Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Spring Bunny Granny Free Tutorial

Spring Bunny Granny Free Tutorial
By AnnooCrochet Designs










Did you know that:

Another transitional season, spring is a time of phenomenal renewal. The earth reawakens from her slumber, and explodes with new life. In our own lives, Spring can be symbolic of starting new projects, sewing new seeds and coming forth with new ideas. This is also a time to contemplate health and physical well-being too. Be refreshed and prepare for your soulful debut! ;-)))


I wanted to create a Granny for a Spring baby's blanket and I found this little bunny pattern at love the bluebird .
Here is what I came up with, I though you might enjoy it 's delicious cuteness.




You will Need:

Crochet Hook 3.50 mm
I used Dungareez Cotton in various colors, but any worsted weight would do.

Stitches used:


ch: chain
sl st: slip stitch
sc: single crochet
hdc: half double crochet
dc: double crochet
tr: trebble

Pattern:


Body:


Round 1: In a magic circle, ch, 6sc, sl st with first sc (6sc)

Round 2: ch, 2sc in each st all around, sl st with first sc (12sc)




 Round 3: ch, sc, [2sc in next st] all around (18sc)

Round 4: ch, [2sc, 2sc in next st] all around (24sc)


Do Not Fasten off!!

Head: 


ch, in next st: [hdc, tr]

[2tr in next st] twice

in next st: [tr, hdc]

ch, sl st all around the body
 your last sl st will be on top of the first tr

Do Not Fasten off

Ears:


ch5, hdc in second ch from hook

3dc
sl st at top of third tr

ch5
hdc in second ch from hook, 3dc, sl st at top of 6th tr, 2sl st.
Fasten off.

Granny Square Base


Turn tour Bunny Wrong side facing you.
With Purple Yarn, sl st,

ch3
sl st and ch3 again 3 times to form a square.




Round 1: Turn your Bunny right side Facing you, sl st in first ch3 loop,
 ch2

2dc in same loop

ch, 3dc in same loop

in next loop, [3dc, ch 3dc]
repeat twice in next 2 loops

here is a picture from the wrong side
Round 2: ch2, 2dc in same st


in ch space from previous round, [3dc, ch, 3dc]

 3dc, in next sp between 3dc's from previous round


*[3dc, ch, 3dc], 3dc, in next sp between 3dc's from previous round* repeat from * to * 3 more times
 sl st with first ch3 from round

Round 3: ch2, 2dc in same st


3dc, in next sp between 3dc's from previous round, [3dc, ch 3dc] in ch space from previous round

then, *[3dc in next sp between 3dc's from previous round,] twice

[3dc, ch 3dc] in ch space from previous round* repeat from * to * 3 times, end up with [3dc, ch 3dc] and sl st in ch3 from beginning of round
Round 4: ch2, 2dc in same st, [3dc in next sp between 3dc's from previous round,] twice

[3dc, ch 3dc] in ch space from previous round
[3dc in next sp between 3dc's from previous round,] 3 times
*[3dc, ch 3dc] in ch space from previous round, [3dc in next sp between 3dc's from previous round,] 3 times* repeat from * to * 3 times, sl st with first 3ch from beginning round, fasten off
 With Cream Yarn, sl st in corner ch st, 3sc  in corner ,
[15sc, 3sc in corner st] 3 times sl st with first sc Fasten off




Tail:

With Cream Yarn (purple yarn used For Tutorial Purposes)
ch2,

in second ch from hook, 5 hdc, omitting the last step of each dc,

yarn over sl st through all loops,


 Fasten off
Sew in tail in middle of body, Sew in all Loose Tails.



Happy Crochet my fellow artists!!!! 


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4 comments:

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  2. This is adorable!
    Hugs,
    Meredith

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