Betta Merman | Premium Pattern
This is a pattern for crochet only.
All patterns are written in English, in US terms using Craft Yarn Council abbreviations.
Originally published on Hooked by Kati blog, August, 2021.
The free text-only version will be available 8/27/21 at 8 AM MST.
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Do not put this or any soft toy in a crib with a sleeping baby to reduce risks of suffocation.
Intermediate. Knowledge needed of chains (ch), slip stitch (sl st), single crochet (sc), half double crochet (hdc), double crochet (dc), BLO (back loops only), increases and decreases. Knowledge of amigurumi part attachment and embroidery is recommended. Pattern uses short rounds for shaping.
• Red Heart Super Saver yarn, 100% acrylic, worsted weight, 364 yds/7 oz/198 g, Café Latte (CAFÉ), 1 ball; Soft Navy (NAVY), 1 ball; Saffron (SAF), < 1 ball; Turqua (TUR), < 1 ball; White (WHT), < 1 ball; Black (BLK), < 1 ball.
• G (4.00 mm) hook
• Two 15mm colored round-pupil safety eyes
• Polyfil stuffing
• Tapestry needle
• Straight pins
• Stitch Marker
12” tall, seated, 13” tail and fins
8 sts x 8 rows in sc = 2” x 2”
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