Spiders

Spiders

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No Halloween display is complete without a small army of fearsome (and yet adorably googly) Spiders! This pattern includes two sizes of spiders for your crocheting pleasure in Lily Sugar 'n Cream.

Single Size
Small: Approx 5” [12.5 cm] long. Large: Approx 8½” [21.5 cm] long.
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Size:

  • Single Size

Small: Approx 5” [12.5 cm] long. Large: Approx 8½” [21.5 cm] long.

Step 2:

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Main Color (MC)

Lily Sugar 'n Cream | Black, 00002Edit Color
$4.98

Aluminum Crochet Hook 6"

Size F5/3.75mm
$1.99

Materials not included in this kit:

Stuffing. Wire. Red beads. Googly eyes. Glue.

 

The materials for this project cost $6.97

Abbreviations

Ch(s) = Chain(s)

rep = repeat

Rnd = Round

sc = single crochet

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

Sl st = Slip stitch

Yoh = yarn over the hook

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Small: Approx 5” [12.5 cm] long. Large: Approx 8½” [21.5 cm] long.

MATERIALS

Lily Sugar 'n Cream (70 g/2.5 oz;109 m/120 yds)
Main Color (MC) Black (00002) 2
note: 2 balls will make 1 large and 5 small spiders. Size 3.75 mm (U.S. F or 5) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge. Stuffing. Wire. Red beads. Googly eyes. Glue.

GAUGE

16 sc and 17 rows = 4” [10 cm].
 

INSTRUCTIONS

Small Spider
Body: **With A, 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 rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in next sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 18 sc.**
4th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
5th 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. 24 sc.
6th to 10th rnds: As 4th rnd.
11th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 2 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. 18 sts.
12th rnd: As 4th rnd.
13th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in next sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 12 sts.
Stuff Body.

Neck: 14th rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog. 1 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 8 sts.

Head: 15th rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. 16 sc.
16th rnd: Ch 1. (1 sc in each of next 7 sc. 2 sc in next sc) twice. Join with sl st to first sc. 18 sc.
17th to 19th rnds: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
20th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in next sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 12 sc.
Stuff Head.
21st rnd: Ch 1. (Sc2tog) 6 times. Join with sl st to first sc. 6 sc. Fasten off.

Legs (make 2 sets).
With A, ch 24. *Turn chain up-side down. Sl st in 2nd bump from hook and each bump, created by chain to end of chain.* Ch 28. Rep from * to * once more. Ch 30. Rep from * to * once. Ch 26. Rep from * to * once.

FINISHING
Insert wire into Legs. Sew 2 sets of Legs to bottom of Spider. Shape Legs. Sew 1 bead to top of back for decoration. Glue googly eyes in position.

Large Spider
Body: Work from ** to ** as given for Small Spider.
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. 24 sc.
5th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
6th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 30 sc.
7th rnd: As 5th rnd.
8th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 4 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 36 sc.
9th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 5 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 42 sc.
10th to 14th rnds: As 5th rnd.
15th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 5 sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 36 sts.
16th and 17th rnds: As 5th rnd.
18th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 4 sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 30 sts.
19th and 20th rnds: As 5th rnd.
21st rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sts.
22nd and 23rd rnds: As 5th rnd.
24th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 18 sts.
25th and 26th rnds: As 5th rnd.
27th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 12 sts.
28th and 29th rnds: As 5th rnd.
Stuff Body.
Head: 30th rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sc.
31st rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 30 sc.
32nd to 35th rnds: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
36th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in next sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 20 sts.
Stuff Head.
37th rnd: Ch 1. (Sc2tog) 10 times. Join with sl st to first sc. 10 sts.
38th rnd: Ch 1. (Sc2tog) 5 times. Join with sl st to first sc. 5 sts. Fasten off.

Legs (make 2 sets).
With A, ch 30. *Turn chain up-side down. Sl st in 2nd bump from hook and each bump, created by chain to end of chain.* Ch 32. Rep from * to * once more. Ch 34. Rep from * to * once more. Ch 32. Rep from * to * once more.

FINISHING
Insert wire into Legs. Sew 2 sets of Legs to bottom of Spider. Shape legs. Sew beads to top of back for decoration. Glue googly eyes in position.