Materials:

  • Scheepjes Softfun (60% cotton, 40% acrylic) – #2431 Terracota
  • a little bit of pink and white yarn of the same thickness
  • 3 mm hook
  • 12 mm safety eyes
  • polyester fiberfill for stuffing
  • tapestry needle
  • stitch makers
  • a little bit of black yarn for eyelashes and smile
    Notes:
  • Work in continuous rounds, do not join or turn unless noted
  • Start with an adjustable ring (“Magic Ring”)
  • Use stitch markers to indicate the beginning of each row
  • You can use any yarn of the same thickness
  • It’s important you select the right hook; try to use another hook size if there are
    holes between stitches

Abbreviations:
Ch: chain
Sc: single crochet
Dc: double crochet
Inc: increase
Dec: decrease
Sl st: slip stitch
Skill level: Easy

Body-Head:
Start from the top. Stuff as you go.
Round 1: Sc 8 in magic ring {8}
Round 2: Inc x 8 {16}
Round 3: [Inc, sc 1] x 8 {24}
Round 4: [Inc, sc 2] x 8 {32}
Round 5: [Inc, sc 3] x 8 {40}
Round 6: [Inc, sc 4] x 8 {48}
Round 7: [Inc, sc 5] x 8 {56}
Round 8: [Inc, sc 6] x 8 {64}
Round 9: [Inc, sc 7] x 8 {72}
Round 10: [Inc, sc 8] x 8 {80}
Round 11: [Inc, sc 9] x 8 {88}
Round 12: [Inc, sc 10] x 8 {96}
Rounds 13-15: Sc around {96}
Round 16: [Dec, sc 10] x 8 {88}
Rounds 17-26: Sc around {88}
Round 27: [Dec, sc 9] x 8 {80}
Round 28: Sc around {80}
Round 29: [Dec, sc 8] x 8 {72}
Round 30: Sc around {72}
Round 31: [Dec, sc 7] x 8 {64}
Round 32: [Dec, sc 6] x 8 {56}
Round 33: [Dec, sc 5] x 8 {48}
Round 34: Sc around {48}
Round 35: [Dec, sc 4] x 8 {40}
Round 36: [Dec, sc 3] x 8 {32}
Round 37: [Dec, sc 2] x 8 {24}
Round 38: [Dec, sc 1] x 8 {16}
Round 39: Dec around {8

Stem:
With brown yarn.
Round 1: Sc 6 in magic ring {6}
Rounds 2-5: Sc around {6}
Fasten off leaving a long enough tail to sew stem to pumpkin.
Assembly:

  1. Attach the safety eyes between rows 20 and 21, about 14 stitches apart.
  2. Use the embroidery thread to sew on a mouth and eyelashes.ew stem to the pumpkin.
  3. Sew stem to the pumpkin.