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Crochet DROPS Halloween pumpkin in 2 strands "Alpaca".

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DROPS Extra 0-782

DROPS design: Pattern no Z-595
Yarn group A
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Measurements: approx. diameter 5 cm / 2''.

Materials: DROPS ALPACA from Garnstudio
50 g color no 2915, orange
50 g color no 8903, black
50 g color no 7238, dark olive

Some poly stuffing for filling.

1 ball orange = approx. 8 pumpkins.

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 3.5 mm/E/4

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CROCHET INFO:
Replace first sc at beg of every round with 1 ch. Finish every round with 1 sl st in first ch.

CROCHET 2 SC TOG:
Insert hook in first sc, get yarn and pull through, insert hook in next sc, get yarn and pull through, make 1 YO and pull yarn through all 3 loops on hook.
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PUMPKIN
Work the entire pumpkin in 2 strands - work with the yarn from both the inside and outside of the ball.

With hook size 3.5 mm/E/4 and orange ch 4 and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
READ CROCHET INFO!
ROUND 1: Work 6 sc in ch-ring.
ROUND 2: Work 2 sc in every sc = 12 sc. ROUND 3: Work * 1 sc in first sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* = 18 sc.
ROUND 4: Work * 1 sc in each of the first 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* = 24 sc.
ROUND 5: Work * 1 sc in each of the first 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* = 30 sc.
ROUND 6: Work * 1 sc in each of the first 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* = 36 sc.
ROUND 7 to 10: Work 1 sc in every sc.
ROUND 11: * Work 2 sc tog – see explanation above, 1 sc in each of the next 4 sc *, repeat from *-*
= 30 sc.
ROUND 12: * Work 2 sc tog, 1 sc in each of the next 3 sc *, repeat from *-* = 24 sc.
ROUND 13: * Work 2 sc tog, 1 sc in each of the next 2 sc *, repeat from *-* = 18 sc.
Fill the pumpkin with some poly stuffing.
ROUND 14: * Work 2 sc tog, 1 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* = 12 sc.
ROUND 15: Crochet all sc tog 2 and 2 the entire round = 6 sc.
Cut the yarn, thread through the 6 sc and tighten tog.

STRAP
With hook size 3.5 mm/E/4 and 2 strands dark olive crochet a ch-row of approx. 12 cm / 4¾'', fold it double and fasten at the top of pumpkin for strap.

LEAF
With hook size 3.5 mm/E/4 and 2 strands dark olive ch 4 ch and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: Work 6 sc in ch-ring.
ROUND 2: * ch 4, 2 dc in first ch, 1 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* a total of 6 times.

ASSEMBLY
Pull the strap through the middle of leaf so that it lies on top of the pumpkin.

Embroider on face with black – see picture for ideas for face.
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