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Saturday, October 12, 2013

Free Halloween Ghostly Family Pattern© By Connie's Spot©

Free Halloween Ghostly Family Pattern©

(this picture was shot with a black light)
This free pattern is for all 5 ghosts and their accessories.

Materials Used:
Red Heart yarn in
White, Black, Pumpkin Orange, Spring Green, Tan
Tiny amounts of Red Heart Celebration yarn in Pink-Silver,
Light Pink and Yellow
Two sets of 9mm safety eyes in black for the large ghost
6 Tiny black buttons for the eyes of the little ghost
Needle and matching threads
Small amount of black felt
Small amount of glue
Hook sizes E and G
Tapestry Needle
Stitch marker
Poly-Fil

Abbreviations used in this pattern:
sc-single crochet
hdc-half double crochet
BLO-back loops only
FLO-front loops only
ch-chain
sts-stitches
Inc-increase
Dec-decrease
FO-fasten off
st-stitch
wk-work
sk-skip
sl-slip
 
To make the big ghost body use a G hook
With white yarn
Ch 2 does not count as the first st

Ch 2
Row 1. Wk 6 sc in the second ch from the hook-6sts.

Row 2. 2 sc in each st around, ch 1 and turn-12sts.

Row 3. 1 sc in the first st, 2 sc in the next st, repeat around, ch 1 and turn-18sts.

Row 4. 1 sc in 2 sc sts, 2 sc in the next st, repeat around ch 1 and turn-24sts.

Row 5. 1 sc in the next 3 sc sts, 2 in the next st, repeat ch 1 and turn-30sts.

Row 6. 1 sc in 4 sc sts, 2 in the next st, repeat ch 1 and turn-36sts.

Row 7. 1 sc in each st around, ch 1 and turn-36sts.

Rows 8-27. (Repeat row 7)-36sts.

Place safety eyes in about the thirteenth or fourteenth rows about 4 sts apart.

Row 28. 1 sc in 5 sts, 2 sc in the next, ch 1 and turn-42sts.
Row 29. 1 sc in each st around, ch 1 and turn-42sts.

Row 30. 1 sc in 5 sts, 2 sc in the next st. ch 1 and turn-49sts.

Row 31. 1 sc in each st around, ch 1 and turn-49sts.

Rows 32-33. (Repeat row 31)-49sts.

Row 34. In this row inc  2 sts evenly around until you have a total of 54sts.

Rows 35-37. 1 sc in each st around, Fo and stuff lightly-54sts.

Add a smile or a scary mouth to each ghost.


Big Ghost Arms make 2 with a G hook
Ch 2

Row 1. Wk 6 sc in the second ch from the hook-6sts.

Row 2. 2 sc in each st around, ch 1 and turn-12sts.

Rows 3-15. Repeat row 2, stuff lightly and dec closed and FO.

Sew arms to sides of ghost. 

To make the ghost dad’s hat with a G hook
With black yarn

Repeat rows 1-6 of the ghost body, in the last st ch 2, because now
switching to hdc

Row 7. 1 hdc in BLO in each st around, join and ch 2-

Rows 8-10. Working in both loops 1 hdc in each st around, join and ch 2.

Row 11. Wk 1 hdc in the FLO, join and ch 2.

Don’t worry if it curls up it won’t when finished.

Row 12. Wk 1 hdc in 5sts, 2 hdc in the next all the way around, join and ch 2.

Row 13. Wk 1 hdc in 2 sts, 2 hdc in the next st, all the way around and FO.

To make the band just make a ch long enough to go all the way around the hat and FO.
 For the mustache and G hook

With black yarn

Ch 12

Wk. 1 sl st in the first st, then 1 sc, 1 hdc, 1 dc, 3 dc in the next st,

1 sl st, 3 dc in the next st, 1 dc, 1 hdc, 1 sc, 1 sl st, FO and sew it in place








 
For her bathing suit with a G hook








 

I used Red Heart Celebration yarn in pink-silver
make 2

Ch 6

Row 1. Wk 1 sc in each st across, ch 1 and turn.

