223 Rat Stephan
MATERIALS AND TOOLS
✓ Crochet hook 1.5 mm or any other suitable size for the selected yarn (main yarn, ears, nose and eyes).
✓ Crochet hook 1.25 mm or any other suitable size for the selected yarn (smooth yarn, hands, feet and tail).
✓ Main yarn, “Italy” (75% viscose, 25% polyamide, 400m / 50 g), or any fluffy or textured suitable yarn such as mohair, angora, wool, wool blend, etc. 45 g.
✓ Smooth “Areola” Areola No. 10 (100% polyacrylic, 400m / 50g)
- white color for the eyes. 5 g
- pink color for the ears. 5 g
- black color for the nose. 3 g
- pink color for the hands, feet and tail – split the yarn in half (use 1 thread of 2)
✓ For eyes – 2 black eyes 2-3 mm in diameter (positional eyes or black beads)
✓ Fishing line 0.2-0.3 mm for whiskers and eyelashes
✓ Wire – Nichrome wire 0.7-0.8mm in diameter (220 cm) or copper wire 1mm in diameter, and thinner wire for the hands (80 cm)
✓ Stuffing – Fiberfill