Chihuahua Christmas ornament
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Santa Hat :
Hook – F
Yarn – A small amount of each :Red heart Sparkle, White Buttercup
We will be working the hat in rounds.
R-1: with red, ch 2, 4 hdc in second ch from hook. (4 hdc)
R- 2: hdc in each hdc around. (4 hdc)
R- 3: 2 hdc in each hdc around. (8 hdc)
R- 4: hdc in each hdc around. (8 hdc)
R- 5: (2 hdc in next hdc, hdc in next hdc) around. (12 hdc)
R- 6: Hdc in each hdc around. (12 hdc)
R- 7: (2 hdc in next hdc, hdc in next 2 hdc) around. (16 hdc)
R- 8 & 9: hdc in each hdc around. (16 hdc)
R- 10: Hdc in each hdc around. (16 hdc)
R- 11: Change to the white buttercup yarn, sc in each hdc around brim of hat, tie off. (16 sc)
Pom pom :
To make pompom, wrap the buttercup yarn around your 3 middle finger about 20 times. cut a piece of the yarn about 9 inches long and tie across the middle of the loops. Do not cut the loops or you will have a huge mess. Attach the pom pom to the top of the hat.
Hook : F
Small Amount of stuffing
Yarn: Small amount of Beige, cream, black and white
Chihuahua Head: Make 2:
R : 1 – With beige yarn, ch 3, 8 sc in the 2nd ch, join in a circle, ch 1
R : 2 – 2 sc, in each sc around, join ch 1
R : 3 – 2 sc in the next sc, 1 sc in the next sx, repeat around , join ch 1
R : 4 – 2 sc in thenext sc, 1 sc in the next 2 sc, join, ch 1
R : 5 – Repeat R : 4, tie off
Place the 2 circles together and sc around the outer edge of the Circles, leaving a small opening at the bottom about an inch long, stuff as full as you like, then sew clossed by cntinueing the sc around the circles, tie off.
Ears : Make 2
With beige yarn, ch 9, 1 sc in the 2nd ch from the hook, 1 sc in next 2 sc, 1 dc in the next 2 dc, 3 sc in the next 3 sc,
Change to cream, ch1, 3 sc, 3dc, 3sc, 2 sc in the top of ear, 3 sc, 3 dc, 3sc, tie off
Eyes: Make 2
With Black, ch 3, 6 sc in the 2nd ch from the hook, join in a circle, change to white yarn, 2 sc in the lst sc, 2 sc in the next 3 sc, tir off, set on the fron tof face and sew in place.
With cream yarn, Ch 11, 1 dc in the in the 2nd ch from the hook, 1 hdc in the next ch, 1 sc in the next 5 chs, 1 hdc in the next ch, 1 dc in the las two chs, turn and slp stictch 3 times in the side of the last dc, place on front of applique and sew in place.
With Black yarn, stitch few long sts to make the end of the nose.
Sew on Santa hat with red yarn, then Sew on The Chihuahua ears with matching yarn.
With red yarn attach yarn with a sl st to the right side of the back of the hat, ch 10, attach to the opposite side of the hat with a sl st, and tie off.