Pickle Rick


Make your very own Pickle Rick!

Materials needed:
- Worsted weight yarn in green
- #3 crochet thread or embroidery floss in natural or pale yellow and black
- 3.25mm (D) hook
- 1.75mm hook
- Embroidery floss in pale blue, white, red and black


Stitch abbreviations:
Sc: single crochet
Tr: treble crochet
Inc: increase
Dec: decrease
(): repeat same stitches 
Sl st: slip stitch
Ch: chain
MR: magic ring

*Pattern is worked in continuous rounds*


The strategically placed treble crochets make the bumps. Feel free to move them around if you wish but leave the last rounds bump free so you can add his face!

Pickle
Use worsted weight yarn in green and 3.25mm hook
R1: 6 sc in MR
R2: sc inc x 6 (12)
R3: (1 sc, sc inc) x 6 (18)

R4: (2 sc, sc inc) x 6 (24)
R5-7: 24 sc (24)
R8: 5 sc, tr, 11 sc, tr, 6 sc (24)
R9: 11 sc, tr, 12 sc (24)

R10: (1 sc, sc inc) x 3, 7 sc, (sc dec, 1 sc) x 3, 2 sc (24)
R11: 23 sc, tr (24)
R12: 14 sc, tr, 9 sc (24)
R13-14: 24 sc (24)
R15: 5 sc, tr, 18 sc (24)
R16: 19 sc, tr, 4 sc (24)
R17: 16 sc, tr, 7 sc (24)

R18: 7 sc, sc dec, 10 sc, sc inc, 4 sc (24)
R19: 24 sc (24)

R20: 7 sc, sc dec, 10 sc, sc inc, 4 sc (24)
R21: 3 sc, tr, 4 sc, tr, 15 sc (24)
R22: 8 sc, sc dec, 8 sc, sc inc, 5 sc (24)
R23: 24 sc (24)
R24: 15 sc, tr, 8 sc (24)

R25: 8 sc, sc inc, 10 sc, sc dec, 3 sc (24)
R26: 24 sc (24)
R27: 2 sc, tr, 21 sc (24)
R28-34: 24 sc (24)
R35: (2 sc, sc dec) x 6 (18)
R36: (1 sc, sc dec) x 6 (12)
R37: sc dec x 6 (12)

Mouth
Use #3 thread or embroidery floss in black and 1.75mm hook
R1: Ch 8, hdc in 3rd ch from hook, hdc, sc, sl st, sc, hdc, hdc x 4 in last ch. Turn and work on the other side of the chain: hdc, hdc inc x 3, hdc, hdc inc. Sl st to 1st hdc and fasten off. Leave tail for sewing.

Eyes
Use #3 thread or embroidery floss in pale yellow and 1.75mm hook
R1: 6 sc in MR (6)
R2: sc inc x 6 (12)
Fasten off leaving tail for sewing.

Finishing:
1. Sew eyes and mouth on.
2. Using light blue embroidery floss, embroider eyebrow.
3. Using white embroidery floss, embroider teeth
4. Using red embroidery floss, embroider tongue
5. Using 2 strands of black embroidery floss together, outline eyebrows and eyes and add pupils, then add nose and other facial detail.
6. Enjoy your new Pickle Rick!

Any questions regarding the use of the pattern publication please send an email to neogurumi@gmail.com 

Copyright 2018, Jessica Doering, Neogurumi

1 comment:

  1. Thank you for sharing this article with us.

    Great job!

    By the way, do you like this pickle rick wallpaper?

    Let me know. :)

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