Crochet pumpkin pattern

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Here is a crochet pumpkin pattern perfect for the Autumn/Fall season! The printable PDF pattern is available on my Etsy Store and in my store.
Pattern written in UK terms (See my crochet conversion chart)

Yarn: Stylecraft Special DK in Jaffa and Meadow

Hook: 4.5mm

Pumpkin measures about 2 1/2 inches in width.

Stitches used:

ss- Slip stitch
dc- Double crochet
tog- Together

If you prefer to watch the video tutorial you can find it below. (or click here)

 

For the Pumpkin:

Using orange yarn. Working each round in circles

Foundation: Chain 2

Round 1: 10dc into first chain

Round 2: 2dc into each dc (20 stitches)

Round 3: dc into each stitch

Round 4: 2dc into each stitch (40 stitches)

Round 5-8: dc into each stitch (40 stitches in each round)

Round 9: dc2tgr (20 stitches)

Round 10: dc in each stitch (20 stitches)

Start stuffing the pumpkin

Round 11: dc2tog (10 stitches)

Further stuff the pumpkin if needed

Round 12: dc2tog (5 stitches) dc into opposite stitch in order to close the hole. Tie off leaving an extra long tail (30cm or more)

Attach a darning need to your end. Thread the needle from the bottom of the pumpkin to the top. Thread the needle from the bottom of the pumpkin to the top again and pull tight on the yarn (this will make your indentations) Continue this 6 times making the spaces even. Tie off.

For the leaves:

Using green yarn

Foundation: Chain 2

Round 1: 8dc into first chain and connect

Round 2: *chain 3, skip a stitch, ss into next stitch* 4 times. Connect and tie off leaving a long end.

Sew onto the pumpkin and hide your ends.

 

Hope you love the pumpkin! Don’t forget to share your projects with me! @bellacoco_ on Twitter and Instagram using #bellacococrochet

 

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