- Worsted weight yarn in orange (40 yds) and green (6 yds)
- Item pictured is made with Red Heart Super Saver Yarn in Carrot and Deborah Norville Everyday Solids in Kiwi.
- Yarn needle
With orange, ch 16.
Row 1: sc in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across (15 st). turn.
Row 2: ch 1, sc in back loops only of each st across. Turn.
Rows 3-34: repeat row 2.
The photo below shows 34 rows complete.
With a yarn needle and 12” of orange yarn, weave a strand through bottom edge and cinch tight (photo 2). Stuff pumpkin with stuffing and repeat for other edge (photo 3). Tie off strands and hide to the inside of pumpkin.
With green, ch 4, sl st to form a ring.
Sc in each ch around (4 sc), then continue to work sc around and around, for 4 rounds (photo 4).
*Next, ch 6. Work the following sts back along ch: sl st, sc, hdc, dc, dc (photo 5). Sl st to next st on stem.* repeat from * to * a total of 4 times. Tie off, leaving a long yarn tail to sew stem on to pumpkin. Use a yarn needle and sew stem to top of pumpkin (photo 6).