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Halloween Tombstone Ornament
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern Number: L0257AD Make this amigurumi gravestone to decorate for Halloween!

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 3 in. (7.5 cm) tall

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

620-151 Wool-Ease Yarn: Grey Heather

Soft misty grays


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
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Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Additional Materials
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:
Tombstone 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



TOMBSTONE
Ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 8 sc in first ch.
Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc - 12 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 3: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc - 16 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 4: 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in next sc - 20 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnds 5-16: Sc in each sc around.
Fasten off.



BASE
Ch 9.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 8 sc at the end of this row.
Rows 2 and 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across.
Fasten off.



FINISHING
Stuff Tombstone firmly.

Sew Base to bottom of Tombstone.

With black yarn, embroider straight st "RIP" on front of Tombstone.

Cut a 3 in.

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



ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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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