Sunday, September 7, 2008

Big Headed Frog



Materials:
G hook
small amount of WW yarn
fiberfill
Gauge is not important, but my frog stands 6” tall

Head

Round 1: using magic circle, work 6 sc into circle
Round 2: 2 sc in each sc around (12)

Round 3: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) around (18)

Round 4: (sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around (24)

Round 5: (sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc) around (30)

Round 6: (sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc0 around (36)

Round 7-12: sc in each sc around

Round 13: (sc dec, sc in next 4 sc) around (30)

Round 14: (sc dec, sc in next 3 sc) around (24)

Round 15: (sc dec, sc in next 2 sc) around (18)

Round 16: (sc dec, sc in next sc) around (12)

Sl st in next sc, fasten off, and stuff

Body

Round 1: using magic circle, work 6 sc into circle

Round 2: 2 sc in each sc around (12)

Round 3: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) around (18)

Round 4-13: sc in each sc around

Round 14: (sc dec, sc in next sc) around (12)

Sl st in next sc, fasten off, and stuff

Arms (make 2)

Round 1: using magic circle, work 4 sc into circle

Round 2: 2 sc in each sc around (8)

Round 3-5: sc in each sc around (stuff now)

Round 6: (sc dec, sc in next sc) around to last 2 sc, sc dec in last 2sc (5)

Round 7-14: sc in each sc around

Sl st in next sc, fasten off, and stuff lightly

Legs (make 2)

Round 1: using magic circle, work 4 sc into circle

Round 2: 2 sc in each sc around (8)

Round 3-8: sc in each sc around

Sl st in next sc, fasten off, and stuff

Eyes (make 2)

Round 1: using magic circle, work 6 sc into circle

Round 2: 2 sc in each sc around (12)

Round 3-6: sc in each sc around

Sl st in next sc, fasten off

Do not stuff eyes!

Assembly

Cut out 2 felt half moon shapes slightly smaller than eyes. Cut a small slit and insert safety eyes onto felt half moons, but do not close with the back yet. Insert the felt and attached safety eyes into green eye and now close safety eye with backing. Glue felt half moons to green eye with craft glue. Whipstitch eyes onto frog head. Embroider frog’s mouth. Whipstitch head onto frog body.
Whipstitch arms and legs onto body, using picture as placement guide.

Enjoy your big headed frog!


Copyright 2008
Please do not sell or repost pattern. You may sell finished items made from this pattern.

16 comments:

Lesalicious said...

How cute is that froggy. Great job Christina.:)CUTE

Laura said...

Very cute!

Andrea Moberly said...

So cute :) Thanks for posting the pattern!

Riohnna said...

LOOK! He is precious!

Debbi-a1 said...

What a cute frog! Thanks for sharing the pattern.

Kelly said...

Great job!!

Karin said...

Such a cute thing! Thanks for this nice pattern.

Zuleika said...

He is so cute!! Keivy just said he wants one, so I need to go search for some fiberfill! :-)

Mandi said...

So adorable!

rolling_backpack said...

That is too cute! You did a great job

Samantha said...

Freakin' CUTE!!!

lizzie said...

thnx for the froggie pattern!!!

Shannon said...

So adorable! I just started this pattern. I knew I had to make it as soon as I saw the picture. I have a friend from college who worked on a research project about frogs. Of course, she was studying the frogs that were mutating and growing extra legs. Guess how many legs my froggy will have! :)

disa said...

I love it ! Very creative ! That's actually really cool Thanks.

Aunt TT said...

I love this little frog. However I hot glued large wiggle eyes on him and thought he was really cute.

Diane said...

This little guy is so cute! I haven't made any crocheted animals yet but I think I may be able to attempt this pattern. Thanks!