Snow­man Lights

Light up your home with these fun lit­tle snow­men. A small LED light in­serted into the back gives each one a brightly lit nose!

Annie's Fast, Easy, Fun, Crochet Fall 2018 - - Contents - Design by Debra Arch

Skill Level

BEGIN­NER

Fin­ished Mea­sure­ments

21/2 inches in di­am­e­ter, not in­clud­ing Ear­muff Band x 2 inches tall

Ma­te­ri­als

• Medium (worsted) weight acrylic yarn: 12 yds each orange, green and pur­ple

• Size G/6/4mm cro­chet hook or size needed to ob­tain gauge

• Ta­pes­try nee­dle

• Sewing nee­dle

• White thread

• Flick­er­ing tea light can­dles: 3

• 6mm black half-round beads: 6

• 5mm black half-round beads: 21

• 3/8- inch white but­tons: 3

• Hot- glue gun

• Fiber­fill

• Rose blush

• Stitch marker

Gauge

5 sc = 1 inch; 4 sc rnds = 1 inch

Pat­tern Notes

Weave in loose ends as work pro­gresses. Join with slip stitch as in­di­cated un­less oth­er­wise stated. Do not join rounds un­less oth­er­wise stated. Use stitch marker to mark rounds; move marker as work pro­gresses.

Snow­men Head

Make 3.

Rnd 1: With white, ch 8, join (see Pat­tern Notes) in first ch to form a ring, ch 1, 2 sc in each ch around, place stitch marker (see Pat­tern Notes). (16 sc)

Rnd 2: [2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc] 8 times. (24 sc)

Rnd 3: [2 sc in next sc, sc in each of next 2 sc] 8 times. (32 sc)

Rnd 4: [2 sc in next sc, sc in each of next 3 sc] 8 times. (40 sc)

Rnds 5–7: Sc in each sc around.

Rnd 8: [ Sc dec (see Stitch Guide) in next 2 sc, sc in each of next 3 sc] 8 times. (32 sc)

SNOW­MAN LIGHTS

Rnd 9: [Sc dec in next 2 sc, sc in each of next 2 sc] 8 times. (24 sc)

In­sert bulb tip of tea light through open­ing of rnd 1 and with fiber­fill, stuff lightly around sides of tea light.

Rnd 10: [Sc dec in next 2 sc, sc in next sc] 8 times, sl st in next sc, leav­ing 6-inch length, fas­ten off. (16 sc)

Back Clo­sure

Make 3.

Rnd 1: With white, ch 2, 8 sc in 2nd ch from hook, place stitch marker.

Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around. (16 sc)

Rnd 3: [2 sc in next sc, sc in each of next 3 sc] 4 times, ch 2, sk next sc, sl st in next sc (but­ton lp). Fas­ten off. (20 sc)

Ear­muff Band

Make 1 each green, orange & pur­ple.

Row 1: Ch 15, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each rem ch across. Fas­ten off. (14 sc)

Pom­pom

Make 2 each green, orange & pur­ple.

Wrap 1 strand 25 times around 2 fin­gers. Re­move from fin­gers and tie in cen­ter with 4-inch strand of same color. With scis­sors, cut lps and trim Pom­pom ends to shape.

Assem­bly

Use rem 6-inch length of Head to sew Back Clo­sure to Head across 1 inch. Sew white but­ton to cor­re­spond to but­ton lp.

For eyes, glue 2 6mm black hal­fround beads to rnd 1 of Head, re­fer­ring to photo for place­ment.

Ap­ply rose blush to each cheek.

For mouth, glue 7 5mm black hal­fround beads be­low eyes, cen­tered be­tween rnds 1 and 2, again re­fer­ring to photo for place­ment.

Glue Ear­muff Band to top of Head and a Pom­pom to each end of Ear­muff Band. But­ton Back Clo­sure.

at **, ch 16. Leav­ing a long tail, fas­ten off.

For each pair of Mit­tens, cut 7-inch strand of first color. Tie 1 end of strand to WS of first Mit­ten, thread through ch at mid­point be­tween 2 Snow­men and tie other end of strand to WS of 2nd Mit­ten.

For each Hat, cut 21/2-inch strand of 2nd color. Thread strand through ch at mid­point be­tween 2 Snow­men, fold in half and thread both ends in any st at back of Hat near Pom­pom. Tie a knot on WS of Hat.

Hang­ing Lp

Make 2.

With green, ch 10 tightly, join in first ch. Leav­ing a long tail for sewing, fas­ten off.

Curl

Make 2.

With green, ch 21, sc in 2nd ch from hook, 2 sc in next ch, *3 sc in next ch, 2 sc in next ch, rep from * to last 2 chs, 2 sc in next ch, sc in last ch. Leav­ing a long tail for sewing, fas­ten off.

With end tails, sew Curl to first ch and Hang­ing Lp to 2nd ch on each end of Gar­land. 

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