Crochet Great Ball Pokeball pattern

Updated: Sep 28, 2021



This is for a full pattern of my Great Ball Pokeball rattle, although, the rattle part is optional.


Pattern Notes-


· This pattern is in US terminology.

· Worked in continuous rounds unless stated otherwise.


Abbreviations-


· MR = Magic Ring

· St(s) = Stitch(es)

· Sc = Single Crochet (UK = Double Crochet)

· Hdc = Half Double Crochet (UK = Half Treble Crochet)

· Dc = Double Crochet (UK = Treble Crochet)

· Inc = Increase | Crochet two into same stitch

· Dec = Decrease | Crochet two stitches together


Materials-


· Aran (10 ply/worsted weight) Cotton Yarn in Blue, Red, White and Black

I used Paintbox Cotton Aran in Sailor Blue, Rose Red, Paper White and Pure Black

· 3.5mm Crochet Hook

· Scissors

· Yarn Needle

· Stuffing

· Rattle Insert (Optional)


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You are more than welcome to use any yarn and hook size as gauge is not important. Using a 3.5mm hook and aran yarn will make this pokeball approximately 2.5 inches.

So, lets get started!



Pokeball-


Using blue yarn:


Row 1: MR. 6 sc into centre of the ring. (6 sts)

Row 2: [Inc] 6 times (12 sts)

Row 3: [sc, inc] 6 times (18 sts)

Row 4: [2 sc, inc] 6 times (24 sts)

Row 5: [3 sc, inc] 6 times (30 sts)

Row 6: [4 sc, inc] 6 times (36 sts)

Row 7: [5 sc, inc] 6 times (42 sts)

Rows 8-9: 42 sc (42 sts)


Change to black yarn:


Rows 10-11: 42 sc (42 sts)


Change to white yarn:


Rows 12-14: 42 sc (42 sts)

Row 15: [5 sc, dec] 6 times (36 sts)

Row 16: [4 sc, dec] 6 times (30 sts)

Row 17: [3 sc, dec] 6 times (24 sts)

Row 18: [2 sc, dec] 6 times (18 sts)

*Stuff firmly. Optional extra: insert rattle.*

Row 19: [Sc, dec] 6 times (12 sts)

Row 20: [Dec] 6 times (6 sts)

*Finish stuffing.*

Fasten off. Weave in ends.




Large circle-


Using black yarn:


Row 1: MR. 6 sc into centre of the ring. (6 sts)

Row 2: [Inc] 6 times (12 sts)


Fasten off, leaving long tail for sewing.



Small circle-



Using white yarn:


Row 1: MR. 6 sc into centre of the ring. (6 sts)


Fasten off, leaving long tail for sewing.



Assembly-


Sew the small circle onto the large circle.



Sew the large circle onto the pokeball between rows 10 and 11, where the rows start.



Weave in ends.


Stripes (make 2)-


Using red yarn:


*Crochet into the back bumps of the ch for a neater finish.* Leave a slightly long tail to weave in.


Ch 16. Sc into 2nd ch from hook. 2 sc, 3 hdc, 3 dc, 3 hdc, 3 sc. Fasten off, leaving long tail for sewing.



Sew the two stripes onto the pokeball, between rows 5 and 8.





Weave in ends.





You are now finished! Thank you for reading my pattern!

I hope you enjoyed crocheting your Great Ball Pokeball as much as I did.

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