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FREE Fenella The Fish
Fenella The Fish Potholder

Materials: 1 Ball Aqua Crochet Cotton
Crochet Hook Size 2/0 or 2.50 mm
Scraps of pink, white and black felt
2 large and 2 small sequins
6 beads
½ yd ribbon
1/4" wide brass ring

Starting at center, ch 2.

Rnd 1: 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook.

Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around.

Rnd 3: * Sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc (1 sc increased). Repeat from * around.

Rnd 4: Sc in each sc around, increasing 6 sc evenly around.

Repeat 4th round until piece measures 5 ½" in diameter.

Next Rnd: Ch 4, 2 tr at base of ch-4, in next sc make dc, hdc and dc; 2 tr in next sc,
ch 4, sl st in same sc as 2 tr were made (tail), sc in each remaining sc around,
increasing as before.

Next Rnd: Sc in first 3 ch of ch-4, 3 sc in last ch, sc in each st across tip of tail, 3 sc in
first ch of second ch-4, sc in each remaining sc, complete rnd, increasing as before
to within 1 sc before tail.

Next Rnd: (Insert hook in next sc and draw loop through) 3 times; thread over and
draw through all loops on hook (2 sc decreased), sc in each sc around tail, making 3
sc in center sc of each 3-sc group and decreasing 2 sc at opposite side of tail. Sl st
in next sc. Break off.

Cut eye of white felt and mouth of pin felt as shown. With pink embroidery floss,
embroider center line of mouth. Sew large sequin and beads in place on eye. Sew
eye and mouth in place. Cut a piece of black felt 1 inch square and slit for eyelashes
as shown. Sew eyelashes in place. Make a bow ribbon and sew in place at tail. Sew
sequin on bow. Make another piece the same way. Sew pieces together. Sew brass
ring at top