Add a whimsical creative touch to your holiday tree with our clever crocheted penguin. He is bundled up for the winter weather with fringed scarf and tasseled hat.
RED HEART® Soft™: 1 ball each 4614 Black A, 4601 Off White B, 9114 Honey C, 5142 Cherry Red D. Crochet hook: 3.75mm [US F-5]. Stitch marker, yarn needle, (2) black ½” buttons, black thread, sewing needle, stuffing.
Measurement: 5” tall
GAUGE: 22 sc = 4”; 24 rows = 4”. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.
Perfect as a holiday gift or really anytime of the year, this huggable friend will please little girls when crocheted in pink, but any of the many Super Saver colors could be used.
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RED HEART® Super Saver®: 1 skein each of 319 Cherry Red A, 706 Perfect Pink B, 316 Soft White C, 321 Gold D, 661 Frosty Green E.
Crochet Hooks: 4.25 mm [US G-6] and 5.5 mm [US I-9] (for scarf and hat only). Yarn needle, stuffing, stitch marker, one pair 9-12 mm safety eyes, 3 x 4” piece of heavy cardboard (for making hat tassels), pins.
Penguin measures 14” tall, not including hat.
GAUGE: 18 sts = 4”; 20 rows = 4” in single crochet with smaller hook. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.