Free Knit & Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Party Cupcake
Lion Brand® Bonbons
Pattern Number: L30206 This delicious amigurumi requires some knit and crochet skill.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 4 in. (10 cm) high

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

601-620 Bonbons Yarn: Pastels

Acrylic: Pale pink, lavender, sky blue, medium blue, white, yellow, peach, and light green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.99

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)
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Estimated Price: $ 2.45


Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 4 [3.5 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
One foam ball, 3 in. (7.5 cm) in diameter, cut in half Fiberfill stuffing Small amount of white yarn Craft glue
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:
When crocheting in the rnd, work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.


INSTRUCTIONS



BASE With crochet hook and yellow from yarn pack, 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.

Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around - 18 sc.

Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts; rep from * around - 24 sc.

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

Fasten off.



SIDE With knitting needles and yellow, cast on 51 sts.

Row 1 (WS): * Purl 1, knit 2; rep from * around.

Row 2: * Purl 2, knit 1; rep from * around.

Rows 3-14: Rep Rows 1 and 2.

Bind off.



FROSTING Note: Before beginning, wind white yarn from yarn pack into 2 separate balls.

With crochet hook and 2 strands of white from yarn pack, 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.

Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around - 18 sc.

Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts; rep from * around - 24 sc.

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

Rnd 6: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 4 sts; rep from * around - 36 sc.

Rnds 7-11: Sc in each st around.

Fasten off.



BERRY With crochet hook and purple from yarn pack, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 4 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 - 8 sc.

Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around - 12 sc.

Rnd 4-6: Sc in each st around - 12 sts.

Begin adding stuffing after Rnd 4.

Rnd 7: Sc2tog around - 6 sts.

Fasten off, leaving a long yarn tail.

Finish stuffing, then use yarn tail to gather open end closed.



FINISHING Seam ends of Side to make a loop.

Sew one long edge of Side to Base.

Weave in ends.

Stuff firmly.

Cover foam half ball with Frosting, allowing edge of Frosting to extend past ball.

Place half ball onto Side of Cupcake and sew edge of Frosting to Side.

Glue Berry to top of Cupcake.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
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)


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