Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Amigurumi Graduation BookwormBack to category
Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Amigurumi Graduation Bookworm
Your graduate will love this as a gift.
- Time:1 hour
1An exact gauge is not necessary for this project. Finished book worm measures approximately 4-1/2 inch long. Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere. Special Abbreviation: sc2tog (sc decrease) Insert hook into st and draw up a loop. Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop. Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook. Note: Work in continuous rnds; do not join rnds or turn unless otherwise instructed.
2Head and Body:
With Lime, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch. Place marker for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: 2 sc in each st around -- 12 sts.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around -- 18 sts.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around -- 24 sts.
Rnds 5 - 8: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 9: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around ---- 18 sts.
Rnd 10:*Sc2tog, sc in next st; rep from * around -- 12 sts. Start stuffing firmly. Continue stuffing as you go.
Rnd 11: (Sc2tog) 6 times -- 6 sts.
Rnd 12: 2 sc in each st around 12 sts.
Rnd 13: Rep Rnd 3.
Rnds 14 - 17: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 18: Rep Rnd 10.
Rnd 19: Rep Rnd 11--6 sts.
Rnd 20: Rep Rnd 12 -- 12 sts.
Rnds 21 - 23: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 24: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around -- 9 sts.
Rnd 25: Rep Rnd 18 -- 6 sts.
Rnd 26: (Sc2tog) 3 times 3 sts.
With Black, ch 2.
Rnds 1 and 2: Work Rnds 1 and 2 of Head -- 12 sts.
Rnds 3 and 4: Sc in each st around.
With Black, ch 7.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across -- 6 sts.
Rows 2 - 7: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.
Sew beads to head for eyes. With Brown yarn, embroider outline st eyeglasses around beads. With Red yarn, embroider straight st smile. Sew Mortar Board to Cap then sew Cap to Head. Sew a strand of Yellow yarn to center top of Mortarboard for tassel, fray end of strand. Weave in ends.