-Size G Hook for little fingers, or size H Hook for bigger fingers
-Simply Soft Yarn in “Pagoda”
-Large Plastic Embroidery Needle
-Buttons or plastic safety eyes
-Magic Circle = Tutorial
-Ch = Chain
-Sc = Single Crochet
-Dc = Double Crochet
-Sl St = Slip Stitch
-St = Stitch
-Dec = Decrease
Crochet Squid Head and Tentacles:
(to be worked in one continuous round: do not sl st each row, just work in a spiral)
Round 1: Magic Circle, Dc 4 (4)
Round 2: 2 dc in each st (8)
Round 3: *1 Dc in first st, 2 Dc in next st. Repeat from * around (12)
Round 4: *1 Dc in first 2 sts, 2 Dc in next st. Repeat from * around (16)
Round 5: *1 Dc in first 3 sts, 2 Dc in next st. Repeat from * around (20)
Round 6: *1 Dc in first 4 sts, 2 Dc in next st. Repeat from * around (24)
Round 7-9: 1 Dc in each st. (24)
Round 10: *Dec over the next 2 sts. Repeat from * twice. 1 Dc in the next 6 sts. Repeat from * three times. 1 Dc in next 6 sts. (18)
Round 11: 1 Dc in first st, *Dec over next two sts. Repeat from * once. 1 Dc in next 5 sts. Repeat from * twice. 1 Dc in next 4 sts. (14)
Round 12: *Ch 12, 3 Dc in 3rd st from hook, sc in next st and in each st back to the body. Sl st in next 3, repeat from * once. Sl st in next 2, repeat from * once. Sl st in next 3, repeat from * once. Sl st in next st, fasten off and weave in ends.
The Two Finger Puppet Base Leg:
(make two, work in a continuous round)
Round 1: Magic Circle, Dc 4.
Round 2: 2 Dc in each st.
Rounds 3-8: 1 Dc in each st.
(set the legs next to each other and work 1 row all the way around the outside of the 2 legs as illustrated)
Attach one side of the larger oval to the 9th row of the squid head using the embroidery needle, and enjoy your new two finger puppet. 🙂 Please like and share and make sure to follow my blog to receive updates about new posts.
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