Casper the Snowman

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Casper The Snowman

Who is rocking his Pokeball gear ;)


 

Notes:

  • This pattern was made with Jo-Anns “Big Twist” yarn, but any worsted weight yarn will work!

  • ****This pattern is worked in continuous rounds.

  • He stands roughly 5.5  inches tall!

  • Can be assembled in any order you see fit.

  • In the materials, it calls for two 6mm safety eyes for the buttons on the body, but not absolutely necessary! Embroiderment or other alternatives will also do!



Terminology:

Ch Chain

St Stitch

sc Single crochet

Inc Increase, 2 sc in the same space

Dec Decrease, single crochet 2 together



 

You will need:

US 4 mm hook (any size will be okay, but this is what the picture is made in. Size of hooks determine the size!)

Brown Yarn

White Yarn

Beige Yarn

Dark brown or black yarn

Red Yarn

Pink Yarn

Yarn needle for sewing

Stitch marker

Fiberfill for stuffing

Two 12mm safety eyes

Two 6 mm safety eyes (Not absolutely necessary, but that is what is used for this snowman! You can also embroider the buttons on)



 

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Head/Body:

(Begin in white)

Rnd 1: 6 Single crochet in Magic Ring (6)

Rnd 2: [Inc] x 6 (12)

Rnd 3: [Sc, Inc] around (18)

Rnd 4: [Sc 2, Inc] around (24)

Rnd 5: [Sc 3, Inc] around (30)

Rnd 6: [Sc 4, Inc] around (36)

Rnd 7: [Sc 5, Inc] around (42)

Rnd 8-14: Sc around (42) *Place eyes in row 11, 8 stitches apart*

(This is where the eyes are in the picture above; They can always be placed where you feel they will look best!)

Rnd 15: [Sc 5, Dec] around (36)

Rnd 16: [Sc 4, Dec] around (30)

Rnd 17: [Sc 3, Dec] around (24)

Rnd 18: [Inc] around in Front Loop only (48)

Rnd 19-26: Sc around (48)

Rnd 27: [Sc 6, Dec] around (42)

Rnd 28: [Sc 5, Dec] around (36)

*Begin stuffing head firmly*

*You can stuff the body now or wait till the end. Don’t stuff the body as firmly as the head. Let the body be a little squishy so it can sit!**

Rnd 29: [Sc 4, Dec] around (30)

Rnd 30: [Sc 3, Dec] around (24)

Rnd 31: [Sc 2, Dec] around (18)

Rnd 32: [Sc, Dec] around (12)

Finish off and leave tail to close hole

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Carrot Nose

(Begin in orange)

Rnd 1: Sc 3 into magic Ring (3)

Rnd 2: [Inc] around (6)

Rnd 3: Sc around (6)

Finish off and leave tail for sewing


 

Arms (Make 2)

(Begin in  Brown)

Rnd 1: Sc 6 into magic Ring (6)

Rnd 2-7: Sc around (6)

Finish off and leave long enough tail to attach

 

Smaller part of arms (Make 2)

(Begin in brown)

Rnd 1: Sc 6 into magic Ring (6)

Rnd 2-3: Sc around (6)

Finish off and leave long enough tail to attach

Sew on the little arms to the bigger arms once completed!



 

Earmuffs (Make 2)

Begin in Red

Rnd 1: Sc 6 into magic Ring (6)

Rnd 2: [Inc] around (12)

Rnd 3: [Sc, Inc] around (18)

Rnd 4: Switch to black, Sc around (18)

Rnd 5: Switch to white, Sc around (18)

Finish off and leave tail for sewing

 

Earmuff band

(Begin in Red)

**Before beginning, I advise you to keep the tail that is left at the beginning, it’ll make it easier for you to sew onto the other side!*

Rnd 1: Sc 6 into magic Ring (6)

Rnd 2-18: Sc around (6)

Finish off and leave tail for sewing

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Assembly of the Earmuffs: Attach both the muff parts of this piece to each side of the head. After they are sewn on, attach the band to both sides!



 

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Scarf (Begin in Red)

Chain 65

Rnd 1: Sc into second chain from hook, sc across (64)

Rnd 2: Switch to black, Ch 1 turn. Sc into first stitch, sc across (64)

Rnd 3: Switch to white, Ch 1, turn. Sc into first stitch and sc across

Finish off


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