Gingerbread Boy Pin
1999 - 2005 Beverly A. Qualheim
- All Rights reserved
would be a lovely little gift for a friend who likes pins,
can also tie it to a gift for a special tag.
Basic gingerbread man minus eyes and ribbon
G crochet hook
worsted yarn (4 ply)
amount of cream or white
silky green or
red ribbon for bow.
sl=slip stitch, sc=single crochet, hdc=half double crochet, dc=double
tr=triple crochet, dtr=double triple crochet)
With brown ch 5, 2 sc in 2nd ch from the hook, sc in next 2 chs, 3 sc
last ch; now working in the free loops from your beginning ch, sc in
next 3 chs; join with a sl st; 10 sc.
Rnd 2: Ch 1, 2 sc
in that same st and in the next st. Sc in the next 2 sc, 2 sc in
each of the next 3 sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in last sc; join:
now have 16 sc)
same st work
(sc, hdc, dc, tr, 2 dtr), in next sc work (2 dtr, tr, dc, hdc, sc, sl
st in next 2 sc,
Ch 5, dc in 3rd ch from the hook and in the
next 2 chs , slip st in next sc, sc in next 2 sc,
* sl st
in the next
sc, ch 6, dc in 3rd ch from hook and in next 3 chs, slip st in next
sc *, sc in next sc and repeat from * to * one time,
in next 2
sc, sl st in next sc, ch 5, dc in 3rd ch from hook and in next 2 chs,
sl st in next sc.
off leaving 2" tail of yarn to weave back
through the back of the gingerbread boy.
cream or white colored yarn to the last st, (on the top of the
gingerbread boy -
see above drawing) then sl st around the entire gingerbread
You can also do this by using a yarn needle and yarn and do a sewed
stitch around the top of the boy.
craft glue or hot
glue to stick on 2 wiggly eyes.
sew on pin or
glued pin to the back. You can also make this into a fridgie by
a magnet strip. Or tie a piece of gold yarn to the top on the
and tie to a gift.
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