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Amigurumi Tea Cup Pincushion
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 80219AD Keep your spare pins in this adorable tea cup.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 3 in. (7.5 cm) diameter, 2 in. (5 cm) tall

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-105 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Silver Blue

Lightest gray-blue


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

860-125 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Taupe

Dusty gray-brown


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

860-100 Vanna's Choice Yarn: White

Crisp white


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

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size H-8 (5 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
Fiberfill stuffing Polyfill pellets
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



TEA CUP
With A, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch.

Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.


Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around - 12 sts.


Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * around - 18 sts.


Rnd 4: Working through back loops only, sc in each st around - 18 sts.


Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around - 24 sts.


Rnd 6: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around - 30 sts.


Rnd 7: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around - 36 sts.


Rnds 8 -14: Sc in each st around.


Fasten off.



TEA
With B, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch.

Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.


Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around - 12 sts.


Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * around - 18 sts.


Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around - 24 sts.


Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around - 30 sts.


Rnd 6: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around - 36 sts.


Fasten off.



HANDLE
With A, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 5 sc in first ch.

Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.


Rnd 2: Work 1 sc in each st around - 5 sts.


Repeat Rnd 2, stuffing lightly as you go, until piece measures about 3 in.

(7.5 cm) from beg.

Fasten off.



TEA BAG (make 2)
With C, ch 5.


Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 4 sts.


Rows 2 and 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.


Row 4: Sc2tog twice.


Fasten off.



FINISHING
Fill bottom of the Teacup with pellets, stuff remaining space firmly with stuffing.

Sew Tea over top of Teacup.

Sew on Handle.

Sew 2 Tea Bag pieces together.

With a 2 in.

(5 cm) length of C, tie Tea Bag to cup.

Weave in ends.

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