Sunny Bunny



This free pattern includes the sitting bunny and egg pictured.

Materials:
- Worsted weight yarn - approx. 120 yards yellow, scrap amount of white and egg color.
(I used Sugar n' Cream cotton yarn in the color Sunshine for my bunny)
- Suggested hook size: 3.25mm (D)
- 2 x 9mm safety eyes 
- Pink embroidery floss
- Blush  

My bunny measures approximately 5.5” tall when made with the above materials. 

You can use any weight yarn or thread that you are comfortable using. You do not need to use what I used for my bunny, just adjust your hook size accordingly.  

Stitch abbreviations:
Sc: single crochet
Inc: increase
Dec: decrease
MR: magic ring
FO: fasten off

**Pattern is worked in continuous rounds.**

Head and Body 
The head and body are crocheted in one piece starting with the head. 
R1: 7 sc in MR (7) 
R2: sc inc x 7 (14) 
R3: (1 sc, sc inc) x 7 (21) 
R4: (2 sc, sc inc) x 7 (28) 
R5: (3 sc, sc inc) x 7 (35) 
R6-12: 35 sc (35) 
R13: (3 sc, sc dec) x 7 (28) 
R14: (2 sc, sc dec) x 7 (21) 
R15: (1 sc, sc dec) x 7 (14) 
Place safety eyes between rows 10 & 11, 6 stitches apart.
Stuff head then continue on to the body. 
R16: 14 sc (14) 
R17: (1 sc, sc inc) x 7 (21) 
R18: (2 sc, sc inc) x 7 (28) 
R19-23: 28 sc (28) 
R24: (2 sc, sc dec) x 7 (21) 
R25: (1 sc, sc dec) x 7 (14) 
Stuff the body. 
R26: sc dec x 7 (7) 
FO with long tail. Whip stitch FLO to close.

Arms 
(Make 2) 
R1: 4 sc in MR (4) 
R2: sc inc x 4 (8) 
R3-9: 8 sc (8) 
*Stuff, FO with long tail and sew to the body, under the head. 

Feet
(Make 2) 
R1: 6 sc in MR (6) 
R2: sc inc x 6 (12) 
R3: (1 sc, sc inc) x 6 (18) 
R4-5: 18 sc (18) 
R6: 5 sc, sc dec x 4, 5 sc (14) 
R7: 5 sc, sc dec x 2, 5 sc (12) 
R8: 12 sc (12)
R9: (1sc, sc dec) x 4 (8) 
*Stuff, FO with long tail and sew to the front of the body. 

Ears
(Make 2) 
R1: 4 sc in MR (4) 
R2: sc inc x 4 (8) 
R3: (1 sc, sc inc) x 4 (12) 
R4-8: 12 sc (12) 
R9: (1 sc, sc dec) x 4 (8) 
R10: 8 sc (8) 
FO with long tail, flatten (do not stuff) and sew to the head.

Tail 
R1: 6 sc in MR (6) 
R2: sc inc x 6 (12) 
R3-4: 12 sc (12) 
R5: (2 sc, sc dec x 3 (9) 
*Stuff, FO with long tail and sew to the back of the body.

Egg 
(Make as many as you want!) 
R1: 6 sc in MR (6) 
R2: sc inc x 6 (12) 
R3: (2 sc, sc inc) x 4 (16) 
R4: (3 sc, sc inc) x 4 (20) 
R5-8: 20 sc (20) 
R9: (3sc, sc dec) x 4 (16) 
R10: 16 sc (16) 
R11: (2sc, sc dec) x 4 (12) 
R12: 12 sc (12) 
Stuff.
R13: sc dec x 6 (6)
FO with long tail. Whip stitch FLO to close.

You're done! 
I hope you have enjoyed making your bunny as much as I enjoyed designing him.  

No unauthorized reproduction or distribution of this pattern or content, in whole or in part, is permitted. You are free to sell any dolls made with this pattern, but please give credit when doing so. A link back to the pattern page is appreciated. 

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

Copyright 2017, Jessica Doering, Neogurumi

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