----This is a CROCHET PATTERN and NOT the finished toy----
Ever wondered what the big splash behind your boat was? Feel a bit of spray tickling your cheeks? Well, refresh your memory of those experiences by crocheting one of the most massive gentle creatures in our oceans: the whale! This cute little aquatic wonder will sit on your mantle reminding you of the days you want to escape to snorkel, scuba, or even just wriggle your toes in the sand.
So pick up that hook, and crochet this underwater ballerina in to your life!
This pattern is written in English, using US Crochet Terms. The pattern PDF file includes a detailed written description and crochet instructions, with clear step-by-step photos (where needed) to show how to make the item.
This is a medium-intermediate skilled pattern as stitches required include: • Slip Stitch • Chain Stitch • Single Crochet • Increasing/decreasing • working in the rounds • Front Loop only
Measurements Approximately 3 in tall x 4 in wide Materials Used -Sewing yarn needle -Polyfill stuffing -10 mm solid black eyes -Hook: G 4.0mm -Yarn: Body- 3.5oz/100g light blue Belly – 3.5oz/100g ivory Water – 3.5oz/100g blue
*Changing the size of the yarn and hook will increase or decrease the overall size of the Whale. Make it your own!*
*If interested in making this MUCH larger, then simply multiply each step by the amount larger you want. Ex: If you would like your whale 3 times larger than this pattern makes, then multiply the amount of stitches at the end of each round or row by 3! Think of the possibilities!!*
The pattern is in .pdf format so you will need Adobe Reader to open the document and print it. Please check your Purchases section for your Instant Download PDF once payment has been made. Pattern MAY NOT be shared, passed on to others, re-sold, or redistributed in any other way.