Crochet Pattern Alfie Atkins and Malcolm / Virkmönster Alfons Åberg


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Crochet Pattern - Alfie Atkins and Malcolm
Virkmönster - Alfons Åberg och Mållgan

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I just love the books about Alfie Atkins. He is a fictional character created by the swedish author Gunilla Bergstöm. Alfie Atkins have an imaginary friend named Malcolm (Moggie in English TV-version), that only Alfie can see. As Alfie grows up he gets real friends such as Milla and Victor (Viktor).

When I saw an Alfie Atkins doll in the shop I immediately decided to try creating a crochet version of him. I went home and started design my very own Alfie. He was soon followed by his imaginary friend Malcolm.

The crochet pattern "Alfie Atkins & Malcolm" is a detailed pattern, written in English with US crochet terminology. It consists of 2 PDF:
1. Written Crochet Pattern, 9 pages including a lot of pictures showing you how to do.
2. A list of suggested yarns substitutions for Järbo Soft Cotton

Finished size is approx 35 cm (13,8 inches) from head to toe

Aran / 10 ply (I have used Järbo Soft Cotton)

Other material:
Felt or fabric for the eyes
Black sewing thread for Alfie.
Grey sewing thread for Malcolm
Fabric glue (optionally)
Stuffing (I usually buy cheap pillows and use the stuffing from them)
Tapestry Needle and sewing needle

You will also need a Sewing Machine to zig-zag around the eyes.

Crochet Hook:
3 mm, US- D, UK- 11 or the hook size you need to obtain gauge 21 stitches x 24 rows = 4” x 4” (10 x 10 cm)
1,5 mm (or smallest size of crochet hook you have)

Skills needed: Basic crochet skills
Abbrevations in this crochet pattern:
Round (Rnd)
Row (Row)
Chain (ch)
Stitch (St)
Single crochet (sc)
Half double crochet (hdc)
Double crochet (dc)
Slip stitch (SlSt)
front loop
back loop
Decrease (dec): crochet 2 stitches together
Increase (inc): 2 sc in same stitch
Yarn over (YO)

If you have any problems with or questions about this pattern, please feel free to contact me. I will do my very best to help you.

This item is fanmade. I own the written PDF pattern rights, not the actual character. Alfie Atkins is copyright Gunilla Bergström and Bok-Makaren AB.

©2014 Swala - All rights reserved. This pattern is for PERSONAL USE ONLY! The pattern may not be reproduced, translated, published, altered or resold.

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Virkmönster - Alfons Åberg och Mållgan

När jag såg en Alfons Åberg-docka i butiken blev jag genast sugen på att virka en egen variant. Detta virkmönster innehåller instruktioner för att virka både Alfons Åberg och Mållgan.
Virkmönstret är mycket detaljerat och består av 9 sidor med instruktioner samt många bilder som visar hur du ska göra.

Alfons och Mållgan är ca 35 cm långa

Du behöver ha grundläggande kunskaper i virkning. De maskor som förekommer i mönstret är
fm: fast maska
lm: luftmaska
sm: smygmaska
st: stolpe
hst: halvstolpe

Järbo Soft Cotton

3 mm (eller den storlek på virknål du behöver för att hålla masktätheten 21 m x 24 v = 10 x 10 cm) samt virknål 1,5 mm (till tummen)

Övrigt material:
Filt eller tyg till ögonen
Svart sytråd till Alfons och grå sytråd till Mållgan
Symaskin (för att zick-zacka runt ögonen)
Ev textillim
Vadd (jag brukar köpa billiga kuddar och använda vadden från dom)
Stoppnål och synål

Om du har några frågor är du hjärtligt välkommen att kontakta mig. Jag ska göra mitt bästa för att svara.

©2014 Swala - All rights reserved. This pattern is for PERSONAL USE ONLY! The pattern may not be reproduced, translated, sold, altered or resold.

Copyright gäller enbart PDF-mönstret. För figurerna Alfons Åberg och Mållgan gäller copyright Gunilla Bergström och Bok-Makaren AB.

Average review
Dec 8, 2017 by Bettina
Väldigt enkelt mönster, bra förklarat
Jan 7, 2017 by Amanda Grandt
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Really cute - brings back memories :o)
Jun 9, 2015 by Mettecharlotte
Thank You Very Much :)
Feb 3, 2015 by Jytte Isberg

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