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Hot Air Balloon

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Hot Air Balloon
Hot Air Balloon
Hot Air Balloon

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Working in rounds
  • The following crochet stitches: ch, sl st, sc, hdc, dc
  • Magic ring (instructions for this are included with the pattern, also known as adjustable ring)
  • Long sc (instructions for this are included with the pattern)

Pattern Description:

Sail serenely through the air with your handmade hot air balloon!

This pattern is written in English and all needle sizes, abbreviations, etc. are American. Contains 13 fully-illustrated pages with large, easy-to-read text and lots of photos, diagrams and charts to accompany the written instructions.

Gauge:

5 stitches and 5 rows = 1 inch in sc

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished balloon is about 7 inches tall and 4.5 inches wide.

Materials:

  • Red Yarn: Lion Brand Cotton-Ease: Cherry
  • Yellow Yarn: Lion Brand Cotton-Ease: Maize
  • Brown Yarn: Lion Brand Cotton-Ease: Taupe
  • Black Yarn: Lion Brand Cotton-Ease: Charcoal
  • Blue Yarn: Lion Brand Cotton-Ease: Seaspray
  • US Size E crochet hook
  • Tapestry needle (for weaving in yarn ends)
  • Scissors
  • Stuffing (polyester fiberfill or your preferred stuffing material)

Suggested yarn:

200 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Lion Brand Cotton-Ease


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I dream of someday becoming a mad scientist. ...or a llama farmer. ...or a mad llama scientist. For now, I craft and write patterns.

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