Basic Skills Necessary:
- Magic Circle/Adjustable Ring Stitching in continuous rounds Single Crochet Double Crochet Increasing Invisible Decreasing Chaining & turning
This listing is for the Fiesta Maracas crochet pattern. Shake, Rattle, & Roll!
Katie Christy, Copyright 2011
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Sizing / Finished Measurements:
- Small amounts of yarn in desired colors (med 4 worsted weight) F Crochet Hook (3.75 mm) Stitch Marker Embroidery Needle Plastic Egg (one per maraca) OR Stuffing & Rattle *SEE NOTE Plastic Dowel Rod (optional) *SEE NOTE Dancer Maracas: *red, black, brown, & tan yarns 2 beads, buttons, or embroidery thread for eyes 1 bead, button, or embroidery thread for flower center (optional)
You Will Also Need:
- The pattern works with two sizes of large plastic eggs: 7 1/8" around X 4 3/8" tip to tip 7" around X 4 1/4" tip to tip Or you can use poly-fil and a store-bought or homemade rattle (instructions included) Recommended handle is a plastic dowel rod, but you can alternately use a wooden dowel or poly-fil and a firm center insert.