Finished Size: 4 1/2 inches tall
Materials: Worsted Weight Yarn: approximately 1 ounce burgundy; US size "F" hook; 1 pair 12 mm black safety eyes; Fiberfil stuffing; 2.5 inch square black felt; Black sewing thread; Sharp sewing needle; Tapestry needle for weaving in ends.
Head and Body
with burgundy ch 13
Round 1: 2 sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each of next 10 ch, 4 sc in next ch, working along opposite side of starting ch sc in each of next 10 ch, 2 sc in last ch. (28
Round 2: sc in next st, 2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 10 sts, 2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 10 sts, 2 sc in next st, sc in
next st. (32 sc)
Rounds 3 - 17: sc in each st around.
*Attach eyes between rounds 6 and 7 making sure they are evenly spaced . (See photo for example)
Stuff body with fiberfil.
DIVIDE FOR LEGS
Step 1 (first leg)
Round 18: sc in each of next 13 sts, skip next 16 sts (these unworked sts will become the second leg in the next step), sc in each of next 3 sts. (16 sc)
Rounds 19 - 22: sc in each st around.
Stuff leg with fiberfil.
Round 23: sc2tog around. (8 sc)
Round 24: sc2tog around, fasten off leaving tail for sewing. (4 sc)
Using yarn tail, sew opening closed at bottom of leg.
Step 2 (second leg)
Round 18: attach yarn with sl st in first unworked st on round 17, sc in same st and in each st around. (16 sc)
Rounds 19 - 24: rep rounds 19 - 24 of first leg.
*There will be a small gap between the legs, you can sew it together if this bothers you.
Arms (make 2)
Round 1: 6 sc into adjustable loop. (6 sc)
Round 2: 2 sc in each st around. (12 sc)
Rounds 3 - 8: sc in each st around, fasten off at end of round 8 leaving long tail for sewing.
Stuff arms with fiberfil. Using photo as guide, sew one arm to each side of body across rows 8 - 10.
Weave in all ends.
Mouth (use photo as guide)
Cut semi-circle shape from black felt. With black thread and sewing needle, sew mouth to front of ami centered just below the eyes.
Pattern designed and written by April Moreland
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