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Butterfly baby rattle crochet pattern

This gorgeous Butterfly Baby Rattle Crochet Pattern makes a wonderful gift for your lovely newborn. The toy develops baby’s touch, hearing and fine motor skills. Use organic cotton yarn to surround your little one with only the purest things! Supplies: Yarnart Begonia (100% cotton, 170 m / 50 g). You’ll need three colors for eyes (white, black and blue or green) and six more colors for the butterfly itself. All colors are up to you! Simple plastic rattle of 35 mm diameter. If you don’t have such a big one, use the smaller one and put it into the tail. Stuffing Two 8-10 mm wooden beads for antennae (put them inside). If you don’t have them, just stuff these parts firmly. Sewing needle 1.75-2.0 mm crochet hook Scissors Note: when crocheting for babies, please be sure to avoid the use of small parts or buttons. Skill level: intermediate Amigurumi butterfly baby rattle Free crochet pattern Abbreviations: sc = single crochet ch = chain st = stitch sl st = slip stitch inc = increase (2 sc in one stitch) dec = decrease (2 sc together) (..) = repeat the space in brackets the given number of times [..] = total number of stitches Work in continuous rounds, don’t join. Use a yarn marker. Start crocheting with a head: Rnd 1: 6 sc in magic ring or in the second ch from hook [6] Rnd 2: (inc) repeat 6 times [12] Rnd 3: (sc in next st, inc) repeat 6 times [18] Rnd 4: (sc in next 2 st, inc) repeat 6 times [24] Rnd 5: (sc in next 3 st, inc) repeat 6 times [30] Rnd 6: (sc in next 4 st, inc) repeat 6 times [36] Rnd 7: (sc in next 5 st, inc) repeat 6 times [42] Rnd 8-17 [= 10 rounds]: sc in all 42 st [42] Don’t fasten off. We’ll come back to this part. Make the eyes. It’s easier to sew them when the head is not ready. Eyes: Start with black yarn. Rnd 1: 6 sc in magic ring or in the second ch from hook [6] Change to blue (or green/brown) color. Rnd 2: (inc) repeat 6 times [12] Change to white color. Rnd 3: (sc in next st, inc) repeat 6 times [18] Cut off leaving a tail for sewing the flecks of light. Sew the eyes next to each other…
Categories: Amigurumi patternsInsects and snails
Tags: Intermediate

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