The Snowmen of Westminster

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The Snowmen of Westminster Pattern

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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Category:

Crocheting

Type:

Toy

Item:

Doll/Doll Clothing

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • adjustable ring (magic loop)
  • chain stitch (ch)
  • french knot
  • half double crochet (hdc)
  • half double crochet 2 stitches together (hdc2tog)
  • round (rnd); rounds (rnds)
  • single crochet (sc)
  • single crochet 2 stitches together (sc2tog)
  • single crochet 3 stitches together (sc3tog)
  • slip stitch (sl st)
  • stitch (st); stitches (sts)

Pattern Description:

The Snowmen of Westminster are a Nattypat holiday creation that you can crochet. They are crocheted in rounds/rows in a continuous spiral without joining or by turning. The pattern comes with visual aids and links to video tutorials for all required stitches and techniques to complete the project. You can preview the tutorials on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/user/NattypatCrochet/videos.

RECOMMENDED YARNS
Bernat Alpaca, Red Heart Soft, Caron Simply Soft, Bernat Satin

PATTERN USE AGREEMENT
All Nattypat Crochet patterns are for personal, non-commercial use only. Patterns are not licensed for resale or for distribution beyond the purchaser via any distribution methods.

SAFETY
Plastic eyes and embellishments may pose a choking risk to small children. Do not use plastic eyes and embellishments in items intended for small children. For items intended for small children, substitute plastic eyes and embellishments with child-safe decoration such as embroidery. Nattypat Crochet assumes no liability for any loss or injury resulting from Nattypat Crochet patterns.

Gauge:

Not critical for this project.

To make the snowmen smaller or larger, select a different weight yarn and adjust hook size to ensure tight stitches. No stuffing should be visible through the stitches.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Dickens (large snowman) 11 x 5" (28 x 13cm) diameter; Pip (small snowman) 7.5 x 4.25" (19 x 11 cm) diameter

Materials:

  • white bulky alpaca yarn
  • black, brown, burgundy & copper worsted acrylic yarn
  • 7 (4.5 mm) & E-4 (3.5 mm) crochet hooks or size needed to obtain tight stitches
  • two each of 5/8" (15 mm) & 7/16" (12 mm) safety eyes
  • fiberfill stuffing
  • black sewing thread
  • locking stitch markers
  • tapestry needle (large eye for worsted yarn)
  • sewing needle (small eye for sewing thread)
  • brown pipe cleaner
  • two 1/2" (13 mm) black buttons

You Will Also Need:

  • Optional: 3" (7.5 cm) & 4" (10 cm) diameter circular sachets filled with dried beans or rice to weight snowmen.

Suggested yarn:

500 yards of Chunky weight

About Designer

About Designer

Natalie Gagnon on craftsy.com

Hello! I'm the Founder and Creative Director of Nattypat Crochet. At Nattypat you'll find Crochet to Collect & Cuddle. I specialise in patterns that are quick to make, realistically shaped, and lovingly designed to mimic nature's cutest critters.

I founded Nattypat in 2010 when a slightly obsessive urge to make cute things became unbearable. In all honesty, if I didn't share my creations with ...

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