3.00 mm hook;
DK, Light Worsted yarn;
5 mm black beads for eyes : 2 beads for each doll;
Needle and black thread for attaching eyes.
The term Amigurumi is used for crocheted little dolls. They are cute and very popular.
Skill level for crochet: intermediate (requires knowledge of basic crochet terms)
The bride is about 6 inches/15 cm tall and the size of the bouquet is 2 inches/5 cm. The groom is 6.5 inches/16.5 cm tall. (The size depends on your yarn choice.)
Recommended materials :3 mm crochet hook4 ply yarn Polyester fiberfillBlack 10 mm and 8 mm buttons for eyes (can use other eyes)Tapestry needleSewing needle and thread for attaching eyes and hair
- The finished dolls are not suitable for children 3 years and younger because of loose parts (the eyes).
You can make them bigger or smaller, without changing the pattern. The bee is about 19 inches/ 47.5 cm high standing (excluding antennas). The flower's diameter is 2.8 inches/ 7 cm. The basket is 3 inches/ 7.5 cm in diameter and 1.8 inches/ 4.5 cm high (excluding the handle). The size of the dolls depends on the size of the crochet hook, thickness of yarn and how you stuff them; a bigger hook and thicker yarn make a bigger doll. A doll stuffed tightly is bigger than a loose stuffed doll.
This is a crochet pattern to crochet Christmas dolls and ornaments for your Christmas Tree. A basic knowledge of crochet is required to read the pattern.
The Christmas dolls and decorations are easy to make. The pattern is written with U.S. crochet terms. You use single crochet stitches (= double crochet stitches in the UK) and double crochet (= treble crochet in the UK). You can use No 2 yarn (Sport, Baby) and a 3.25 mm hook (US: D/3.25, UK: 10).
Included are instructions for: a Snowman, Santa Claus, Christmas Cupcake, Deer, Gingerbread man, Penguin, Red Robin, Polar Bear, Christmas Sock, Star, Wreath and Heart.
You can make them bigger or smaller than my ornaments, without changing the pattern. The size of the ornaments depend on the size of crochet hook, thickness of yarn and how you stuff them; bigger hook and thicker yarn make bigger dolls, a doll stuffed tightly is bigger than a loose stuffed doll.
You can make the witches bigger or smaller, without changing the pattern. The witches are about 16.5 inches/ 42 cm high. (In standing position excluding the hat). They are great as Halloween decoration or as a present for a little girl.
The size of the dolls depends on the size of crochet hook, thickness of yarn and how you stuff them; a bigger hook and thicker yarn make a bigger doll. A doll stuffed tightly is bigger than a loose stuffed doll.
These dolls are inspired by Scandinavian folklore: a Tomtenisse. A Tomtenisse is a little creature no more than 3 feet with a long beard and colorful clothes.
The gnome and mushroom house are easy to make. You can only use single crochet stitches (US) or double crochet stitches (UK). They are made from No 5 yarn (Bulky, Chunky, Craft, Rug) and a 5.5 mm hook (US: I/9, UK: 5). The instructions include the gnome and mushroom house. The gnome and mushroom can stand by themselves.
Size: Bag is 6.7 x 7.5 inches (17 x 19cm), Strap is 45.3 inches (115.5 cm) long.
Gauge: Single crochet: 21 sc = 4 inches (10 cm), 24 rows = 4 inches (10 cm).
For materials you can use:No 3 yarn (DK, Light Worsted) Cotton Time from Schachenmayr (red 030 = 2 balls)No 2 yarn (Sport, Baby). Catania yarn from Schachenmayr SMC. (cream 130 = 1 ball)3.25 mm hook (US = D-3, UK = 10)4.0 mm hook (US = G-6, UK = 7)One 10mm White bead or buttonTwo 0.8 mm red buttonsPinsNeedle and thread same color as doily (or use invisible thread)
US Crochet Abbreviations:
Size: each flag is 6.5 inches wide and 8 inches long. (16.5 x 20.5 cm).
For materials you can use:No 2 yarn (Sport, Baby). Catania yarn from Schachenmayr SMC (white, black, green, red, orange, dark orange, brown and yellow);4.00 mm hook;4 pairs of 1.3 cm Buttons for eyes;Tapestry needle;Sewing needle and thread for attaching flags to crochet chain rope.
These flags are crocheted using 2 strands of yarn. Instead of 2 strands you can use Worsted Weight yarn and a 4 mm hook.