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Free Crochet Pattern: Think Pink Cupcake

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Lion Brand® Cupcake®
Pattern #: 70602AD
Rating: *****4.4 (based on 5 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size

About 3 in. (7.5 cm) high



CORRECTIONS: None
 
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What could be more delicious than this amigurumi play-food cupcake?

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Color (A)
Cupcake®

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Color (B)
Cupcake®

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Color (C)
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Color (D)
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Color (E)
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Color (F)
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Cupcake®
Sorry, product is discontinued; no colors are available.
*Cupcake® (Article #460). 96% Acrylic, 4% Polyamide (Nylon); package size: 1.75oz/50.00 gr. (140yds/128m) pull skeins

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MATERIALS
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QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  460-141 Cupcake Yarn: Pink Lemonade
   ball
$ 3.29  
Discontinued, sorry!
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Note: (A)
•  460-159 Cupcake Yarn: Lemon Drop
   ball
$ 3.29  
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Note: (B)
•  460-100 Cupcake Yarn: Marshmallow
   ball
$ 3.29  
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Note: (C)
•  460-170 Cupcake Yarn: Pistachio
   ball
$ 3.29  
Discontinued, sorry!
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Note: (D)
•  460-191 Cupcake: Violet
   ball
$ 3.29  
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Note: (E)
•  460-106 Cupcake Yarn: Blueberry
   ball
$ 3.29  
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Note: (F)
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)   $ 2.45  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
Additional Materials
2 STYROFOAM® disks, 2 3/4 in. diameter x 1 in. high (7.5 x 2.5 cm)
1 STYROFOAM® ball, 3 1/2 in. (9 cm)
Craft glue
 

Think Pink Cupcake

Lion Brand® Cupcake®

GAUGE:

Exact gauge is not essential to this project.

CUPCAKE
Frosting
With A, ch 3; join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 2 (counts as first hdc here and throughout), work 7 more hdc in ring; join with sl st in top of beg ch - 8 hdc.
Rnd 2: Ch 2, work 2 hdc in each st around, hdc in base of beg ch; join with sl st in top of beg ch - 16 hdc.
Rnd 3: Ch 2, (hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st) 7 times, hdc in next st, hdc in base of beg ch; join with sl st in top of beg ch - 24 hdc.
Rnd 4: Ch 2, (hdc in next 2 sts, 2 hdc in next st) 7 times, hdc in next 2 sts, hdc in base of beg ch; join with sl st in top of beg ch - 32 hdc.
Rnd 5: Ch 3, *(dc in next st, 2 dc in next st), repeat from * around, end dc in base of beg ch. Fasten off.
Edging
From right side, join C with sl st at any point on outside edge of Rnd 5.
Rnd 1: Ch 2, work 4 hdc in same space; *skip next st, sc in next st, skip next st, work 5 hdc in next st, repeat from * around to last 3 sts, skip next st, sc in next st, join with sl st in beg ch. Fasten off.
Cake
With B, ch 10.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across.
Row 2: Ch 2, turn. Sc through back loop of each st across.
Repeat Row 2 until piece measures about 10 in. (25.5 cm). Fasten off.

 

FINISHING
Cut foam ball in half. Glue foam disks together, glue one half of ball on top. Glue Cake crochet around sides of disks. It may be helpful to secure ends of crochet with pins or toothpicks until dry.
Leaf Trim (make 3)
With D, ch 6. Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across.
Row 1: Ch 1, turn. Sc in each st across.
Row 2: Ch 1, turn. (Pull up a loop in next st) twice, yarn over and through both loops, sc to end. Repeat Row 2 until 1 st remains. Fasten off.
Blossoms (make 1 with E, 1 with F)
Ch 3. Sl st in 1st ch, *ch 5, sl st in same ch; repeat from * 4 times. Fasten off.
Glue Leaves to Frosting. Glue Blossoms on top of Leaves.
With C and F, embroider French knots on Frosting.
With E and F, embroider straight stitch star shapes on Frosting. Glue Frosting over top of foam ball. Sides of Frosting will extend beyond ball edge.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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ch(s) = chain(s) dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)  


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Ratings and Reviews
Pattern Average Rating: *****4.4 (based on 5 reviews)
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Think Pink Cupcake Reviewed by Brittani on 2011-10-10 *****
Really cute quick pattern really like how it turns out my firdst one looked a bit like a truffle. Good for if you have small balls of yarn that need used up sitting around!


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