The crochet deer applique is part of the Woodland Blanket. Find the written crochet pattern and video tutorial below.
CROCHET DEER APPLIQUE VIDEO TUTORIAL
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CROCHET DEER APPLIQUE WRITTEN PATTERN
Worsted weight yarn in brown and tan
Foundation Single Crochet: Pictures and explanation provided directly below this pattern.
Abbreviations (US terms)
Ch = chain, sc = single crochet, dc = double crochet, st = stitch, sl st = slip stitch
Use 4.00mm hook and brown yarn.
Round 1: Magic circle, ch 1, 8sc in ring, join to first st (8)
Round 2: Ch 1, 2sc in each st around, join to first st (16)
Round 3: Ch 1, *sc, 2sc in next st, repeat from *, join to first st (24)
Round 4: Ch 1, sc in next 4 st, sl st into next 7 st, (sc, dc) into next st, 2dc into next stitch, (dc, sc) into next st, sl st into remaining st, join to first st
Do not fasten off.
Row 1: Ch 1, sc in next 4 st, turn
Row 2: Ch 1, sc in each st across, turn
Row 3: Ch 1, sc2tog across, turn
Row 4: Ch 1, sc2tog
Attach yarn 6 st to the right of the ear.
Row 1: Ch 1, sc in next 4 stitches, turn
Row 2: Ch 1, 2sc in next st, sc in next 2 st, 2sc in next st, turn
Row 3: Ch 1, sc in each st across
I have provided a step by step with pictures in order to complete the antlers. A big paragraph of explanations did not sit well with me, so I hope the pictures are helpful to you!
The antler is started with a foundation single crochet. When starting a foundation single crochet, two chains are necessary to start.