Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Spiked Monster
Lion Brand® Fun Fur® - Vanna's Glamour®
Pattern Number: L0617 Looking for a cute friend to crochet? Adorable monsters make perfect desk or locker decorations, and add a little fun to every setting.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 5 1/2 in. (14 cm) tall

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

320-191 Fun Fur Yarn: Violet

Medium purple


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Note: (A)

861-100 Vanna's Glamour Yarn: Diamond

Brilliant white with silver sparkle


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Note: (B)

861-146 Vanna's Glamour Yarn: Jewel

Deep magenta with pink sparkle


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Note: (C)

861-186 Vanna's Glamour Yarn: Bronze

Amber orange with orange sparkle


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Note: (D)

861-108 Vanna's Glamour Yarn: Lapis

Teal with blue sparkle


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Note: (E)

861-171 Vanna's Glamour Yarn: Gold

Mustard yellow with gold sparkle


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Note: (F)

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 1 black safety eye, 9 mm diameter
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:
1.

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

2.

Work with 2 strands of yarn held tog.


INSTRUCTIONS



BODY With 2 strands of A held tog, 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.

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

Rnds 6-15: Sc in each sc around.

Following package instructions, attach safety eyes in Rnd 12.

Shape Left Side Rnd 16: Sc in first 14 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 14 sc - 32 sc.

Rnd 17: Sc in first 15 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 15 sc - 34 sc.

Rnd 18: Sc in first 16 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 16 sc - 36 sc.

Rnd 19: Sc in first 17 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 17 sc - 38 sc.

Rnd 20: Sc in first 18 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 18 sc - 40 sc.

Rnd 21: Sc in first 19 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 19 sc - 42 sc.

Rnd 22: Sc in first 20 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 20 sc - 44 sc.Fasten off.





FANG With 2 strands of B held tog, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 4 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 sc; rep from * around - 6 sc at the end of this rnd.

Rnd 3: Sc in each sc around.

Rnd 4: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc; rep from * around - 8 sc.Fasten off.





SPIKES (make 4 - 1 each with C, D, E and F) With 2 strands of yarn held tog, ch 2.

Rnds 1-4: Rep Rnds 1-4 of Fang - 8 sc at the end of Rnd 4.

Rnd 5: Sc in each sc around.

Rnd 6: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next 3 sc; rep from * around - 10 sc.Fasten off.





FINISHING Stuff Body then sew closed.

Lightly stuff Spikes and sew, evenly spaced, across left side of Body.

With 2 strands of C, embroider straight st mouth on face.

Lightly stuff Fang and sew below mouth.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
yo = yarn over
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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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