8 Materials Needed:

1 Ball Studio Classic: Light Brown (A), Deep Brown (B), Antique White (C), 5mm Crochet Hook, Tapestry Needle, Removable Stitch Marker, 2 Safety Eyes, Fiberfill

About this Project

Rudolph's second cousin Bucky wants to be part of the Christmas festivities, too! Crochet this adorable little amigurumi reindeer using just a few balls of Studio Classic yarn.

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GAUGE:

16 sc x 17 rows = 4"


FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

Height: 13”


PATTERN NOTES:

Increase by working 2 sc in 1 sc, decrease by working sc2tog over 2 sc. All pieces are worked in a spiral; place a marker in the last st of the rnd and move up each rnd. Pull magic ring closed after 5 rnds and weave in end to secure. Use photo as a guide for assembly.

  • 1

    Head

    Starting with a magic ring and A, work 5 sc in ring.

    Rnds 1-5: Sc around, inc 5 sc evenly spaced every rnd – 30 sc.

    Rnd 6: Sc around.

    Rnd 7: Sc around, inc 6 sc evenly spaced – 36 sc.

    Rnds 8-12: Sc around.

    Rnds 13-22: Sc around, inc 3 sc evenly spaced every rnd – 66 sc.

    Rnds 23-27: Sc around.

    Rnd 28: Sc around, dec 6 sc evenly spaced – 60 sc.

    Rnds 29-32: Rep Rnds 27-28, twice – 48 sc.

    Stuff head, attach eyes, and with B embroider nose.

    Rnds 33-38: Rep Rnd 28, 7 times – 6 sc.

    Fasten off, finish stuffing head, and sew closed opening.

  • 2

    Body

    Starting with a magic ring and A, work 6 sc in ring.

    Rnds 1-10: Sc around, inc 6 sc evenly spaced every rnd – 66 sc.

    Rnd 11: Sc around.

    Rnd 12: Sc around, inc 6 sc evenly spaced– 72 sc.

    Rnds 13-14: Rep Rnds 11-12 – 78 sc.

    Rnds 15-21: Sc around.

    Rnd 22-26: Sc around, dec 6 sc evenly spaced every rnd – 48 sc.

    Rnd 27: Sc around.

    Rnd 28: Sc around, dec 6 sc evenly spaced – 42 sc.

    Rnds 29-30: Rep Rnds 27-28 – 36 sc.

    Rnds 31-37: Sc around.

    Rnds 38-45: Rep Rnds 27-28, 4 times – 12 sc.

    Fasten off leaving a long tail, stuff body firmly and sew to head.

  • 3

    Arms (Legs) (make 2 of each)

    Start with a magic ring and B, work 5 sc in ring.

    Rnds 1-4(5): Sc around, inc 5 sc evenly spaced every rnd – 25 (30) sc.

    Rnds 5-7 (6-8): Sc around.

    Cut B and join A.

    Rnds 8-10 (96-13): Sc around.

    Rnds 11-12 (14-15): Sc around, dec 5 sc evenly spaced every rnd – 15 (20) sc.

    Sc around for 20 (12) rnds.

    Stuff hand(foot) firmly, stuff arm (leg) less firmly.

    Next 1 (2) Rnds: Sc around, dec 5 sc evenly spaced every rnd – 10 sc.

    Fasten off leaving a long tail and sew closed.

  • 4

    Ears (make 2)

    Start with a magic ring and A, work 4 sc in ring.

    Rnds 1-3: Sc around, inc 4 sc evenly spaced every rnd – 16 sc.

    Rnds 4-10: Sc around.

    Rnds 11-12: Sc around, dec 4 sc evenly spaced every rnd – 8 sc.

    Fasten off leaving a long tail. Sew closed. Do not stuff.

    Flatten & sew onto head.

  • 5

    Tail

    Start with a magic ring and A, work 5 sc in ring.

    Rnd 1: Sc around, inc 5 sc evenly spaced – 10 sc.

    Rnds 2-6: Sc around.

    Fasten off leaving a long tail. Lightly stuff and sew onto body.

  • 6

    Antler (make 2)

    Start with a magic ring and C, work 3 sc in ring.

    Rnd 1: Sc around.

    Rnd 2: Sc around, inc 3 sc evenly spaced – 6 sc.

    Rnds 3-6: Rep Rnds 1-2, twice – 12 sc.

    Rnds 7-20: Sc around.

    Fasten off leaving a long tail. Lightly stuff.


    Antler Points (make 2 of each size)

    Start with a magic ring and C, work 3 sc in ring.

    Rnd 1: Sc around.

    Rnd 2: Sc around inc 3 sc evenly spaced – 6 sc.

    Rnds 3-4: Rep Rnds 1-2 – 9 sc.

    Rnds 5-6 (5-9): Sc around.

    Fasten off leaving a long tail. Lightly stuff and sew one of each size onto each Antler. Sew Antlers onto Head.

  • 7

    FINISHING

    Attach arms and legs to body, sewing through to opposite limb, pulling them together slightly to indent body. Weave in ends.


    Abbreviations

    dec decrease

    inc incresase

    rep repeat(ing)

    rnd(s) round(s)

    sc single crochet

    sc2tog single crochet the next 2 sts together (1 st dec’d)