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Toy Penguin
Lion Brand® Martha Stewart CraftsTM/MC Cotton Hemp
Pattern Number: L10250

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 5 in. (12.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

5700-553 Martha Stewart Crafts TM/MC Cotton Hemp Yarn: Black Licorice

True black


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.49
Note: (A)

5700-500 Martha Stewart Crafts TM/MC Cotton Hemp Yarn: Flour Sack White

Soft white


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.49
Note: (B)

5700-533 Martha Stewart Crafts TM/MC Cotton Hemp Yarn: Clementine

Bright red-orange


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.49
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size H-8 (5 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
Quantity needed: 1
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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
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



EYES (make 2)
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 for 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.
Rnd 7: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next 5 sc; rep from * around - 42 sc.
Rnds 8-11: Sc in each sc around; change to B in last st of Rnd 11.
Rnds 12-17: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 18: *Sc2tog, sc in next 5 sc; rep from * around - 36 sc.
Rnd 19: *Sc2tog, sc in next 4 sc; rep from * around - 30 sc.
Rnd 20: *Sc2tog, sc in next 3 sc; rep from * around - 24 sc.
Sew Eyes to Body.
Following package directions, attach safety eyes to body through center of each crocheted Eye.
Rnd 21: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sc; rep from * around - 18 sc.
Stuff piece.
Rnd 22: *Sc2tog, sc in next sc; rep from * around - 12 sc.
Rnd 23: (Sc2tog) around - 6 sc.
Fasten off, leaving a long tail.

Weave tail through last rnd and gather tightly.

Knot to secure.



FEET (make 2)
With C, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch; place a marker to indicate beg of rnd; move marker as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sc.
Rnds 3 and 4: Sc in each sc around.
Fasten off.



WINGS (make 2)
With A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch; place marker for 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.
Fasten off.



BEAK
With C, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch; place marker for 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.
Fasten off.



FINISHING
Fold Beak in half to make a half-circle, stuff lightly and sew closed.

Sew straight edge of Beak to Body.

Stuff Feet and sew to Body.

Sew about 1/3 of outside circumference of Wing to Body.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
approx = approximately
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
sc = single crochet
sl = slip
sp(s) = space(s)
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)
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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