Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Amigurumi Mouse
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 70590AD This tiny plush toy is easy and fun to make.

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

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-099 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Linen

Dusty off-white, almost gray


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.29
Note: (A)

860-101 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Pink

Light pink

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Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.29
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, 9 mm diameter Fiberfill stuffing
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:
Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.


INSTRUCTIONS



MOUSE
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 6-19: Sc in each sc around.


Rnd 20: *Sc2tog, sc in next 3 sc; rep from * around - 24 sc.


Following package directions, attach safety eyes.


Rnd 21: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sc; rep from * around - 18 sc.


Stuff piece.


Rnd 22: *Sc2tog, sc in next sc; rep from * around - 12 sc.


Rnd 23: (Sc2tog) around - 6 sc.


Fasten off, leaving a long tail.

Weave tail through last rnd and gather tightly.

Knot to secure.



OUTER EARS (make 2)
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.


Fasten off.



INNER EARS (make 2)
With B, repeat Rnds 1 and 2 of Outer Ear.


Fasten off.



FINISHING
Sew an Inner Ear to each Outer Ear.

Sew Ears to head.

With B, embroider a straight st nose.

Tie a length of A to rear of Mouse for tail.

Trim to desired length, knot end.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
k3tog = knit 3 together
p = purl
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sl = slip
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
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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