These are so fun - and they really fly!!
I was throwing them across the room,
for some indoor exercise with the pooches.
The pooches are so proud of themselves,
for bringing them back to me.
Please, Add This Crochet Pattern to Your
The 2 small ones measure 5 inches,
Purple is 2 strands of acrylic,
and the Yellow green is
1 strand acrylic and 1 strand Reflective yarn.
The large one measures 7 inches
and is 1 strand cotton yarn and 1 strand Acrylic yarn.
Skill - Easy peasy
What you Need:
Small amount of Any Worsted Weight yarns, Can be acrylic or cotton.
G hook for 5 inch, or H hook 7 inch ( these approximate sizes)
Yarn Needle - for sewing in ends.
Chain - ch
Slip Stitch - sl st
Single Crochet - sc
Notes: Pattern is worked in rounds. Stitch tightly for best results.
Pattern is worked using 2 strands of yarn together. St counts are in ( ).
You may find it curing up some around R: 4, But don't worry it will flatten out.
Ok, lets get started:
R : 1 - Ch 10, join in a circle with a sl st, work 20 sc in the circle, DO NOT JOIN ( 20 sc)
R : 2 - 1 sc in the 1st st, 2 sc in the next st, Repeat around (30)
R : 3 - 1 sc in the next 3 sc, 2 sc in the next sc, Repeat around,
1 sc in the last 2 sc, ( 37)
R : 4 - 1 sc in the next 5 sc, 2 sc in the next sc, Repeat around,
1 sc in the last 3 sc ( 43)
Skip to R : 6 for a 5 inch toy
R : 5 - 1 sc in the next 7 sc, 2 sc in the next sc, Repeat around
1sc in the last 3 sc, ( 48)
R : 6 - 1 sc in each sc, ( 48) ( 43 for 5 inch)
We will start decreasing here:
R : 7 - 1 sc in the next 7 sc, st the next 2 sctog, Repeat around,
1 sc in the last 2 sc ( 43)
R : 8 - 1 sc in the next 5 sc, st the next 2sctog, Repeat around
1 sc in the last sc,( 38)
R : 9 - 1 sc in the next sc, st the next 2 sctog, Repeat around
1 sc in the last sc( 26)
R : 10 - 1 sl in each sc around, (26) tie off and weave in ends.
Better then a ball, Because you don't knock over lamps
when playing in the house.
Plus my little pooches have a hard time getting
their small mouth around a ball.
These are perfect.
They love them so much, they took
them to their favorite sunny spot.