Derek the Dandelion Doorstop

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Amigurumi Dandelion Doorstop Crochet Pattern by Cottontail & Whiskers. Crocheting Derek Dandelion with rent free spider is easier with our photo tutorial guide

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Description

Amigurumi Derek the Dandelion Doorstop Crochet Pattern (and Spider!)

A Dandelion amigurumi door stop by Cottontail and Whiskers, fit for Spring time. Make Derek the Dandelion door stopper and his rent free spider using our well written photo tutorial. We include detailed instructions with pages of clearly written how-to guide notes.

Dandelion doorstop crochet pattern by cottontail and whiskers
Detail of spider crochet pattern included by cottontail and whiskers

With full colour photograph prompts and step by step walk though, we hope to make these patterns as accessible to as many crafter as have desire to pick up a crochet hook.

If you can become familiar with these mystical phrases, then you can complete a Cottontail and Whiskers crochet pattern…

  • ‘Magic Circle’
  • Single Crochet (sc)
  • Double Crochet (dc)
  • Increase (inc)
  • Decrease (dec)

and for some of our patterns, Half Double Crochet (hdc)

Crochet dandelion doorstop profile at cottontail and whiskers
Dandelion doorstop crochet pattern by cottontail and whiskers

Additional stitches are fully explained with colour photographs alongside all other amigurumi techniques necessary.

Derek the Dandelion Doorstop Crochet Pattern is available as part of our Spring Flowers crochet pattern BUNDLE.

Dandelion doorstop crochet pattern by cottontail and whiskers
Spring flowers doorstop crochet pattern by cottontail and whiskers

Born in Scotland, written in English, terms in US American

Did you Know?

Dandelions have long been believed to make you pee the bed if you touch or pick them. Be assured that crocheting a dandelion won’t have you running to the bathroom. Medieval use of eating the roots as a diuretic gave rise to this myth.
source: wildfooduk.com

Amigurumi Derek the Dandelion Doorstop Crochet Pattern (and Spider!)

Finished size

  • 38 x 16 x 16 cm (15 x 6 x 6 inches)

Skill level

  • Intermediate

Skills required

  • Rows
  • Chain (ch)
  • Rounds (rnd)
  • Single crochet (sc)
  • Half double crochet (hdc)
  • Double crochet (dc)
  • Treble crochet (tr)
  • Increase (inc)
  • Decrease (dec)
  • Back loops only (BLO)
  • Front loops only (FLO)
  • Slip stitch (slst)
  • Fasten off (fo)

Materials

  • Green Aran yarn – 100 g
  • Yellow DK yarn – 50 g
  • Dark Yellow DK yarn – scraps
  • White DK yarn – scraps
  • Black DK yarn – scraps
  • Black safety eyes – 6 mm (2 pairs)
  • Toy Stuffing
  • Beads / rice / grain – 500 g
  • Stocking or tights

Equipment

  • Crochet hook – 3.0 mm
  • Crochet hook – 4.0 mm
  • Tapestry needle
  • Scissors
  • Stitch marker
Dandelion doorstop crochet pattern by cottontail and whiskers
Dandelion doorstop crochet pattern by cottontail and whiskers

Reviews (12)

12 reviews for Derek the Dandelion Doorstop

  1. Crochet Flower Amigurumi Daisy Pattern Review by Mityr for Cottontail Whiskers
    Mityr
    12 September 2022
    Makes me smile!
    I love Daphne the doorstop! Easy to follow pattern and quick to make. Mine was a hen do gift and now...More
    I love Daphne the doorstop! Easy to follow pattern and quick to make. Mine was a hen do gift and now takes pride of place at her kitchen door. Seriously considering hooking another for myself!
    Crochet Flower Amigurumi Daisy Pattern Review by Jen for Cottontail Whiskers
    Jen
    8 August 2022
    Perfect Gift!
    We made our second 'Daphne' as a gift for my daughter's wonderful teacher/tutor. This particular tea...More
    We made our second 'Daphne' as a gift for my daughter's wonderful teacher/tutor. This particular teacher is also an avid gardener. Love this pattern! So fun!
    Crochet Flower Amigurumi Daisy Pattern Review by Carla C for Cottontail Whiskers
    Carla C
    23 May 2022
    So much fun!
    Easy to follow and very complete instructions which result in an adorable project! Makes me smile e...More
    Easy to follow and very complete instructions which result in an adorable project! Makes me smile every time I look at it. A gift for my sister - can’t wait to give it to her and can’t wait to make more!
    Flower Crochet Amigurumi Patterns Review by Britt Henry for Cottontail Whiskers
    Britt Henry
    3 May 2022
    I'm addicted to making these!
    I love these so much, these are mother's day gifts. I added extra critters..the butterflies match my...More
    I love these so much, these are mother's day gifts. I added extra critters..the butterflies match my mil tattoo
    Crochet Amigurumi Flower Patterns Review by Andrea Walker for Cottontail Whiskers
    Andrea Walker
    30 April 2022
    FABULOUS!
    I love these patterns. Not only are they great fun, with easy to follow instructions, but they give ...More
    I love these patterns. Not only are they great fun, with easy to follow instructions, but they give me the confidence to try my own ideas too.

    Thank you!
    Amigurumi Flower Crochet Pattern Review by Charlotte for Cottontail and Whiskers
    Charlotte
    14 February 2022
    Doorstop
    I loved making this doorstop. Every time i look at her i get i little grin on my face
    Amigurumi Crochet Daisy Review by Jen and Nya for Cottontail & Whiskers
    Amigurumi Crochet Allium Review by Jen and Nya for Cottontail & Whiskers
    Amigurumi Crochet Daisy Review by Jen and Nya for Cottontail & Whiskers
    +1
    Jen
    12 December 2021
    We love Daphne (the Daisy) and Allan (the Allium)!
    We had great fun making Daphne and Allan and they turned out really well! Great patterns and fantast...More
    We had great fun making Daphne and Allan and they turned out really well! Great patterns and fantastic that they include a printable section. We will definitely purchase more! 13 year old made the flowers; 6 year old made the snail; mum sewed it all together – great family project!
    Amigurumi Crochet Allium Flower Pattern Review by Alison Peters for Cottontail & Whiskers
    Alison Peters
    23 November 2021
    Amazing
    Amazing bundle as always… I just can’t get enough of these patterns. So clearly written and they co...More
    Amazing bundle as always… I just can’t get enough of these patterns. So clearly written and they come out even better than I expect every time! Currently working on the allium ☺️
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