Gentle Ghost Softie by Marie Segares

Gentle Ghost Softie

October 2021
Aran (8 wpi) ?
See Pattern Notes.
3.75 mm (F)
139 - 170 yards (127 - 155 m)
One Size.
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This smiling ghost amigurumi isn’t scary at all! This Halloween friend is large enough to cuddle but small enough to be portable.

This pattern is available for FREE on my blog HERE.

The free version is supported by advertising on my website. The downloadable PDF for sale on Ravelry includes the full pattern in one printable file without advertisements.

Skills Used
Basic crochet stitches: chain, single crochet, slip stitch
Crocheting in the round, increasing
Crocheting in the front loop, starting with the magic adjustable ring, embroidery backstitch (includes linked video tutorials)
Seaming with whipstitch (includes linked photo tutorial)

Skill Level

Finished Size
Approximately 7.75” (19.5 cm) tall before stuffing.

Lion Brand Basic Stitch Anti Pilling yarn (100% acrylic, 3.5 oz/100 g, 185 yd/170 m) – 1 skein in 98 Ecru (CA), or approximately 170 yd (155.5 m) in any medium weight yarn.

1 yd (1 m) pink yarn or embroidery floss (CB).

US Size F-5/3.75 mm crochet hook, or size needed to obtain gauge.

Fairfield Poly-Fil Premium Polyester Fiber Fill – 16 ounce bag.

Clover Quick Locking Stitch Marker Set.

Clover bent-tip yarn needle.

30 mm comical safety eyes – 1 pair.

Through Rnd 10 = 4” (10 cm) in pattern. Exact gauge is not critical for this project. Stitches should be close together so fiber filling does not show through.