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Home : Patterns : Fabio Frog
 

Free Crochet Pattern: Fabio Frog

Lion Brandฎ Vanna's Choice®
Pattern #: 90227AD
Rating: *****4.9 (based on 8 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size
About 81/2 in. (22 cm) tall

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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•  860-173 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Dusty Green
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•  860-158 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Mustard
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Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size H-8 (5 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 amount of red yarn
2 plastic safety eyes, 6 mm diameter
Fiberfill stuffing
 

Fabio Frog

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.

FROG
HEAD AND BODY

Beg at top of Head, with A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 8 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 each st around – 16 sts.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around – 24 sts.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around – 32 sts.
Rnds 5–12: Sc in each st around.
Following package directions, attach safety eyes. Beg stuffing Head and Body.
Rnd 13: Sc2tog, sc in next 12 sts, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 12 sts, sc2tog – 28 sts.
Rnd 14: Sc2tog, sc in next 10 sts, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 10 sts, sc2tog – 24 sts.
Rnd 15: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sts, sc2tog; rep from * around – 16 sts.
Rnd 16: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around – 24 sts.
Rnd 17: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around – 32 sts.
Rnd 18: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 3 sts; rep from * around – 40 sts.
Rnds 19–30: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 31: *Sc2tog, sc in next 3 sts; rep from * around – 32 sts.
Rnd 32: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around – 24 sts.
Finish stuffing Head and Body.
Rnd 33: *Sc2tog, sc in next st; rep from * around – 16 sts.
Rnd 34: (Sc2tog) around – 8 sts.
Fasten off.

ARMS AND LEGS (make 4)
With A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 8 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 each sc around – 16 sts.
Rnd 3: Sc2tog, sc in next 4 sts, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 4 sts, sc2tog – 12 sts.
Rnd 4: Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sts, (sc2tog) twice, sc in next 2 sts, sc2tog – 8 sts.
Rnds 5–12: Sc in each st around.
Fasten off.

CROWN
With B, ch 16.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across – 15 sts.
Row 2: Ch 1, turn, sc in next 3 sts, (hdc, ch 1, hdc) in next st, sc in next 2 sts, hdc in next st, (dc, ch 2, dc) in next st, hdc in next st, sc in next 2 sts, (hdc, ch 1, hdc) in next st, sc in next 3 sts.
Fasten off.

FINISHING
Lightly stuff Arms and Legs and sew to Body. Sew ends of Crown together, sew Crown to Head. Embroider mouth with red yarn. Weave in ends.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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beg = begin(s)(ning) ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet hdc = half double crochet
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: *****4.9 (based on 8 reviews)
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Fabio Frog Reviewed by Alli on 2012-03-08 *****
Cute and easy frog! Even my husband wants one!


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