257. Pink Pink Pig Toy

Crochet, project 257. Completed 7/5/2010

Oink!

PATTERN
Adapted from instructions in Lion Brand free crochet pattern #70589AD, “Amigurumi Pig”

MADE FOR
A toddler who is obsessed with the 3 Little Pigs

SIZE
About the size of an orange

GAUGE: Not important

MATERIALS
Yarn:

 

  • MC: 0.65 oz, 40.8 yds light pink yarn:
    1 ball Jeannee (51% Cotton, 49% acrylic), 50g / 1.75 oz, 110 yds per ball; Color 4: Pink.
  • CC: 0.1 oz, 4.8 yds dark pink yarn:
    1 ball Lily Sugar’n Cream (100% Cotton), 71 g/2.5 oz, 120 yd / 109 m Color: 01740, Hot Pink.
  • Small amount of black worsted weight yarn for embroidering eyes
  • Fiberfill stuffing; large-eye blunt needle; scissors

Crochet Hook – US Size G-6 (4 mm)

NOTES
Omitted the legs.
Follow instructions as given for body of pig, working in a spiral.
At end of round 21, make and sew on the ears, nose, and tail. Embroider on the eyes. Weave in all ends from sewing. Stuff the pig.
Work rounds 22 to 23 as written.
Fasten off, leaving a 6-inch tail. Weave in all ends.

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