angel fish applique


copyright 2007 Susan Whitlock

 

 

 

Crocheted Angel Fish

Ó Susan M. Whitlock

 

 

MATERIALS:

Size 10 Knit-Cro-Sheen in assorted colors (one ball of thread will make several appliqué’s), #7 steel crochet hook, thread or fabric glue for attaching the appliqué' to whatever you want it on.

 

INSTRUCTIONS

HEAD:

For the eye, ch 10 join with a sl st in the first ch to form a ring. Ch 1, 12 sc in ring, join with a sl st to first sc.

Ch 3 and 1 dc in same st, 2 dc in next sc, hdc in each of next 3 sc, 2 dc in next sc, 2 tr in next sc; ch 5 sl st in same sc with 2 trs, sc in each of next 4 sc. Turn, ch 1, sc in sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in each of next 2 sc. Turn, ch 5, dc in next sc (looks like same st as ch 5), 2 dc in each of remaining sc's (9 dc and 1 ch 5), ch 6, sc by bottom of ch 4 at top of head, ch 4, sc in second dc (after ch 4 at the top of head), turn.

BODY:

Rnd 1: Ch 3, 5 dc over ch 4 loop (6 dc, counting ch 3), 7 dc over ch 6 loop, turn.

Rnd 2: *Ch 4, sc in dc, cont. from * to end of row; then sc in third dc of top of head (next to last dc worked in), turn.

Rnd 3: *Ch 4, sc in loop, cont. from * to end of row; then sc in 4th dc of bottom of head, turn.

Rnd 4: *Ch 4, sc in loop, cont. from * to end of row, ch 4, sc in next dc of top of head, turn.

Rnd 5: * Ch 4, sc in loop, cont. from * to end of row, ch 4, sc in next dc of bottom of head, turn.

Rnd 6: *Ch 4, sc in loop, cont. from * to end of row, ch 4, sc in next dc of top of head, turn.

Rnd 7: *Ch 4, sc in loop, cont. from * to end of row, ch 4, sc in next dc of bottom of head, turn.

Rnd 8: Ch 4, dc in loop, *ch 4, 2 dc in loop, cont. from * until there are 2 loops left, turn.

FINS (TOP AND BOTTOM):

Rnd 1: Ch 4, 1 dc in dc, ch 2, 2 dc in next ch 4 sp, ch 2, dc in each of next 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in next ch 4 sp, ch 2, dc in each of next 2 dc, ch 2, skip ch 4 sp, dc in each of next 2 dc, turn.

Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in each of next 2 dc, ch 2, dc in each of next 2 dc, ch 2, dc in

each of next 2 dc, ch 2, tr in each of next 2 dc, ch 2, tr in each of next 2 dc, ch 2, tr in each of next 2 dc, turn.

Rnd 3: Ch 5, 1 tr in tr, ch 2, tr in each of next 2 tr, ch 2, (skip ch 2 sp and 2 tr) then 2 dc in next ch 2 sp, ch 2, (skip 2 dc and ch 2 sp), sc in each of next 2 dc, ch 2, sc in each of next 2 sc, turn.

Rnd 4: Ch 1, sc in each of next 2 sc, ch 2, sc in each of next 2 sc, ch 2, dc in each of next 2 dc, ch 2, tr in each of next 2 tr, ch 2, tr in each of next 2 tr, turn.

Rnd 5: Ch 5, 1 tr in tr, ch 2, tr in each of next 2 tr, ch 2, dc in each of next 2 dc, ch 2, sc in each of next 2 sc, ch 2, sc in each of next 2 sc, turn.

Rnd 6: Ch 1, sc in each of next 2 sc, 2 sc in ch 2 sp, sc in each of next 2 sc, ch 2, dc in each of next 2 dc, ch 2, tr in each of next 2 tr, 2 tr in next ch 2 sp, tr in each of next 2 tr, turn.

Rnd 7: Ch 5, 5 tr in same st as ch 5 (6 tr counting ch 5), ch 2, (skip 3 tr), dc in each of next 2 tr, ch 2, dc in each of next 2 dc, hdc in each of next 4 sc, sc in each of last 2 sc, ch 8, sc in dc behind fins (skipping ch 4 sp), sc in next dc, *ch 4, sc in each of next 2 dc, cont. from * up to the last 3 sps, turn.

For the bottom fin start over with the instructions for FINS making bottom fin the same as top until you get to Rnd 7: Work this rnd the same except after ch 8, sc in each of 2 sc behind fin ch 4 then go to tail section for

instructions.

TAIL:

Rnd 1: 2 sc in first sc, ch 4, dc in next sc 5 times, ch 2, dc in each of next 2 sc, turn.

Rnd 2: Ch 4, 1 dc in dc, ch 2, 2 dc in ch 2 sp, ch 2, (1 dc between dc's, 3 times), ch 2, 2 dc between next 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in last sp, turn.

Rnd 3: Ch 5, 1 tr in dc, ch 4, 2 tr in sp, ch 4, dc in each of next 2 dc, ch 4, hdc in next dc (skip next 2 dc), ch 4, 2 dc in next sp, (skip next 2 dc), ch 4, 2 tr in next sp, ch 4, dtr in each of next 2 dc, turn.

Rnd 4: Ch 6, dtr in dtr, ch 4, 2 tr in sp, ch 4, dc in each of next 2 tr, ch 4, hdc in each of next 2 dc, ch 4, 1 sc in hdc, ch 4, hdc in each of next 2 dc, ch 4, tr in each of next 2 tr, ch 4, dtr in each of next 2 tr, turn.

Rnd 5: Ch 6, dtr in dtr, ch 4, tr in each of next 2 tr, ch 4, sc between hdc's, ch 4, sc in sc, ch 4, sc between hdc's, ch 4, tr in each of next 2 dc, ch 4, dtr in each of next 2 tr, ch 6, dtr in each of next 2 dtr, fasten off. Weave in ends.

AIR BUBBLES:

Large: Ch 12, join to form a ring. Ch 1, 24 sc in ring, join with a sl st in ch 1. Break off. Weave in ends.

Medium: Ch 10, join to form a ring. Ch 1, 14 sc in ring, join with a sl st in ch 1. Break off. Weave in ends.

Small: Ch 8, join to form a ring. Ch 1, 12 sc in ring, join with a sl st in ch 1. Break off. Weave in ends.

 

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