Row 2. 1 sc in each st, ch 1 and turn.

Row 3. Dec 2. 1 sc in the next st, dec 2, ch and turn.

Row 4. 1 sc in each st, ch 1 and turn.

Row 5. Dec 2, 1 sc, ch 1 and turn.

Row 6. Dec 2 and make a ch long enough to go around her arm and back like in the picture. Sew the two pieces together in the front.

Then make a ch long enough to reach across her back and the two front pieces. Sew together like a bathing suit.

 
For her sun hat and a G hook
Use tan yarn

Repeat rows 1-6 of the ghost bottom, sl st the last row and ch up 2-36sts.

Rows 7-10. Wk 1 hdc in each st around, join and ch 2-36sts.

Row 12. 1 hdc in the BLO all the way around, join and ch 2-36sts.

Row 13. Working in both loops, 1 hdc in 4 sts, 2 hdc in the next st all the way around.

Row 14. 1 hdc in 2 sts, 2 hdc in the next st, all the way around and FO.

For the pink flower and a G hook
Ch 2

Wk 6 sc in the second ch from the hook and FO.

Attach pink yarn in any st 
Ch 2 wk 2 dc in the first st, sl st in the same st, 1 sc in the next st, 3 dc in the next st, sl st in the same st, 1 sc in the next. Repeat till you have 4 petals and FO.

With spring green make the band around the hat like the dad ghost.
Sew the band and flower to hat.

For the little ghost body use a G hook
For the batman ghost put the eyes on after making the mask.
That way you know exactly where they should go.

Repeat rows 1 through 3 of the big ghost.

Row 4. 1 sc in each st around, ch 1 and turn-18sts.

Rows 5-14. Repeat row 4

Row 15. 1 sc in 2 sts, 2 sc in the next st, around ch 1 and turn-24sts.

Row 16-18. 1 sc in each st around, ch 1 and turn. In the eighteenth row FO.

Sew the tiny black buttons or the small safety eyes around the fourth or fifth rows.

To make the bottom of the little ghost with a G hook
Repeat rows 1-4 of the big ghost. Attach the bottom of the little ghost the same way you did the big ghost.

Arms for the little ghost make 2 for each
Ch 2

Row 1. Wk 6 sc in the second ch from the hook-6sts.

Row 2. 2 sc in each st around, ch 1 and turn-12sts.

Rows 3-9. 1 sc in each st around, ch 1 and turn-12sts.
After row 9 dec sts close and FO.
Sew to sides of ghost.


 For the little Batman with G hook and
black yarn
Mask


Ch 2

Row 1. Wk 6 sc in the second ch from hook.

Row 2. Wk 2 sc in each st around.

Row 3. 1 sc in the first st, sc 2 in the next st, around-18sts.

Rows 4 . 1 sc in each st around-18sts.

To make the eyes for the mask.

Row 5. Ch 3 sk 1 st and wk 1sc in the next st, ch 3 sk 1 st and 1 sc in each st around.

Rows 6-7. 1 sc in each st including the ch sts for the eyes FO.

With a small amount of black felt cut-out tall pointy ears and sew them on each side of the mask.

For the belt with G hook
Make a ch long enough to go around his waist and wk 1 hdc

In each st around and FO.

With yellow ch 5 wk 1 hdc in each st and FO, sew to the belt.

Sew the belt in place.

For the cape  G hook








 
Ch 14

Row 1. 1 hdc in the second st and in each st around, ch 2 and turn-12sts.

Row 2. Wk 2 hdc in the first st, 1 hdc in 10 sts, 2 hdc in the last st ch 3 and turn-14sts.

Row 3. 1 hdc in each st around, ch 2 and turn-14sts.

Row 4. 2 hdc in the first st, 1 hdc in the next 12 sts, 2 in the last st, ch 2 and turn-16sts.

Row 5. 1 hdc in each st, ch 2 and turn-16sts.

Row 6. 2 hdc in the first st, 1 hdc in 14 sts, 2 hdc in the last st, ch 2 and turn-18sts.

