Tuesday, 27 August 2019

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How to Crochet a Cute Watermelon Slice 🍉 (Simple & Fast to Make!) - free pattern and video tutorial



Crochet along with me to make yourself a happy little watermelon slice! He is the perfect shelf buddy to hang out with when you need cheering up or to feel a little summery 🍉



This kawaii little watermelon is designed as home decor and NOT as a toy so please do not give this to a child! He is made using double crochet and single crochet stitches (USA Terms) so is super simple and fast to make.

Scroll for the written pattern!


 


Materials Needed: 

4mm & 3mm Crochet Hook

Yarn of choice in watermelon colours (2 greens and 1 hot pink) and some pale pink and black for additional features

10mm Safety Eyes

Stuffing


WRITTEN PATTERN

Abbreviations:

MR = Magic Ring
DC = Double Crochet
SC = Single Crochet
SS = Slip Stitch

CH = chain

inc = increase (2 dc in same stitch)

* ..... * repeat the pattern between the *

{ X } = number of total stitches at end of round

USA Stitch Terms

Round 1 - using hot pink & 4mm Hook

MR, ch2 (does not count as a stitch) 12 dc into the ring, join with ss to 1st dc of the round {12}

Round 2

ch2 (does not count as a stitch) *inc* x 12, join with ss to 1st dc of the round {24}

Round 3

ch2 (does not count as a stitch) *1dc, inc* x 12, join with ss to 1st dc of the round {36}

Round 4

ch2 (does not count as a stitch) *2dc, inc* x 12, join with ss to 1st dc of the round {48}

Round 5 - using light green

ch2 (does not count as a stitch) *3dc, inc* x 12, join with ss to 1st dc of the round {60}

Round 6 - using dark green

ch1 (does not count as a stitch) sc in each stitch around, join with ss to 1st sc of the round {60}

Fold circle in half

Round 7 - ss 2 sides together, pausing to add safety eyes and stuffing (see video)

Enbroider face and seed details

CHEEKS - using 3mm hook

MR, 6sc, ss to join to 1st sc of the round.  Sew to face.



1 comment:

  1. Lovely cute and adorable ! I’ve been searching for this pattern!

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