My Crochet Dollhouse Part Seven

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My Crochet Dollhouse Part Seven

The Backyard

VIEW INTRODUCTION AND LINK PAGE HERE!

SKILL LEVEL:
Easy to Intermediate :
Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing. Concentration required for neat finishing.
MATERIALS:
Yarns:
-scraps of double knitting/light worsted yarn in brown, blue, yellow, green, beige and cream/white
(from 2 yards to 50 yards)
– Blue Ribbon Strips
– An assortment of buttons (optional) – I used 6 very small buttons for the tree and a Ball shaped button for the doghouse
Hooks & Notions:
-Size 3.50 mm Hook
-Yarn Needle
-Stitch Marker
GAUGE:
Tension/Gauge is not necessary for this project to be perfect
I use US Crochet stitch terminology
Note: This page is worked on a new page – get pattern for page here!
 

Instructions:

Swimming Pool:
With yarn, make a magic ring

Rnd 1: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 11 DC into ring, SL ST into top of 3rd ch of 3CH (12 DC)
Rnd 2: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 2 DC into each ST, SL ST into top of 3rd ch of 3CH (24 DC)
Rnd 3: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 1 DC into next ST. *Work 2 DC into next ST, work 1 DC into next ST. Repeat from * until end, SL ST into top of 3rd ch of 3CH (36 DC)
Rnd 4: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 1 DC into next 2 STS. *Work 2 DC into next ST, work 1 DC into next 2 STS. Repeat from * until end, SL ST into top of 3rd ch of 3CH (48 DC)
Fasten off and join yellow yarn with a SC into and Frontloop of round 4

Rnd 5:  Work 1 SC into each Frontloop all around, SL ST into first SC, turn
Rnd 6: *Work 3 SC into next SC, SL ST into next SC. Repeat from * all around. SL ST into first SC, fasten off and leave a tail for sewing

Attach/Sew pool onto page.
(Use main photo as guide)
Tree:
Bark – With yarn, CH 25
Row 1: Work 1 SC into 2nd CH from hook, work 1 SC into each ST until end (24 SC), turn
Row 2 – 4: CH1, work 1 SC into each ST until end (24 SC), turn
Row 5: CH1, work 1 SC into the next 15 STS, work 1 HDC into next 2 STS, work 1DC into next 3 STS, work 1 TR into next 4 STS. Fasten off and leave a tail for sewing.
Attach/Sew bark to the side of the  page.
(Use main photo as guide)
 
Tree Top – (Make 3 parts)
With yarn, make a magic ring
Part One:
Row 1: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 5 DC into ring (6 DC), turn
Row 2: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 2 DC into each ST (12 DC). fasten off and leave a tail for sewing
Part Two:
Row 1: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 5 DC into ring (6 DC), turn
Row 2: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 2 DC into each ST (12 DC). turn
Row 3: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 1 DC into next ST. *Work 2 DC into next ST, work 1 DC into next ST (18 DC), fasten off and leave a tail for sewing
Part Three:
Row 1: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 5 DC into ring (6 DC), turn
Row 2: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 2 DC into each ST (12 DC). turn
Row 3: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 1 DC into next ST. *Work 2 DC into next ST, work 1 DC into next ST (18 DC), turn
Row 4: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 1 DC into next 2 STS. *Work 2 DC into next ST, work 1 DC into next 2 STS (24 DC), fasten off and leave a tail for sewing
Attach/Sew part 2 first, then part 1, then part 3.
(Use photos as guide)
Doghouse:
With yarn, CH 16
Row 1: Work 1 SC into 2nd CH from hook, work 1 SC into each CH until end (15 SC), turn
Row 2: CH1, work 1 SC into next 4 STS only, turn
Row 3 – 8: CH1, work 1 SC into each ST (4 SC), turn, fasten off after last row.
Rejoin yarn into 4th stitch as shown in photo
Row 1: CH1, work 1 SC into each ST, (4 SC), turn
Row 2 – 7: CH1, work 1 SC into each ST (4 SC), turn,
Row 8:, CH1, work 1 SC into each ST, CH 7, SL ST into opposite ST, fasten off.
Row 9: Rejoin at the start of the CH, work 1 SC into each ST (7 SC), work 1 SC into the next 4 SC (15 SC)
Row 10 – 12: CH1, work 1 SC into each ST, turn (15 SC), fasten off after last row.
Note: If row 9 is too complicated, simply fasten off after row 7
CH 16, work 3 rows in SC (15 SC) and sew this part to the bottom part.

 

Join brown yarn into first ST of top row:
Row 13: CH1, work 1 SC into each ST until end (15 SC), turn.
Row 14: SC2tog, work 1 SC into next 11 STS, SC2tog (13 SC), turn
Row 15: SC2tog, work 1 SC into next 9 STS, SC2tog (11 SC), turn
Row 16: SC2tog, work 1 SC into next 7 STS, SC2tog (9 SC), turn
Row 17: SC2tog, work 1 SC into next 5 STS, SC2tog (7 SC), turn
Row 18: SC2tog, work 1 SC into next 3 STS, SC2tog (5 SC), turn
Row 19: SC2tog, work 1 SC into next 1 STS, SC2tog (3 SC), turn
Row 20: SC the last 3 STS together (SC3tog), turn
SL ST all around dog house, fasten off and leave a tail for sewing.

Sew doghouse onto page, just on the outside.
It should form a pocket on the inside.
Cloud:
This is my daughter’s contribution..this was added after I gave her the book 🙂

With yarn, make a magic ring

Rnd 1: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 11 DC into ring, SL ST into top of 3rd ch of 3CH (12 DC)Rnd 2: CH3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into same ST, work 2 DC into each ST, SL ST into top of 3rd ch of 3CH (24 DC)
Rnd 3: CH1, work 1 SC into same ST,
work 1 HDC into next ST,
work 2 DC into next ST,
work 2 DC into next ST
work 1 HDC into next ST,
work 1 SC into next 5 STS,
work 1 HDC into next ST,
work 1 DC and 1 TR into next ST,
work 1 TR and 1 DC into next ST,
work 2 DC into next ST,
work 1 HDC into next ST,
work 1 SC into next 3 STS,
work 2 DC into next ST,
work 2 DC into next ST,
work 1 SC into next 3 STS,
SL ST into next ST and then SL ST all around. Fasten off and leave a tail for sewing.
Attach some blue ribbon strips to one side and sew onto page.
Adding the details:
Sew some small buttons onto the tree top.
I attached a ball shaped button to the doghouse.
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2 Comments

  1. So great, this backyard with a swimming pool. I love your patterns. Thanks.

    Have a nice day, Margaret

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