Deer Crochet Patterns
Perfect for the deer hunter in your family for Father’s Day, today’s designs include 2 deer patterns and a Moose Christmas tree ornament.
D is for Deer from The Burgundy Basket
Deer Gift Bag Crochet Pattern
This pattern was originally designed for Christmas, but I thought it would make a great gift bag for Father’s Day for Dads and Grandpas who are hunters.
Finished Deer bag measures approximately 4” tall by 3” wide (not including antlers)
Small amounts of worsted yarn – rust and ivory
Crochet hook size H
Oval google eyes, small red pompom, brown chenille stems
Rnd 1: With brown yarn, ch 2. Sc 6 in second ch from hook. Do not join.
Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc (12 sc).
Rnd 3: *1 sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc,* repeat around (18 sc).
Rnd 4: *1 sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc,* repeat around (24 sc).
Rnd 5: *1 sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc,* repeat around (30 sc).
Rnd 6: *1 sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc,* repeat around (36 sc).
Rnd 7-18: Work even in brown on 36 sc.
Rnd 19: *Dec, sc in next 4 sc,* repeat around (30 sc).
Rnds 20-21: Work even on 30 sc.
Rnd 22:*Dec, sc in next 3 sc,* repeat around
Rnd 23-24: Work even. Join.
Rnd 25: *Sc, ch 1, skip 1 sc,* repeat around. Join with sl st. Fasten off.
Drawstring: Using rust yarn, make a chain 12″ long and knot both ends. Pull through loops made in Rnd 25.
SNOUT: With ivory yarn, repeat Rnds 1-3 of head.
Rnds 4-5: Work even on 24 sc. Join with sl st at end of Rnd 5. Fasten off leaving length for sewing. Stuff and sew to face.
EARS: (Make 2)
With ivory yarn, ch 5. Sc in 2nd ch from hook and next 2 ch, 3 sc in last ch. Working on opposite side of chain, sc in each of next 3 ch. Repeat these steps with rust yarn. Holding both pieces together, sc through both pieces with rust yarn. Sc in each of 1st 4 sc, 3 sc in next sc, sc in each of next 4 sc. Fasten off leaving length for sewing. Sew an ear to each side of head at Rnds 21-22. Weave in all ends.
Glue on google eyes above snout. Glue red pompom for nose to end of snout. On each side of head, twist a chenille stem through the stitch just above the ear and twist into shape of antler.
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