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Amigurumi Happy Pumpkin
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice® Baby
Pattern Number: 80742AD Celebrate autumn, Thanksgiving and Halloween with this adorable pumpkin amigurumi.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 4 in. (10 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

840-132 Vanna's Choice Baby Yarn: Goldfish

Soft peachy orange


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

840-128 Vanna's Choice Baby Yarn: Chocolate Cake

Deep chocolate brown


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Estimated Price: $ 3.29
Note: (B)

840-169 Vanna's Choice Baby Yarn: Sweet Pea

Light spring green


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

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Additional Materials
2 plastic safety eyes, 12 mm diameter Small amount of black 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 - 1 st decreased.


sc3tog (sc decrease) Insert hook into st and draw up a loop.

(Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop) twice.

Yarn over, draw through all 4 loops on hook - 2 sts decreased.

NOTES:
Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.


INSTRUCTIONS



PUMPKIN
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: 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: *Sc in next st, 3 hdc in each of next 2 sts; rep from * around - 42 sts.


Rnds 5-13: *Sc in next st, hdc in each of next 6 sts; rep from * around - 42 sts.

Following package instructions, attach safety eyes.

Begin stuffing, continue stuffing as work progresses.


Rnd 14: *Sc in next st, (sc3tog) twice; rep from * around - 18 sts.


Rnd 15: *Sc2tog, sc in next st, rep from * around - 12 sts.


Rnd 16: *Sc2tog, rep from * around - 6 sts.

Fasten off.



STEM
With B, 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 st around - 12 sts.


Rnd 3: Working through back loops only, sc in each st around.


Rnd 4: Sc in each st around.

Fasten off.



LEAF
With C, ch 4.

Work 2 dc in 2nd ch from hook, hdc in next ch, 3 sc in last ch; working along opposite side of ch, hdc in next ch, 2 dc last ch.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Lightly stuff Stem and sew to top of Pumpkin.

Sew Leaf to side of Stem.

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)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
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
st(s) = stitch(es)


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