This lovey is the cutest thing! I saw the idea on Pinterest and had to give it a go! I am not a fast crocheter so this took me about 8 hours.😬 It was totally worth it though! I used the tulip stitch from The Unraveled Mitten. Enjoy!!😊
Dc: double crochet
Sc: single crochet
Ts: tulip stitch
Sl: slip stitch
Color A: medium blue
Color B: teal
Color C: light green
Tulip Stitch: by The Unraveled Mitten
Row 1: Dc in 3 Ch from hook, Ch 2, Sc in next Ch * skip 2 Chs. 2 Dc in next St, Ch 2, Sc in next Ch. Repeat from * across. Turn
Row 2: Ch 2, Skip 1￼ St. (2 Dc, Ch 2, Sc) in Ch 2 space. *Skip 3 Sts. (2 Dc, Ch 2, Sc) in Ch 2 space. Repeat from * across. Turn.
Blanket piece: color A
Row 1-22: Ts across
Border: color A
Round 1-3: Ts around. 2 Ts in corners
Round 4: with color B, Ts around. 2 Ts in corners
Round 5: with color C, Ts around 2 Ts in corners
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and across. Ch 1 (6)
Row 2: Sc in 2nd chain from hook and across. Sl in last st. Ch 1 (5)
Row 3-end: repeat 1-2 until one Sc is left. Tie off. Set aside.
In magic circle, 8 Sc. Join with a Sl. Ch 1
Row 1: 2 Sc in each St across. Join with a Sl. Ch 1
Row 2: 1 Sc in each St for 8 St. Sl in next st. Ch 1
Row 3: 1 Sc in next 8 St. tie off. Set aside.
In a magic circle, Sc 8 connect with a Sl, Ch 1
Row 1: 2 Sc in each st around (16) Ch 1
Row 2: 2 Sc in each st around (32) Ch 1
Row 3-10: 1 Sc in each stitch (32) Ch 1
Sew on ears, eye patch, and face. Stuff head
Row 11-14: Sc in every other st
In a magic circle, 8 Sc. Join with Sl and Ch 1
Row 1: 2 Sl in each St around. Join with a Sl (16)
Row 2-13: 1 Sc in each St. Join each round with a Sl.
Sew all parts (ears, eyes, nose, eye patch) onto face before stuffing head.
Sew arms on the bottom left and right side of the head
Pinch a corner of the blanket and place the puppy body in the position you want it in. Sew securely in place.
There you have it!!!