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 around12 sts. Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around18 sts. Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around24 sts. Rnds 58: Sc in each st around. Rnd 9: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around18 sts. Rnd 10: *Sc2tog, sc in next st; rep from * around12 sts. Start stuffing firmly. Continue stuffing as you go. Rnd 11: (Sc2tog) 6 times6 sts. Rnd 12: 2 sc in each st around12 sts. Rnd 13: Rep Rnd 3. Rnds 1417: Sc in each st around. Rnd 18: Rep Rnd 10. Rnd 19: Rep Rnd 116 sts. Rnd 20: Rep Rnd 1212 sts. Rnds 2123: Sc in each st around. Rnd 24: *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around9 sts. Rnd 25: Rep Rnd 186 sts. Rnd 26: (Sc2tog) 3 times3 sts. Fasten off.
3Cap: With Black, ch 2. Rnds 1 and 2: Work Rnds 1 and 2 of Head12 sts. Rnds 3 and 4: Sc in each st around. Fasten off.
4Mortar Board: With Black, ch 7. Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across6 sts. Rows 27: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across. Fasten off.
5Finishing: 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.