Ch – chain
DC – double crochet
DTR – double treble crochet
SC – single crochet
Sl St – slip stitch
St(s) – stitch(es)
TR – treble crochet
Materials: I was using for the body – crochet cotton threads size 10, crochet hook 1.8 mm, for the tail – worsted light soft baby yarn, crochet hook size 2.75 mm.
Finished size: Easter Bunny Applique is about 1-3/4” (4.5 cm) tall.
With hook size 1.8 mm and crochet cotton thread size 10 make an adjustable ring.
Round 1. Ch 3, 12 DC into ring, draw the loop closed, Sl St in top of Ch 3.
Round 2. Ch 1, SC into same St, SC into next St, *2 SC into next St, SC into each of next 2 Sts*, repeat from * to * 3 more times. Join with Sl St in top of first SC.
Round 3. Ch 1, SC into same St, SC into next St, *2 SC into next St, SC into each of next 2 Sts*, repeat from * to * 4 more times, 2 SC into next St and SC into last St. Join with Sl St in top of first SC.
Head. Ch 3, TR into same St, 3 TR into next St.
Ears. **Ch 5, DTR into the top of the last TR of the Head (see Instruction below), Ch 5, Sl St into the top of the last TR of the Head**. Repeat from ** to ** for the second Ear.
When instructed to work into the top of a stitch, insert hook under two loops highlighted in green in direction of arrow.
Tail. Join yarn for the tail, Ch 3, DC into same St, Ch 1, Sl St into same St.
Embroider the eye.
Fasten off and weave in the ends.
This bunny was made with Red Heart worsted yarn medium weight 4, it is about 4.5” (11 cm) tall.