Sunday, July 01, 2007

Lizard pattern

Hmmm k, Adam requested that I make a lizard for him, and as I couldnt find any decent lizard patterns on the net I decided to make up my own, hes called Bert.
It did begin by looking like a big black sperm but after that it was ok lol
The Pattern
Feel free to use this pattern for personal use and charities but not to make money :P
Random WW yarn
3.75-4mm hook (cant remember lol)
Needle
Buttons
Stuffing
BODY
ch 2
Row 1: 5sc into second chain from hook
Row 2-6: 1 sc in each sc
Row 7: *2sc in first sc, 1 sc in next sc* repeat from * around (8sc)
Row 8: 1 sc in each stitch
Row 9: *2sc in first sc, 1 sc in next sc* repeat from * around (12)
Row 10: 1 sc in each stitch
Row 11: *2sc in first sc, 1 sc in next sc* repeat from * around (18)
Row 12-19: 1 sc in each stitch
Row 20: *sc dec in first stitch, 1 sc in next stitch* repeat from * around (12)
Row 21: 1 sc in each stitch
STUFF
Row 22: *sc dec in first stitch, 1 sc in next stitch* repeat from * around (8)
Row 23: *2 sc in first stitch, 1 sc in next stitch* repeat from * around (12)
Row 24: *2 sc in first stitch, 1 sc in next stitch* repeat from * around (18)
Row 25: 1 sc in each stitch
Row 26: *sc dec in first stitch, 1 sc in next stitch* repeat from * around (12)
Row 27: 1 sc in each stitch
STUFF some more
Row 28: *sc dec in first stitch, 1 sc in next stitch* repeat from * around (8)
Row 29: sc dec 4 times (4)
FO leave long tail and carefully sew end shut.
LEGS make 4
ch 2
Row 1: 5 sc into 2nd ch from hook
Row 2-6: 1 sc in each stitch
FO leave long tail to sew to body
STUFF
Sew legs to body and decorate by adding buttons for eyes and sewing a pattern onto the back (or you could just crochet with different colours to start with)


2 comments:

Lori said...

Your lizard is very cute, I will have to put him on my list of things to make.

Tina said...

He's cute. Our two youngest sons caught a couple lizards yesterday and have been super bummed cuz we said they couldn't keep them. Maybe this will help ease the pain. ;) Thanks for the cute pattern.