Mini Mimi CAL (Part 3: Arms and Legs) Doll Base Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

Today, we're going to be working on Mini Mimi's arms and legs.

On a side note, I've been suffering from some this mosquito bite on my arm for the last few weeks. I react badly to mosquito bites, but this year has been the worst. I've been putting on some anti-itching cream that's supposed to take away my itch, but there's this rash that just wouldn't go away.

It turns out that I'm allergic to the anti-itching cream. The mosquito bite has already healed, but I have this ugly gigantic rash on my arm that is crazy itchy.

Life is so ironic when you're allergic to your anti-itching cream and makes you itchier than ever. Sadly, before I found out about this, I was lathering on this anti-itch cream on some other mosquito bites on my leg. So now I have to deal with those too.

Summer, right?

OK, enough about my misery. Here's the pattern for Mini Mimi's arms and legs. If you need a reference for a list of materials, you can click here.


Pattern

  • Arms

Round 1: Magic Ring with a Base of 6 sc (6 sts)
Round 2-10: sc in each st around (6 sts)
Cut and fasten off. These will be crocheted onto the body later on.

  • Legs

Round 1: Magic Ring with a base of 6 sc (6 sts)
Round 2: [2 sc, sc inc] x 2 times (8 sts)
Round 3-11: sc in each st around (8 sts)
Change to the colour of choice for underwear. 
Round 12: sc in each st around (8 sts)
Cut and fasten off.

I wrote out a tutorial here for getting the perfect stripes using half colour changes so that you can try it out too!



Make a second leg, (but do not cut and fasten this time) end with Ch 4 (with the underwear colour)

Continue working with the underwear colour.
Round 13: 8 sc around the first leg, 4 sc along ch, 8 sc around the second leg, 4 sc along the other side of ch (24 sts)
Round 14: 3 sc, sc inc, 11 sc, sc inc, 8 sc (26 sts)
Round 15-16: Sc in each st around (26 sts)
Round 17: 3 sc, sc dec, 11 sc, sc dec, 8 sc (24 sts)
Round 18: Sc in each st around (24 sts)

You can cut and fasten the underwear colour yarn because you will continue the rest of the doll with skin colour yarn. If you are using the half colour change method, start working the skin colour onto the top of Round 18.


Timeline and Links for Mini Mimi's Pattern

Note: links will be added as the information become available.
  • Part 1: Materials & Preparation
    Post Date: August 2, 2019
  • Part 2: Head
    Post Date: August 5, 2019
  • Part 3: Arms and Legs
    Post Date: August 12, 2019
  • Part 4: Body
    Post Date: August 19, 2019
  • Part 5: Hair
    Post Date: August 26, 2019

Are you working on this Mini Mimi CAL with us? I'd love to see it! Please share with me your progress on Instagram and/or use the hashtags #onceuponacheerio and #minimimiCAL. Or join the Facebook event here.






This is an original pattern written by Juli Anne of Once Upon a Cheerio. Please do not claim this pattern as your own. If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this blog post but please do not reprint it on your site. You may keep a copy for your own personal use but please DO NOT sell the pattern or distribute it. 

You may sell products made from this pattern, but please clearly credit the design to me, Juli Anne of Once Upon a Cheerio and provide a link to my blog www.OnceUponaCheerio.com. Permission is NOT granted for mass production or factory manufacturing of any kind. Thank you for understanding!

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