Rustic crochet pumpkin made with jute for Home decoration.
Useful information before starting
- Working Time: about 30 minutes
- Skill Level: 🌸🌸 intermediate
To crochet the pumpkin you have to know:
- working in continous round;
- basic crochet stitches.
🧶Used yarn and materials
- 50 gr Mondial jute in orange (941) and brown (939) colors
- Crochet hook: 6,5 mm
- tapestry needle
- stitch marker
Final sizes are 10 cm height 16 cm width, working with the indicated yarn.
📜Crochet pumpkin pattern
📗 Abbreviations and meanings (US terms)
- MR = Magic Ring
- CH = Chain
- SC = Single Crochet
- DC = Double Crochet
- SL ST= Slip Stitch
- INC = Increase (2 SC in the same stitch)
- DEC = Decrease (2 SC close together)
- REP * = Repeat the instructions from * to * all around.
- PIC = Picot (3 CHs, 1 SL ST in the 3rd CH from hook, 1 CH)
🌸STEP 1 – Pumpkin
Start with orange jute yarn.
|1||MR, 10 SC||10|
|2||INC in each stitches around||20|
|3||*1 SC, INC *; REP * 10 times||30|
|4-10||1 SC in each stitches around||30 X 7|
If you want a higher pumpkin you have to add other rounds of single crochet without increases.
Reached the desired height, start with the round’s decreases.
|11||* 1 SC, DEC *; REP * 10 times||20|
|12||DEC in each stitches around||10|
|13||DEC in each stitches around||5|
Close with 1 SL ST in the next stitch.
Cut the yarn leaving a long tail to use to sewing.
🌸STEP 2 – Petiole Pumpkin
To crochet the petiole use the brown yarn.
|1||MR, 5 SC||5|
|2-4||1 SC in each stitches around||5 x 3|
|5||INC in each stitches around||10|
|6||*1 SC, INC *; REP * 5 times||15|
Turn upside down.
|7||* 1 SC, in the next stitch work: 1 DC, PIC, 1 DC and in the next stitch 1 SC *; REP * 5 times||5 LEAF|
Sew the pietole on the upper center of the pumpkin.
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