to end (40 stitches).
Round 4 - 15 – 1 hdc in each stitch around.
Round 16 – 1 hdc in next 15 stitch, turn ch 1.
Round 17 25-1 hdc in each stitch.
Round 26 –Cut off long tail and sew two side together.
Round 27 – 1 hdc in each st until stocking is as long as you want.
Hook – Ch 15, then sl st into next st finish off, enjoy.