Pine Cone Elf
The pattern is written in English, using American crochet terminology, and includes US/UK conversion charts for both stitches and hook sizes. It is full of hints, tips and photos that help you along the way. For beginners instructions of basic crochet stitches are provided.
Difficulty Level: advanced beginner Skills required are sl st, sc, hdc, dc and increase/decrease sts. The crocheted parts are glued to the pine cone.
The eyes are embroidered, alternatively you may use 5mm safety plastic eyes.
Finished Size: if done with cotton fingering-weight yarn (4 ply), 2.5mm hook, it is 12cm (4.7”) high and 5.5cm (2.1”) wide with hat bent. This may vary depending on the yarn and hook size you decide to use as well as on the dimension of the pine cone. Mine is 5.5cm (2.1”) high and 6cm (2.3”) in diameter.
Thanks for looking at my pattern! Mary