Hello my fellow crafters! Hope you've had a good jump into the week!
In a Summer that has brought us already many hot days, there's nothing better than a delicious and cool treat to beat the heat, don't you agree?
For this Tuesday free pattern I designed a super cute ice cream that could make a fun toy or an adorable decor for birthday parties and baby showers!
So, are you ready to crochet along? Choose your favorite yarn and colors and let's have some fun!
For this project I used Domigurumi Cotton, gifted me by the sweet Domitilla (owner of Domigurumi).
This extremely easy to work with yarn is made of cotton fibers crafted to make it specially soft to touch. Thanks to this cotton, the stitches result nice and neat and well defined.
Make sure to check out her website and her Instagram account (@domi.gurumi) and discover all the yarn options!
***You can purchase a downloadable AD-FREE PDF of the pattern (with many step-by-step pictures, along with charts and schematics) on Etsy HERE.
Here's the FREE pattern!
YARN: Light (3) - in brown, pink, aqua, white and beige
MATERIALS: 2.25 mm crochet hook; poly filling; yarn needle
DIMENSION: 4.5” x 2.5” (12 x 6 cm)
ABBREVIATIONS: magic ring (mr), stitch (st), slip stitch (sl st), single crochet (sc),
back loop only (BLO), front loop only (FLO), fasten off (F/O)
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner
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ICE CREAM (brown/pink/aqua and white)
Rnd 1: starting off with brown/pink/aqua yarn, 7 ch, 2 sc into the 2nd ch from the hook, 4 sc, 4 sc into the last ch, keep working on the other side of the foundation chain, 4 sc, 1 sc inc into the last st (16)
Rnd 2: (1 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (24)
Rnd 3: (1 sc inc, 2 sc) rep around (32)
Rnd 4: sc even (32)
Rnd 5: (1 sc inc, 3 sc) rep around (40)
Rnds 6 - 7: sc even (40)
Rnd 8: (4 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (48)
Rnds 9 - 22: sc even (48) DO NOT F/O THE YARN.
Rnd 23: join white yarn into the back loop of the 1st st of the previous rnd; working in BLO, sc even (48)
Rnds 24 - 26: working in both loops now, sc even (48)
Start stuffing the ice cream.
Go back to your main color yarn; work an additional round of 48 sc in the FLO of rnd #22. F/O, cut the yarn and wave in end.
Let’s create now the bottom side of the ice cream.
Rnd 27: working in BLO, (4 sc, 1 sc dec) rep around (40)
Rnd 28: work in both loops now, (3 sc, 1 sc dec) rep around (32)
Rnd 29: (2 sc, 1 sc dec) rep around (24)
Finish stuffing the ice cream.
Rnd 30: 2 sc dec, 4 sc, 4 sc dec, 4 sc, 2 sc dec (16); F/O and leave along strand of yarn.
Rnd 1: 6 sc in a mr (6)
Rnd 2: sc inc around (12)
Rnd 3: (2 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (16)
Rnd 4: (3 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (20)
Rnds 5 - 7: sc even (20)
Rnd 8: (3 sc, 1 sc dec) rep around (16)
Rnd 9: sc even (16)
Rnd 10: (2 sc, 1 sc dec) rep around (12)
Rnds 11 - 12: sc even (12); F/O and leave a long strand of yarn
Flatten the stick (do not stuff it) and secure it in place with pins.
Sew the stick opening to the ice cream bottom side.
Embroider the light reflection on one side of the ice cream with white yarn (between rnds #4-10).
This pattern is an original pattern by Elisa Sartori of Elisa's Crochet. Please do not claim this pattern as your own. If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern but please do not reprint it on your site. You may keep a copy for your own personal use but please DO NOT sell the pattern or distribute it.
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