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Tracey Tentacles
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 80899AD This crazy alien critter is easy and fun to make. Featured in BK4K.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 8 in. (20.5 cm)

PUBLISHED IN: By Kids, For Kids


CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-144 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Magenta Rich, deep purple-pink
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (A)

860-149 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Silver Grey

Medium sterling gray


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Note: (B)

860-170 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Pea Green

Bright yellow-green


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Note: (C)

860-158 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Mustard

Golden yellow


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Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (D)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size I-9
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Estimated Price: $ 2.45


Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Estimated Price: $ 3.59

Additional Materials
Fiberfill stuffing

INSTRUCTIONS



ALIEN
FRONT
With A, ch 24.


Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across.


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


Rep Row 2 until piece measures about 5 1/2 in.

(14 cm).

Fasten off.



BACK
Make same as Front.



LEGS (make 4)
Note: Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn work.


With B, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 4 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 - 8 sts.


Rnd 3: Sc in each st around.


Rep Rnd 3 until Leg measures about 3 in.

(8 cm).

Fasten off.



EYES (make 2)
Note: Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn work.


With C, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 5 sc into first ch; place a marker to indicate beg of rnd; move marker as each rnd is completed.


Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around - 10 sts.


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


Change to D.


Rnds 4 and 5: Sc in each st around.


Fasten off.



FINISHING
Sew Eyes to Front.

Hold Back and Front with wrong sides together.

Working through both thicknesses, join A with sl st and sc around all sides, working 2 sc in each corner.

Before closing final edge, stuff body lightly.

Sew Legs to body.


Weave in ends.

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


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