Thursday, 24 May 2012

Mad Little Monkey

Mad Little Monkey

Here is the pattern for my monkey





I used;

3.5 (US size E)
Rico Creative Cotton Aran 
Nougat 56  (MC main colour)
Clay 51  Secondary Colour
Black 90  Secondary Colour
Needle 
Polyester Stuffing
2 Safety Eyes 10mm

Dc = Double Crochet (US single crochet)
Inc = Increase
Dec = Decrease
Sl St = Slip stitch
Ch = Chain

All stitches used are DC
Head and body

Using Nougat 56
1 : Dc 6 into ring (magic Ring)
2 : (Inc) repeat total 12 stitches
3 : (Dc Inc) repeat total 18 stitches
4 : (Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 24 stitches
5 : (Dc Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 30 stitches
6 : (Dc Dc Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 36 stitches
7 : (Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 42 stitches
8 : (Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 48 stitches
9 : (Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 54 stitches
10 : Dc total 54 stitches
11 : (Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Dec) repeat total 48 stitches
12 : (Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Dec) repeat total 42 stitches
13 : (Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Dec) repeat total 36 stitches
14 : (Dc Dc Dc Dc Dec) repeat total 30 stitches
15 : (Dc Dc Dc Dec) repeat total 24 stitches
16 : (Dc Dc Dec) repeat total 18 stitches
17 : (Dc Dec) repeat total 12 stitches
18 : (Dc Inc) repeat total 18 stitches
19 : (Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 24 stitches
20 : (Dc Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 30 Stitches
21 : (Dc Dc Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 36 Stitches
22 : (Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 42 Stitches
23-30 : Dc total 42 Stitches 
Tie off you should have something looking like this



Top of the head 

Using Nougat 56
1 : Dc 6 into ring (magic Ring)
2 : (Inc) repeat total 12 stitches
3 : (Dc Inc) repeat total 18 stitches
4 : (Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 24 stitches
5 : (Dc Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 30 Stitches
6 : (Dc Dc Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 36 Stitches
7 : (Dc Dc Dc Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 42 Stitches



Should look like this;



Eyebrow

Using Nougat 56
1 : Ch 16
2 : Dc 15 into chain starting from 2nd chain from hook
Should look like this;





Ears (make 2)

Using Nougat 56
1 : Dc 6 into ring (magic Ring)
2 : (Inc) repeat total 12 stitches
3 : (Dc Inc) repeat total 18 stitches
4 : (Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 24 stitches
5 : Dc total 24 stitches
6 : (Dc Dc Dec) repeat total 18 stitches
7 : Dc total 18 stitches
8 : (Dc Dec) total 12 stitches
Should look like this 




Mouth

Using Clay 51
1 : Dc 6 into ring (magic Ring)
2 : (Inc) repeat total 12 stitches
3 : (Dc Inc) repeat total 18 stitches
4 : (Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 24 stitches
5 : (Dc Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 30 Stitches
6 : Dc 15 then Ch 15 total 30 stitches
7 : Dc 30 total stitches (Dc into chain on way round)
8 : (Dc Dc Dc Dec) repeat total 24 stitches
9 : (Dc Dc Dec) repeat total 18 stitches
10 : (Dc Dec) repeat total 12 stitches
11 : (Dec) until hole is closed
Should look like this;





Inside of the mouth

Using Black 90
1 : Dc 6 into ring (magic Ring)
2 : (Inc) repeat total 12 stitches
3 : (Dc Inc) repeat total 18 stitches
4 : (Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 24 stitches
5 : (Dc Dc Dc Inc) repeat total 30 Stitches
should look like this;



Stitch into the inside of the mouth piece




Hands and Feet  (Make 4)

Using Nougat 56
1 : Dc 6 into ring (magic ring)
2 : (Inc) repeat total 12 stitches
3 : (Dc Inc) repeat total 18 stitches
4 : Dc total 18 stitches
5 : (Dc Dec) repeat total 12 stitches
6 : Dc total 12 stitches
7 : Turn Ch 4 Dc into 2nd Ch from hook Dc 2 (1 Finger) Sl St into palm of hand
8 : Ch 5 Dc into 2nd Ch from hook Dc 3 (2 Fingers) Sl St into palm of hand 
9 : Ch 4 Dc into 2nd Ch from hook Dc 2 (3 Fingers) Sl St into palm
10 : Sl St to where you want the thumb to be then Ch 4 Dc into 2nd Ch from hook Dc 2 Sl St into palm 
Tie off they should look like these 





Arms (make 2)

Using Nougat 56
1 : Dc 10 into ring (magic ring)
2 - 12 : Dc total 10 stitches 
Should look like this;




Legs (make2)

Using Nougat 56
1 : Dc 10 into ring (magic ring)
2 - 6 : Dc total 10 stitches 
Should look like this;





Stitch him together for MAD MONKEY TIME

1 comment:

terry gebel said...

Isn't he the cutest little guy ever!! :)