Crochet Christmas Elf Coaster

Supplies

Tools

Abbreviations

CHChain
DCDouble Crochet
DECDecrease
INCIncrease
MRMagic Ring
SCSingle Crochet
SSSlip Stitch
*A* × BRepeat “A” for a number of B times
( X )Work all of “X” in ONE stitch

Gauge

5 increment rounds of DC = 10 cm
Pattern: Body

Pattern

Body

i.e. the coaster. You may work all rounds on the right side or alternate by turning every other round to create different textures.

RoundStitchesCount
1Begin with 12 DC in MR12
212 INC24
3*DC, INC* × 1236
4*INC, 2 DC* × 1248
5*3 DC, INC* × 1260

Mine is 10 cm across. Increase or reduce rounds to better fit your cuppa~

Hat + Head

RoundStitchesCountColour
1Begin with 4 SC in MR4
2SC in each stitch4
34 INC8
4SC in each stitch8
5*INC, SC* × 412
6SC in each stitch12
7*2 SC, INC* × 416
8SC in each stitch16
9*INC, SC* × 824
10~12SC in each stitch24
13*DEC, 2 SC* × 618
14*SC, DEC* × 612

You may choose to stuff it and then proceed to DEC and close the head.
For mine, I folded and weaved through the next 5 stitches (leaving a stitch at each end) before attaching on the body.

Arms (2)

RoundStitchesCountColour
1Begin with 6 SC in MR6
26 INC12
3SC in each stitch12
4SC in each stitch12
3SC in each stitch12
6*DEC, SC* × 48

Feet (2)

RoundStitchesCountColour
1Begin with 6 SC in MR6
26 INC12
3SC in each stitch12
4SC in each stitch12
3SC in each stitch12
6*DEC, SC* × 48

You may choose to stuff them. I fold them and weave through the next 3 stitches (leaving a stitch at each end) before attaching on the body. I attach each arm about 4 stitches away from the head, and then the feet 12 stitches away from the arms.

And we are done!
Video Tutorial

Go on and check out the other Christmas Coasters!

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