Charlie the Celestial Dragon by Hooked by Kati

Charlie the Celestial Dragon

Crochet
March 2021
Aran (8 wpi) ?
8 stitches and 8 rows = 2 inches
in sc
4.0 mm (G)
450 - 500 yards (411 - 457 m)
US
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Charlie the Celestial Dragon is the a fun and challenging amigurumi pattern or even a great piece of home decor for any dragon-lover. Her body twists in a curlicue, allowing her to stand up on her tail or wrap around your arm.

The celestial dragon, also called the Chinese dragon or the Eastern dragon, is a symbol of prosperity. It flies through the sky without wings, often found wrapped around the pillars of temples, bringing good fortune to the emperor.

This is a pattern for crochet only.

All patterns are written in English, in US terms using Craft Yarn Council abbreviations.

Originally published on Hooked by Kati blog, March, 2021.
The free version will be available 3/19/21 at 8 AM MST.

The Premium version of this pattern is a printable .pdf file, ready for instant download, ad-free, tech edited, and in a professional format. It contains extra pictures not found in the free version.

This pattern is also available in a web-only, free format at www.hookedbykati.com.

Do not put this or any soft toy in a crib with a sleeping baby to reduce risks of suffocation.

Pattern Info:

Advanced. Knowledge needed of chains (ch), slip stitch (sl st), single crochet (sc), back loops only (BLO), Right side (RS), Wrong side (WS), increases and decreases. Knowledge of amigurumi part attachment is recommended. Pattern uses short rounds for shaping.

Supplies
• Red Heart With Love yarn, 100% acrylic, worsted weight, 370 yds/7 oz/198 g, Tangerine (TANG), 2 balls; Jadeite (JADE), < 1 ball; Aran (ARAN), < 1 ball.
• G (4.00 mm) hook
• Two 25mm colored slit-pupil (cat eye) safety eyes
• Polyfil stuffing
• Tapestry needle
• Straight pins

Measurements
15” tall x 8” wide x 8” deep

Gauge
8 sts x 8 rows in sc = 2” x 2”

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