CROCHET AMIGURUMI PATTERN
Playing pirates is a must, no matter what your age. Here we have a complete pirate playset to set fire to any imagination!
This pattern details how to create, step by step, your own little pirate playset. Complete with treasure chest, cannon, pirate flag and more! There are plenty of options to customize the final look, it really is up to your imagination. The pattern will give some idea prompts to help you make a unique creation.
The pieces are all worked up in regular sports weight yarn, and any brand will do. The pattern uses yarn to create as many of the pieces as possible, but a pipe-cleaner or cocktail stick are useful to make the hilt of the pirate sword and the mast for the pirate flag.
But first a few details:
Termnology: The pattern is written in English, in standard US terminology
Measurements: The finished pirate figures measure approx. 10 cm.
What you’ll need:
- Sports Yarn (blue, white, red, beige, black, yellow, brown, grey)
- 3.5mm crochet hook
- 7mm safety eyes (x3)
- Stuffing material
- Stitch markers and pins
- Yarn needle
- Cocktail stick or pipe-cleaner (opt)
In terms of difficult, the majority of the pattern is worked in single crochet stitches, with increases and decreases. If you are used to amigurumi patterns then this will be worked up in no time at all! There’s nothing a moderate beginner couldn’t handle. But if you are new to crochet and want to make sure you are familiar with all the stitches used before committing to purchase, the stitches and terms used are listed below:
- Magic ring
- Chain stitch
- Single crochet stitch
- Half double crochet
- Back loops only
- Single crochet decrease (sc2tog)
- Invisible decrease (single crochet decrease stitch worked in the back loops)
- Slip stitch (used a lot for detailing and trims)
And the set is available to purchase from our Ravelry store HERE.