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Penny the Penguin

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Penny the Penguin
Penny the Penguin

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • chains
  • single crochet
  • sc2tog
  • sc3tog
  • slip stitch
  • magic ring
  • crocheting in the round

Pattern Description:

Penny the Penguin loves to ice skate and is a big fan of the ice skating at the Winter Olympics. She always wraps up warm in her ear muffs that her mom made her.

Not suitable for young children due to small parts.


Gauge is not important for this project.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • The finished penguin is 5" 1/2 inches high including the legs, the body is 3 1/4" inches.


  • 100% Acrylic Light Worsted (DK) yarn in Black, Yellow, White and Purple. 50g balls will be plenty.
  • 3.5mm (E/4) crochet hook
  • stuffing
  • 5mm Black beads for the eyes
  • Black sewing thread
  • White felt
  • Purple pipe cleaner

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch marker
  • sewing needle
  • fabric glue
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About the designer

Hi I'm Christina and I live in England. I have always loved crafting since I was a little girl and was determined that one day I would learn to crochet. I picked up a book and learnt when I was 24 ...

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