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Tom Turkey
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 80744AD This adorable amigurumi turkey is sure to brighten up your Thanksgiving feast!

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 7 in. (18 cm) tall

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-126 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Chocolate

Cool medium brown


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

860-158 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Mustard

Golden yellow


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Note: (B)

860-180 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Cranberry

Deep red


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Note: (C)

860-130 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Honey

Deep gold


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Note: (D)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
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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, 6 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



TURKEY
HEAD AND BODY
Beg at top of head, 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 sc.


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


Rnds 4 -8: Sc in each sc around.


Rnd 9: *Sc2tog, sc in next st, rep from * around - 12 sts.


Following package instructions, attach safety eyes.


Rnds 10 -13: Sc in each sc around.


Begin stuffing piece, add additional stuffing as work continues.


Rnd 14: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around - 15 sts.


Rnd 15: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around - 18 sts.


Rnd 16: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 5 sts, rep from * around - 21 sts.


Rnd 17: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 6 sts, rep from * around - 24 sts.


Rnd 18: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 7 sts, rep from * around - 27 sts.


Rnd 19: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 8 sts, rep from * around - 30 sts.


Rnd 20: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 9 sts, rep from * around - 33 sts.


Rnd 21: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 10 sts, rep from * around - 36 sts.


Rnds 22 -26: Sc in each sc around.


Rnd 27: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around - 30 sts.


Rnd 28: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around - 24 sts.


Rnd 29: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around - 18 sts.


Rnd 30: *Sc2tog, sc in next st, rep from * around - 12 sts.


Rnd 31: *Sc2tog * around - 6 sts.


Fasten off.



BEAK
With B, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 3 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 - 6 sc.


Rnd 3: Sc in each st around.


Fasten off.



WATTLE
With C, 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: Sc in each sc around.


Rnd 3: Sc2tog, sc in each of next 4 sts- 5 sts.


Rnd 4: Sc2tog, sc in each of next 3 sts- 4 sts.


Rnd 5: Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sts- 3 sts.


Fasten off.



WINGS (make 2)
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 sc around - 12 sc.


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


Rnds 4 -9: Sc in each sc around.


Rnd 10: *Sc2tog, sc in next st, rep from * around - 12 sts.


Rnd 11: *Sc2tog, rep from * around - 6 sts.



TAIL
With C, ch 5.


Row 1: Work 2 sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 8 sts.


Row 2: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.


Row 3: Ch 1, turn, *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * across - 12 sc.


Row 4: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.

Change to D.


Row 5: Ch 1, turn, *2 sc in next st, sc in each of the next 2 sts, rep from * across - 16 sc.


Row 6: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.


Row 7: Ch 1, turn, *2 sc in next st, sc in each of the next 3 sts, rep from * across - 20 sc.


Row 8: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.

Change to B.


Row 9: Ch 1, turn, *2 sc in next st, sc in each of the next 4 sts, rep from * across - 24 sc.


Row 10: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.


Row 11: Ch 1, turn, *2 sc in next st, sc in each of the next 5 sts, rep from * across - 28 sc.


Row 12: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.


Fasten off.



FEET (make 2)
With D, 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 sc.

Stuff foot lightly.


Rnd 3: Sc2tog, 2 sc, sc2tog, sc2tog, 2 sc, sc2tog- 8 sts.


Rnd 4: *Sc2tog, rep from * around - 4 sts.


Rnds 5 -7: Sc in each st around.


Fasten off.



FINISHING
Flatten Beak, add a tiny amount of stuffing, and sew to to head.


Stuff Wattle lightly, and sew below Beak.

Flatten Wings and sew to Body.

Sew Feet to body.


Sew Tail to back of body.


Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k3tog = knit 3 together
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
tbl = through the back loop
WS = wrong side
wyib = with yarn in back
wyif = with yarn in front
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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