June 4, 2011

Toy Rocket Ship


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Finished Size: approx. 3.5 inches / 9 cm

Materials:
Lion Brand Jiffy; True Red (A), Aqua (B), White (C)
size I (5.5mm) or J (6mm) crochet hook (or whichever hook size results in a stitch tight enough to keep stuffing from showing through)
stuffing
yarn needle

Instructions:

ROCKET BODY
Using A, start with a magic ring. Ch 1, sc 4 in ring.
(2 sc in next st, sc in next st)twice. (6)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next st)three times. (9)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts)around. (12)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts)around. (16)
Switch to B.
Sc in ea st around.
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 3 sts)around. (20)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 3 sts)around. (25)
Sc in ea st around for 6 rounds.
(Dec, sc in next 3 sts)around. (20)
Sc in ea st around.
Switch to A.
(Dec, sc in next 3 sts)around. (16)
(Dec, sc in next 2 sts)around. (12)
Add stuffing. Continue stuffing through remaining rounds.
Dec around. (6)
Dec around. (3)
Fasten off. Thread yarn through remaining sts and pull tight.

ENGINE NOZZLE
Make 4.
Using A, start with a magic ring. Ch 1, sc 5 in ring.
2 sc in ea st around. (10)
Sc in BLO of ea st around.
Dec, sc in next 6 sts, dec. (8)
Dec, sc in next 4 sts, dec. (6)
Add stuffing.
Dec around. (3)
Fasten off. Thread yarn through remaining sts and pull tight.

WINDOWS
Make 2.
Using C, ch 2. 6 sc in second ch from hook. Sl st in next st.
Fasten off, leaving a length of yarn for sewing.

ASSEMBLY
Sew engine nozzles to the base of the rocket.
Sew windows to sides of rocket.


7 comments:

  1. Hi!

    Thank you for sharing! It is super cute!

    Susan
    http://TheSilverHook.ca

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  2. Hello!

    Thank you for commenting! I'm so glad you like the pattern! :)

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  3. Too funny... my husband found this and has already yanked my chain.

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  4. Thank you very much for sharing!
    I made it and post it on my website!

    https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=428343373919778&set=a.326161224137994.77617.310161399071310&type=1&theater

    Judit

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  5. Thank you so much!. I was wondering if you allow me to translate to spanish the pattern in my blog, giving you all the credits and with the link to your blog, of course.

    This is my blog, in case you want to see the style: www.ElGalloBermejo.blogspot.com

    Thank you again!

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  6. Thank you for this it's adorable! xx

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  7. Love this little rocket ship! I made it to be a part of a baby's mobile. Looks fantastic and easy to follow!

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