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CROCHET 2 STS TOG: Work 2 dc tog into 1 sc as follows: Insert hook in first dc and pull yarn through, insert hook in next dc and pull yarn through, make 1 YO and pull yarn through all 3 sts on hook.
CROCHET INFO: Finish every round with 1 sl st in first st on round.
MUSHROOM: Work on hook size 3 mm / C from bottom up, and from top down, and then work the pieces tog in the middle.
BASE: Ch 4 with light beige and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: ch 3, work 12 dc in ch-ring – READ CROCHET INFO.
ROUND 2: 1 ch, * work 1 sc in first dc, work the next 2 dc tog into 1 sc – see explanation above *, repeat from * - * = 8 sc.
ROUND 3: ch 1 and work 8 sc.
ROUND 4: ch 1 and work 8 sc.
ROUND 5: ch 1 and work 8 sc.
Switch to camel.
ROUND 6: ch 3 and work 2 dc in every sc =16 dc.
ROUND 7: ch 3 and work 2 dc in every dc =32 dc.
Cut the yarn and put piece aside.
Ch 4 with red and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch – leave 30 cm / 12'' yarn to crochet a strap with afterwards.
ROUND 1: ch 1 and work 6 sc in ch-ring – READ CROCHET INFO.
ROUND 2: ch 1, work 2 sc in every sc = 12 sc.
ROUND 3: ch 1, * work 1 sc, in next sc work 2 sc *, repeat from * - * = 18 sc.
ROUND 4: ch 1, * work 1 sc in each of the next 2 sc and in next sc work 2 sc *, repeat from *-* = 24 sc.
ROUND 5: 1 ch, and work 24 sc.
ROUND 6: ch 1, * work 1 sc in each of the next 2 sc and in next sc work 2 sc *, repeat from *-* = 32 sc.
Embroider on light beige dots at the red top with small duplicate sts.
Ch 16 with the 30 cm / 12'' yarn tail from the top and fasten tog into a strap at the top.
Fasten all yarn tails.
There are now 32 sc at the bottom and 32 sc around the top - fill the top and bottom with some poly stuffing.
Now place the bottom against the top and work an edge through both layers st by st with red as follows: ch 1, * 1 sc through both layers, ch 2 *, repeat from *-* the entire round. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round.
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