If you love cows (and who doesn’t), today is a great day! Two adorable Cow Amigurumi patterns and a Steer Skull Christmas Ornament.
C is for Cow from The Burgundy Basket
Mini Cow Amigurumi from Loops and Love Crochet
Steer Skull Christmas Ornament
YouTube tutorial: https://youtu.be/RTuaqsIzrak
Peaches & Crème cotton worsted yarn
0.3 oz. MC
0.1 oz. CC
Crochet hook size G (4.00 mm)
Pipe cleaner (optional)
12” Gold or silver cord
Fabric paint, charms, feathers, buttons, ribbon, etc. to decorate
Rnd 1: With MC, ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Do not join.
Rnd 2: *Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st,* repeat around (9 sc).
Rnds 3-5: Sc in each st.
Rnd 6: *Sc in next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st,* repeat around (12 sc).
Rnds 7-9: Sc in each st.
Rnd 10: *Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st,* repeat around (18 sc).
Rnds 11-15: Sc in each st.
Rnd 16: *Dec, sc in next 4 sts,* repeat around (15 sc). Stuff head.
Rnd 17: *Dec, sc in next 3 sts,* repeat around (12 sc).
Rnd 18: *Dec, sc in next 2 sts,* repeat around (9 sc).
Rnd 19: Dec around. Join with sl st. Fasten off with 4” length. Pull length through remaining sts and pull tight.
Horns (Make 2):
Rnd 1: Leaving 6” length of CC, ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Do not join.
Rnds 2-5: Sc in each st.
Rnd 6: Dec, sc in next 4 sts (5 sc).
Rnd 7: Sc in each st. Join with sl st. Fasten off with 4” length. Pull length through sts and pull tight.
Sew horn to each side of head. If curled horns are desired, insert 1.5” length of pipe cleaner. Decorate head as desired using your imagination. Experiment with yarn – solid versus ombre. Play around with fabric paints versus buttons or ribbons.
PDF Download: Steer Skull Ornament Crochet Pattern
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