Friday, February 27, 2009

Miffy Bunny Crocheted Doll


Here is Miffy, little crocheted bunny doll. Measures 5" tall.


Here is the pattern:


Materials:
Lion Brand Pound of Love – White
Caron Simply Soft - Red
Lion Brand Pound of Love - Denim
Size US-F/3.75 mm Crochet Hook
Black Embroidery floss
Polyester Fiberfill
9mm Safety Eyes
Blunt darning needle
Abbreviations:
SC = Single Crochet
Ch = Chain
Rnd(s) = Round(s)
Beg = Beginning
Sts = Stitches
2tog = Crochet 2 stitches together (decrease)
* = Repeat stitches from * to end of *

Pattern Notes:
1. This pattern is worked in continuous rounds; do not join and do not turn.
2. Use stitch marker to indicate beginning of rounds.
3. Yarns listed is what I used – size may vary with other yarns.

Head:
Ch 2
Rnd 1: Work 5 sc in second ch from hook = 5 sc
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc = 10 sc
Rnd 3: *Sc in first sc, 2 sc in second sc*, repeat from * around = 15 sc
Rnd 4: *Sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc*, repeat from * around = 20 sc
Rnd 5: *Sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc*, repeat from * around = 25 sc
Rnd 6: *Sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc*, repeat from * around = 30 sc
Rnds 7-12: Sc in each sc around
Rnd 13: *Sc in next 4 sc, sc 2tog*, repeat from * around = 25 sc
Rnd 14: *Sc in next 3 sc, sc 2tog*, repeat from * around = 20 sc
Rnd 15: *Sc in next 2 sc, sc 2tog*, repeat from * around = 15 sc
Rnd 16: *Sc in next sc, sc 2tog*, repeat from * around = 10 sc
Fasten off, leaving a long tail; position safety eyes and stuff firmly. Sew opening closed.

Ears: (Make 2)
Ch 2
Rnd 1: Work5 sc in second ch from hook = 5 sc
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc = 10 sc
Rnd 3-8: Sc around
Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing.

Body:
With White Yarn -
Ch 2
Rnd 1: Work 5 sc in second ch from hook = 5 sc
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc = 10 sc
Rnd 3: *Sc in first sc, 2 sc in second sc*, repeat from * around = 15 sc
Rnd 4: *Sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc*, repeat from * around = 20 sc
Rnd 5: *Sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc*, repeat from * around = 25 sc
Join Red Yarn –
Rnd 6-7: Sc in each sc around
Join White Yarn –
Rnd 8-9: Sc in each sc around
Join Red Yarn -
Rnd 10-11: Sc in each sc around
Rnd 12: *Sc in next 3 sc, sc 2tog*, repeat from * around = 20 sc
Rnd 13: *Sc in next 2 sc, sc 2tog*, repeat from * around = 15 sc
Rnd 14: *Sc in next sc, sc 2tog*, repeat from * around = 10 sc
Fasten off; stuff firmly. Weave in and sew opening closed.

Arms: (Make 2)
With White Yarn -
Ch 2
Rnd 1: Work 5 sc in second ch from hook = 5 sc
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in ea sc around = 10 sc
Rnd 3-4: Sc around
Join Red Yarn -
Rnd 5-10: Sc around
Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing. Lightly stuff arms.

Legs: (Make 2)
With Red Yarn -
Ch 2
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in second ch from hook = 6 sc
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in ea sc around = 12 sc
Rnd 3-6: Sc around
Fasten off, leave a long tail for sewing. Stuff feet. Sew on body.

To Assemble:
1. Attach head to body.
2. Attach ears to head.
3. Attach arms.
4. Attach legs.
5. With black embroidery floss, sew “X” for mouth.

Miffy Bunny measures 5”.

Happy Crocheting!

7 comments:

Ghost said...

Your work is always so exciting to see.

Armina said...

Thank you - what a nice compliment... :-)

ta Magda said...

superb and original

greetings from Poland :)

Armina said...

Greetings from USA! Enjoy the pattern... :-)

shellyann said...

THIS IS SO CUTE. I CANT WAIT TO TRY THIS MYSELF. I HOPE MINE LOOKS AS GREAT AS YOURS. NOW I MUST GO AND CHECK OUT THE REST OF YOUR PAGE.

shellyann said...

how sweet, i cant wait to try this myself i just hope it turns out as cute as yours. now i must go check out the rest of your page.

Extraordinary-Doll said...

Thank you very much! I love it.