Mini Porcupine/Hedgehog Keychain by Marinda Jansen van Rensburg

Mini Porcupine/Hedgehog Keychain

Crochet
June 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
2.5 mm
3.0 mm
US
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This pattern is available from marindacrochets.com for $4.00.

Make your own adorable little porcupine keychains!

SKILLS REQUIRED

You should already know how to do the following:

  • Magic ring
  • Single crochet
  • Half double crochet
  • Double crochet
  • Increasing and decreasing
  • Working in a spiral

SKILLS EXPLAINED

I show you how to do the following inside the pattern using pictures and words:

  • Popcorn stitch
  • Back post single crochet
  • Invisible decrease
  • Colour change at a single crochet
  • Colour change at a popcorn stitch
  • Decreasing narrow rounds
  • Stuffing with a stick
  • Embroidering facial features
  • Attaching the chain

MATERIALS NEEDED

You will purchase all of your own supplies

  • Crochet hook size: D/3.00mm and C/2.5mm
  • Acrylic yarn: 2 Fine / 4-ply / Sport
  • Yarn needle
  • Polyester fiberfill stuffing
  • Stuffing stick
  • Head/berry pins
  • Scissors/cutters
  • Pliers
  • Key ring
  • Jump rings
  • Chain

FINISHED SIZE IS ±5CM/2IN

You can make ±12 bodies with one 25g ball of yarn, then have a different colour for the faces to complete it.