Frida Kahlo – Pattern

Head:

Rnd 1          Yarn light beige. Make a magic loop.

Rnd 2          Work 6 sc in the magic loop.

Rnd 3          Work 2 sc in every sc = 12 sc.

Rnd 4          * 1 sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 18 sc.

Rnd 5          * 1 sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 24 sc.

Rnd 6          * 1 sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 30 sc.

Rnd 7          * 1 sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 36 sc.

Rnd 8          * 1 sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 42 sc.

Rnd 9-13     Work 1 sc in every sc = 42 sc on the round.

Rnd 14        Make 2, 2-sc-together 2 different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 40 sc.

Rnd 15        Work 1 sc in every sc = 40 sc on the round.

Rnd 16        Make 3, 2-sc-together 3 different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 37 sc.

Rnd 17        Make 4, 2-sc-together 4 different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 33 sc.

Rnd 18        Make 3, 2-sc-together 3 different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 30 sc.

Rnd 19        * 1 sc in the next 5 sc, then crochet the next 2 sc tog *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 24 sc.

Rnd 20        Work 1 sc in every sc = 24 sc on the round.

Rnd 21        * 1 sc in the next 2 sc, then crochet the next 2 sc tog *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 18 sc.

Stuff the head and continue.

Rnd 22        * 1 sc in the next 2 sc, then crochet the next 2 sc tog *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 12 sc.

Rnd 23        Work 1 sc in every sc = 12 sc on the round.

Rnd 24        Make 2 sc into 1 sc 2 times on different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 14 sc.

Rnd 25        Make 2 sc into 1 sc 2 times on different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 16 sc.

Continue with green yarn

Rnd 26        Make 2 sc into 1 sc 4 times on different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 20 sc.

Rnd 27        Work 1 sc in every sc = 20 sc on the round.

Rnd 28        Make 2 sc into 1 sc 2 times on different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 22 sc.

Rnd 29        Make 2 sc into 1 sc 2 times on different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 24 sc.

Rnd 30        Work 1 sc in every sc = 24 sc on the round.

Rnd 31        Make 2 sc into 1 sc 2 times on different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 26 sc.

 

Bottum:

Rnd 1          Green yarn. Make a magic loop.

Rnd 2          Work 6 sc in the magic loop.

Rnd 3          Work 2 sc in every sc = 12 sc.

Rnd 4          * 1 sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 18 sc.

Rnd 5          * 1 sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 24 sc.

Rnd 6          Make 2 sc into 1 sc 2 times on different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 26 sc.

Stuff and close by crocheting bottom and body together with sc all around.

 

Now you decide whether you want to make the octo or the doll.

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Octo Frida:

Make 8 tentacles which are crocheted directly on to the bottom into the last round of sc which joined bottom and body.

Chain 45. Work back the chain, make 2 hdc into the first 7 chain stitches. Continue with 1 hdc into every left chain stitch.

Fasten the tentacles to the bottom.

 

Doll Frida:

 

Dress:

Is crocheted directly on to the bottom

 

Rnd 1          Turn the body with the head down.

Work 1 dc in every dc into the last round of sc which joined bottom and body = 28 sc

Rnd 2          Make 2 sc into 1 sc 4 times on different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 32 sc.

Rnd 3          Make 2 sc into 1 sc 4 times on different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 36 sc.

Rnd 4          Work 1 sc in every sc = 36 sc.

Rnd 5          Make 2 sc into 1 sc 4 times on different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 40 sc.

Rnd 6-13    Work 1 sc in every sc = 40 sc.

Rnd 14        Make 2 sc into 1 sc 2 times on different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 42 sc.

Rnd 15-22  Work 1 sc in every sc = 42 sc.

Rnd 23        Work 1 dc in every sc = 42 dc.

Red yarn

Rnd 25        Work 1 hdc in the back loop og every dc = 42 hdc

Break of yarn

 

Crochet a yellow trim at the bottom of the dress.

 

Arm:

Rnd 1          Yarn light beige. Make a magic circle.

Rnd 2          Work 6 sc in the magic circle.

Rnd 3          * 1 sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 9 sc.

Rnd 4-5      Work 1 sc in every sc = 9 sc

Rnd 6-22    Green yarn. Work 1 sc in every sc = 9 sc

Fasten off.

 

Leg:

Rnd 1          Black yarn. Make a magic circle.

Rnd 2          Work 6 sc in the magic circle.

Rnd 3          * 1 sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 9 sc.

Rnd 4-6      Work 1 sc in every sc = 9 sc

Rnd 7-35    Yarn light beige. Work 1 sc in every sc = 9 sc

Fasten off and stuff

 

Hair, piece 1:

Rnd 1          Black yarn. Make a magic loop.

Rnd 2          Work 6 sc in the magic loop.

Rnd 3          Work 2 sc in every sc = 12 sc.

Rnd 4          * 1 sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 18 sc.

Rnd 5          * 1 sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 24 sc.

Rnd 6          * 1 sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 30 sc.

Rnd 7          * 1 sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 36 sc.

Rnd 8          * 1 sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 42 sc.

Rnd 9-10    Work 1 sc in every sc = 42 sc.

Rnd 11        Make 4, 2-sc-together 4 different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 38 sc.

Rnd 12        Make 2, 2-sc-together 2 different places into this round and 1 sc into every other sc  = 36 sc.

 

Hair, piece 2:

Rnd 1          Black yarn. Make a magic loop.

Rnd 2          Work 6 sc in the magic loop.

Rnd 3          Work 2 sc in every sc = 12 sc.

Rnd 4          * 1 sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 18 sc.

Rnd 5          Work 1 sc in every sc = 18 sc.

 

Ear:

Rnd 1          Yarn light beige. Make chain 4 to a ring

Rnd 2          3 sc into the ring

 

Small rose:

Rnd 1          Chain 7

Rnd 2          2 sc into 2.ch from the hook, 2 sc into the rest of the ch:

 

Roll together and make a small rose and sew it with a pair of stitches.

  

 

Place the hair on the head in this way and sew it on.

 

Sew roses on the hear.

Sew arms, legs and ears on the body.

Sew eyes, mouth, necklace and earrings.