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Happy Puppy
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Chunky - Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 81105AD Crochet this cute amigurumi dog for your favorite dog-lover.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 10 in. (40 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

630-099 Wool-Ease Chunky Yarn: Fisherman

Soft, natural cream


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 8.79
Note: (A)

630-153 Wool-Ease Chunky Yarn: Black True black
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 8.79
Note: (B)

860-133 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Brick

Burnt red-orange


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

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size J-10 (6 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.

C is worked with 2 strands of yarn held tog at once.

Wind C into 2 balls before beg.


INSTRUCTIONS



EYE PATCH Beg at top of Head, with B, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 5 sc in first ch.

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

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

Fasten off.

Following package directions, attach safety eye through Eye Patch.



HEAD AND BODY With A, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch.

Place marker in first stitch 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 next 2 sts; rep from * around – 24 sts.

Rnds 5 -18: Sc in each st around.

Following package directions, attach safety eye to left side of Head.

Rnd 19: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sts; rep from * around – 18 sts.

Begin to stuff piece.

Continue stuffing piece firmly as work progresses.

Rnd 20: *Sc2tog, sc in next st; rep from * around – 12 sts.

Rnd 21: (Sc2tog) around – 6 sts.

Fasten off.



EARS (make 2) With B, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 8 sc in first ch.

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

Rnds 2-7: Sc in each st around.

Rnd 8: (Sc2tog) around- 4 sts.

Fasten off.



ARMS AND LEGS (make 4) With B, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 8 sc in first ch.

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

Rnds 2-5: Sc in each st around.

Fasten off.



TAIL With B, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch.

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

Rnds 2 and 3: Sc in each st around.

Fasten off.



COLLAR With 2 strands of C held tog, ch 24.

Fasten off.



FINISHING Sew Ears to top of Head.

Sew Eye Patch to Head.

Stuff Arms and Legs lightly and sew to Body.

Sew Tail to back of Body.

With black yarn, embroider nose.

Sew Collar around neck.

Weave in ends.

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


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