April Fool’s Crochet Pattern: Cat ToyBy Rachel Choi – 14 Comments
|The cats all over the world have voted and it’s unanimous! This is the best cat toy ever and you get the crochet pattern for free here on Crochet Spot. The pattern is fast and easy, but the best part is you can adjust the ball to make it any size you desire! Just follow the instructions within the pattern to get started.|
Finished Size: as big or as small as you desire. Ask your cat what he/she wants.
Medium Weight Yarn (your cat’s favorite color)
Crochet Hook (the bigger the better)
Index finger and thumb (or equivalent fingers as necessary)
Special Crochet Stitch
Wrap – Lightly grip the yarn between index finger and thumb. Revolve 360 degrees around as indicated in pattern.
Note: the wrap may be tricky for some, just remember that practice makes perfect!
Gauge: don’t worry about it, your cat won’t care.
Crochet Pattern: Cat Toy
Row 1: holding crochet hook upside down, wrap 20 times around bottom of hook: 20 wrap
Note: be sure there are no spaces between wraps on row 1
Row 2: overlapping previous row and working in opposite direction, wrap 20 times: 20 wrap
Repeat row 2, until your work looks like a ball
Row 3: slide work off of hook and turn 90 degrees, wrap 20 times: 20 wrap
Repeat row 3, until toy is as large as you desire, then finish off.
Need help? Just let me know.
P.S. My cat loves this toy, I swear!