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Squash
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern Number: 80842AD Add some seasonal squash to your amigurumi Thanksgiving cornucopia or to your child's food-shopping playtime!

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

620-157 Wool-Ease Yarn: Pastel Yellow

Pale yellow


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.69
Note: (A)

620-174 Wool-Ease Yarn: Avocado

Cool medium green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.69
Note: (B)

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
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.



Pattern also available for pumpkin, apple, cornucopia, eggplant, and corn.


INSTRUCTIONS



SQUASH With A, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 4 sc in first ch.

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

Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around – 8 sts.

Rnds 3-4: Sc in each st around.

Rnds 5-8: Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts – 8 sts.

Begin stuffing piece firmly.

Rnd 9: Sc in each of next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st, 2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts – 10 sts.

Rnd 10: Sc in each of next 4 sts, 2 sc in each of next 2 sts, sc in each of next 4 sts – 12 sts.

Rnd 11: Sc in each of next 5 sts, 2 sc in each of next 2 sts, sc in each of next 5 sts – 14 sts.

Rnd 12: Sc in each of next 6 sts, 2 sc in each of next 2 sts, sc in each of next 6 sts – 16 sts.

Rnd 13: Sc in each of next 7 sts, 2 sc in each of next 2 sts, sc in each of next 7 sts – 18 sts.

Rnd 14: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around – 24 sts.

Rnds 15 -19: Sc in each st around.

Change to B.

Rnds 20 -23: Sc in each st around.

Rnd 24: *Sc2tog, sc in each of the next 2 sts, rep from * around – 18 sts.

Rnd 25: *Sc2tog, sc in next st, rep from * around – 12 sts.

Finish stuffing piece.

Rnd 26: Sc2tog around – 6 sts.

Fasten off.



FINISHING Weave in ends.

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


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