Patch­work Puppy

Crochet World - - CONTENTS - De­sign by Sheila Les­lie

FIN­ISHED SIZE

9 inches tall x 91/2 inches long

MA­TE­RI­ALS

• Red Heart Su­per Saver Stripes medium (worsted) weight acrylic yarn (5 oz/ 236 yds/141g per skein):

1 skein #4965 fa­vorite stripe

• Medium (worsted) weight acrylic yarn:

1 yd black (for em­broi­dery)

• Size H/8/5mm cro­chet hook or

size needed to ob­tain gauge

• Stitch marker

• Fiber­fill

• Tapestry nee­dle

GAUGE

4 sc = 1 inch

PAT­TERN NOTES

Cut yarn into its sep­a­rate col­ors if you want the color block­ing to look like the photo. Do not join rounds un­less other­wise stated. Mark first stitch of each round.

PUPPY HEAD

Rnd 1: Start­ing at top of Head, ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook, do not join (see Pat­tern Notes). Rnd 2: 2 sc in each st around. (12 sc)

Rnd 3: *Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (18 sc)

Rnd 4: *Sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (24 sc) Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around. (30 sc) Rnd 6: Sc in each st around. Rnd 7: *Sc in each of next 4 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (36 sc) Rnd 8: *Sc in each of next 8 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (40 sc) Rnds 9–16: Sc in each st around. Rnd 17: *Sc in each of next 8 sts, sc dec (see Stitch Guide) in next 2 sc, rep from * around. (36 sts)

Rnd 18: *Sc in each of next 4 sts, sc dec in next 2 sc, rep from * around. (30 sts) Stuff Head with fiber­fill.

Rnd 19: *Sc in each of next 3 sts, sc dec in next 2 sc, rep from * around. (24 sts)

Rnd 20: *Sc in each of next 2 sts, sc dec in next 2 sc, rep from * around. (18 sts)

Rnd 21: *Sc in next st, sc dec in next 2 sc, rep from * around. Leav­ing 14-inch length, fas­ten off. (12 sts) Fin­ish stuff­ing Head with fiber­fill.

Rnd 1: Ch 5, 3 sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each of next 3 chs, work­ing on op­po­site side of foun­da­tion ch, 3 sc in next ch, sc in each of next 3 chs, do not join. (12 sts) Rnd 2: *Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (18 sts)

Rnd 3: *Sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (24 sts) Rnd 4: *Sc in each of next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (30 sts) Rnds 5–9: Sc in each st around. Leav­ing 16-inch length, fas­ten off at end of rnd 9. Stuff Muzzle. Sew to lower part of Head us­ing 16-inch length of yarn.

Make 2. Row 1: Ch 6, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each of next 4 chs, turn. (5 sts) Rows 2–4: Ch 1, sc in each st across, turn. Row 5: Ch 1, 2 sc in first st, sc in each of next 3 sts, 2 sc in last st, turn. (7 sts)

Rows 6–14: Ch 1, sc in each st across, turn.

Row 15: Ch 1, sc dec in next 2 sc, sc in each of next 3 sts, sc dec in next 2 sc, turn. (5 sts)

Row 16: Ch 1, sc dec in next 2 sc, sc in next st, sc dec in next 2 sc. Fas­ten off. (3 sts) Work­ing in ends of rows, join with a sc in end of row 1, sc in end of each row across to row 16, work­ing across row 16, 2 sc in next st, sc in next st, 2 sc in next st, work 16 sc across other side of Ear. Leav­ing 12-inch length, fas­ten off. Sew Ears to Head.

With black, use satin stitch

(see il­lus­tra­tion) to em­broi­der eyes above Muzzle and a tri­an­gle-shaped nose on Muzzle, use straight stitch (see il­lus­tra­tion) to em­broi­der nose line and mouth on Muzzle.

BODY

Rnds rnds 1 1 and & 2: 2 for Start­ing Head. at (12 front, sts at rep end of rnd 2) Rnd 3: *2 sc in each of next 3 sts, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around. (18 sts) Rnd 4: *[Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st] 3 times, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around. (24 sts) Rnd 5: *Sc in each of next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (30 sts) Rnd 6: *Sc in each of next 4 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (36 sts) Rnd 7: Sc in each st around. Rnd 8: *Sc in each of next 5 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (42 sts) Rnds 9–29: Sc in each st around. Stuff Body with fiber­fill. Rnd 30: *Sc in each of next 5 sts, sc dec in next 2 sc, rep from * around. (36 sts) Rnd 31: *Sc in each of next 4 sts, sc dec in next 2 sc, rep from * around. (30 sts) Rnd 32: *Sc in each of next 3 sts, sc dec in next 2 sc, rep from * around. (24 sts) Rnd 33: *Sc in each of next 2 sts, sc dec in next 2 sc, rep from * around. (18 sts) Rnd 34: *Sc in next st, sc dec in next 2 sc, rep from * around. (12 sts) Fin­ish stuff­ing Body with fiber­fill.

Rnd 35: [Sc dec in next 2 sts] around. Fas­ten off. Draw up rem sts and sew closed. Sew Head to Body.

FRONT LEG

Make 2. Rnds 1–3: Rep rnds 1–3 of Body. (18 sts at end of last row) Rnd 4: *Sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (24 sts) Rnd 5: *Sc in each of next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around, join with sl st in first st. (30 sts) Rnd 6: Ch 1, work­ing in back lps (see Stitch Guide), sc in each st around.

Rnd 7: Work­ing in both lps, sc in each st around.

Rnd 8: Sc in each of next 17 sts, [sc dec in next 2 sts] 3 times, sc in each of next 7 sts, join with sl st in first sc. (27 sts) Rnd 9: Sc in each of next 13 sts, [sc dec in next 2 sts, sc in next st] 3 times, sc in each of next 4 sts. (24 sts) Rnds 10–14: Sc in each st around. Leav­ing 16-inch length, fas­ten off at end of rnd 14. Stuff Legs with fiber­fill. Sew to Body.

BACK LEG

Make 2. Rnds 1–14: Rep rnds 1–14 of Front Leg. Stuff Back Legs with fiber­fill. Sew to Body.

TAIL

Rnd 1: Start­ing at tip, ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook, do not join. Rnd 2: Sc in each st around. Rnd 3: *Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (9 sts)

Rnds 4–7: Sc in each st around. Rnd 8: *Sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (12 sts) Rnds 9 & 10: Sc in each st around. Rnds 11 & 12: Sl st in each of next 5 sts, hdc in each of next 7 sts, join with sl st in first st. Leav­ing 12-inch length, fas­ten off at end of rnd 12. Stuff Tail with fiber­fill. Sew to Body with tip point­ing to­ward Head.

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