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4.0mm Crochet Hook, Stuffing, Tapestry Needle, Scissors, 6mm Safety Eyes.
Yarn Used: 4/Medium Weight in Light Green and Dark Green
Pattern Difficulty: Easy
We start by making the pea pod. After making the pea pod, we close the ends to make it look more like a pea pod. Now we make the three peas and assemble their face after.
Stitches Used: Magic Ring, Ch, Sc, Inc, Dec.
In Dark Green:
Round 1: Ch 26.
Sc in 2nd ch from hook. Sc in next 23 st, Inc in next st.
Turn to the other side of the Ch. Sc in next 24 st (50)
Round 2: Inc in the next 2 st, Sc in the next 21 st, *Inc* in next 4 st
Sc in next 21 st, Inc in last 2 st (58)
Round 3: Inc in the next 2 st, Sc in the next 26 st, Inc in next 3 st, Sc in the next 26 st, Inc in last st (64)
Round 4: Inc in the next 3 st, Sc in the next 29 st, *Inc* in the next 3 st, Sc in the next 29 st (70)
Round 5-14: *Sc* all around (70)
Finish off. Weave in ends.
Pea Pod Assembly:
In Dark Green
Fold the very corners of the pea pod together. Line up the stitches and sew 4 stitches down (a total of 8 stitches are being sewn). Finish off and weave in ends.
Peas: (Make 3)
In Light Green
Round 1: In Light Green, 6 Sc in Magic Ring (6)
Round 2: *Inc* 2 times, Sc in next st and add different colored st marker to Sc just made. This marks the eye placement. Sc in same st, *Inc* in the next 2 st, Sc in next st Add different colored st marker to Sc just made. Sc in same st. (12)
Round 3: *Inc, Sc* all around (18)
Round 4: *Inc, 2 Sc* all around (24)
Round 5: *Inc, 3 Sc* all around (30)
Round 6-9: *Sc* all around (30)
Round 10: *Dec, Sc 3* all around (24)
Round 11: *Dec, Sc 2* all around (18)
Round 12: *Dec, Sc* all around (12)
Stuff here and insert safety eyes where eye markers are.
Round 13: *Dec* all around (6)
Finish off and add any additional stuffing. Sew closed.
With Black Embroidery Thread
Insert needle with thread aligned below left eye. Pull through and insert into the middle of the smile, going to the other side of the smile. Pull through. Lastly, insert needle into the middle of the smile and pull through. Finish off.
With makeup, paint, or yarn
Make two lines on the sides of the mouth.