Thursday, February 23, 2017

Gudetama Lazy Egg Free Crochet Pattern

Gedetama or lazy egg is a cute character from Sanrio. If you ever see some plushies or squishy that have this sleepy face on yellow background, it probably Gudetama. He has many postures to begin with, but I chose the basic sitting posture for this pattern. I am also considerate of making more gudetama in different postures in the future since he is really fast to make and have the same expression on his face.





This pattern is really fast and easy to make. The pattern was written in crochet standard American term.

MATERIALS:
4 ply worsted weight yarn, I used local brand named "Eagle"
3.5mm. hook, I used 6/0 Japanese tulip hook.

ABBREVIATION
sc- single crochet
dc - double crochet
sl- slip stitch
ch- chain
st - stitch
[ ] - repeat instruction in parenthesis
inc - increase = 2 sc in same stitch
sc2tog - decrease single crochet
BLO - Back loop only

Pattern Instruction



Body
Rnd1: 2 ch, 6 sc in the 1st chain, sl :: 6 stitches
Rnd2: 1 ch, inc in next 6 st, sl :: 12 stitches
Rnd3: 1 ch, [sc in next st, inc] 6 times, sl :: 18 stitches
Rnd4: 1 ch, [sc in next 2 st, inc] 6 times, sl :: 24 stitches
Rnd5-Rnd9: 1 ch, sc in next 24 st, sl :: 24 stitches
Rnd10: 1 ch, [sc in next 7 st, inc] 3 times, sl :: 27 stitches
Rnd11: 1 ch, sc in next 27 st, sl :: 27 stitches
Rnd12: 1 ch, [sc in next 8 st, inc] 3 times, sl :: 30 stitches
Rnd13: 1 ch, sc in next 30 st, sl :: 30 stitches
Rnd14: 1 ch, [sc in next 3 st, sc2tog] 6 times, sl :: 24 stitches
Rnd15: 1 ch, [sc in next 2 st, sc2tog] 6 times, sl :: 18 stitches
Rnd16: 1 ch, [sc in next st, sc2tog] 6 times, sl :: 12 stitches
Rnd17: 1 ch, [sc2tog] 6 times, sl :: 6 stitches
Fasten off, length of yarn for sewing and sew hole closed. And sewing for create butt cheek.

Arms
Rnd1: 3 ch, sc on 2nd from hook, 3sc in next st, inc, sl :: 6 stitches
Rnd2: 1 ch, sc in next 6 st, sl :: 6 stitches
Fasten off, and leave some length of yarn for sewing

Legs
Rnd1: 4 ch, sc on 2nd from hook, sc in next st, 3sc in next st, sc in next st, inc, sl :: 8 stitches
Rnd2: 1 ch, sc in next 8 st, sl :: 8 stitches
Rnd3: 1 ch, [sc2tog] 4 times, sl :: 4 stitches
Fasten off, and leave some length of yarn for sewing

Eggwhite  You can
Crochet 2 strand of yarn together with the same hook.
Rnd1: 2 ch, 6 sc in the 1st chain, sl :: 6 stitches
Rnd2: 1 ch, inc in next 6 st, sl :: 12 stitches
Rnd3: 1 ch, [sc in next st, inc] 6 times, sl :: 18 stitches
Rnd4: 1 ch, [sc in next 2 st, inc] 6 times, sl :: 24 stitches
Rnd5: 1 ch, [sc in next 3 st, inc] 6 times, sl :: 30 stitches
Rnd6: 1 ch, [sc in next 4 st, inc] 6 times, sl :: 36 stitches
***Rnd7 is kind of a free hand crochet since egg white is liquid so you can just crochet into the shape that you want. Or simply follow this pattern too.
Rnd7: 1 ch, sc in next st, hdc in next st, 2 dc in next st, hdc in next st, sc in next st, sl in next 3 st,
1 ch, sc in next st, inc,  hdc in next st, 2 dc in next st, hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st, sc in next 2 st, sl, 1 ch, inc, sc in next st, sl in next 2 st,  1 ch, inc, hdc in next 2 st, 2 dc in next 2 st, hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st, sc in next 2 st, sl in next st, 1 ch, hdc then dc in next st, hdc then hdc in next st, sc in next st, sl in next st
Fasten off, and leave some length of yarn for sewing

Then secure white yarn. Cut off 1 strand, and use another strand to embroidery his mouth.
Using thick embroidery thread, embroidery chain stitch to create mouth line. Black yarn for embroidery eyes.


That's it! If you have any question or trouble during crochet him, comment here or under the tutorial video, I will answer with the best I can. See you next post.

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