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Free Crochet Pattern: Crochet Little Mouse

Lion Brand« Superwash Merino Cashmere
Pattern #: L0213AD
Rating: ****4.0 (based on 1 review)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)

SIZE: One Size
About 9 in. (23 cm) tall

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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Color (A)
Superwash Merino Cashmere

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 821-159: Superwash Merino Cashmere Yarn: Charcoal Heather
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Superwash Merino Cashmere
Ivory Blossom Seafoam Slate Ebony Charcoal Heather Green Tea Wine
*Superwash Merino Cashmere (Article #821). 72% Superwash Merino Wool, 15% Nylon, 13% Cashmere    ; package size: 1.40oz/40.00 gr. (87yds/80m) pull skeins

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QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  821-159 Superwash Merino Cashmere Yarn: Charcoal Heather
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$ 9.49  
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size F-5 (3.75 mm)   $ 2.30  
Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers   $ 2.49  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
Additional Materials
Fiberfill stuffing
Small amounts of dark brown and white yarn
 

Crochet Little Mouse

Lion Brand« Superwash Merino Cashmere

GAUGE:

Exact gauge is not essential to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:

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.

NOTES:

1. Mouse is crocheted with a small hook to create a dense fabric, suitable for a stuffed toy.
2. All pieces, except Tail, are worked in continuous rnds of sc with RS facing throughout. Do not join and do not turn. Place marker for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.

HEAD/BODY
Beg at top of head, ch 2.
Rnd 1 (RS): Work 6 sc in first ch.
Place marker 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 st, sc in next st; rep from * around - 18 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around - 24 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 3 sts; rep from * around - 30 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnds 6-13: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 14: *Sc2tog, sc in next 3 sts; rep from * around - 24 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 15: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around - 18 sts at the end of this rnd.
Shape Body Rnd 16: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around - 24 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 17: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 3 sts; rep from * around - 30 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnds 18-33: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 34: *Sc2tog, sc in next 3 sts; rep from * around - 24 sts at the end of this rnd.
Begin stuffing piece firmly.
Continue to stuff until piece is complete.
Rnd 35: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around - 18 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 36: *Sc2tog, sc in the next st; rep from * around - 12 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 37: *Sc2tog; rep from * around - 6 sts at the end of this rnd.
Fasten off.

NOSE
Ch 2.
Rnd 1 (RS): Work 4 sc in first ch.
Place marker for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Sc in first st, 2 sc in next 2 sts, sc in last st - 6 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 3: Sc in first 2 sts, 2 sc in next 2 sts, sc in last 2 sts - 8 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 4: Sc in first 3 sts, 2 sc in next 2 sts, sc in last 3 sts - 10 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 5: Sc in first 4 sts, 2 sc in next 2 sts, sc in last 4 sts - 12 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 6: Sc in first 5 sts, 2 sc in next 2 sts, sc in last 5 sts - 14 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 7: Sc in first 6 sts, 2 sc in next 2 sts, sc in last 6 sts - 16 sts at the end of this rnd.
Fasten off.

EARS (make 2)
Ch 2.
Rnd 1 (RS): Work 6 sc in first ch.
Place marker for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around - 18 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around - 24 sts at the end of this rnd.
Fasten off.

ARMS (make 2)
Ch 2.
Rnd 1 (RS): Work 5 sc in first ch.
Place marker for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around - 10 sts at the end of this rnd.
Begin stuffing piece firmly. Continue to stuffing until piece is complete.
Rnds 3-16: Sc in each sc around.
Fasten off.

LEGS (make 2)
Work same as Arms.

TAIL
Ch 15. Fasten off.

FINISHING
Sew Ears to Head. With white yarn, embroider a straight st tip on end of Nose. Stuff Nose and sew to Head. With dark brown yarn, embroider French knot eyes on face. Sew Arms, Legs, and Tail to 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)
RS = right side sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)  


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Pattern Average Rating: ****4.0 (based on 1 review)
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Crochet Little Mouse Reviewed by Kim DeSocio on 2010-11-10 ****
very cute & easy to finish!


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