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{ Andy W. in a Campbell's can...}

Materials
- 3.00 mm crochet hook
- 100 % cotton yarn for a 3.00 mm hook
- Tapestry needle
- A pair of safety eyes or black yarn to embroider the eyes
- Polyfiber fill 
- An empty can of Campbell’s soup to store your Andy.

Colors
- One color for Andy’s skin
- Black for his pants and the straps of his t-shirt
- White for his hair and the other straps in his t-shirt
- Red for the ribbon

Abbreviations
st = stitch
ch = chain
slst = slip stitch
sc = single crochet

Shall we begin?
 Leg 1
(Start with black...)
1. Magic ring of 5 sc
2. Crochet *2 sc in each st*, repeat * (10)
3. to 5. Crochet 10 sc
Close and break the yarn.

Leg 2 + body
(Start with black…)
1. Magic ring of 5 sc
2. Crochet *2 sc in each st*, repeat * (10)
3. to 5. Crochet 10 sc

Don't break the yarn! Now we will start with the body…

Body + head
6. Chain 2 and join LEG 1. Crochet 10 sc on leg 1 and then rochet 2 sc on one of the sides of the 2-ch-chain. Now crochet 10 sc on leg 2, and finally 2 sc on the other side of the 2-ch-chain. Total stitches: 24
7. Crochet *3 sc, 2 sc in the next st*, repeat * (30)
8. to 14. Corchet 30 sc
{Stuff the little legs firmly…}
15. Change to white, only through back loops, crochet 30 sc
16. Crochet *3 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (24)
17. Change to black and crochet 24 sc
18. Crochet 24 sc
19. Change to white and crochet 24 sc
20. Crochet 24 sc
{Now it’s time to stuff some more…}
21. Change to black and crochet *2 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (18)
22. Crochet 18 sc
23. Change to white and crochet 18 sc
24. Crochet 18 sc
25. Change to black and crochet *1 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (12)
26. Crochet 12 sc

Now we are going to start crocheting the head…

27. Change to Andy’s skin color and, only through back loops, crochet *2 sc in each st*, repeat * (24)
28. Crochet *3 sc, 2 sc in the next st*, repeat * (30)
29. Crochet *4 sc, 2 sc in the next st*, repeat * (36)
{Stuff the neck area firmly…}
30. to 39. Crochet 36 sc
40. Crochet *4 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (30)
{Embroider the nose on round 31 and place the safety eyes one round above the nose. The distance between the eyes is 8 stitches…}
41. Crochet *3 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (24)
42. Crochet *2 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (18)
{Stuff firmly.}
44. Crochet *1 sc, one decrease*, repeat * (12)
44. Crochet 6 decreases (6)
Close. Break the yarn and weave in ends.

Hair
{Using white…}
1. Magic ring of 6 sc
2. Crochet *2 sc in each st*, repeat * (12)
3. Crochet *1 sc, 2 sc in the next st*, repeat * (18)
4. Crochet *2 sc, 2 sc in the next st*, repeat * (24)
5. Crochet *3 sc, 2 sc in the next st*, repeat * (30)
6. Crochet *4 sc, 2 sc in the next st*, repeat * (36)
7. Crochet *11 sc, 2 sc in the next st*, repeat * (39)
8. to 11. Crochet 39 sc
{Now we’ll stop crocheting in spirals.…}
12. Ch 1 and turn. Crochet one decrease, then 35 sc and finally another decrease (37). Ch 1 and turn.
13. Crochet one decrease, then 36 33 and finally another decrease (35). Ch 1 and turn.
14. Crochet one decrease, then 31 sc and finally another decrease (33). Ch 1 and turn.
15. Crochet one decrease, then 29 sc and finally another decrease (31). Ch 1 and turn
16. Crochet one decrease, then 27 sc and finally another decrease (29). Ch 1 and turn.
17. Crochet one decrease, then 25 sc and finally another decrease (27).
For a tidier finish, crochet a series of sc all along the V of the piece. Go on crocheting sc till you reach the middle of the back. Close and break the yarn, leaving a long tail to sew to head.

Arms
{Make two, starting with the skin color.}
1. Make 2 chain stitches. Crochet 4 sc in the second chain from hook.
2. Crochet *2 sc in each stitch*, repeat * (8)
3. to 13. Crochet 8 sc
{Stuff only half of the arm}
14. Change to black and, only through back loops, crochet 8 sc
15. Crochet 8 sc
16. Press the opening with your fingers and crochet together, with sc, both opposing sides. Close. Break the yarn and leave a long tail to sew arms to body.

Ribbon
{Using red…}
1. Chain 11 ch stitches. From the second chain from hook, crocher 1 sc in each chain (total stitches: 10 sc). Chain 1 and and turn.
2. to 4. Crochet 10 sc. Chain 1 and and turn.
5. Crochet 10 sc. Chain 1.
Before breaking the yarn, crochet a series of sc all along the sides of the rectangle and the other side of the foundation chain. Close, break the yarn and weave in ends. Use the same color to tie several rounds of yarn in the middle and finish with a knot. Leave a long tail to sew to Andy’s neck.

Assembly
- Sew the hair to Andy’s head, with the V shape towards on side. You can also do a bit of a fringe as you sew it.
- Sew the arms to the sides of the body
- Sew the ribbon to the neck
- If you want, you can cut him sunglasses using black cardboard.

That's it!!! You are done!!!! Congratulations!
© 2017 – “Andy” is a design by Carla Mitrani for {Amour Fou} – All rights reserved. This pattern is for personal use ONLY. This pattern or parts of it must not be reproduced or published (printed or online), altered, resold or used for commercial purposes without authorization. You can neither reproduce, publish, alter, sell or use for commercial purposes FINISHED RATTLES made with this pattern without authorization. Thank you!