This pattern teaches you how to make Jingle the Reindeer crochet toy.
(Please note: This listing is for crochet amigurumi PATTERN and not the finished product!! If you are looking for the finished product, you can find the made-to-order amigurumi here: Jingle the reindeer amigurumi.)
This pattern is quite straight forward and is suitable for beginners who have basic crochet knowledge and sewing skills and like a more challenging project. For the experienced amigurumists, do note that some parts of the pattern requires crocheting in oval instead of the usual circular style. It comes with 11 pages of detailed instructions and 26 photos to help you follow along.
The stitches and techniques that you will need to know for this pattern are:
- Crocheting an oval
- Crocheting in continuous round,
- forming a magic ring,
- sc - single crochet
- sc inc - single crochet increase
- sc dec - single crochet decrease
- ch - chain stitch
- ss - slip stitch
Using fingering yarn with 2.5mm hook will produce a reindeer of about 11.5cm/4.5in tall. It will be bigger if you use a thicker yarn and smaller if you use a thinner yarn.
The materials you will need for this project will be (based on fingering yarn):
- Tan yarn
- Cream yarn
- Yellow yarn
- Red yarn
- Dark brown yarn
- Black embroidery thread
- Crochet Hook 2.5mm (or a hook size suitable for your yarn)
- Felting needle + pink felting wool OR pink felt and glue
- Yarn needle
The pattern is a downloadable PDF file and you will need a reader on your device or pc to open it. A link will be sent to your email to download your file after you purchased it. Feel free to contact me for any questions regarding the pattern.
Please do not copy, share or sell this pattern. If you sell the finished doll, please credit Snacksies Handicraft Corner for the design.