Crochet Patterns

Calico Critter Baby Skirt

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My latest crochet pattern is this cute little baby skirt for the Calico Critter baby figure. With only 3 rounds, this pattern works up really quickly, I made one up in less than half an hour.

You will need:

  • cotton crochet thread #10
  • 10/1.30mm crochet hook
  • cord elastic
  • scissors
  • needle, to weave in ends

Sizes: crawling baby figure

Difficulty level: intermediate

Glossary of terms used in this pattern:

ch = chain      sl-st = slip-stitch      sc = single crochet      dc = double crochet      V-stitch = double crochet, chain 1, double crochet, all in same stitch      Rnd(s) = round(s)      st(s) = stitch(es)

 

Skirt:

ch 14, join with sl-st to first ch, ch 1.

Cut a piece of cord elastic about 4 inches long.

Rnd 1: crocheting over the cord elastic, sc in each ch around, join with sl-st to first st. Fasten off. Try waistband on your figure and tie ends in a knot. Trim ends close to knot.

Rnd 2: join thread with sl-st to underside of foundation chain, ch 4 & dc in same space as sl-st, *skip 1 stitch, V-stitch in next ch* repeat from *to* 9 more times, join with sl-st to 3rd ch of the ch 4.

Rnd 3: ch 3, 2 dc in ch 1 space of V-stitch,  sl-st, ch 3, 2 dc, in each V-stitch ch 1 space, at the end of the round join with sl-st to first shell.

Fasten off & weave in ends.

Pattern is for personal use only, not for commercial use.

 

 

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