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Fish Cat Toys

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I created these and thought I would share with my fellow crocheters. Enjoy!

 

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Fish Cat Toy

 

MATERIALS:

Scraps of Yarn, worsted weight

G Hook

Large Eye sewing needle

Stuffing – fiberfill, mylar (I got some from the windows of the envelopes I get in the mail) makes a great krinkly sound, catnip, scraps of yarn, etc.

 

SIZE: approx. 3.5â€x2

 

ABBREVIATIONS:

sc: single crochet

st(s): stitch(s)

sc2tog: sc nxt two sts together – pull up a loop from next two stitches, yarn over and draw through all three loops on hook. Also know as decrease (dec).

nxt: next

ea: each

rep: repeat

(#): number of stitches when rnd completed

 

INSTRUCTIONS:

Do NOT join, mark rnds

Start with an adjustable loop, 6 sc in loop

Rnd 1: *2sc in nxt st, sc in nxt st* rep around (9)

Rnd 2: *2 sc in nxt st, sc in nxt 2 sts* rep around (12)

Rnd 3: *2 sc in nxt st, sc in nxt 3 sts* rep around (15)

Rnd 4: sc around (15)

Rnd 5: *2 sc in nxt st, sc in nxt 4 sts* rep around (18)

Rnd 6-8: sc around (18)

Rnd 9: *sc2tog, sc nxt 3 sts * to last 3 sts, sc2tog, sc in last st (14) STUFF

Rnd 10: *sc2tog, sc nxt st* to last st, sc in last st (10)

Rnd 11: sc2tog around (5)

Rnd 12: 2 sc in ea st (10)

Rnd 13: 2 sc in ea st (20)

Rnd 14: sc in ea st (20) STUFF TAIL

Row 15: flatten rnds and hold together, sc in black loops to join rnds. Fasten off and weave in ends. Embellish as desired.

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How adorable! I must make some soon. :hook Maybe I'll even get a cat to hold still long enough near one to take a picture...

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your fish are sooooo cute, I don't have a cat but my sister has:cat 2:cat and so I'll make these for her kitties..........thanks :manyheart

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Those would be really cute hanging as a mobile too. Seeing them all lined up made me think of it.

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I'll have to make that...I have 2 cats and it is their turn to get something from me :)

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Thanks for sharing the pattern. They are so nice. I just got a new cat addition to the family, and was looking to make all the cats something special. Thank you.

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that's wonderful! thanks so much for sharing the pattern - I emailed this thread to myself!

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They are so cute. I have quite a few cats in mind for these. How fun!!!!!!!!

 

Thank you for sharing!:lol

 

Lisa

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Thanks for these cute fishies. My cats like toys that are a little larger so they can carry them around. These are perfect.

 

EugeneClarence

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These are really cool-looking - thanks so much for sharing this, Heather! Meeps and I thank you! :cat:manyheart:hook

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These are too cute. And I bet my cats would love them even more if they were stuffed with catnip! :cat:mouse

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Thank you, Heather, from me & our 2 kitties! I've printed out your pattern, so the buttheads!, I mean :cat will be having a few made for them.

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omg I just saw these and am literally pulling out yarn I'm so eager to start one...lol

Just adorable!

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These are adorable!! Thanks for sharing! :hug I know some cats that are going to be very happy this Christmas. I think I'm going to see if I can put a little cat nip inside some how. :think

 

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Purrrrrrrrrrr... animal0083.gif

 

I'm planning to decorate my bathroom in a tropical motif (once I have a bathroom I can decorate), and these would be "purrrfect".

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