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Free Crochet Pattern: Spiked Monster

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Lion Brand® Fun Fur® - Vanna's Glamour®
Pattern #: L0617
Rating: *****5.0 (based on 1 review)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size
About 5 1/2 in. (14 cm) tall

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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Color (A)
Fun Fur®

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Color (B)
Vanna's Glamour®

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Color (C)
Vanna's Glamour®

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Color (D)
Vanna's Glamour®

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Color (E)
Vanna's Glamour®

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Color (F)
Vanna's Glamour®

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Vanna's Glamour®
Diamond Lapis Sapphire Ruby Red Red Stone Copper Purple Topaz Jewel
Moonstone Platinum Grey Stone Onyx Topaz Gold Bronze Garnet
Rhinestone Pink
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
*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)
*Vanna's Glamour® (Article #861). 96% Acrylic, 4% Metallic Polyester; package size: 1.75oz/49.61 gr. (202yds/185m) pull skeins

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MATERIALS
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QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  320-191 Fun Fur Yarn: Violet
   ball
$ 4.99  
Note: (A)
•  861-100 Vanna's Glamour Yarn: Diamond
   ball
$ 4.69  
Note: (B)
•  861-146 Vanna's Glamour Yarn: Jewel
   ball
$ 4.69  
Note: (C)
•  861-186 Vanna's Glamour Yarn: Bronze
   ball
$ 4.69  
Note: (D)
•  861-108 Vanna's Glamour Yarn: Lapis
   ball
$ 4.69  
Note: (E)
•  861-171 Vanna's Glamour Yarn: Gold
   ball
$ 4.69  
Note: (F)
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)   $ 2.45  
Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers   $ 2.49  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
Additional Materials
Fiberfill stuffing
1 black safety eye, 9 mm diameter
 

Spiked Monster

Lion Brand® Fun Fur® - Vanna's Glamour®

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. Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.
2. Work with 2 strands of yarn held tog.

BODY
With 2 strands of A held tog, 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.
Rnd 5: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next 3 sc; rep from * around - 30 sc.
Rnds 6-15: Sc in each sc around.
Following package instructions, attach safety eyes in Rnd 12.
Shape Left Side
Rnd 16:
Sc in first 14 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 14 sc - 32 sc.
Rnd 17: Sc in first 15 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 15 sc - 34 sc.
Rnd 18: Sc in first 16 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 16 sc - 36 sc.
Rnd 19: Sc in first 17 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 17 sc - 38 sc.
Rnd 20: Sc in first 18 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 18 sc - 40 sc.
Rnd 21: Sc in first 19 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 19 sc - 42 sc.
Rnd 22: Sc in first 20 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 20 sc - 44 sc.
Fasten off.

FANG
With 2 strands of B held tog, 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 sc, sc in next sc; rep from * around - 6 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 3: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc; rep from * around - 8 sc.
Fasten off.

SPIKES (make 4 - 1 each with C, D, E and F)
With 2 strands of yarn held tog, ch 2.
Rnds 1-4: Rep Rnds 1-4 of Fang - 8 sc at the end of Rnd 4.
Rnd 5: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 6: *2 sc in next sc, sc in next 3 sc; rep from * around - 10 sc.
Fasten off.

FINISHING
Stuff Body then sew closed. Lightly stuff Spikes and sew, evenly spaced, across left side of Body. With 2 strands of C, embroider straight st mouth on face. Lightly stuff Fang and sew below mouth. 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)
tog = together  


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Ratings and Reviews
Pattern Average Rating: *****5.0 (based on 1 review)
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Spiked Monster Reviewed by Paige on 2011-04-25 *****
This is a really cute and easy monster to make for your room.


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