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Home : Patterns : Apple

Free Crochet Pattern: Apple

Lion Brand« Wool-Ease®
Pattern #: 80839AD
Rating: ***** (based on 10 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size

About 2 1/2 in. (6.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: (applied Feb 8, 2009)
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around - 20 sts.
Rnd 3: Sc in each st around.
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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This play-food apple is a great gift for a teacher or a pretty addition to any Thanksgiving cornucopia.

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•  620-138 Wool-Ease« Yarn: Cranberry
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•  620-174 Wool-Ease® Yarn: Avocado
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Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)   $  
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Additional Materials
Fiberfill stuffing
Small piece of brown yarn


Lion Brand« Wool-Ease®


Exact gauge is not essential to this project.


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.


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

Pattern also available for pumpkin, cornucopia, squash, eggplant, and corn.

With A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 10 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beginning of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around – 20 sts.
Rnd 3: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * around – 30 sts.
Rnds 5 -10: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 11: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 8 sts, rep from * around – 27 sts.
Rnd 12: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 7 sts, rep from * around – 24 sts.
Rnd 13: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 6 sts, rep from * around – 21 sts.
Rnd 14: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 5 sts, rep from * around – 18 sts.
Rnds 15 and 16: Sc in each st around. Stuff firmly.
Rnd 17: *Sc2tog, sc in next st, rep from * around – 12 sts.
Rnd 18: Sc2tog around – 6 sts.
Fasten off.

With B, ch 4.
2 double crochet in 2nd ch from hook, half double crochet in next ch, 3 sc in last ch. Working along opposite side of ch, half double crochet in next ch, 2 double crochet in last ch. Fasten off.

Sew a loop of brown yarn at top of Apple for stem, sew the Leaf to the side of the stem.
Weave in ends.

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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: ***** (based on 10 reviews)
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Apple Reviewed by Mommaofmany on 2012-06-19 *****
My apple came out very nicely shaped, once I moved the stuffing around and formed it. It worked up quickly and was fun to make, too!

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