Melly Teddy Ragdoll Fireman Fred by Melanie Grobler

Melly Teddy Ragdoll Fireman Fred

Crochet
April 2020
DK (11 wpi) ?
3.0 mm
3.5 mm (E)
459 - 547 yards (420 - 500 m)
One size
US
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Melly Teddy Ragdoll Fireman Fred
is a free crochet along.

for more information https://mandmcrochetdesigns.com/2020/04/fireman-fred/

The Melly Teddy Ragdoll Fireman Fred is a fabulous cross between a lovey blanket and a soft toy and perfect to crochet for babies and small children.  Make a super cute Melly Teddy Ragdoll Fireman Fred for that special small person in your life.  They are fun and easy to make and are soft and snugly, perfect for cuddling and great yarn busters.  And a big shout out to all our firemen who put out fires, rescue us and keep us safe.

The pattern will be released in 6 parts over 3 weeks and you can get each part separately FOR FREE with the Crochet Along.

CAL STARTS THE 12 MAY 2020
Part 1 - head - 12 May
Part 2 - hands & heart - 15 May
Part 3 - body & sleeves - 19 May
Part 4 - boots & shoelaces- 22 May
Part 5 - helmet, hair, shield & letters FD - 26 May
Part 6 - bringing your Fireman to life - 29 May

PREAMBLE

Size: approx 46 cm (18 inches) from the top of the head to the toes.

Skill: Easy to Intermediate – stitches will range from easy to slightly more advanced – but I have links to photo & video tutorials in the pattern if you need help.

What you will crochet: A ragdoll with lightly stuffed head, feet and hands with a flat body, do a cross between a soft toy and a lovey blanket.  

MATERIALS USED
50g Vinnis Colours Nikkim DK 100% cotton (A) Dunes #545
80g Vinnis Colours Nikkim DK 100% cotton (B) Blue Red #562
20g Vinnis Colours Nikkim DK 100% cotton (C) Sunshine #535
15g Vinnis Colours Nikkim DK 100% cotton (D) Black #560
10g Vinnis Colours Nikkim DK 100% cotton (E) Aluminium #502
10g Vinnis Colours Nikkim DK 100% cotton (F) Orange #538
15g Vinnis Colours Nikkim DK 100% cotton (G) Antique #578
3.5 mm hook
Stuffing
Small amount of black embroidery thread or yarn for the eyebrows and mouth
1 pair 10 mm safety eyes
Sewing needle
Scissors

You are welcome to make the pattern in any yarn however depending on the yarn and your tension the size of the finished item may vary from mine.

NOTES & TIPS
My pattern uses US terminology.
Crochet skill level – easy (and if you struggle there are photo tutorials to help you).
I have also included helpful hints along the way which are in italics.
There are also links to photo tutorials for special stitches and techniques.
Use your stitch marker to keep track of rows when working in the round.
And lastly, COUNT your stitches and have loads of FUN.