Sunday, August 24, 2014

Yoda Inspired Lovey


Yoda Inspired Lovey

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Materials
Worsted weight green yarn (I used lettuce colorway of Red Heart with Love) 
Worsted weight white yarn
Yarn needle
3.5mm crochet hook
5mm crochet hook
9mm safety eyes 
Poly fiber filling

Head
Use 3.5mm crochet hook and green yarn  
R1: ch 2, in second from ch, sc 6 (6)
R2: inc in each stitch around (12)
R3: (1sc, inc) x6 (18)
R4: (2sc, inc) x6 (24)
R5: (3sc, inc) x6 (30)
R6-10: sc around (30)
(3sc, dec) x6 (24)
(2sc, dec) x6 (18)
(1sc, dec) x6 (12)
Dec x6 (6)
Fasten off, use tail to sew opening closed.

Ears
Use 3.5mm crochet hook and green yarn
I used the leaf pattern from here
Fasten off, use tail to sew to sides of head. 

Granny square
Use 5mm crochet hook
Leave a long tail when starting the granny square; this will be used to sew head to granny square.
R1-8: green
R9-10: white
R11: green
R12: sl st in each ch1 space, on top of the three dc of the previous row: hdc, dc, hdc. Continue around.

Use tail to sew head to granny square. Hide all tails. 

9 comments:

  1. Hello,
    I am new to crochet. What is the stitch for the granny square called?
    Thank you!

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    1. It's called a granny square. It's made up of double crochets, usually in groups of 3. Check YouTube for tutorials on how to do it.

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  2. Wonderful - this will I make to my grandchild soon incoming Best regards Gitte

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  3. I just finished the yoda lovey. My 1st time doing it. Turned out pretty good.

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  4. What does the number in the parentheses mean please.

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    1. That’s means how many stitches you have total for each row.

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  5. Hello is the head an amigurumi head? Is it the same or u add som

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  6. what white yarn did you use? same brand as the green?

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