Lion Brand Cupcakes
ITEM # 4331271P26
Print Description
Crafting Time
Varies
Skill Level
Intermediate
DESCRIPTION +

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Lion Brand® Vanna’s Choice®:
    Beige 1 ball (A)
    Raspberry 1 ball (C)
    Purple 1 ball (D)
    Burgundy 1 ball (E)
    or colors of your choice
  • Lion Brand® Cotton-Ease®:
    Almond 1 ball (B)
    or color of your choice
  • Lion Brand® crochet hook size G-6
  • Lion Brand® knitting needles size 4
  • Lion Brand® stitch markers
  • Lion Brand® large-eyed blunt needle
  • Foam ball: 3" diameter, cut in half (one half ball will be needed for each Cupcake)
  • Fiberfill stuffing
  • Small amount of white yarn
  • Craft glue
  • Knife
  • Scissors

DIRECTIONS:

SIZE
About 4" tall

GAUGE
EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL FOR THIS PROJECT.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
sc2tog (sc decrease) Insert hook into st and draw up a loop. Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop. Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook.
NOTES
1.
Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.
2. Materials are sufficient for multiple Cupcakes.

BASE
With crochet hook and A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around – 12 sc.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around – 18 sc.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts; rep from * around – 24 sc.
Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts; rep from * around – 30 sc. Fasten off.

SIDE
With knitting needles and A, cast on 51 sts.
Row 1 (WS): * Purl 1, knit 2; rep from * across.
Row 2: * Purl 2, knit 1; rep from * across.
Rows 3-14: Rep Rows 1 and 2. Bind off.

FROSTING
With crochet hook and B, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around – 12 sc.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around – 18 sc.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts; rep from * around – 24 sc.
Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts; rep from * around – 30 sc.
Rnd 6: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 4 sts; rep from * around – 36 sc.
Rnds 7-11: Sc in each st around. Fasten off.

BERRY (use C, D or E)
With crochet hook, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 4 sc in first ch. Place marker in first stitch for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around – 8 sc.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around – 12 sc.
Rnd 4-6: Sc in each st around – 12 sts. Begin adding stuffing after Rnd 4.
Rnd 7: Sc2tog around – 6 sts. Fasten off, leaving a long yarn tail.
Finish stuffing, use yarn tail to gather open end.

FINISHING Seam ends of Side to make a loop. Sew one long edge of Side to Base. Weave in ends. Stuff firmly. Cover foam half ball with Frosting, allowing edge of Frosting to extend past ball. Place half ball onto Side of Cupcake and sew edge of Frosting to Side. Glue Berry to top of Cupcake. Snip 1/4 in. (6 mm) lengths of white yarn and glue to Frosting to make sprinkles.

ABBREVIATIONS
beg = beginning
ch = chain
rep = repeat
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)

SHIPPING & RETURNS +

SHIPPING

Standard Delivery

You can usually expect delivery within 6-10 business days from your order date (business days are Monday-Friday, excluding Holidays).  You’ll receive an email with tracking information when your order is shipped.   Please allow up to 5 business days to receive your tracking information.  

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REVIEWS +

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Lion Brand® Vanna’s Choice®:
    Beige 1 ball (A)
    Raspberry 1 ball (C)
    Purple 1 ball (D)
    Burgundy 1 ball (E)
    or colors of your choice
  • Lion Brand® Cotton-Ease®:
    Almond 1 ball (B)
    or color of your choice
  • Lion Brand® crochet hook size G-6
  • Lion Brand® knitting needles size 4
  • Lion Brand® stitch markers
  • Lion Brand® large-eyed blunt needle
  • Foam ball: 3" diameter, cut in half (one half ball will be needed for each Cupcake)
  • Fiberfill stuffing
  • Small amount of white yarn
  • Craft glue
  • Knife
  • Scissors

DIRECTIONS:

SIZE
About 4" tall

GAUGE
EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL FOR THIS PROJECT.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
sc2tog (sc decrease) Insert hook into st and draw up a loop. Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop. Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook.
NOTES
1.
Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.
2. Materials are sufficient for multiple Cupcakes.

BASE
With crochet hook and A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around – 12 sc.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around – 18 sc.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts; rep from * around – 24 sc.
Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts; rep from * around – 30 sc. Fasten off.

SIDE
With knitting needles and A, cast on 51 sts.
Row 1 (WS): * Purl 1, knit 2; rep from * across.
Row 2: * Purl 2, knit 1; rep from * across.
Rows 3-14: Rep Rows 1 and 2. Bind off.

FROSTING
With crochet hook and B, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around – 12 sc.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around – 18 sc.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts; rep from * around – 24 sc.
Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts; rep from * around – 30 sc.
Rnd 6: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 4 sts; rep from * around – 36 sc.
Rnds 7-11: Sc in each st around. Fasten off.

BERRY (use C, D or E)
With crochet hook, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 4 sc in first ch. Place marker in first stitch for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around – 8 sc.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around – 12 sc.
Rnd 4-6: Sc in each st around – 12 sts. Begin adding stuffing after Rnd 4.
Rnd 7: Sc2tog around – 6 sts. Fasten off, leaving a long yarn tail.
Finish stuffing, use yarn tail to gather open end.

FINISHING Seam ends of Side to make a loop. Sew one long edge of Side to Base. Weave in ends. Stuff firmly. Cover foam half ball with Frosting, allowing edge of Frosting to extend past ball. Place half ball onto Side of Cupcake and sew edge of Frosting to Side. Glue Berry to top of Cupcake. Snip 1/4 in. (6 mm) lengths of white yarn and glue to Frosting to make sprinkles.

ABBREVIATIONS
beg = beginning
ch = chain
rep = repeat
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)