Lucky Leprechaun

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Lucky Leprechaun

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Amigirumi leprechaun will lead you to his pot of gold! Shown in Lily Sugar 'n Cream.

Size

Single Size
Approx 7 ins [18 cm] tall.
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The materials for this project cost $12.95

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Size:

  • Single Size

Approx 7 ins [18 cm] tall.

Step 2:

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Main Color (MC)

Lily Sugar 'n Cream | Dark Pine, 00016Edit Color
$2.49

Contrast A

Lily Sugar 'n Cream | Soft Ecru, 01004Edit Color
$2.49

Contrast B

Lily Sugar 'n Cream | Hot Orange, 01628Edit Color
$2.49

Contrast C

Lily Sugar 'n Cream | Black, 00002Edit Color
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Bamboo Crochet Hook

Size E3/3.5mm
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Materials not included in this kit:

2 small black beads for eyes. Small amount of red embroidery floss for mouth. Stuffing.

The materials for this project cost $12.95

Abbreviations

Ch(s) = Chain(s)

rem = remain(ing)

rep = repeat

rnd(s) = round(s)

sc = single crochet

Sc2tog = Draw up a loop in next st) twice. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook

Sl st = Slip stitch

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Approx 7 ins [18 cm] tall.

MATERIALS

Lily Sugar 'n Cream (70 g/2.5 oz;109 m/120 yds)
Main Color (MC) Dark Pine (00016) 1
Contrast A Soft Ecru (01004) 1
Contrast B Hot Orange (01628) 1
Contrast C Black (00002) 1
Size 3.5 mm (U.S. E or 4) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge. 2 small black beads for eyes. Small amount of red embroidery floss for mouth. Stuffing.

GAUGE

16 sc and 20 rows = 4 ins [10 cm].

INSTRUCTIONS

Head
**With A, ch 2.
1st rnd: 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd and 3rd rnds: Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sc at end of 3rd rnd.**
4th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
Rep last rnd 7 times more. Do not break A.
Next rnd: With B, working in front loops only, ch 3 (counts as dc). 2 dc in same sp as last sl st. Sl st in next sc. *3 dc in next sc. Sl st in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to top of ch 3. Break B.
Next rnd: With A, working in unused loops of rnd before last, ch 1. *1 sc in next sc. Draw up a loop in each of next 2 sts. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook – Sc2tog made. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 16 sc. Stuff Head.
Next rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each st around. Join with sl st to first sc.
Next rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog over next 2 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first st. 8 sc.
Fasten off leaving a long end. Draw end tightly through rem sts.

Beard
With B, ch 16.
1st row: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each ch to end of ch. 15 sc. Turn.
2nd row: Ch 3 (counts as dc). 2 dc in first sc.
*Sl st in next sc. 3 dc in next sc. Rep from * to end of row. Fasten off.
Sew Beard to Head as shown in photo.

Hat
***With MC, work from ** to ** as given for Head.
4th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 2 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 32 sc.***
5th rnd: Ch 1. Working in back loops only, 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
6th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
7th rnd: Ch 1. *(1 sc in each of next 6 sc. Sc2tog) 4 times. Join with sl st to first sc. 28 sc.
8th to 10th rnds: Ch 1. 1 sc in each st around. Join with sl st to first sc.
11th rnd: Ch 1. Working in front loops only, 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
12th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. 35 sc. Fasten off. Stuff Hat. Attach Hat to top of Head.
Body
With MC, work from *** to *** as given for Hat.
Next rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
Rep last rnd 6 times more.
Top shaping:1st rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Sc2tog over next 2 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sc.
2nd and alt rnds: Ch 1. 1 sc in each st around. Join with sl st to first sc.
3rd rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in next sc. Sc2tog over next 2 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 16 sc.
Stuff Body.
5th rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog over next 2 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 8 sts.
Fasten off leaving a long end. Draw end tightly through rem sts.

Arms (make 2)
With A, ch 2.
1st rnd: 8 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
Rep last rnd once more, joining MC at end of rnd.
With MC, work 8 rnds even. Fasten off.

Boots (make 2)
With C, ch 2.
1st rnd: 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 12 sc.
3rd and 4th rnds: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
Fasten off.

FINISHING
Attach Head to Body. Stuff Arms lightly. Stuff Boots. Attach Arms and Boots to Body as shown in picture. Attach beads for eyes. With red embroidery floss, embroider mouth.