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Home : Patterns : Dust Bunny
 

Free Crochet Pattern: Dust Bunny

Lion Brand® Homespun® - Fun Fur®
Pattern #: 80824AD
Rating: *****4.6 (based on 10 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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Color (A)
Homespun®

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 790-381: Homespun Yarn: Barley
Click here for larger swatch

Color (B)
Fun Fur®

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 320-126: Fun Fur Yarn: Chocolate
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To change colors, simply select color name from the drop-down above or else click the swatch you want to change and then click a color below
Homespun®
Sundae Stripes Gemstone Stripes Wildberries Stripes Beachside Stripes Petunia Stripes Hepplewhite Shaker Colonial
Deco Rococo Edwardian Tudor Sierra Regency Baroque Waterfall
Gothic Prairie Barrington Nouveau Windsor Corinthian Mediterranean Delft
Quartz Montana Sky Black Candy Apple Harvest Olive Barley Grape
Cream Golden Meadow Fiesta Plum Apple Green Lagoon Parfait
Ocean Painted Desert Wild Fire Bourbon Herb Garden Mixed Berries Pearls Marble
Amethyst Pesto Coral Reef Great Plains Ambrosia Vintage Purple Haze Wisteria
Mimosa Seafoam Spice Tulips Cherry Blossom Vineyard Pueblo Abalone
Claret Clouds Desert Mountain Blue Moon Barks Forest Sand Dune
Fun Fur®
Ivory White Soft Pink Flamingo Sapphire Cobalt Raspberry Red
Champagne Tigers Eye Chocolate Taupe Terracotta Neon Orange Orchid Magenta
Grape Silver Fox Onyx Sterling Black Neon Lemon Amber Moss
Aquamarine Violet Purpletini Neon Lime Lime Hot Pink Indigo Lava
Sandstone Confetti Citrus Tropical Mango Ginger Café Cotton Candy Stripes
South Beach Stripes Mexicana Stripes Copacabana Stripes Deep Sea Stripes
*Homespun® (Article #790). 98% Acrylic, 2% Polyester; package size: 6.00oz/170.00 gr. (185yds/169m) pull skeins
*Fun Fur (Article #320). 100% Polyester; package size: Solids: 1.75 oz/50g; 64 yd/58m balls
Prints: 1.5 oz/40g; 57 yd/52m balls
Exotics: 1.75 oz/50g; 55 yd/50m balls (Note: Exotics shades are lay flat to dry)

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MATERIALS
To change colors, click the drop-down list or swatches above
QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  790-381 Homespun Yarn: Barley
   ball
$ 7.49  
Note: (A)
•  320-126 Fun Fur Yarn: Chocolate
   ball
$ 4.99  
Note: (B)
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size I-9   $ 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, 9 mm diameter
  • Small amount of pink yarn
  • Fiberfill stuffing
 

Dust Bunny

Lion Brand® Homespun® - Fun Fur®

GAUGE:

Exact gauge is not essential to this project.

NOTES:

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

HEAD AND BODY
Beg at nose, with 1 strand each of A and B held together, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 5 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around – 10 sts.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * around - 15 sts.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around – 20 sts.
Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around – 25 sts.
Rnds 6-17: Sc in each st around. Following package directions, attach safety eyes. Beg stuffing body, continue stuffing as work progresses.
Rnd 18: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around – 20 sts.
Rnd 19: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around – 15 sts.
Rnd 20: *Sc2tog, sc in next st, rep from * around – 10 sts.
Rnd 21: (Sc2tog) around – 5 sts.
Fasten off.

EARS (make 2)
With 1 strand of A only, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 4 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: (2 sc in next st, sc in next st) twice – 6 sts.
Rnd 3: (2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts) twice – 8 sts.
Rnds 4-7: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 8: (Sc2tog) around.
Fasten off.

TAIL
With 1 strand of A only , 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.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around – 12 sts.
Rnds 3 and 4: Sc in each st around. Stuff with small amount of fiberfill.
Rnd 5: (Sc2tog) around.
Fasten off.

FINISHING
Sew Ears and Tail to body. With pink yarn, embroider a straight st nose.
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: *****4.6 (based on 10 reviews)
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Reviewed by Hannah on 2012-05-08 *****
Too cute. I made him but left off the ears. So easy except for the fact that I DO NOT like working with Fun Fur. Another great pattern.


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