ivory, beige, or brown bouclé yarn for body, 154 yards (150 g) of bulky-weight (#5 bulky) black wool for embroidery, small amount of fingering-weight (#1 superfine)
Two ⅓” (8 mm) black eye buttons
C/2 (2.75 mm)
© 2021 Hisako Okawa / Andrews McMeel Publishing · Reproduced with permission. · From Long-Legged Friends, Crochet Creatures to Create and Cuddle, by Hisako and Shizue Okawa, Andrews McMeel Publishing, LLC
Make the Fluffy Poodle
1. Crochet each part.
2. Stuff each part, except the ears. Make sure to use the wrong side of the single crochet as the outside fabric.
3. Attach the eyes. Embroider the nose and mouth, as shown in the diagram at right.
4. Sew all parts together, as shown on page 49. Sew the tail to the back, as shown in the diagram below. For the ivory poodle, embroider the hands and feet.