|Campfire The Mini Marshmallow by The Perfect Knot|
Meet Campfire! He’s a sweet little Marshmallow who just wants to play!
Make one for your little one or make a whole bunch & have a Marshmallow fight with your friends & family!
He’s just too cute not to play with & smile at!
Campfire The Mini Marshmallow Amigurumi
This is an intermediate level pattern written in US Crochet terms.
Size 3.75mm Crochet hook
White Worsted Weight Yarn
6mm Black Safety Eyes
Small amount of black cotton crochet thread size 10
Bright Pink Fabric Dye or Pigment or Pure Pigment Blush
Q-Tip or other Applicator
Polyfil Fiber Stuffing
Ch – Chain
Mgc Rng – Magic Ring
SC – Single Crochet
SC2Tog – Single Crochet Decrease
Sl St – Slip Stitch
St – Stitch
Sts - Stitches
* – Repeat instructions from *
Gauge & Finished measurements: 4 Stitches or 5 rounds in 1 inch. Finished measurement is about 2” tall.
NOTE: Please note that the pattern is worked in a spiral & not joined. Use a Stitch Marker to mark the last St in the round & continue on to the next round of instructions.
CAMPFIRE THE MINI MARSHMALLOW
Round 1: Begin with a Mgc Rng & 6 SC into the ring, pull yarn tail closed & continue on to the next round’s instructions (6 SC)
Round 2: 2 SC in each St around (12 SC)
Round 3: *2 SC in next St, 1 SC in next St, Repeat from * around (18 SC)
Round 4: *2 SC in next St, 1 SC in next 2 Sts, Repeat from * around (24 SC), Sl St into next St
Round 5: Working in the Back Loops Only of each St, 1 SC into each St around (24 SC)
Rounds 6-14: Working in Both Loops of each St, 1 SC into each St around (24 SC) At the end of Round 14 Sl St into the next St & pull up a long loop & remove hook
MOUTH & EYES
With black thread Embroider Mouth Detail using a running stitch in a bow shape centered over Rounds 8 & 9. Weave in ends at back of piece to secure.
Attach Safety Eyes in Round 11 starting spaced 2 Sts over from the end of the mouth, Sk 4 Sts & attach 2nd Eye in same Round. Reattach hook & continue on to Round 15
Round 15: Working in the Back Loops Only of each St, *1 SC into the next 2 Sts, SC2Tog, Repeat from * around (18 SC) Stuff your piece here. (Be careful not to over stuff your piece as you want it to maintain the cylindrical shape.)
Round 16: Working in Both Loops of each St, *1 SC into the next St, SC2Tog, Repeat from * around (12 SC)
Round 17: *SC2Tog, Repeat around, (6 SC), Sl St into the next St, Ch 1 & Fasten off leaving a longer tail for sewing, Stitch top closed & weave in your yarn tail to secure & cut excess yarn.
Apply Cheek pigment of choice to cheek area under eye & to the sides of mouth on both sides. Let dry completely before allowing children to play with toy.
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