Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Genie the Ghost

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by Lion Brand Design Team

Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Genie the Ghost

Making a friendly ghost is an adorable way to celebrate Halloween!

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.
    Note: work in continuous rounds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.
  • 2
    Head and Body:
    With White, ch 2.
    Rnd 1: Work 3 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
    Rnd 2: Sc in each st around.
    Rnd 3: Work 2 sc in each st around – 6 sts.
    Rnd 4: Sc in each st around.
    Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, rep from * around 3 times, sc in each of last 3 sts-–9 sts.
    Rnd 6: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * around 3 times, sc in each of last 3 sts –12 sts.
    Rnd 7: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around 3 times, sc in each of last 3 sts – 15 sts.
    Rnd 8: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around 3 times, sc in each of last 3 sts – 18 sts.
    Rnd 9: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around 3 times, sc in each of last 3 sts – 21 sts.
    Rnd 10: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 5 sts, rep from * around 3 times, sc in each of last 3 sts – 24 sts.
    Rnds 11-12: Sc in each st around. Following package instructions, attach safety eyes.
    Rnd 13: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around – 18 sts.
    Rnd 14: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around– 24 sts.
    Rnd 15: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around– 30 sts.
    Rnds 16 -19: Sc in each st around.
    Rnd 20: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around – 24 sts. Begin stuffing, add additional stuffing as work progresses.
    Rnd 21: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around – 18 sts.
    Rnd 22: *Sc2tog, sc in next st, rep from * around – 12 sts.
    Rnd 23: *Sc2tog, rep from * around – 6 sts. Fasten off.
  • 3
    Arms (make 2):
    With White, ch 2.
    Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
    Rnds 2-5: Sc in each st around. Fasten off.
  • 4
    Finishing:
    With Black yarn, embroider a straight st smile. Lightly stuff Arms and sew to sides of Body. Weave in ends.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Yarn White 104213502
  • 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 Black Yarn
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