MATERIALS

Yarns – brown (B), dark brown (D), red (R), green (G)

white glue
polyester fibrefill
small bell
8.0 mm safety eyes
size 8 (5.0 mm) crochet hook

ABBREVIATIONS

ch = chain
st = stitch
sc = single crochet
hdc = half double crochet
sl st = slip stitch
inc = single crochet 2 into the same stitch
dec = decrease over next two stitches (single crochet 2 stitches together or use invisible decrease)

HEAD

R1: With B, sc 6 in magic ring (6)
R2: inc in each st around (12)
R3: (sc 1 , inc) six times (18)
R4: (sc 2, inc) six times (24)
R5-6: sc in each st around (24)
R7: sc 11, inc, inc, sc 11 (26)
R8: sc 12, inc, inc, sc 12 (28)
R9: sc 13, inc, inc, sc 13 (30)
R10: sc 13, dec, dec, sc 13 (28)
R11: sc 10, dec, dec, dec, dec, sc 10 (24)
R12: (sc 2, dec) six times (18)
R13: (sc 1, dec) six times (12)
Finish with a sl st. Cut a long tail for sewing. Insert safety eyes 8 rows from top of the head.

NOSE

R1: With R, sc 6 in magic ring (6)
R2: sc in each st around (6)
Finish with a sl st. Leave long tail for sewing.

EAR (Make 2)

R1: With B, sc 6 in magic ring (6)
R2: (sc 1, inc) three times (9)
R3: sc in each st around (9)
R4: sc 7, dec (8)
R5: (sc 2, dec) two times (6)
Finish with a sl st. Leave long tail for sewing.

ANTLER (Make 2)

Main Beam
R1: With D, sc 5 in magic ring (5)
R2-6: sc in each st around (5)
Finish with a sl st. Leave long tail for sewing.

Fork
R1: With D, sc 5 in magic ring (5)
R2-3: sc in each st around (5)
Finish with a sl st. Leave long tail and sew at an angle to the main beam.

HEAD ASSEMBLY

Sew NOSE onto the HEAD.
Sew EARS to the sides of the HEAD.
Sew ANTLERS to the top of the HEAD.

ARM (Make 2)

R1: With D, sc 6 in magic ring (6)
R2: sc in each st around (6)
R3: Switch to B, sc in each st around (6)
R4: sc in each st around (6)
R5: sc 4, dec (5)
Finish with a sl st. Leave long tail for sewing.

FIRST LEG

R1: With D, sc 6 in magic ring (6)
R2: sc in each st around (6)
R3: Switch to B, sc 6 in magic ring (6)
R4: sc in each st around (6)
Finish with a sl st. Leave long tail for sewing.

SECOND LEG AND BODY

R1: With D, sc 6 in magic ring (6)
R2: sc in each st around (6)
R3: Switch to B, sc 6 in magic ring (6)
R4: sc in each st around (6)
Chain 3.
R5: To join legs and form the body, sc 6 on the FIRST LEG, sc 3 on chain, sc 6 on SECOND LEG, sc 3 on chain (18)

R6: sc in each st around (18)
R7: (sc 7, dec) two times (16)
R8: sc in each st around (16)
R9: (sc 6, dec) two times (14)
R10: sc in each st around (14)
R11: (sc 5, dec) two times (12)
Finish with a sl st. Cut a short tail and weave in.

TAIL

R1: With B, sc 2, hdc 1, ch 1, hdc 1, sc 2 (6)
Finish with a sl st. Cut a long tail for sewing.

COLLAR

With C, chain 15.
Skip first ch, sl st 14
Fasten off. Cut a long tail for sewing.

ASSEMBLY

Sew HEAD to BODY.
Sew ARMS to BODY.
Sew TAIL to back of BODY.
Wrap COLLAR around neck and use the tail to sew the ends together. Sew a bell to the COLLAR.