Wednesday, December 04, 2013

Garland Snowman



GARLAND SNOWMAN

You may PRINT the Garland Snowman for your personal use ONLY. Thank you and enjoy!
© 2013 Jocelyn Sass/Cute Crochet 
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Materials: Red Heart Baby Teri, (# 4 medium worsted weight) 3 oz. #9101 White, 
Red Reart Supersaver #4 worsted weight,  1/2 oz. #399 Fiesta Jewel, 1/4 oz. #354 Vibrant Orange for Nose, 1 yard #312 Black for Eyes; 
Paton's Cha Cha (#5 eyelash yarn) 1/4 oz. #2016 Reggae;
G (4mm) hook; 
20 mm Gold Jingle Bells, 7;   20 gauge Annealed Craft Wire, 25"; wire cutters;
2 tree twigs from your garden;
Artist's Size (largest size) Ultra Stiff Plastic Canvas by Darice, 1 sheet; pencil;
sewing and tapestry needles; sewing thread;  Aleene's Designer Tacky Craft Glue 
Size: Snowman measures 18" Long excluding hanger 
Gauge: G hook    4 sc = 1 inch; 4 rows = 1 inch
BODY SIDES (Make 2)
Row 1:  With Baby Teri White, ch 2; sc in 2nd ch from hook and in ea ch across,
ch 1, turn. (14).
Rows 2-6:  2 sc in first sc, sc in ea sc across to last sc, 2 sc in last sc,
ch 1, turn. (16, 18, 20, 22, 24).
Rows 7-70:  Sc in ea sc across, ch 1, turn. (24).
 
Rows 71-74:  Dec over first 2 sc, sc in ea sc across to last 2 sc, dec over last 2 sc,
ch 1, turn. (22, 20, 18, 16).
Row 75:  Sc in ea sc across, ch 1, turn. (16).
Row 76:  Repeat Row 71. (14).
Row 77:  Repeat Row 75. (14).
Row 78:  Repeat Row 71. (12).
Row 79:  Repeat Row 75. (12).
Row 80:  Repeat Row 71. (10). 
Rnd 81:  Working in ends of rows and in ea sc, sc around outer edge of body side; join with a sl st to first sc.
Using First Side as a pattern, cut plastic canvas slightly smaller. 
Joining
Holding both Sides with wrong sides together and plastic canvas sandwiched in
between, with White Baby Teri, sew Sides together, working through Back Loops only around. 
Carrot  Nose
Row 1:  With Vibrant Orange, ch 2; sc in 2nd ch from hook, ch 1, turn. (1).
Row 2:  2 sc in first sc, ch 1, turn. (2).
Rows 3-12:  Sc in ea sc across, ch 1, turn. (2).
Fasten off, leaving length for sewing.
Sew nose with Row 12 centered over Rows 59-61, pointing downward, as shown in photo. 
Eyes
Using Black and Satin Stitch, embroider eyes over Rows 63 and 64, 1-1/2" apart.
Large Heart
Row 1:  With Fiesta Jewel, ch 2; 3 sc in 2nd ch from hook, ch 1, turn. (3).
Rows 2 & 3: 2 sc in first sc, sc in ea sc across to last sc, 2 sc in last sc,
ch 1, turn. (5,7).
Row 4: Sc in ea sc across, ch 1, turn. (7).
Rows 5-10: Repeat   Rows 2 & 4 consecutively, ending with 13 sts on Row 10,
ch 1, turn. (9,11,13).
Rnd 11: Sc in first sc, hdc in next sc, 2 hdc in next sc, 2 dc in next sc (twice),
(hdc, sc) in next sc, sl st in next sc, (sc, hdc) in next sc, 2 dc in next sc (twice),
2 hdc in next sc, hdc in next sc, sc in last sc; DO NOT TURN;
working down side of heart, ch 1, sc in ends of each row around to opposite side of Rnd 11, working 3 sc in point of heart;  sl st in first stitch of Rnd 11.
Fasten off, leaving length for sewing.  Sew heart centered to bottom of Body Side.

Small Heart
Row 1:  With Fiesta Jewel, ch 2; 3 sc in 2ndch from hook, ch 1, turn. (3).
Rows 2 & 3: 2 sc in first sc, sc in ea sc across to last sc, 2 sc in last sc,
ch 1, turn. (5,7).
Row 4: Sc in ea sc across, ch 1, turn. (7).
Row 5: Repeat Row 2. (9).
Rows 6 & 7:  Repeat Row 4. (9).
Row 8:  Sc in first sc, hdc in next sc, (hdc, dc) in next sc, (2 dc) in next sc, sl st in next sc, (2 dc) in next sc, (dc, hdc) in next sc, hdc in next sc, sc in last sc; DO NOT turn;
working down side of heart, ch 1, sc in ends of each row around to opposite side of
Rnd 8, working 3 sc in point of heart; sl st in first stitch of Rnd 8.
Fasten off, leaving length forst sewing. Sew heart centered above large heart.
Garland
Leaving a long tail for tying, with Reggae Cha Cha, ** ch 2, hdc in 2nd ch from hook;
Repeat from ** until garland measures approximately 14" long.
Fasten off, leaving another long tail for tying.  
Finishing
Push one twig at a time, in between layers of Body Sides at sides of Snowman, as shown in photo, and glue and sew in place. Let dry.
Sew 7 jingle bells evenly spaced to garland.
Tie each end of tail of garland to each twig and secure.
Using Wire Cutters, cut 25 inch piece of wire.  Using pencil, randomly make spirals in wire by wrapping small area of wire around pencil as shown in photo. Thread one end of wire from back to front at one top corner, extending ends 3".  Twist to secure.  Using pencil, spiral 3" piece in front.  Thread remaining end of wire through opposite top corner and secure as before.

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7 comments :

Tracy Joyner said...

LOL your snowman is really cute :)
Now I want one for my front door!
Thanks for sharing at the Crochet Party this week :)

Tracy Joyner said...

LOL your snowman is really cute :)
Now I want one for my front door!
Thanks for sharing at the Crochet Party this week :)

Jocelyn Sass said...

Thanks, Tracy! It works up really quickly!
Happy Holidays!

Jocelyn Sass said...

Thanks, Tracy! It works up really quickly!
Happy Holidays!

Brittany said...

I love your snowman, he's so cute!! :)

Patterns Tried and True said...

Very cute! That is the kind of snowman I like= no cold hands for me. Much love!
Beate

Patterns Tried and True said...

Very cute! That is the kind of snowman I like= no cold hands for me. Much love!
Beate