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Eggplant
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern Number: 80843AD Add some amigurumi eggplant to your Thanksgiving cornucopia!

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 6 in. (15 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

620-191 Wool-Ease Yarn: Violet

Rich royal purple


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 Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59


Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.49

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, squash, cornucopia, and corn.


INSTRUCTIONS



EGGPLANT
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: *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.


Rnds 6 -14: Sc in each st around.


Rnd 15: *Sc2tog, sc in each of the next 8 sts, rep from * around - 27 sts.


Rnd 16: Sc in each st around.


Rnd 17: *Sc2tog, sc in each of the next 7 sts, rep from * around - 24 sts.


Rnd 18: Sc in each st around.


Rnd 19: *Sc2tog, sc in each of the next 6 sts, rep from * around - 21 sts.


Rnd 20: Sc in each st around.


Rnd 21: *Sc2tog, sc in each of the next 5 sts, rep from * around - 18 sts.


Rnds 22-24: Sc in each st around.


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


Rnd 26: *Sc2tog * around - 6 sts.


Fasten off.



STEM
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.


Rnds 2-4: Sc in each st around.


Rnd 5: Work 2 sc in each st around - 12 sts.


Rnd 6: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * around - 18 sts.


Rnd 7: Sc in each st around.


Rnd 8: * Sc in next st, hdc in next st, 2 double crochet in next st, hdc in next st, sc in next st, sl st in next st, rep from * twice - 21 sts.


Fasten off.



FINISHING
Sew stem to top of Eggplant.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
hdc = half double crochet
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)


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