Cornelius The Toucan

amigurumi toucan

Meet Cornelius The Toucan!

He came all the way from the tropicals to be an actor. He prefers action movies and he likes to play the hero who saves the girl.

Cornelius will make a great addition to your amigurumi collection!

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Pattern Information

Materials
Yarn: Fingering weight (50gr/125m) cotton yarn in black, white, orange and blue.
For my sample I use Scheepjes Catona in the colorways: Jet Black (110), Snow White (106), Sweet Orange (411) and Bluebird (247).
Crochet Hook: 2.5 mm crochet hook.
Notions: Fiberfill for stuffing, 8 mm safety eyes, pins, tapestry needle, locking stitch marker, scissors.

Gauge
28 stitches and 27 rows in single crochet worked in the round, with 2.5 mm crochet hook = 10 cm.
Gauge is not important for this project. However, changes might affect the finished measurements and the safety eyes size.

Finished Measurements
Approx. 12 cm (4.7 in) tall and 25 cm (9.8 in) long, including the tail.

Difficulty
Easy. Basic crochet and sewing skills required.

Abbreviations
This pattern is written in US terminology.
mc: magic circle
ch: chain
sc: single crochet
inc: increase 1 st (2 sc in the same st)
inc2: increase 2 st (3 sc in the same st)
dec: decrease 1 st (single crochet 2 sts together)
hdc: half double crochet
dc: double crochet
st(s): stitch(es)
rnds: rounds
{…}: repeat enclosed instructions the amount of times indicated
[…]: the enclosed instructions are worked in the same st
(…): total number of sts of the round and/or additional information

You can find the pattern in my Ravelry and in my Etsy shops.

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