Domo-Kun, My version


I couldn’t find a pattern that was all crochet, I didn’t want to use felt for the mouth and teeth. So, I decided to make my own. He is about 6 inches tall.

Materials:
Small amount of Worsted weight yarn in brown, red and white
Size 5.5mm hook
Thread and sewing needle
Small beads for the eyes or you can embroider them.

Notes: Head/body, arms and legs are done in a continuous round.

Abbreviations
ch =chain
chs=chains
sc=single chain
ea=each
tc=triple chain

Starting at the top of his head:
1: ch 7, 2 sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in ea ch to end, 2 sc in end of chain (DO NOT TURN), sc along other side to end.
2: 3 sc in end of chain, sc in next 5 chs, 2 sc in ea of next 3 chs, sc in next 5 ch
3: 2sc in ea of next 4 chs, sc in ea if next 5 ch
4: Continuing in rounds, sc in ea ch until he measures 5 inches.
5: start to stuff.
6: *sc dec in next2 chs, sc in next ch * Repeat till opening is closed. Fasten off and weave in end.

Arms and legs: (make 2 of each)
-Ch2, 6 sc in loop. Sc in every ch for 5 rows.
-Fasten off. Weave in ends

Mouth:
Teeth: (make 2 sets)

With white, ch 9, *tc in second ch from hook, sl in next ch*. Repeat 4 times. Fasten off.

Red Mouth Patch:

Ch 10. Sc in second ch from hook. *Sc in ea ch to end, ch 1 and turn.* Repeat for 5 rows. Fasten off and weave in ends.

Finishing:
– Sew teeth to red mouth piece, One on ea end of the wide end. Fasten off, weave in ends and sew onto front of body about the middle.
– Stuff arms and legs and sew them onto the body.
– Sew beads on face for eyes or embroider them.

Your done!

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