fish from space (doctor who’s Saturnyns)

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MATERIALS YOU’LL NEED:

G6 hook

stitch marker

amigurumi button eyes

fiber fill (stuffing)

plastic tapestry needle (for sewing ends in)

scissors

 

YARNS:

peach

brown

black

light purple

gold

dark purple (slightly pinkish)

 

ABBREVIATIONS YOU NEED TO KNOW:

sc- single crochet

sc2tog- single crochet two together, or decrease

dc- double crochet

magic ring- if you don’t know how to work a magic ring, i have provided a how-to video below – courtesy of planet june  http://www.planetjune.com/

st- stitch

ch- chain

sk- skip

and now, to begin…..

 

HEAD/BODY

begin with peach yarn

(stuff as you go)

row1: sc6 in magic ring          (6)

row2: sc 2 in every st in the row          (12)

row3: (sc in first st, sc 2 in next) repeat until the end of the row          (18)

row4-8: sc in every st in the round          (18)

(add your amigurumi eyes now)

row9: (sc in first st, sc2tog) repeat until the end of the row          (12)

row10: sc2tog 6 times          (6)

(switch to black yarn)

row11: sc2  in each of the next 4 st, switch to peach yarn, sc 2 in the next 2 st          (12)

(switch back to black yarn)

row12: (sc in first st, sc 2 in the next st) repeat 4 times. switch to light purple yarn and repeat 2 times          (18)

(switch back to black yarn)

row13-17: sc in next 12 st, switch to light purple yarn and sc in next 6 st          (18)

(switch back to black yarn)

row18: sc 2 in the next 12 st, switch to dark purple yarn and sc 2 in the next 6 st         (36)

(switch back to black yarn)

row19: (sc in next 3 st, sc2tog twice, sc in next 3 st) twice, switch to dark purple yarn, sc2tog twice, sc in next 4 st, sc2tog twice.          (30)

(switch back to black yarn)

row20: sc in next 2 st, sc2tog twice, sc in next 6 st, sc2tog twice, sc in next 2 st, switch to dark purple yarn, sc in next 2 st, sc2tog twice, sc in next 2 st          (24)

(switch back to black yarn)

row21-25: sc in next 14 st, switch to dark purple yarn, sc in next 6 st          (24)

  fasten off 

 

BASE

worked with dark purple yarn 

row1: sc 8 in magic ring         (8)

row2: sc 2 in every st in the row          (16)

row3: (sc in first st, sc 2 in next st) repeat 8 times          (24)

  fasten off (attach to the bottom of the body)

 

COLLAR

work in gold yarn 

ch12

row1: sk first 2 ch, dc in every st until the end of the row    flip

row2: ch2, dc 2 in first st, dc in next 8 st, dc 2 in last st    flip

row3: ch2, dc 2 in first st, dc in next 10 st, dc 2 in last st    flip

row4: ch2, dc in every st until the end of the row    flip

row5: ch1, sc in every st until the end of the row    flip

  fasten off

 

ARMS (make two)

begin with dark purple yarn

(stuff as you go)

row1: sc 4 in magic ring          (4)

row2: (sc in first st, sc 2 in next st) repeat until the end of row          (6)

row3-4: sc in every st in the row          (6)

(switch to black yarn)

row5-9: sc in every st in the row          (6)

  fasten off

 

FINISHING

 

sew the collar to the back of the neck

 

sew the arms to either side if the body

 

apply hair in any manner you want using your brown yarn

 

for the waist band, wrap a strand of gold yarn around the waist

 

yay! you’re finished!

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