Q Stuffie

 
Q Stuffie - Free Crochet Pattern

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Q Stuffie - Free Crochet Pattern

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Materials Needed:

Yarn

· Worsted weight yarn, approx. 220yds/120g

Extras

· 3.50mm hook

· Scissors

· Tapestry Needle

· Stuffing


Stitches Key:

sc – single crochet

Inc – increase/2 single crochet in the same stitch

Dec – decrease/single crochet 2 together

sc3tog – single crochet 3 together

ch/s – chain/s

st/s – stitch/es

sl st – slip stitch


Gauge:

15.5 sc and 16 rows = 4 inches


Size:

Finished letter is approx. 15” tall by 10.5” wide


Notes:

·         Ch 1 at the beginning of each row does not count as a stitch

·         ch 1 and turn at the end of every row unless otherwise marked

·         when stitching together the pieces make sure to stick your hook through BOTH pieces to make sure they’re sewn together and you will stitch in every row and stitch around the panels, applying any special notes indicated in that portion of the pattern

·         always attach yarn with a slip st into the wrong side of the last row made



Pattern:

Row 1: ch 2, inc in 2nd ch from hook (2)

Row 2: inc, inc (4)

Row 3: inc, sc 2, inc (6)

Row 4: inc, sc 4, inc (8)

Row 5: inc, sc 6, inc (10)

Row 6: inc, sc 8, inc (12)

Fasten off, weave in ends, set aside [img 1]

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Row 7: ch 25, inc in 2nd ch from hook, sc 22, inc (26)

Row 8: inc, sc 24, inc (28)

Row 9: inc, sc 26, inc (30)

Row 10: inc, sc 29, [working across row 6] sc 12 (42) [img 2]

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Row 11: dec, sc 40, inc (43)

Row 12: inc, sc 40, dec (43)

Row 13-14: repeat rows 11 & 12

Row 15: dec, sc 40, inc (43)

Row 16: inc, sc 42 (44)

Row 17: inc, sc 42, inc (46)

Row 18: inc, sc 44, inc (48)

Row 19: sc 17, inc [leave the rest unworked] (19)

Row 20: inc, sc 18 (20)

Row 21: sc 19, inc (21)

Row 22: inc, sc 20 (22)

Row 23: sc 21, inc (23)

Row 24: inc, sc 22 (24) [i

Fasten off, weave in ends [img 3]

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Attach yarn to the 12th st of row 24, ch 1 [img 4]

Row 25: dec, sc 8, dec (10)

Row 26: dec, sc 6, dec (8)

Row 27: dec, sc 4, dec (6)

Row 28: dec, sc 2, dec (4)

Row 29: dec, dec (2)

Row 30: dec (1)

Fasten off, weave in ends [img 5]

img 5


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Attach yarn to the 18th st of row 18, ch 1 [img 6]

Row 31: dec, sc 16 (17)

Row 32: sc 15, dec (16)

Row 33: dec, sc 14 (15)

Row 34: sc 13, dec (14)

Row 35: dec, sc 12 (13)

Row 36: sc 11, dec (12)

Row 37-60: sc 12 (12)

Row 61: inc, sc 11 (13)

Row 62: sc 12, inc (14)

Row 63: inc, sc 13 (15)

Row 64: sc 14, inc (16)

Row 65: inc, sc 15 (17)

Row 66: sc 16, inc (18)

Fasten off, weave in ends [img 7]

img 7


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Attach yarn to the 1st st of row 24, ch 1 [img 8]

Row 67-90: sc 12 (12)

Row 91: sc 11, inc (13)

Row 92: inc, sc 12 (14)

Row 93: sc 13, inc (15)

Row 94: inc, sc 14 (16)

Row 95: sc 15, inc (17)

Row 96: inc, sc 16 (18)

Row 97: dec, sc 16, ch 12, [working across row 66, make sure you do not twist the letter] sc 16, dec (34 sc + 12 ch)

Row 98: dec, sc 15, sc 12 in the chs, sc 15, dec (44) [img 9]

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Row 99: dec, sc 40, dec (42)

Row 100: dec, sc 38, dec (40)

Row 101: dec, sc 36, dec (38)

Row 102: dec, sc 34, dec (36)

Row 103: dec, sc 32, dec (34)

Row 104: dec, sc 30, dec (32)

Row 105: dec, sc 28, dec (30)

Row 106: dec, sc 26, dec (28)

Row 107: dec, sc 24, dec (26)

Row 108: dec ,sc 22, dec (24)

Fasten off, weave in ends [img 10]

 

Repeat rows 1-108

img 10


Stitching together:

Place your panels, wrong sides together, make sure the letter is “the right way” facing towards you when stitching together.

 

Attach yarn to the middle of the inside space on the right side of the Q [img 11]

 

ch 1, sc around, applying special notes

 

Special notes: [img 11]

·         sc3tog across:

o   rows 67, 24 & 25

o   rows 20, 19 & 18

·         (sc, ch 1, sc) in the corner of:

o   row 30

o   row 25

 

sl st to first sc

Fasten off, weave in ends.

 

Attach yarn to the outside, on the right side of the Q [img 11]

 

ch 1, sc around, applying special notes

 

Special notes: [img 11]

·         (sc, ch 1, sc) in:

o   the corner of row 1

o   the corner of row 6

·         dec across:

o   rows 10 & 6

o   rows 15 & 16

·         stuff firmly as you go

 

sl st to first sc

Fasten off, weave in ends.

img 11


Q Stuffie - Free Crochet Pattern

Pattern may be used for personal use including to make and sell items with this pattern but do not use my pictures for your listing and do not republish or distribute this pattern in any way. Please share the link to my blog if you’d like to share my pattern.