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Home : Patterns : Genie the Ghost
 

Free Crochet Pattern: Genie the Ghost

Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern #: 80743AD
Rating: *****5.0 (based on 23 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size
About 4 in. (10 cm) tall

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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Celebrate Halloween with this adorable ghost amigurumi.
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•  860-100 Vanna's Choice Yarn: White
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$ 3.29  
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
2 plastic safety eyes, 6 mm diameter
Small amount black yarn
Fiberfill stuffing
 

Genie the Ghost

Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®

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.

GHOST
HEAD AND BODY

With A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 3 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 3: Work 2 sc in each st around – 6 sts.
Rnd 4: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, rep from * around 3 times, sc in each of last 3 sts-–9 sts.
Rnd 6: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * around 3 times, sc in each of last 3 sts –12 sts.
Rnd 7: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around 3 times, sc in each of last 3 sts – 15 sts.
Rnd 8: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around 3 times, sc in each of last 3 sts – 18 sts.
Rnd 9: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around 3 times, sc in each of last 3 sts – 21 sts.
Rnd 10: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 5 sts, rep from * around 3 times, sc in each of last 3 sts – 24 sts.
Rnds 11 -12: Sc in each st around. Following package instructions, attach safety eyes.
Rnd 13: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around – 18 sts.
Rnd 14: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around– 24 sts.
Rnd 15: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around– 30 sts.
Rnds 16 -19: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 20: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around – 24 sts. Begin stuffing, add additional stuffing as work progresses.
Rnd 21: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around – 18 sts.
Rnd 22: *Sc2tog, sc in next st, rep from * around – 12 sts.
Rnd 23: *Sc2tog, rep from * around – 6 sts. Fasten off.

ARMS (make 2)
With A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnds 2-5: Sc in each st around. Fasten off.

FINISHING
With black yarn, embroider a straight st smile. Lightly stuff Arms and sew to sides of Body. 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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Ratings and Reviews
Pattern Average Rating: *****5.0 (based on 23 reviews)
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Genie the Ghost - Quick and Easy!! Reviewed by Tracy on 2013-10-27 *****
I am quite the beginner, and I was able to finish this in two nights while watching tv. I didn't have the plastic eyes and was out of fiberfill, so I did the eyes with black yarn, and I used cotton balls for the stuffing. It's adorable! Can't wait to give it to my son!


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