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Home : Patterns : Amigurumi Sardines Cat Toy
 

Free Crochet Pattern: Amigurumi Sardines Cat Toy

Lion Brand« Vanna's Choice®
Pattern #: 80061AD

Cats love sardines, and you’ll love this catnip-stuffed crochet creation.

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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size

About 3 1/2 x 5 in. (9 x 12.5 cm)



CORRECTIONS: None
 
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•  860-099 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Linen
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•  860-108 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Dusty Blue
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$ 4.39  
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Additional Materials
Scrap of black yarn
Dried catnip
Fiberfill stuffing
 

Amigurumi Sardines Cat Toy

Lion Brand« Vanna's Choice®

GAUGE:

Exact gauge is not essential to this project.

NOTES:

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


CAN
With A, ch 13.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 12 sts.
Rep last row until piece measures about 5 in. (12.5 cm) from beg.
Do not fasten off.
Note: Work in continuous rnds for sides; do not join or turn unless otherwise indicated.
Sc evenly around all 4 sides of base. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 1: Working through back loops, sc in each st around.
Rnds 2 - 4:Sc in each st around. Fasten off.

 

Lid
With A, ch 13.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 12 sts.
Rep last row until piece measures about 5 in. (12.5 cm) from beg.
Fasten off.

 

Sardine (make 3)
With B, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 4 sc in first ch. Place marker in first stitch for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * around - 6 sc.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around - 8 sts.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around - 10 sts.
Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around - 12 sts.
Rnds 6 - 15: Sc in each sc around.
Stuff with catnip and stuffing.
Rnd 16: Sc2tog around.
Fasten off.

 

Tail (make 3)
With B, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 10 sc in first ch.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around - 20 sc.
Fasten off.

 

FINISHING
Roll one short side of Lid and sew to secure rolled shape. Sew remaining 3 sides of Lid to Can. Sew Tails to Sardines, With black yarn, embroider "X" eyes on Sardines.
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 sc2tog = single crochet 2 together
st(s) = stitch(es)  


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Pattern Average Rating: *****5.0 (based on 17 reviews)
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Reviewed by Julia Onodera on 2012-10-21 *****
Adorable and easy!


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