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Sweet Fairy Free Crochet Pattern

Updated: Jan 6


Two reasons why I love Tuesdays...the Monday blue is already over and it's FREE CROCHET PATTERN time!


This week I want to share an easy project to crochet a super adorable little Fairy.

Either you're looking for a sweet baby shower gift for a baby girl or you are already working on some handmade Christmas presents, this pattern is just perfect for you!


Choose you favorite yarn in your favorite colors and I'll promise you'll have fun!


My Sweet Fairy is a cute stuffed doll that measure approximately 10".


***You can purchase an AD-FREE PDF of this pattern with step-by-step pictures on Etsy HERE.



Here's the FREE pattern! Enjoy!


SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

YARN: - Medium Weight Cotton Yarn (Lace 4) in Pink, Gray, Light Brown and White

- Cotton Thread (Lace 10) in Black and Red

OTHER MATERIALS: Polyester Fiber Filling; Yarn Needle

HOOK SIZES: E/3.25 mm; 3.50 mm

STITCHES USED and ABBREVIATIONS: magic ring (mr), chain (ch), slip stitch (sl st), single crochet (sc), double crochet (dc), back loop only (BLO), front loop only (FLO), reverse single crochet (reverse sc), decrease (dec), increase (inc), fasten off (F/O).


INSTRUCTIONS: work in rounds (join with a sl st and ch1 at the end of each round) otherwise instructed.


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LEGS AND BODY (pink, white and gray yarn; 3.25 hook)

Make two:

1) start off with pink yarn, 6 sc in a mr (6)

2-17) sc even (6); F/O, hide the yarn and stuff the leg

Do no cut the yarn once you have completed the 2nd leg, CH 4 INSTEAD

Merge the two legs together:

18) switch to white yarn, join the yarn with a sl st to the 1st leg, ch1 and sc in the same st, crochet around 5 sc, 1 sc in each st between the two legs, keep working on the 2nd leg, 6 sc, 1 sc in each st between the two legs (20)

19-20) sc even (20); keep stuffing as you go

21) switch to gray yarn, working in BLO, sc even (20)

22-24) sc even (20)

25) *3 sc, 1 sc dec*, repeat ** around (16)

26-28) sc even (16)

29) *2 sc, 1 sc dec*, repeat ** around (12)

30) switch to pink yarn, *2 sc, 1 sc dec*, repeat ** around (9); finish stuffing

31-32) sc even (9); F/O and hide the yarn.


SKIRT (white yarn; 3.25 hook)

1) holding the doll upside down, join the white yarn

in anyone front loop sts of round #20, dc even (20)

2) *1 dc, 1 dc inc*, repeat ** around (30)

3) *2 dc, 1 dc inc*, repeat ** around (40)

4) reverse sc even (40); F/O and hide the yarn.


HEAD (pink yarn; 3.25 hook)

1) 8 sc in a mr (8)

2) sc inc around (16)

3) *1 sc, 1 sc inc*, repeat ** around (24)

4) *2 sc, 1 sc inc*, repeat ** around (32)

5-10) sc even (32); keep stuffing as you go

11) *3 sc, 1 sc inc*, repeat ** around (40)

12) *3 sc, 1 sc dec*, repeat ** around (32)

13) *2 sc, 1 sc dec*, repeat ** around (24)

14) *2 sc, 1 sc dec*, repeat ** around (18)

15) *1 sc, 1 sc dec*, repeat ** around (12)

16) *2 sc, 1 sc dec*, repeat ** around (9); finish stuffing the head

17) sc dec around, 1 sc (5); F/O and close the hole


Embroider the EYES with black cotton thread.

Embroider the MOUTH with red cotton thread.

Embroider the NOSE with pink yarn.


HAIR (light brown yarn; 3.5 mm hook)

1) 8 sc in a mr (8)

2) sc inc around (16)

3) *1 sc, 1 sc inc*, repeat ** around (24)

4) *2 sc, 1 sc inc*, repeat ** around (32)

5-13) sc even (32); F/O and leave a long tail of yarn to secure the hair to the head.


HAIR BUN (light brown yarn; 3.5 mm hook)

1) 6 sc in a mr (6)

2) sc inc around (12)

3) *1 sc, 1 sc inc*, repeat ** around (18)

4-5) sc even (18)

6) *1 sc, 1 sc dec*, repeat ** around (12); F/O and leave a long tail of yarn to sew the bun onto the hair. Stuff the bun firmly before sewing it onto the hair.

Cut some extra strings of light brown yarn to embroider the hair on the side of the forehead.


ARMS (pink yarn; make two; 3.25 mm hook)

1) 5 sc in a mr (5)

2-12) sc even (5); F/O and leave a long tail of yarn.

Stuff the arm lightly before attaching it to the body (between rounds #22-24).


WINGS (white yarn; 3.25 mm hook)

1) 6 sc in a mr (6)

2) *1 sc, 1 sc inc*, repeat ** three times (9)

3) *2 sc, 1 sc inc*, repeat ** around (12)

4) sc even (12)

5) *2 sc, 1 sc dec*, repeat ** around (9)

6-8) sc even (9)

9) *1 sc, 1 sc dec*, repeat ** around (6)

10) sc even (6)

11) flatten it out and crochet through both layers now, 3 sc (3); F/O and leave a long tail of yarn to sew the wing to the back of the body, between rounds #27-29.


I can't wait to see your version of my SWEET FAIRY! Feel free to tag me (@elisascrochet) in your photos on Instagram or Facebook if you'd like!


Elisa

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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