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Amigurumi Gingerbread Person
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern Number: 70709AD

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size

CORRECTIONS: (applied Dec 9, 2009)
HEAD AND BODY ... Rnd 10: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc, rep from * around - 18 sc. Rnd 12 11: *2 sc in next sc, sc in each of next 2 sc, rep from * around - 24 sts. Rnds 13-22 12-21: Sc in each sc around. Rnd 23 22: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sc, rep from * around - 18 sts.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

620-129 Wool-Ease Yarn: Cocoa

Warm medium brown


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.69

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
Small amounts of black, white, green, and red yarn 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



HEAD AND BODY
With A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch.

Place marker in first stitch for beginning of round; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sc.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc, rep from * around - 18 sc.
Rnds 4 -7: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 8: *Sc2tog, sc in next sc, rep from * around - 12 sts.
Rnd 9: Sc in each sc around.

Stuff head.
Rnd 10: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc, rep from * around - 18 sc.
Rnd 11: *2 sc in next sc, sc in each of next 2 sc, rep from * around - 24 sts.
Rnds 12-21: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 22: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sc, rep from * around - 18 sts.
Fasten off.



ARMS (make 2)
With A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 4 sc in first ch.

Place marker in first stitch for beginning of round; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around - 8 sc.
Rnds 3- 6: Sc in each sc around.
Fasten off.



FINISHING
Stuff Body.

Sew lower edge of Body closed.

Stitch through all layers along center of Body for about 1 1/4 in.

(3.2 cm) above lower edge for legs.
Sew Arms just below head.
With black yarn, embroider French knot eyes.

With green, embroider 2 French knots on front of Body for buttons.
With red, embroider a straight stitch smile.


With white, embroider straight stitch zigzags just above lower edge.
Knot a length of A to top of head for hanging loop.
Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
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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