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Nigel the Cougar

from Snuggleme Stitches
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Nigel the Cougar
Nigel the Cougar
Nigel the Cougar

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Single Crochet
  • Single Crochet Decrease (invisible single crochet decrease)
  • Single Crochet Increase
  • Working in Continuous Rounds
  • Basic Sewing

Pattern Description:

**Pattern Updated July 14, 2014!**

Meet Nigel the Cougar! He is the next mini wildlife critter in my growing collection! Nigel is cute and cuddly, making him perfect for small hands! He is approx. 4.5 inches tall and 6.5 inches long.

Links to helpful tutorials have been included in the pattern, along with both instructions for where to place the optional safety eyes and where to embroider Nigel's eyes and nose with close-up photos provided.

Have fun with Nigel! He also loves to be a lion!

*Small amounts of worsted weight yarn in three colours
*G Hook (4.0 mm or 4.25 mm)
*Tapestry Needle
*Polyester Stuffing
*6 mm Safety Eyes (Optional)


4 sc = 1 inch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approx. 4.5 inches tall, 6.5 inches long


  • Worsted Weight Yarn (Small amounts in 3 Colours)
  • G Hook (4.0 mm or 4.25 mm)
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Polyester Stuffing
  • Stitch Marker

You Will Also Need:

  • 6 mm Safety Eyes

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Bernat Super Value
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About the designer

Hi! I'm Samantha. I am a petite Northern Albertan and the hands behind SnuggleMe Stitches. Crochet is a newer hobby of mine (as recent as November 2012) and its all thanks to a friend who got me ...

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