Squid by NeedleNoodles


August 2011
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
5 stitches and 5 rows = 1 inch
in sc
3.5 mm (E)
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Make up all the be-tentacled critters you can handle!

This is a crochet pattern suitable for intermediate crocheters, and involves the following techniques:

  • Working in rounds
  • The following crochet stitches: ch, sl st, sc, hdc, dc
  • Magic ring (instructions for this are included with the pattern, also known as adjustable ring)
  • Basic sewing skills (whip stitch)

Finished squid is about 8 inches from the top to the end of the tentacles, and about 2.5 inches wide.

This pattern is written in English and all needle sizes, abbreviations, etc. are American. Contains 7 fully-illustrated pages with large, easy-to-read text and lots of photos, diagrams and charts to accompany the written instructions.

Suggested Materials:

  • Yarn:

    Green: Lion Brand Cotton-Ease: Lime

    Blue: Lion Brand Cotton-Ease: Lake

    Pink: Lion Brand Cotton-Ease: Azalea

  • US Size E crochet hook

  • Tapestry needle (for weaving in yarn ends)

  • Scissors

  • 2 brown safety eyes, 12mm (or desired eyes)