This is a great crochet project super easy and fun!
Plus it's makes great kids take along toy for when going out!!
Red Heart Yarns used in Pattern:
Other Materials used:
Felt in (yellow, white, brown and black)
Sewing Needle & Thread
To make the Bag: with Blue Yarn & G Hook (make 2)
Row 1. 1sc in 24sts, ch1 & turn.
Rows 2-15. repeat row 1, FO blue and continue to row 16.
Attach Yellow Yarn with a slst and ch1
Row 16. 1sc in the FLO in each st across, ch1 & turn-26sts.
Rows 17-30. 1sc in each st across, ch1 & turn.
Row 31. 1sc in the BLO in each st, ch1 & turn.
Row 32. 1sc in each st, ch1 & turn.
Rows 33-47. repeat row 32, FO row 47
Attach Blue Yarn with a slst, ch1
Row 48. 1sc in each st across and FO-24sts.
Before sealing the bag, sew all the pieces on first. Then with yellow yarn seal both sides of the bag by working 1slst all the way across where the blue and yellow come together & FO.
To make the Eye: with Grey Yarn & D Hook (use a stitch marker)
Row 1. 6sc in the 2nd st from the hook.
Row 2. 2sc in each st-12sts.
Row 3. 1sc in 1, 2sc in the next st-18sts.
Row 4. 1sc in 2, 2sc in the next st-24sts.
Row 5. 1sc in the FLO in each st-24sts.
Row 6. 1sc in each st-24sts.
Row 7. repeat row 6
Row 8. 1sc in the BLO in 24sts.
Row 9. 1sc in each st-24sts.
Row 10. repeat row 9 and FO.
Cut out a piece of white felt to fit inside the eye. Cut out a small piece of brown & black, and glue in place. Cut out a small piece of yellow felt and make the eye lid.
To make the Black Band for the goggle: with F Hook
Row 1. 1sc in 24sts, ch1 & turn.
Row 2. repeat row 1 and FO.
Sew eye to the band and then sew the band to the front of the bag.
To make the Tongue: with Light Raspberry & G Hook
Row 1. 5sc in 2nd st from the hook.
Row 2. 2sc in each st-10sts.
Row 3. 1sc, 2sc in the next st-15sts.
Row 4. 1sc in each st-15sts.
Rows 5-7. repeat row 4 and FO.
Pinch the tongue in the middle and sew in place underneath the eye.
To make the Tic-Tac-Toe Bars: with Yellow & D Hook
Make 2, ch25 and FO
Make 2, 17 and FO
Sew to the blue front side of the bag.
The front & side closures: with Blue Yarn & G Hook (make 2)
Row 1. 1sc in 18sts and FO.
Sew in place like in the photo.
You can make these little X's & O's or use buttons.
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Purple Monster Minion Inspired Hat and Goggles Pattern©
Color A Spring Green
Color B Dark Forest Green
Small amount of Yellow & White
Sewing needle Flower buttons (4) The buttons are not crucial, kids like them. I put them also to add to the look of the bag.
hdc-half double crochet
1 sc in each st across, ch1 turn
Repeat Row 1 for
Rows 2-55 if not doing the buttons sc to row 56 like the above rows
1 sc in first st, ch 3, sk next 3 sts, 1 sc in next 17sts, ch 3, sk bext 3 sts, 1sc in the next st
Row 57wk 4 sc in each of button holes, then wk 1 sc in each st across and fasten off.
Attach dark green into any st, ch 1, wk 1 sc in every st all the way around the rectangle.
Now fold your bag so that you have about 1 inch at the bottom half. Sew your buttons on making sure they line up with the button holes.
With dark green thread sew up the sides of the bag leaving about 1/2 inch, that will leave enough room for the buttons.
Ch 36 or enough to fit around your child's hand when folded in half.
Row 1, wk 1 sc in each st across, fasten off.
Sew one side of handle to the inside of the bag near the button hole. Sew the other half on the inside flap.
Make 2 horizontal lines
Ch about 28, wk 1 sc in every st across, fasten off.
Make 2 vertican lines
Ch about 22, sc in each st across and fasten off.
Sew all 4 lines in place on the inside flap.
For the vine on the front of bag.
Make a chain long enough to reach from the bottom of one corner on the right and one on the upper left corner of the bag. Sew to the front of the bag.
With yellow yarn make the center of the flower
Row 1, wk 6 sc in the 2nd st from hook
Row 2, wk 2 sc in each st around, fasten off (12sts)
With white make pedals
1 trl in the same st as ch 3, ch 3 sl st into the same st. sl st into the next st and repeat.
Repeat 7 times.
To make the markers I used a much thinner yarn and a size C crochet hook. I followed the patten above but used a dc instead.
For the Leaf
wk 1 sl st in the 1st ch st, 1 sc in the next, hdc, wk 2 dc in the next, ch 1, wk 1 hdc, 1 sc, 1 sl st, fasten off.
Use a smaller hook to make the maker leaves.
Here's another variation in yellow & pink and I used buttons for the game pieces...
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