Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Baby Amigurumi Happy Pumpkin

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by Lion Brand Design Team

Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Baby Amigurumi Happy Pumpkin

Celebrate autumn and Halloween with an adorable pumpkin amigurumi!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    An exact gauge is not critical for this project. Finished project measures about 4 inch. Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere.
    Special stitch:
    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 – 1 st decreased.
    sc3tog (sc decrease) = insert hook into st and draw up a loop twice. Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop. Yarn over, draw through all 4 loops on hook – 2 st decreased.
    Note: work in continuous rounds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.
  • 2
    Pumpkin:
    With Goldfish, ch 2.
    Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch; place a marker to indicate beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
    Rnd 2: Work 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: *Sc in next st, 3 hdc in each of next 2 sts; rep from * around – 42 sts.
    Rnds 5-13: *Sc in next st, hdc in each of next 6 sts; rep from * around – 42 sts. Following package instructions, attach safety eyes. Begin stuffing, continue stuffing as work progresses.
    Rnd 14: *Sc in next st, (sc3tog) twice; rep from * around – 18 sts.
    Rnd 15: *Sc2tog, sc in next st, rep from * around – 12 sts.
    Rnd 16: *Sc2tog, rep from * around – 6 sts. Fasten off.
  • 3
    Stem:
    With Chocolate Cake, ch 2.
    Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch; place a marker to indicate beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
    Rnd 2: 2 sc in each st around – 12 sts.
    Rnd 3: Working through back loops only, sc in each st around.
    Rnd 4: Sc in each st around. Fasten off.
  • 4
    Leaf:
    With Sweet Pea, ch 4.
    Work 2 dc in 2nd ch from hook, hdc in next ch, 3 sc in last ch; working along opposite side of ch, hdc in next ch, 2 dc last ch. Fasten off.
  • 5
    Finishing:
    Lightly stuff Stem and sew to top of Pumpkin. Sew Leaf to side of Stem. Weave in ends.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Baby Yarn Goldfish 100368176
  • Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Baby Yarn Sweet Pea 100367366
  • Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Baby Yarn Chocolate Cake 104608376
  • Lion Brand Crochet Hook Size G-6/4.00 mm 104239367
  • Lion Brand Blunt End Needles Large Eye 6 pc. 104755288
  • Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers 24 pc. 104239331
  • Fairfield Processing Poly-fil Fiber 32 oz. 104238553
  • Safety Eyes (2)
  • Scraps of Brown Yarn
  • Scraps of Red Yarn
Download Project Template