Happy Tuesday my friend! I hope you've had a good jump into the new week!
Am I the only one looking forward to Summer? I'm already dreaming of sunset beach walks, road trips, ice cream and evening by the fire pit.
...and since we started talking about Summer, let's get ready for the next season with a series of nautical crochet projects!
Today I'll be sharing the first of three cute designs that will immediately make you dream about summertime!
Let's make a soft and squishy Lighthouse amigurumi that can work as play toy for your kids or as a cute baby nursery decor!
You can purchase the PDF pattern here on my Etsy page - you will find many explanatory step-by-step pictures and tips to guide you through the making process.
Here's the FREE pattern!
YARN medium yarn (4) in gray, yellow, white, red
MATERIALS 4.25 mm crochet hook
DIMENSIONS 10” x 4” (25.5 x 10 cm)
ABBREVIATIONS magic ring (mr)
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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Lighthouse (gray, yellow, white and red yarn)
Work in round: close each round with a sl st and ch 1.
Rnd 1: starting off with gray yarn, 8 sc in a mr (8)
Rnd 2: sc inc around (16)
Rnd 3: (1 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (24)
Rnd 4: (2 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (32)
Rnds 5 - 7: sc even (32)
Rnd 8: working in FLO, (1 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (48)
Rnd 9: working in BLO of rnd #7, switch to yellow yarn and sc even (32)
Rnds 10 - 14: sc even (32)
Rnd 15: (2 sc, 1 sc dec) rep around (24)
Rnd 16: working in FLO, switch to gray yarn sc inc around (48)
Rnd 17: working in BLO of rnd #15, switch to white yarn and sc even (24)
Rnd 18: (5 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (28)
Rnds 19 - 21: sc even (28)
Rnd 22: switch to red yarn, (6 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (32)
Rnds 23 - 25: sc even (32)
Rnd 26: switch to white yarn, (7 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (36)
Rnds 27 - 29: sc even (36); start stuffing the lighthouse
Rnd 30: switch to red yarn, (8 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (40)
Rnds 31 - 33: sc even (40)
Rnd 34: switch to white yarn, (9 sc, 1 sc inc) rep around (44)
Rnds 35 - 37: sc even (44)
Rnd 38: switch to red yarn, (21 sc, 1 sc inc) rep twice (46)
Rnds 39 - 41: sc even (46)
Rnd 42: switch to white yarn, sc even (46)
Rnds 43 - 45: sc even (46)
Rnd 46: switch to gray yarn, (22 sc, 1 sc inc) rep twice (48)
Rnd 47: working in BLO, (4 sc, 1 sc dec) rep around (40)
Rnd 48: (3 sc, 1 sc dec) rep around (32)
Rnd 49: (2 sc, 1 sc dec) rep around (24)
Rnd 50: (1 sc, 1 sc dec) rep around (16); finish stuffing
Rnd 51: sc dec around (8)
F/O, close the hole and wave in end.
Embroider the grid on the yellow section with gray yarn.
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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