2013/04/10

DIY: Amigurumi Strawberry

[NOTE: If you live in Lithuania, and want me to make one like this for you just write a comment under this blog post and we'll make a deal about it. ;} OR visit my shop]

It's been eternity since I posted some serious DIY post. And I already have a list of stuff I need to share tutorials of with ya! First of all: strawberry. (ノ◕ヮ◕)ノ*:・゚✧


Use a so called 'snail crochet', meaning that you must not connect rounds with slip stitches.

Abbreviations:
sc - single crochet
st - stitch
ch - chain
hdc - half double crochet
dc - double crochet
sc2tog - single crochet 2 stitches together

Strawberry

You can either make 5 or 6 cm long strawberry. If you want to make 5cm big strawberry skip the red part in the instructions.

6cm strawberry

5cm straberry (visibly smaller)

Make a magic ring and crochet 6 scs.
Round 1: Make 2scs in each st. [12sts]
Round 2: Work with sc in each st. [12sts]
Round 3: Make 2scs in every second st. [18sts]
Round 4: Work with sc in each st. [18sts]
Round 5: Make 2scs in every third st. [24sts]
Round 6-7: Work with sc in each st. [24sts]
Round 8: Make 2scs in every fourth st. [30sts]
Round 9-10: Work with sc in each st. [30sts]
Round 11: Make 2scs in every fifth st. [36sts]
Round 12-13: Work with sc in each st. [36sts]
Round 14: Make 2scs in every sixth st. [42sts]
Round 15-16: Work with sc in each st. [42sts]
Round 17: Sc2tog every sixth st. [36sts]
Round 18: Work with sc in each st. [36sts]
Round 19: Sc2tog every fifth st [30sts]
Round 20: Work with sc in each st. [30sts]
Round 21: Sc2tog every fourth st. [24sts]
Round 22: Sc2tog every third st. [18sts]
Round 23: Sc2tog every second st. [12sts]
Round 24: Sc2tog every st. [6sts]
Fasten off.

Leaves


Make a magic ring and crochet 6scs.
Round 1: *ch 6, sc 5 from the second ch* repeat 6 times
Round 2: *sc on the base, dc (starting going up), hdc, hdc, sc, sc, 3scs on the very top, sc, sc, hdc, hdc, dc* repeat 6 times
Fasten off

I have this scheme I drew. I knoooow it's really messy and complicated looking but I hope it will help at least a little bit!



Make a cute smiley face, attach leaves and you got cutie amigurumi strawberry!!

All credits go to me. No one helped me making this, it all came from my mind.

And now, lets enjoy those beautiful cuties. (^v^)





I hope you enjoyed this DIY tutorial as well as the others I've shared with ya. If you have any questions, post a comment under this post. I'll be glad to help. (◕‿◕✿)

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