Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Cindy the Angel
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice® - Vanna's Glamour®
Pattern Number: 80974AD This adorable angel amigurumi makes an amazing present or holiday decoration.

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

CORRECTIONS: (applied Jan 20, 2011)
EARS (make 2) With A, ch 2. Rnd 1: 4 sc in first ch. Fasten off. FINISHING Sew Arms and Legs to body. Sew Bun to Hair, sew Hair to head. Sew Ears to sides of head. Sew Wings to back of body. With black yarn, embroider straight st eyes. With pink yarn, embroider straight st mouth. Tie Halo around Bun. Weave in ends.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

860-123 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Beige

Golden off-white


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

860-100 Vanna's Choice Yarn: White

Crisp white


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

860-126 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Chocolate

Cool medium brown


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

861-100 Vanna's Glamour Yarn: Diamond

Brilliant white with silver sparkle


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

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
2 plastic safety eyes, 6 mm diameter Fiberfill stuffing Small amounts of gold, pink, and black yarn
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 - 1 st decreased.


hdc2tog (hdc decrease) Yarn over, insert hook into st and draw up a loop.

Yarn over, insert hook into next st and draw up a loop.

Yarn over, draw yarn through all 5 loops on hook - 1 st decreased.

NOTES:
1.

Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.


2.

D is worked with 2 strands held tog.

Wind D into 2 balls before beg.


INSTRUCTIONS



ANGEL
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 sc 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.


Rnds 5-9: Sc in each sc around.

Begin stuffing piece, continuing to stuff as work progresses.


Rnd 10: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around - 18 sts.


Rnd 11: *Sc2tog, sc in next st, rep from * around - 12 sts.


Rnd 12: Sc in each sc around.

Change to B.


Rnd 13: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * around - 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 sc around.


Rnd 20: Sc around through back loops only.

Place additional marker in any st of Rnd 20 to mark placement for skirt.


Rnd 21: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around - 18 sts.


Rnd 22: *Sc2tog, sc in next st, rep from * around - 12 sts.


Rnd 23: *Sc2tog * around - 6 sts.

Fasten off.


Skirt
Note: Skirt is worked directly into body.


Turn body upside down.

Join 2 strands of D held tog with sl st into marked st of Rnd 20 of body.

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


Rnd 1: Sc in each st of Rnd 20 around - 24 sts.


Rnd 2: Sc in each st around - 24 sts.


Rnd 3: *(Sc, hdc) in next st, (hdc, sc) in next st, sl st in next st; rep from * around.

Fasten off.



ARMS AND LEGS (make 4)
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.


Rnds 2-6: Sc in each st around, stuffing as work progresses.

Fasten off.



HAIR
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: 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.


Rnds 5-9: Sc in each st around.

Fasten off.



BUN
With C, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch.


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


Rnds 3-4: Sc in each st around.

Fasten off.



WINGS
With 2 strands of D held tog, ch 15.


Row 1: Hdc in 3rd ch from hook, hdc in each of the next 6 stitches, sc in next st, hdc to end.


Row 2: Ch 1, turn.

Hdc2tog, hdc in each of next 4 sts, sc the next st, hdc in each of the next 4 sts, hdc2tog.


Row 3: Ch 1, turn.

Hdc2tog, hdc in each of next 3 sts, sc the next st, hdc in each of the next 3 sts, hdc2tog.


Row 4: Ch 1, turn.

Hdc2tog, hdc in each of next 2 sts, sc the next st, hdc in each of the next 2 sts, hdc2tog.


Row 5: Ch 1, turn.

Hdc2tog, hdc in the next st, sc the next st, hdc in the next st, hdc2tog.

Fasten off.



HALO
With gold yarn, ch 16.

Fasten off.



EARS (make 2)
With A, ch 2.


Rnd 1: 4 sc in first ch.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Sew Arms and Legs to body.

Sew Bun to Hair, sew Hair to head.

Sew Ears to sides of head.

Sew Wings to back of body.

With black yarn, embroider straight st eyes.

With pink yarn, embroider straight st mouth.

Tie Halo around Bun.

Weave in ends.

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


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