Frio the Penguin by Ida Herter

Frio the Penguin

March 2013
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
3.75 mm (F)
5.0 mm (H)
180 - 200 yards (165 - 183 m)
6" from head to toe if gauge is followed.
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Frio is a quiet little penguin who spends his days waddling around the arctic in search of a warm refuge. Though his penguin friends don’t seem mind the bitter cold, Frio dreams of the day when he can rest in the sunshine and warm his chilly feathers. Give this chilly friend a warm home today!

This pattern is written in the English language using American terms. The pattern follows the Craft Yarn Council of America’s standards and guidelines for crochet patterns.

Included are pictures and detailed instructions of the embroidery and assembly.

Copyright Information:
You are not allowed to sell or distribute this pattern, any part of this pattern, or the photographs in any form. This pattern is protected under the copyright laws.

You do however have permission to sell your finished items that you make from this pattern! I do ask that if you sell your finished items to please give credit to me, Ida Herter, as the designer. If you choose to sell your finished items online, please include a link to my online shop.

You will need 5 different colors of worsted weight yarn to make the penguin and his hat and scarf. You will also need some scraps of another color to embroider the edging on the scarf.

Size F/5/3.75mm crochet hook
Size H/8/5.00mm crochet hook
Yarn needle
Stitch marker
6 mm black shank eyes: 2
White craft felt
White sewing thread
Sewing needle


Stitches Used:
ch = chain
sc = single crochet
sc2tog = single crochet two together (single crochet decrease)
sl st = slip stitch

Happy crocheting!