Trust in the Lord, and do good;dwell in the land and befriend faithfulness. Delight yourself in the Lord,and He will give you the desires of your heart. Psalm 37:3-4

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Free amigurumi crochet pattern: The Frog Prince


Frog Prince


Worsted Weight Yarn Colors:
Green-one skein or less
Beige-one skein or less
Black, white, and red-small amounts

Other Supplies:
F/5 (3.75 MM) crochet hook
Yarn or tapestry needle
Scissors
Stitchmarkers
Polyester Fiberfill

Back Feet
Use green. Make 2.
Rnd 1: Sc 6 in magic ring OR Ch 2, Sc 6 in 2nd ch from hook
Row 1: Inc 3, ch and turn
Row 2: Sc 6, ch and turn
Row 3: Sc 6, ch and turn
Row 4: Sc 6
Finish off.
Front Feet
Use green. Make 2.
Rnd 1: Sc 6 in magic ring OR Ch 2, Sc 6 in 2nd ch from hook
Row 1: Inc 3, ch and turn
Row 2: Sc 6, ch and turn
Row 3: Sc 6
Finish off.
Back Legs
Use green. Make 2.
Rnd 1: Sc 6 in magic ring OR Ch 2, Sc 6 in 2nd ch from hook
Rnd 2: (Inc, Sc 2) rep 2 times( 8 sts)
Rnds 3-4: Sc 8 (8 sts)
Rnd 5: (Inc, Sc 3) rep 2 times (10 sts)
Rnds 6-10: Sc 10 (10 sts)
Rnd 11: (Dec, Sc 3) rep 2 times (8 sts)
Rnd 12: (Dec, Sc 2) rep 2 times (6 sts)
Finish off.   Sew a back foot to the base of each leg.
Body
Use beige
Rnd 1: Sc 5 in magic ring OR Ch 2, Sc 5 in 2nd ch from hook
Rnd 2: Inc 5 (10 sts)
Rnd 3:  (Inc, Sc 1) rep 5 (15 sts)
Rnd 4: Sc 15 (15 sts)
Rnd 5: (Inc, Sc 2) rep 5 times (20 sts)
Rnd 6: Sc 20 (20 sts)
Rnd 7: (Inc, Sc 3) rep 5 times (25 sts)
Rnd 8: Sc 25 (25 sts)               
Finish off.  Sew the two front feet to the base of the body pointing forward (the open portion is the top of the body).  Sew the two legs to the back of the body; I sewed the legs together near the ankles with a few stitches so their tops would angle outward like a “V”. 
Inner Mouth
Use red.
Rnd 1: Sc 5 in magic ring OR Ch 2, Sc 5 in 2nd ch from hook
Rnd 2: Inc 5 (10 sts)
Rnd 3:  (Inc, Sc 1) rep 5 (15 sts)
Rnd 4: (Inc, Sc 2) rep 5 times (20 sts)
Finish off.  Stuff the body and sew the inner mouth over the opening at the top of the body using beige yarn.
Eyes
Use white. Make 2.
Rnd 1: Sc 5 in magic ring OR Ch 2, Sc 5 in 2nd ch from hook
Rnd 2: Inc 5 (10 sts)
Rnd 3: Sc 10 (10 sts)
Finish off.  Use black yarn to sew pupils on the front of each eye.
Crown
Start with red yarn.
Rnd 1: Sc 6 in magic ring OR Ch 2, Sc 6 in 2nd ch from hook
Rnd 2: Inc 6 (12 sts)
Switch to yellow yarn.
Rnd 3: Sc 12 (12 sts)
Rnd 4: Sc 12 in the back (or inner) loops only (12 sts)
Rnd 5: Sc 12 (12 sts)
Finish off. In the loops that remain from Rnd 4, Sc in the first loop; Sc, Ch2 in the second loop.  Repeat 6 times around until you’ve stitched in all twelve loops.  Sl st into the first loop Sc to close the ring and then finish off the crown.
Head                       
Use green yarn.
Rnd 1: Sc 5 in magic ring OR Ch 2, Sc 5 in 2nd ch from hook
Rnd 2: Inc 5 (10 sts)
Rnd 3:  (Inc, Sc 1) rep 5 (15 sts)
Rnd 4: (Inc, Sc 2) rep 5 times (20 sts)
Rnd 5: (Inc, Sc 3) rep 5 times (25 sts)
Rnd 6: Sc 25 (25 sts)        
Rnd 7: In the front (or outer) loops only (Inc, Sc 1) rep 7 times.  In both loops, Sc 11.
Finish off. Sew the head to the body, lining up the back of the body with the “Sc 11” portion of the head.  The front loop only stitches form the frog’s upper lip.  Sew the eyes and the crown to the top of the head.

All designs on this blog are my original work.  Please do not sell these patterns.  Feel free to sell items made from these patterns  if you credit me as designer.




 I'm thinking of making a version of this in blue with a wizard's cap.  What do you think?

4 comments:

  1. a wizard's cap would look good too .. I think he's the cutest frog I've seen .. nice work ..

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  2. He is so adorable! I'm glad you let people sell your stuff too (a lot of people don't do that). I'm pinning some of your patterns because they are amazing! Thanks!

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  3. Yea for a wizard's cap. This is a very fancy frog - humorous! We all need to laugh. Thanks.

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  4. So refreshing to see a bible verse with a crochet pattern not many people publish bible verses! Keep up the faith in everything you do in life! And yes I think a wizard hat would be great!

    Tammie

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