Row 7. 1 hdc in each st, ch 1 and turn-18sts.

Row 8. 1 sc in the first st, 1 dc, ch 2, sl st into the same st as the dc st, 1 sc in the next 2 sts, repeat this all the way down and end with 1 sc and FO. Sew cape around the ghost.
For the Pumpkin Face and a G hook
With pumpkin orange

Ch 25 join and ch 1

Row 1. 1 sc in each st around-24sts

Row 2. 1 sc in the first st, 2 sc in the next, all the way around-you should have about 38sts.

Rows 3-6. 1sc in each st around.

Row 7. Ch 5, sk 5 sts, 1 sc in the next 13 sts, ch 5, sk 5, 1 sc in the rest of the sts.

Row 8. 1 sc in the next 3 sts, dec 2, repeat all the way around.

Row 9. 1 sc in the first st, dec 2, all the way around, sl st and FO.

Use a little poly-fil on the inside of the pumpkin suit to make it
look more pumpkin like.

Attach spring green in any st
Wk 1 sc in each st around, do not FO.

Ch 4, 1 sl st, 1 sc, 1 hdc, sk 1 st, sl st in the next st, 1 sc in the next, repeat all the way around and FO.

With black felt cut out a pumpkin face and attach to the costume with a little glue.
 
For the hat and G hook
With spring green Ch 2

Row 1. Wk 6 sc in the second ch from the hook-6sts.

Row 2. 2 sc in each st around, ch 1 and turn-12sts.

Row 3. 1 sc in the first st, 2 sc in the next st, repeat around, ch 1 and turn-18sts.

Rows 4-7. 1 sc in each st around, in the last st FO.


For the stem
Ch 6, wk 1 sc in 4 sts, sl st in the last st and FO.

For the small leaf use a smaller hook (I used an E hook)
Ch 4, 1 sl st, 1 sc, 6 hdc, working on the other side.
wk 1 sc, 1 sl st and FO.




 
For the Clown Wig with a G hook
Ch 2
Row 1. Wk 6 sc in the second ch from the hook-6sts.

Row 2. 2 sc in each st around, ch 1 and turn-12sts.

Row 3. 1 sc in the first st, 2 sc in the next st, repeat around, ch 1 and turn-18sts.

Row 4. 1 sc in each st around and FO-18sts.

To make the wig use multi colored strips of yarn. This will take some time. With a tapestry needle thread each piece of yarn through the small wig and tie a knot. Trim the pieces and fray the ends.
 
To make the nose with red yarn and G hook
Ch 2 wk 3 sc tightly in the second ch from the hook. FO and sew in place.


For the Clown feet with red yarn and G hook

Ch2
Row 1. Wk 8 sc in the second from the hook.
1 sc in each st, crochet tightly and dec your sts until
you have a round ball. Do not FO.

Ch 5, 1 sc in each st and FO.

Sew feet to the bottom.


For the “ Happy Halloween” banner use orange yarn and a G hook, make 14 triangles




Ch 8
Row 1. 1 sc in 7 sts, ch 1 and turn-7sts.

Row 2. Dec 2, 1 sc in the 3 sts, dec 2, ch 1 and turn-5sts.

Row 3. 1 sc in each st around, ch 1 and turn-5sts.

Row 4. Dec 2, 1 sc in next st, dec next 2, ch 1 and turn-3sts.

Row 5. Dec 2 sts, 1 sc in the last st, ch 1 and turn-2sts.

Row 6. Dec the lat to sts and FO.

With black yarn and tapestry needle make the letters.
With 1 strand of orange yarn and 1 strand of black, make a ch
long enough to attach the letters and a little extra for attaching to the ghost.





With black, green and orange with an E hook
Make the Little Pumpkins

Ch 2
Row 1. Wk 1 sc in the second ch from the hook-6sts.

Row 2. 2 sc in each st around-12sts

Rows 3-6. 1 sc in each st around, FO on the sixth row.


To make the handle use a C hook and attach to the pumpkin in any st and ch enough to attach it to the other side of the pumpkin. So it looks like a handle on one of those plastic pumpkins.

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