Well, friends!! Let’s keep this CAL flying! I have loved the #gobigorgourdhomecal so far!! We are so excited to be able to continue to work with you!! We hope you are enjoying this CAL as much as we are!! Now we are going to work on the arms and legs! Enjoy!!

Pattern Part Links-

Part 1- Aug 1st

Part 2- Aug 4th

Part 3- Aug 7th

Part 1- Aug 10th

Part 2- Aug 13th

Part 3- Aug 16th

Part 1- Aug 19th

Part 2- Aug 21st

Part 3- Aug 23rd

Pattern Bundle

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US Terminology-

Abbreviations- 

  • Rd(s)- Round(s) 
  • MR- Magic Ring 
  • St(s)- Stitch(s) 
  • Sl St- Slip Stitch
  • Sc- Single Crochet 
  • Hdc- Half Double Crochet
  • Dc- Double Crochet
  • Inc- Increase
  • Dc Inc- Double Crochet Increase
  • Dec- Invisible Decrease  
    • In front loops only pick up the next two loops, yarn over, and pull through 2 loops.  
  • P- Picot 
    • Ch 3, sl st in the 3 ch from the hook.
  • FO- Fasten Off 
  • BLO- Back Loop Only
  • FLO- Front Loop Only- for closing up holes. 

Pattern Bundle

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Arms- (make 2)

Orange

Rd 1: sc 6 in MR

Rd 2: inc (12)

Rd 3: sc 2, inc (16)

Rd 4-6: sc around (16) (3 rounds) 

Rd 7: sc 2, dec (12)

Rd 8: sc, dec (8)

Rd 9-13: sc around (8) (5 rounds) 

Switch to Shirt Color

Rd 14: BLO sc around (8)

Rd 15-17: sc around (8) (3 rounds) Stuff hand firm and arm loosely.

Rd 18: fold in half and sc through both 4 times. 

FO leaving a tail for sewing 

To make the cuff insert your hook into the FLO of rd 14 from shirt through the st toward the arm and sc around, st to the first st, FO, and sew in the ends.

Feet- (make 2)

Blue

Ch 7

Rd 1: sc in 2 ch from the hook, 4 sc, 3 sc in the last ch, and continue working around the ch, sc 4, inc (14)

Rd 2: inc, sc 4, inc x3, sc 4, inc x2 

Rd 3: inc, sc 5, (sc, inc) x3, sc 4, (sc, inc) x2 (26)

Rd 4-6: sc around (26) (3 rounds) 

Rd 7: sc 5, (sc, dec) x4, sc 9 (22)

Rd 8: sc 6, dec x4, sc 8 (18)

Rd 9: sc 4, dec x3, sc 8 (15)

Switch to orange

Rd 10-20: sc around (15) (11 rounds) 

Switch to blue

Rd 21: BLO sc around (15)

Rd 22: sc around (15) Stuff

FO the first one, but not the second one. 

Pattern Bundle

If you don’t want to wait or want to have a printable PDF version of all our patterns we got you! We have a pattern bundle available for you! You can get it with an affiliate link from one of our designers! Here are each of our affiliate links. Click on one of our pictures and gut your amazing Go Big or Gourd Home CAL Bundle!

We would love to see each of your parts for all of the patterns! Make a post on Instagram and tag us at @gobigorgourdhomecal. When you do that we will share your post in our stories for all to enjoy with you! Make sure you keep coming back here for each of the different parts for all of the patterns! Use this hashtag to share your different parts, #gobigorgourdhomecal!

Make sure you are following all of the designers to stay in on the know for all of their fun things! @crochetwizzard, @cocoknittedcreations, and @cbfiberworks

Here are some of the upcoming events on the books so far! @crochetwizzard has an amazing CAL coming up on Sept 19th her Mystery Christmas Advent Calendar CAL! This will be a longer CAL, but totally worth it in the end! @cocoknittedcreations has an amazing CAL coming up in December! She hasn’t disclosed what it will be yet. And both are doing a Collaborative CAL with a couple of other designers starting on January 8th for the Adorable World of Arctic Animals CAL. So stay tuned for all of these amazing events coming up!