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Amigurumi Dog
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 81015AD This adorable amigurumi puppy is fun and easy to make!

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
8 1/2 in. (21.5 cm) tall

PUBLISHED IN: Michael's Create


CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-127 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Espresso

Darkest brown


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 2.63
Note: (A)

860-126 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Chocolate

Cool medium brown


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

860-110 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Navy

Darkest blue


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

860-180 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Cranberry Deep red
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
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, 9 mm diameter Fiberfill stuffing Small amount of 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.

NOTES:
1) Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.


2) To change color, work last st of old color to last yarn over.

Yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete st.


INSTRUCTIONS



DOG
EYE
With B, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch.


Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sc.


Fasten off.



BODY
With A, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch; place a marker to indicate beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.


Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sc.


Rnd 3: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc; rep from * around - 18 sc.


Rnd 4: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc; rep from * around - 24 sc.


Rnd 5: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next 3 sc; rep from * around - 30 sc.


Rnd 6: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next 4 sc; rep from * around - 36 sc.


Rnds 7-12: Sc in each sc around.


Following package directions, attach one safety eye to Body and attach other safety eye through crochet Eye, then through Body.


Rnds 13-18: Sc in each sc around; change to C in last st of last rnd.


Rnds 19 and 20: Sc in each sc around; change to D in last st of last rnd.


Rnds 21 and 22: Sc in each sc around; change to C in last st of last rnd.


Rnds 23-26: Rep Rnds 19-22.


Rnds 27 and 28: Sc in each sc around; change to A in last st of last rnd.


Rnds 29-32: Sc in each sc around.


Rnd 33: *Sc2tog, sc in next 4 sc; rep from * around - 30 sc.


Rnd 34: *Sc2tog, sc in next 3 sc; rep from * around - 24 sc.


Rnd 35: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sc; rep from * around - 18 sc.


Stuff piece.


Rnd 36: *Sc2tog, sc in next sc; rep from * around - 12 sc.


Rnd 37: (Sc2tog) around - 6 sc.


Fasten off, leaving a long tail.

Weave tail through last rnd and gather tightly.

Knot to secure.



ARMS (make 2)
With A, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch; place a marker to indicate beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.


Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sc.


Rnds 3 and 4: Sc in each sc around; change to C in last st of last rnd.


Rnds 5 and 6: Sc in each sc around; change to D in last st of last rnd.


Rnds 7 and 8: Sc in each sc around; change to C in last st of last rnd.


Rnds 9 and 10: Sc in each sc around.


Fasten off.



LEGS (make 2)
With A, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch; place a marker to indicate beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.


Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sc.


Rnds 3-12: Sc in each sc around.


Fasten off.



EARS (make 2)
With B, ch 2.


Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch; place a marker to indicate beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.


Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sc.


Rnds 3-12: Sc in each sc around.


Fasten off.



TAIL
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: Sc in each sc around - 4 sc.


Rnd 3: 2 sc in each sc around - 8 sc.


Rnds 4-6: Sc in each sc around.


Fasten off.



FINISHING
With black yarn, embroider straight stitch nose.

Sew open end of Ears to top of Head, fold over and tack down.

Stuff Arms, Legs, and Tail and sew to Body.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)


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