Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Think Pink Cupcake
Lion Brand® Cupcake®
Pattern Number: 70602AD What could be more delicious than this amigurumi play-food cupcake?

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

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

460-141 Cupcake Yarn: Pink Lemonade Bright pink
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.29
Note: (A)

460-159 Cupcake Yarn: Lemon Drop Bright yellow
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.29
Note: (B)

460-100 Cupcake Yarn: Marshmallow Pure white
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.29
Note: (C)

460-170 Cupcake Yarn: Pistachio Bright medium green
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.29
Note: (D)

460-191 Cupcake: Violet Magenta purple
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.29
Note: (E)

460-106 Cupcake Yarn: Blueberry Soft, periwinkle blue
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.29
Note: (F)

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


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

Additional Materials
2 STYROFOAM disks, 2 3/4 in. diameter x 1 in. high (7.5 x 2.5 cm) 1 STYROFOAM ball, 3 1/2 in. (9 cm) Craft glue

INSTRUCTIONS



CUPCAKE Frosting With A, ch 3; join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.

Rnd 1: Ch 2 (counts as first hdc here and throughout), work 7 more hdc in ring; join with sl st in top of beg ch - 8 hdc.

Rnd 2: Ch 2, work 2 hdc in each st around, hdc in base of beg ch; join with sl st in top of beg ch - 16 hdc.

Rnd 3: Ch 2, (hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st) 7 times, hdc in next st, hdc in base of beg ch; join with sl st in top of beg ch - 24 hdc.

Rnd 4: Ch 2, (hdc in next 2 sts, 2 hdc in next st) 7 times, hdc in next 2 sts, hdc in base of beg ch; join with sl st in top of beg ch - 32 hdc.

Rnd 5: Ch 3, *(dc in next st, 2 dc in next st), repeat from * around, end dc in base of beg ch.

Fasten off.

Edging From right side, join C with sl st at any point on outside edge of Rnd 5.

Rnd 1: Ch 2, work 4 hdc in same space; *skip next st, sc in next st, skip next st, work 5 hdc in next st, repeat from * around to last 3 sts, skip next st, sc in next st, join with sl st in beg ch.

Fasten off.

Cake With B, ch 10.

Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across.

Row 2: Ch 2, turn.

Sc through back loop of each st across.Repeat Row 2 until piece measures about 10 in.

(25.5 cm).

Fasten off.





FINISHING Cut foam ball in half.

Glue foam disks together, glue one half of ball on top.

Glue Cake crochet around sides of disks.

It may be helpful to secure ends of crochet with pins or toothpicks until dry.

Leaf Trim (make 3) With D, ch 6.

Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across.

Row 1: Ch 1, turn.

Sc in each st across.

Row 2: Ch 1, turn.

(Pull up a loop in next st) twice, yarn over and through both loops, sc to end.

Repeat Row 2 until 1 st remains.

Fasten off.

Blossoms (make 1 with E, 1 with F) Ch 3.

Sl st in 1st ch, *ch 5, sl st in same ch; repeat from * 4 times.

Fasten off.

Glue Leaves to Frosting.

Glue Blossoms on top of Leaves.

With C and F, embroider French knots on Frosting.

With E and F, embroider straight stitch star shapes on Frosting.

Glue Frosting over top of foam ball.

Sides of Frosting will extend beyond ball edge.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)


Every effort has been made to have the knitting and crochet instructions accurate and complete. We cannot be responsible for variance of individual knitters and crocheters, human errors, or typographical mistakes.
We want your project to be a success! If you need help with this or any other Lion Brand pattern, e-mail support is available 7 days per week by mailing support@lionbrand.com.

For over a thousand free patterns available in versions for the vision-impaired, visit our website http://www.LionBrand.com

To order, visit our website http://www.e-yarn.com or call: (800) 258-9276 any time!

Copyright ©1998-2011 Lion Brand Yarn Company, all rights reserved. No pattern or other material may be reproduced -- mechanically, electronically, or by any other means, including photocopying -- without written permission of Lion Brand Yarn Company.

Click here for Non-Braille display: View With Images