Supplies

  • Paintbox Cotton Aran Yarn
    • 1 Black
    • 1 Paper white
  • 2.75 mm hook
  • One heart button
  • 4 white or black buttons
  • Scissors
  • Yarn needle
  • Poly-fill

Abbreviations (U.S.)

st/stsstitch/stitches
chchain stitch
slstslip stitch
scsingle crochet
hdchalf double crochet
dcdouble crochet
incincrease
decINVISIBLE decrease
BLOwork stitches into the back loop only
MRmagic ring
( ) x #repeat instructions in parentheses the
number of times indicated after the x
[ ]work all the instructions in brackets
into a single stitch
{ }stitch count for each round/row
f/ofasten off

Note

I am using pink in some of the images so that you can see my stitches. Unless otherwise specified, please use black or whatever color you chose.

Head

1) sc 6 in MR {6}
2) inc x 6 {12}
3) (sc,inc) x 6 {18}
4) (sc, inc, sc) x 6 {24}
5) (sc 7, inc) x 3 {27}
6) (sc 4, inc, sc 4) x 3 {30}
7) (sc 2, inc, sc 2) x 6 {36}
8) (sc 5, inc) x 6 {42}
9-18) sc 42 {42}
19) (sc 5, dec) x 6 {36}
20) (sc 2, dec, sc 2) x 6 {30}
21) (sc, dec) x 10 {20}
22) dec x 10 {10}
23) dec x 5 {5}
F/o and close.

Body

1) ch 6
2) In the back bumps: sc in 2nd st from hook, sc 3, sc 3 in next st, on bottom of foundation chain: sc 3, sc 2 in next st {12}


3) inc, sc 3, inc x 3, sc 3, inc x 2 {18}
4) sc, inc, sc 3, (sc, inc) x 3, sc 3, (sc, inc) x 2 {24}
5-7) sc 24 {24}
8) (sc 3, dec, sc 3) x 3 {21}
9) sc 21 {21}
10) (sc 5, dec) x 3 {18}
11) sc 18 {18}
12) (sc 2, dec, sc 2) x 3 {15}
13) sc 15 {15}
14) (sc 3, dec) x 3 {12}
Slst and f/o.

Arms (make 2)

1) sc 6 in MR {6}
2) (sc, inc) x 3 {9}
3) sc 9 {9}
4) dec, sc 7 {8}
5) sc 8 {8}
6) dec, sc 6 {7}
7-8) sc 7 {7}
9) dec, sc 5 {6}
10) sc 6 {6}
11) sc both sides together {3} *Insert your hook through the front of the next stitch and out through the previous stitch. Line up the remaining 4 stitches and do the same.
F/o.

Legs (make 2)

With pink yarn:
1) ch 4
2) In the back bumps: sc 2 in 2nd st from hook, sc, sc 3 in next st, on bottom of foundation chain: sc, sc 2 in next st. {9}

3) inc, [sc 3], sc 2, [sc 3], sc 2, [sc 3], sc and slst in next st {17}
F/o.

Cast on with black yarn starting in the first stitch of the next round:
4) sc 17 in BLO {17}

5) sc 6, dec, sc, dec, sc 6 {15}
6) sc 5, dec, sc, dec, sc 5 {13}
7) sc 13 {13}
8) sc 4, dec, sc, dec, sc 4 {11}
9-10) sc 11 {11}
11) sc 4, dec, sc, dec, sc 2 {9}
12-13) sc 9 {9}
14) dec, sc 7 {8}
15) sc 8 {8}
16) sc 2, ch 2, hdc sides together {4} *insert hook through the next sc and out through the last sc before the chain 2.

F/o.

Ears (make 2 in pink and 2 in black)

* Do the alternate/accent colored pieces first.
1) ch 21
2) In the back bumps: sc in 2nd st from hook, sc 6, hdc 6, dc 5, hdc, 3 sc in next st, on bottom of foundation chain: hdc, dc 5, hdc 6, sc 7, ch 1, turn {41}
3) sc 7, hdc 6, dc 5, hdc, inc x 3, hdc, dc 5, hdc 6, sc 7 {44}
F/o on the alternate/accent pieces
DO NOT FASTEN OFF YET ON THE MIAN COLORED EARS.

Line up the alternate/accent colored piece on top of the main colored piece and crab stitch them together in the BLO of the top piece and both loops of the bottom piece. Make 2 crab stitches in the first and last stitch of the ears.
F/o.

Tail

1) 6 sc in MR {6}
2) sc 4, inc x 2 {8}
3) sc 4, (sc, inc) x 2 {10}
4) dec x 5 {5}
Slst and f/o.

Sewing

Use the 4 white or black buttons to sew the arms and legs to the body, make sure to do it so that they are moveable. Sew the ears on the head using the alternate/accent colored yarn and make the stitches visable. Use the alternate/accent colored yarn for the face and stitching.

Gallery

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