Ewenice McFleece is a fine example of single crochet, double crochet, and the innovative double crochet with thrum introduced in Interweave Crochet’s Winter 2008 issue. Basically an inside-out thrummed mitten, this crochet amigurumi consists of just a body, four legs, a head, and ears. She can be quickly worked up in a few short hours.
Designer: Christine Vitron
Finished Size: 6″ tall, 4″ wide, and 9″ from nose to back end.
Yarn: Plymouth Suri Merino (55% Suri Alpaca, 45% Extra Fine Merino; 109 yd [100 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]; ): #100 (white ), 2 balls; #500 (black ), about 20 yds; natural-colored wool roving, about 1 oz.
Hook: Size H (5 mm).
Notions: Yarn needle; polyester fiberfill stuffing; stitch marker (m).
Gauge: 20 sc and 20 rows = 4″.
Skill Level: Easy.