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Halloween Ghost Ornament
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern Number: L0253AD An friendly amigurumi ghost is a perfect Halloween ornament.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 3 1/2 in. (9 cm) tall

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

620-099 Wool-Ease Yarn: Fisherman

Natural cream


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.69

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 amount of black yarn
STITCH EXPLANATION:
sc2tog (sc 2 sts together) 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.

NOTES:
Ghost is worked in continuous rnds; do not join and do not turn at beg of rnds.

A marker is used to indicate the beg of rnd.

Move marker up as each rnd is completed.


INSTRUCTIONS



HEAD AND BODY
Beg at top of Head, 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 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc; rep from * around - 18 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc; rep from * around - 24 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnds 5-11: Sc in each sc around.
Following package directions, attach safety eyes just below Rnd 11.
Rnd 12: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sc; rep from * around - 18 sc at the end of this rnd.
Begin to stuff piece and continue to stuff until piece is complete.
Rnd 13: *Sc2tog, sc in next sc; rep from * around - 12 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 14: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc; rep from * around - 18 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnds 15-17: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 18: *Sc2tog, sc in next sc; rep from * around - 12 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 19: (Sc2tog) 6 times - 6 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 20: Work 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 21: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 22: (Sc2tog) twice, sc in next 8 sc - 10 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 23: (Sc2tog) twice, sc in next 6 sc - 8 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 24: (Sc2tog) twice, sc in next 4 sc - 6 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 25: (Sc2tog) twice, sc in next 2 sc - 4 sc at the end of this rnd.
Fasten off, leaving a long tail.

Weave tail through sts of last rnd and tighten to close opening.

Knot end.



ARMS (make 2)
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 sc around.
Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing.



FINISHING
Stuff Arms lightly and sew to Body.

With black yarn, embroider straight st smile.

Cut a 3 in.

(7.5 cm) length of yarn, fold in half to form a loop and tie to top of Head for hanging loop.
Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
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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