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Amigurumi Alien
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 70584AD

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
3 in. (7.5 cm) tall

PUBLISHED IN: knit.1


CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-105 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Silver Blue

Lightest gray-blue


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (A)

860-170 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Pea Green

Bright yellow-green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (B)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45


Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.49


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

Additional Materials
2 plastic safety eyes, 6 mm diameter Fiberfill stuffing Small amount of red yarn
STITCH EXPLANATION:
sc2tog (sc decrease) Insert hook into st and draw up a loop.

Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop.

Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook.

NOTES:
Alien is worked in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.


INSTRUCTIONS



BODY
With A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch; place a marker to indicate beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sc.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc; rep from * around - 18 sc.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc; rep from * around - 24 sc.
Rnd 5: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next 3 sc; rep from * around - 30 sc.
Rnds 6-21: Sc in each sc around.


Following package directions, attach safety eyes.
Rnd 22: *Sc2tog, sc in next 3 sc; rep from * around - 24 sc.
Rnd 23: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sc; rep from * around - 18 sc.

Stuff piece.
Rnd 24: *Sc2tog, sc in next sc; rep from * around - 12 sc.
Rnd 25: (Sc2tog) around - 6 sc.
Fasten off, leaving a long tail.

Weave tail through last rnd and gather tightly.

Knot to secure.



ARMS (make 2)
With B, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 8 sc in first ch; place a marker to indicate beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnds 2-5: Sc in each sc around - 8 sc.
Fasten off.



FEET (make 4)
With B, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 8 sc in first ch; place a marker to indicate beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnds 2-3: Sc in each sc around - 8 sc.
Fasten off.



FINISHING
Stuff Arms and sew to Body.

Embroider straight stitch smile with red yarn.

Stuff Feet and sew to Body.

With slip st, join 2 lengths of B to top of Head for antennas; knot ends.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)


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