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Home : Patterns : Amigurumi Easter Egg

Free Crochet Pattern: Amigurumi Easter Egg

Lion Brand® Baby Wool
Pattern #: L0135AD
Rating: *****4.5 (based on 13 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size

About 2 1/2 in. (6.5 cm)

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Fill these amigurumi with polyfil for a baby's plush toy or fill with rice or beans for a simple rattle!

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*Baby Wool (Article #823). 100% Total Easy Care Wool; package size: Solids: 1.75oz (50g), 98yds (90m)
Prints: 1.4oz (40g), 79yds (72m)

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Amigurumi Easter Egg

Lion Brand® Baby Wool


Exact gauge is not essential to this project.


sc2tog (sc 2 sts together) 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 - 1 st decreased.


1. One ball of Baby Wool will make multiple eggs.
2. Eggs are worked in continuous rnds; do not join and do not turn at beg of rnds. 3. A marker is used to indicate the beg of rnd. Move marker up as each rnd is completed.

With desired color, 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 sc around - 12 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc; rep from * around - 18 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc; rep from * around - 24 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnds 5-12: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 13: *Sc2tog, sc in next 4 sc; rep from * around - 20 sc at the end of this rnd.
Begin to stuff piece and continue to stuff until piece is complete.
Rnd 14: *Sc2tog, sc in next 3 sc; rep from * around - 16 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 15: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sc; rep from * around - 12 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 16: *Sc2tog, sc in next sc; rep from * around - 8 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 17: (Sc2tog) around - 4 sc at the end of this rnd.
Fasten off, leaving a long tail. Weave tail through sts of last rnd and tighten to close opening. Knot end.


Weave in ends.

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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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Pattern Average Rating: *****4.5 (based on 13 reviews)
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Amigurumi Easter Egg Reviewed by Linda on 2013-03-13 ****
I've made this pattern in various colors and color schemes; all turn out cute. The "fancier", variegated yarns make for eggs that look similar to the European/Polish painted eggs; just beautiful!

As far as the "pointy" end: I didn't really care for that, either. The way to get around/past that, I've found, is to just do 2 decreases at the top; making for 2 stitches instead of the 4, on the pattern. Four stitches "bunches" it, too much; especially if you crochet tightly. Weave in your ends, and it is fairly rounded, making it look more "egg"-like.

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