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{ Toto, the snowman... }


Materials
- 3.00 mm crochet hook
- 100 % cotton yarn for a 3.00 mm hook
- Tapestry needle
- A pair of safety eyes
- Polyfiber fill  

Colors
- White for the body.
- A bit of orange for the nose
- Black or brown for the hat and a contrasting color for the strap of the hat.
- Any color of your choice for the scarf

Abbreviations
st = stitch
ch = chain
slst = slip stitch
sc = single crochet

Ready?

Head
(Using white...)
Start with a magic ring
1. 6 sc into the ring and close
2. Crochet 2 sc in each stitch (12)
3. Crochet *1 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (18)
4. Crochet *2 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (24)
5. Crochet *3 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (30)
6. Crochet *4 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (36)
7. Crochet *5 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (42)
8. to 14. Crochet 42 sc
15. Crochet *6 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (48)
16. Crochet *7 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (54)
17. Crochet *8 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (60)
18. to 20. Crochet 60 sc
21. Crochet *8 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (54)
22. Crochet *7 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (48)
23. Crochet *6 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (42)
24. Crochet *5 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (36)
25. Crochet *4 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (30)
{By now you should place the safety eyes and embroider the mouth}
26. Crochet *3 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (24)
27. Crochet *2 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (18)
{Stuff firmly with polyfiber fill...}
28. Crochet *1 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (12)
29. Crochet 6 decreases (6)
Close and weave in ends.

Little nose
(Using orange...)
1. Chain 2. In the second chain from hook, 4 sc
2. to 3. Crochet 4 sc
Close and leave a long tail to sew the nose to the head.

Body
(Using white...)
Start with a magic ring
1. 6 sc into the ring and close
2. Crochet *2 sc in each sc*, repeat * (12)
3. Crochet *1 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (18)
4. Crochet *2 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (24)
5. Crochet *3 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (30)
6. Crochet *4 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (36)
7. Crochet *5 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (42)
8. Crochet *6 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (48)
9. Crochet *7 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (54)
10. Crochet *8 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (60)
11. to 16. Crochet 60 sc
17. Crochet *8 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (54)
18. to 19. Crochet 54 sc
20. Crochet *7 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (48)
21. to 22. Crochet 48 sc
23. Crochet *6 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (42)
24. to 25. Crochet 42 sc
26. 5 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (36)
27. to 28. Crochet 36 sc
{Stuff firmly with polyfiber fill...}
29. Crochet *4 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (30)
30. Crochet 30 sc
31. *3 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (24)
32. to 33. Crochet 24 sc
Close, break the yarn and weave in ends. Stuff with a bit more polyfiber fill.

Arms
(Make 2, using white...)
Start with a magic ring
1. 5 sc into the ring and close
2. Crochet *2 sc in each stitch*, repeat * (10)
3. Crochet *1 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (15)
4. Crochet *2 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (20)
5. Only through back loops, crochet 20 sc
6. Crochet *2 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (15)
7. to 8. Crochet 15 sc
{Stuff with some polyfiber fill...}
9. Crochet *1 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (10)
10. to 18. Crochet 10 sc
Press the opening with your fingers and crochet together both ends with a row of sc. Close and leave a long tail to sew later to the body.

Little hat
(Using black or brown yarn...)
Start with a magic ring
1. 5 sc into the ring and close
2. Crochet *2 sc in each stitch*, repeat *  (10)
3. Crochet *1 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (15)
4. Crochet *2 sc, 2 sc in the next stitch (increase)*, repeat * (20)
5. Only through back loops, crochet 20 sc
6. to 9. Crochet 20 sc
10. Change to the color of the strap and crochet 20 sc
11. Change back to the color of the hat and, only through back loops, crochet 2 sc in each stitch (increase) (40)
12. Crochet 1 slip stitch in each stitch (40)
Close and leave a long tail to sew to head.

Assembly
- Sew nose to head
- Sew head to body
- Sew arms to the sides of the body
- Stuff the hat and sew it to the head, slightly towards the side.  

You can then knit a chunky scarf to your snowman, or even sew some buttons to his body. 

Congratulations! You are done! Enjoy!


© 2014 This snowman is a design by Carla Mitrani for {Amour Fou} –All rights reserved. This pattern is for personal use ONLY. This pattern or parts of it must not be reproduced or published (printed or online), altered, resold or used for commercial purposes without authorization. You can neither reproduce, publish, alter, sell or use for commercial purposes FINISHED DOLLS made with this pattern without authorization. Thank you!