Blooming cactus free crochet amigurumi pattern

I’m totally cactus lover, but with my cat it’s nearly impossible to keep any at my house, so I find another way out and that’s how this design has came to live. I truly hope that you’ll enjoy making one or whole army of them 😉

Supplies:
– DK weight yarn
– 3mm crochet hook
– 6mm safety eyes
– scissors
– yarn needle
– stuffing

Abbreviations:
sc – single crochet
sl st – slip stitch
mc – magic circle/ring
inc – increase (single crochet increase = two stitches in one stitch)
dec – invisible decrease (single crochet decrease = two stitches together)
st(s) – stitch(es)

Pot:
R1: sc x 8 in mc, sl st (8)
R2: ch 1, inc x 8, sl st (16)
R3: ch 1, [sc, inc] x 8, sl st (24)
R4: ch 1, sc x 24 in blo, sl st (24)
R5: ch 1, sc x 24, sl st (24)
R6: ch 1, [sc x 5, inc] x 4, sl st (28)
R7-8: ch 1, sc x 28, sl st (28)
R9: ch 1, [sc x 13, inc] x 2, sl st (30)
R10: ch 1, sc x 30, sl st (30)
R11: ch 1, in blo [sc x 5, inc] x 6, sl st (36)
R12: ch 1, in flo sc x 36, sl st (36)
R13-14: ch 1, sc x 36, sl st (36)
fasten off
stuff

Soil:
R1: sc x 6 in mc, sl st (6)
R2: ch 1, inc x 6, sl st (12)
R3: ch 1, [sc, inc] x 6, sl st (18)
R4: ch 1, [sc, inc, sc] x 6, sl st (24)
R5: ch 1, [sc x 3, inc] x 6, sl st (30)
R6: ch 1, [sc x 2, inc, sc x 2] x 6, sl st (36)
fasten off and leave long end for sewing

Body:
R1: sc x 6 in mc, sl st (6)
R2: ch 1, inc x 6, sl st (12)
R3: ch 1, [sc, inc] x 6, sl st (18)
R4: ch 1, [sc, inc, sc] x 6, sl st (24)
R5: ch 1, [sc x 3, inc] x 6, sl st (30)
R6: ch 1, [sc x 2, inc, sc x 2] x 6, sl st (36)
R7: ch 1, sc x 36, sl st (36)
R8: ch 1, [sc x 7, dec] x 4, sl st (32)
R9-11: ch 1, sc x 32, sl st (32)
R12: ch 1, [sc x 6, dec] x 4, sl st (28)
R13-14: ch 1, sc x 28, sl st (28)
R15: ch 1, [sc x 5, dec] x 4, sl st (24)
R16: ch 1, [sc x 4, dec] x 4, sl st (20)
R17: ch 1, [sc x 8, dec] x 2, sl st (18)
fasten off, leave long end for sewing
stuff

Gnarl 1:
R1: sc x 6 in mc, sl st (6)
R2: ch 1, inc x 6, sl st (12)
R3: ch 1, [sc, inc] x 6, sl st (18)
R4: ch 1, [sc x 8, inc] x 2, sl st (20)
R5: ch 1, sc x 20, sl st (20)
R6: ch 1, [sc x 3, dec] x 4, sl st (16)
R7: ch 1, [sc x 2, dec] x 4, sl st (12)
fasten off, leave long end for sewing
stuff

Gnarl 2:
R1: sc x 5 in mc, sl st (5)
R2: ch 1, inc, sc x 4, sl st (6)
R3: ch 1, dec, sc x 4, sl st (5)
fasten off, leave long end for sewing
stuff

Gnarl 3:
R1: sc x 6 in mc, sl st (6)
R2: ch 1, [sc, inc] x 3, sl st (9)
R3: ch 1, sc x 8, inc, sl st (10)
R4: ch 1, sc x 10, sl st (10)
R5: ch 1, sc x 8, dec, sl st (9)
R6: ch 1, [sc, dec] x 3, sl st (6)
fasten off, leave long end for sewing
stuff

Flowers:
R1: sc x 6 in mc, sl st (6)
R2: ch 2, [hdc, trc, ch3, sl st, ch 2] x 6 (6 petals)
fasten off

Assembly:
1. Sew on Gnarl 2 between 5th and 6th row of Gnarl 1.
2. Sew on Gnarl 1 between 2nd and 7th row of Body.
3. Sew on Gnarl 3 between 4th and 8th row of Body.
4. Attach Body and Soil together.
5. Attach Soil to Pot.
6. Sew on flowers. To make flower bud pull a thread trough flower petals and tighten it.

 

 

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