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Little Ghost Finger Puppet
Lion Brand® Microspun
Pattern Number: 80769AD This eerie finger puppet is a scream to crochet during the Halloween season. Featured in BK4K.

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

PUBLISHED IN: By Kids, For Kids


CORRECTIONS: (applied Oct 10, 2008)
Next Rnd: Ch 1, *sc in each of next 7 8 sts, * (sc, dc, sc) all in next st, rep from * around, join with sl st to beg st - 44 sts. Next Rnd: Ch 1, *sc in each sc, (sc, ch 1, dc, ch 1, sc) in dc, rep from * around, join with sl st to beg st. Fasten off.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

910-100 Microspun Yarn: Lily White

Crisp white


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.29

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
Small amount of black embroidery thread
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.


INSTRUCTIONS



PUPPET
Head
Ch 14, join with sl st to form a ring.


Next Rnd: Ch 1, sc in each ch around, join with sl st to beg st -14 sts.


Next Rnd: Ch 1, sc in each st around, join with sl st to beg st.


Rep last rnd twice.


Next Rnd: (Sc2tog) around.

Cut yarn, leaving a long end.

Weave end through last rnd, pull tightly together and fasten off.


Body
Join yarn with sl st to first rnd of head.


Ch 1, work 15 sts evenly spaced around, join with sl st to beg st.


Next Rnd: Ch 1, * sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st (increase made), rep from * around, join with sl st to beg st - 20 sts.


Next Rnd: Ch 1, sc in each st around, join with sl st to beg ch.


Next Rnd: Ch 1, * sc in each of next 3 sts, inc in next st, rep from * around, join with sl st to beg st - 25 sts.


Next Rnd: Ch 1, sc in each st around, join with sl st to beg st.


Next Rnd: Ch 1, * sc in each of next 4 sts, inc in next st, rep from * around, join with sl st to beg st - 30 sts.


Next Rnd: Ch 1, sc in each st around, join with sl st to beg st.


Next Rnd: Ch 1, * sc in each of next 5 sts, inc in next st, rep from * around, join with sl st to beg st - 35 sts.


Next Rnd: Ch 1, sc in each st around to last st, 2 sc in last st, join with sl st to beg st - 36 sts.


Next Rnd: Ch 1, *sc in each of next 8 sts, (sc, dc, sc) all in next st, rep from * around, join with sl st to beg st - 44 sts.


Next Rnd: Ch 1, *sc in each sc, (sc, ch 1, dc, ch 1, sc) in dc, rep from * around, join with sl st to beg st.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
With black thread, make a few straight sts for eyes and mouth.


Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dpn(s) = double pointed needle(s)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
Rev St st = reverse stockinette stitch
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
tbl = through the back loop
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)


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