Today we are going to start making Timothy's shell and adding the finishing touches to this turtle.
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Turtle Outer Shell Instructions:
rnd 1: sc 6 into a magic circle (6 sts)
rnd 2: sc 2 into each st around (12 sts)
rnd 3: [sc, sc 2 into next st] x 6 (18 sts)
rnd 4: [sc 2, sc 2 into next st] x 6 (24 sts)
rnd 5: [sc 3, sc 2 into next st] x 6 (30 sts)
rnd 6: [sc 4, sc 2 into next st] x 6 (36 sts)
rnd 7: [sc 5, sc 2 into next st] x 6 (42 sts)
rnd 8: [sc 6, sc 2 into next st] x 6 (48 sts)
rnd 9-12: sc 48 for 4 rnds. At the end of last rnd, sl st join to first st of rnd, f/o.
Turtle Inner Shell Instructions:
rnd 1-8: rep rnds 1-8 of Turtle Outer Shell above, sl st, f/o.
Join Outer & Inner Shells Together:
Place RS of Inner Shell against the WS of the Outer Shell. In a complementary AC, make a slip knot and join shell edges tog by sc attaching to last st of both pieces (RS of Outer shell should face you), sc around, joining the shells tog. Stuff shell before crocheting the last few sts closed (48 sts).
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Turtle Front Shell Panel Instructions:
rnd 1-7: rep rnds 1-7 of Turtle Outer Shell above
Now, it’s time to join the front shell panel to the shell and turtle...
rnd 8: sc 6, *ch 8, sl st join to adjacent st on inner shell, ch 1, sc 8 across the last 8 chs,* sc 2 into next avail st of front shell panel, sc 6, rep from * to * (this time before you join to shell, place front shell panel on the turtle’s tummy with RS facing out, the first ch 8 on left shoulder & inner shell on turtle’s back – this ch 8 will go over turtle’s right shoulder, continue as normal), sc 2 into next avail st of front shell panel, sc 6, sc 2 in next st, sc, rep from * to * (this time the ch 8 will go over turtle’s right hip, continue as normal), sc 5 over next 5 avail sts of front shell panel, sc 2 in next st, sc 6, sc 2 in next st, sc 3, rep from * to * (this time the ch 8 will go over turtle’s left hip, continue as normal), sc 3 over next 3 avail sts of front shell panel, sc 2 in next st, sl st join to first st of rnd, f/o, weave in ends.
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