Santa Fridgie

© Dayna Audirsch, 2003. All Rights Reserved.

This great Santa Fridgie crochet pattern was generously contributed by Dayna Audirsch of Dayna's Crochet. Please contact Dayna with any problem you may encounter with this pattern.

What you will need: F hook; Small amounts of pink, white and red worsted weight yarn; googlie eyes; 3 small red beads and thread.

Terms: FLO: Front Loop Only; BL: Back Loop.

Instructions

Face/Beard

with pink, ch 4, join to form loop
round 1: Ch 3, 11 dc in loop, join (12 dc). Finish off.
round 2: (beard) join white in FLO, ch 1, (sc in dc FLO, 2 sc in next dc FLO) 3 times (9 sc), ch 1, turn. In free BL, dc in 1st BL, 2 sc in each BL across to last BL, 1 dc in last BL, sl st to top of 1st sc. Ch 1, turn. sl st in next 2 dc, 2 sc in next 7 dc, sl st in next 2 dc. sl st to pink (round 1), ch 1, 2 sc in next 6 dc (pink round), join with a sl st. Finish Off.

Hat
With Red, ch 2, hdc, sc, hdc in 2nd ch from hook
row 1: ch 2 (counts as 1st hdc here and for the rest of the rows), turn. sc in hdc, sc in next sc, (sc, hdc) in last hdc.
row 2-5: ch 2, turn, sc in hdc, sc to last hdc, (sc, hdc) in last hdc. Finish off. Tursanta-fridgie.jpgn
row 6: join white, ch 1, 3 sc in 1st hdc, sc across, 3 sc in last hdc. Finish off.

Pom-Pom
with white, leaving a 3 inch tail, ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook, finish off.

Assembly
Attach pom-pom with tail to top of hat. Attach hat to top of face with white. Glue googlie eyes to Santa Face. Thread 3 red beads and tie them under the mustache to make lips. Merry Christmas!