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Home : Patterns : Amigurumi Gingerbread Person
 

Free Crochet Pattern: Amigurumi Gingerbread Person

Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern #: 70709AD
Rating: *****4.6 (based on 7 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size

CORRECTIONS: (applied Dec 9, 2009)


HEAD AND BODY
...
Rnd 10: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc, rep from * around - 18 sc.
Rnd 12 11: *2 sc in next sc, sc in each of next 2 sc, rep from * around - 24 sts.
Rnds 13-22 12-21: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 23 22: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sc, rep from * around - 18 sts.
The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)
 
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Color (A)
Wool-Ease®

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Natural Heather Fisherman Ranch Red Blush Heather Blue Heather Navy Denim Blue Mist
Seaspray Mink Brown Cocoa Cranberry Dark Rose Heather Rose Heather Grey Heather Oxford Grey
Black Mustard Blossom Eggplant Gold Sage Avocado Chestnut Heather
Forest Green Heather Paprika Denim Twist Pumpkin Wood Multi White/Multi Wheat Mushroom
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*Wool-Ease® (Article #620).
  • Solid, Heather, Twist: 80% acrylic, 20% wool
  • Sprinkles, Wheat, Mushroom, Rainbow Mist: 86% acrylic, 10% wool, 4% rayon
  • Glitter/Multi-colors: 78% acrylic, 19% wool, 3% polyester
  • Frosts: 70% acrylic, 20% wool, 10% polyamide
  • Prints: 80% acrylic, 20% wool
; package size: Solid, Heather, Twist: 3 oz/85g; 197 yd/180m balls
Sprinkles, Wheat, Mushroom, Rainbow Mist: 3 oz/85g; 197 yd/180m balls
Glitter/Multi-colors: 2.5 oz./70g; 162 yd/146m balls
Frosts: 2.5 oz./70g; 162 yd/146m balls
Prints: 2.5 oz/70g; 162 yd/146m balls

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QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  620-129 Wool-Ease Yarn: Cocoa
   ball
$ 4.69  
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)   $ 2.45  
Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers   $ 2.49  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
Additional Materials
Small amounts of black, white, green, and red yarn
Fiberfill stuffing
 

Amigurumi Gingerbread Person

Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®

GAUGE:

Exact gauge is not essential to this project.

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:

Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.

HEAD AND BODY
With A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch. Place marker in first stitch for beginning of round; 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 sc, sc in next sc, rep from * around - 18 sc.
Rnds 4 -7: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 8: *Sc2tog, sc in next sc, rep from * around - 12 sts.
Rnd 9: Sc in each sc around. Stuff head.
Rnd 10: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc, rep from * around - 18 sc.
Rnd 11: *2 sc in next sc, sc in each of next 2 sc, rep from * around - 24 sts.
Rnds 12-21: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 22: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sc, rep from * around - 18 sts.
Fasten off.

ARMS (make 2)
With A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 4 sc in first ch. Place marker in first stitch for beginning of round; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around - 8 sc.
Rnds 3- 6: Sc in each sc around.
Fasten off.

FINISHING
Stuff Body. Sew lower edge of Body closed. Stitch through all layers along center of Body for about 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm) above lower edge for legs.
Sew Arms just below head.
With black yarn, embroider French knot eyes. With green, embroider 2 French knots on front of Body for buttons.
With red, embroider a straight stitch smile.
With white, embroider straight stitch zigzags just above lower edge.
Knot a length of A to top of head for hanging loop.
Weave in ends.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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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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Pattern Average Rating: *****4.6 (based on 7 reviews)
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Amigurumi Gingerbread Person Reviewed by manilowfan2000@yahoo.com on 2010-12-28 *****
Made this for my sister for Christmas and she LOVED it. Easy and fun to make!


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