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Presents the 2012 Amigurumi Calendar Projects


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Crochet Me Presents the 2012 Amigurumi Calendar Projects

should be tight enough to make a fabric that will hold the stuffing in place and keep its shape. All pieces are worked in spirals. Do not join rnds. Use stitch marker (m) to indicate beg of rnd, move m up as each rnd is completed.

HeAd

Toni Rexroat

Rnd 1: Beg at top of head, ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook6 sts. Rnd 2: 2 sc in each st around12 sts. Rnd 3: [Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st] 6 times18 sts. Rnd 4: [Sc in next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st] 6 times24 sts. Rnd 5: [Sc in next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st] 6 times30 sts. Rnd 6: [Sc in next 4 sts, 2 sc in next st] 6 times36 sts. Rnd 7: [Sc in next 5 sts, 2 sc in next st] 6 times42 sts. Rnds 814: Sc in each st around. Rnd 15: [Sc in next 5 sts, sc2tog (see Glossary)] 6 times36 sts. Rnd 16: [Sc in next 4 sts, sc2tog] 6 times30 sts. Rnd 17: [Sc in next 3 sts, sc2tog] 6 times24 sts. Rnd 18: [Sc in next 2 sts, sc2tog] 6 times18 sts. Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing. Do not stuff head at this time.

eArs (mAke 2)

Polar Lucibear is the cutest polar bear youll ever see, but with a good sniff and a careful listening, Polar Lucibear can locate the exact location of any ring seal hiding under the ice. A mere 5", Polar Lucibear is dangerously cute!
Finished Size: 5" tall and 4" wide. Yarn: Worsted Weight (#4 Medium).

Rnds 13: Work Rnds 13 of head18 sts. Rnd 4: Sc around. Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing. Ears do not need to be stuffed.

snout

Rnds 14: Work Rnds 14 of ears18 sts. Rnd 5: Sc in next 8 sts (for bottom of snout), sl st in next st, leave rem sts unworked (for top of snout). Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing.

Shown Here: Lion Brand Vannas Choice (100% acrylic; 170 yd [156 m]/312 oz [100 g]; ): #100 white, 1 ball. Hook: Size F/5 (3.75 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge. Notions: One pair 12 mm black safety eyes; 18 mm animal nose; yarn needle; polyester fiberfill; small piece of white felt; small piece of gray felt; small piece of black felt; craft glue; stitch marker (m). Gauge: 20 sts and 16 rows = 4" in sc. Skill Level: Easy. Notes Exact gauge is not necessary for this project. Gauge

Body

Rnds 16: Work Rnds 16 of head36 sts. Rnds 710: Sc around. Rnd 11: [Sc in next 4 sc, sc2tog] 6 times30 sts. Rnd 12: Sc around. Rnd 13: [Sc in next 3 sc, sc2tog] 6 times24 sts. Rnd 14: [Sc in next 2 sc, sc2tog] 6 times18 sts. Fasten off. Stuff body firmly.

Arms (mAke 2)

Rnd 1: Ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook6 sts. Rnd 2: 2 sc in each st around12 sts. Rnds 35: Sc around. Rnd 6: Sc2tog, sc in next 8 sts, sc2tog10 sts. Rnds 79: Sc around.

polar lucibear

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Crochet Me Presents the 2012 Amigurumi Calendar Projects

Rnd 10: Sc in next 7 sts (for top side of arm), sl st in next st, leave rem sts unworked (for underside of arm)7 sts. Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing. Stuff arms lightly.

Legs (mAke 2)

Rnds 14: Work Rnds 14 of head24 sts. Rnd 5: Sc around. Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing. Stuff legs firmly.

tAiL

Rnd 1: Ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook6 sts. Rnd 2: 2 sc in each st around12 sts. Rnd 3: Sc2tog around6 sts. Tail does not need to be stuffed.

to face, stuff snout lightly and finish sewing to head. Cut 2 small white fangs from white felt and glue to bottom of snout. Sew head to body. Flatten ears to form semicircles, curve semicircles slightly and sew to head, about 3 rows from top center on each side. Cut small half-circles from gray felt and glue into ears. Sew arms onto body. Place longer side of arms on outside facing you, with shorter side facing body. This provides smoother seaming. Position arms beg at neck. Cont sewing arms to body until arms are securely attached to body and will support bear sitting on its own. Sew legs behind arms and extending outward from body. Position legs in a way that will support bear sitting on its own. Cut small paw prints from black felt and glue onto rear paws. Sew tail onto back end of bear. JOANNA MA first started crocheting at age eight for a class elective in Chinese School and was told she had no talent. So she gave up. Seventeen years later, she picked up crochet again just for fun, made an R2D2 amigurumi for her brothers birthday out of scraps lying around the house, and her creative juices havent stopped since!

FinisHing

Attach safety eyes to head bet Rnds 11 and 12; space eyes about 5 sts apart. Stuff head. Attach animal nose to snout bet Rnds 1 and 2. Be sure to insert the nose closer to the top side (or shorter side) of snout. Sew snout to head, centered just below eyes. Position snout so that shorter side is on top while longer side seals off bottom. When snout is about 23 attached

Toni Rexroat

polar lucibear

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