Boo!!!! Scared you didn’t I?!

Shhh, don’t hurt his feelings. He’s been practicing so hard, he’ll be a big scary ghost someday.
Ghost

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Supplies:
Worsted weight yarn, any color
Grey yarn for chain
Small buttons, black yarn or safety eyes
F – hook
Yarn needle
Poly – fil stuffing

Terms:
hk – hook
ch – chain
sc – single crochet
inc – increase ( 2sc in same stitch )
dec – decrease ( sc two stitches together )

Head:
Ch 2
1. 4sc in second ch from hk – 4
2 – 3. sc around – 4 each row
4. inc, sc 3 – 5
5. sc, inc, sc – 6
6. sc 2, inc, sc 3 – 7
7. sc 2, inc, sc, inc, sc 2- 9
8. inc, sc 8 – 10
9. ( sc, inc )5x – 15
10. ( sc 2, inc )5x – 20
11. ( sc 3, inc )5x – 25
12. ( sc 4, inc )5x – 30
13 – 18. sc around – 30 each row
19. ( sc 3, dec )6x – 24
20. ( sc 2, dec )6x – 18
If using safety eyes, attach now.
21. ( sc, dec )6x – 12
22. *front loops only in this row* , ( sc, inc )6x – 18
Begin Stuffing, make sure to stuff head firmly.
23 – 30. sc around – 18 each row
31. ( sc, dec )6x – 12
32. dec 6 times
Fasten off, sew shut, weave in ends.

Legs:
Ch 2
1. 5sc in second ch from hk – 5
2. 2sc in each st around – 10
3. ( sc, inc )5x – 15
4 – 5. sc around – 15 each row
6. ( sc, dec )5x – 10
7 – 8. sc around – 10 each row
Stuff foot
9. ( sc 3, dec )2x – 8
10 – 11. sc around – 8 each row
Sew top flat, leave tail for sewing to body.

Arms:
Ch 2
1. 5sc in second ch from hk – 5
2. 2sc in each st around – 10
3 – 4. sc around – 10 each row
5. ( sc 3, dec )2x – 8
6. sc around – 8
Stuff hand
7. ( sc 2, dec )2x – 6
8 – 9. sc around – 6

Assembly:
Sew legs and arms onto body.
Add any details.
His chain is made simply. I just chained five groups of 9 chains and looped them together.

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