Sleepy Crescent Moon by Marie Segares

Sleepy Crescent Moon

April 2020
Aran (8 wpi) ?
20 stitches = 4 inches
3.75 mm (F)
14” tall x 5” wide before stuffing.
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A free version is also available.

This waxing crescent moon pillow is perfect for catching some ZZZs during your next trip, or to use as décor in a nursery. This pattern was originally published in the June, 2019 issue of I Like Crochet.

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 flat in rows, increasing, seaming, embroidering eyelid (with link to video tutorials)
Special stitch: sc2tog (with written instructions and link to video tutorial in pattern)

Skill Level

Finished Size
Approximately 14” (35.5 cm) tall x 5” (13 cm) wide before stuffing.

Red Heart Soft yarn (100% acrylic, 5 oz/141 g, 256 yd/234 m) – 1 skein each in 4601 Off White (CA) and 9518 Teal (CB), or approximately 200 yd (183 m) in CA and 5 yd (4.5 m) in CB in any medium weight yarn.

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

Fairfield World Poly-Fil Premium Fiber Fill – 20 ounce bag.

Yarn needle.

Stitch markers.

20 sc = 4” (10 cm). Exact gauge is not required for this pattern. Stitches should be small so fiber filling doesn’t show.