Blast Off! Crochet Snuggle Sack

Rocket snuggle sack

What You'll Need:

Bernat Blanket Brights
(A) Carrot Orange 4 Balls
(B) School Bus Yellow 1 Ball
Bernat Blanket
(C) Dark Teal 3 Balls
(D) Vintage White 1 Ball
Size U.S. L/11 (8mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge.
 

Courtesy of Bernat®
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Approximate Time: Weekend Project

How to Make a Blast Off! Crochet Snuggle Sack

Blast off into the perfect sleep you'll ever have with your new snuggle sack. Not only will you soar into a great night sleep, you'll also fulfill your dream of blasting off into space with your own Blast off! Crochet Snuggle Sack.

Measurements: Approx 50'' [127cm] circumference x 60'' [152.5 cm] long excluding Fins and Flame. To fit child ages 4 to 8 years.

Gauge: 7 hdc and 6 rows = 4'' [10 cm]
  • 1 Abbreviations

    Approx = Approximate(ly)
    Beg = Begin(ning)
    Ch = Chain(s)
    Cont = Continue(ity)
    Dec = Decrease
    Dc = Double crochet
    Hdc = Half double crochet
    Hdc2(4)tog = (Yoh and draw up a loop in next stitch) 2 (4) times. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook.
    Rem = Remaining
    Rep = Repeat
    Rnd(s) = Round(s)
    RS = Right side
    Sc = Single crochet
    Sc2tog = Draw up a loop in each of next 2 stitches. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook.
    Sl st = Slip stitch
    St(s) = Stitch(es)
    Tog = Together
    Tr = Treble Crochet
    WS = Wrong side
    Yoh = Yarn over hook

  • 2 Note

    To join new color, work to last loops on hook of previous color. Yoh with new color, draw through rem loops and proceed with new color.

  • 3 Rocket front and back

    Make alike. Note: Ch 2 at beg of row does not count as hdc. With C, ch 22.

  • 4 1st row

    (RS). 1 hdc in 3rd ch from hook. 1 hdc in each ch to end of chain. 20 hdc. Turn.

  • 5 2nd row

    Ch 2. 1 hdc in each hdc to end of row. Break C.Turn.

  • 6 3rd row

    With A, ch 2. 2 hdc in first hdc. 1 hdc in each hdc to last hdc. Turn.

  • 7 4th row

    Ch 2. 1 hdc in each hdc to end of row. Turn. Rep last 2 rows 11 times more.

  • 8 Next 3 rows

    Ch 2. 1 hdc in each hdc to end of row. Turn.

  • 9 Next row

    Ch 2. 2 hdc in first hdc. 1 hdc in each hdc to last hdc. 2 hdc in last hdc. Turn. Rep last 4 rows twice more. 50 hdc. Cont even in hdc until work from beg measures approx 45''[114.5 cm], ending on a WS row. Break A.

  • 10 Dec as follows: Next row

    (RS). With C, ch 2. Hdc2tog. 1 hdc in each hdc to last 2 hdc. Turn. Rep last row 11 times more. 26 hdc.

  • 11 Next row

    (RS). Ch 2. (Hdc2tog) twice. 1 hdc in each hdc to last 4 hdc. (Hdc2tog) twice. Turn.

  • 12 Next row

    Ch 2. Hdc2tog. 1 hdc in each hdc to last 2 hdc. Hdc2tog. Rep last 2 rows twice more. 8 hdc.

  • 13 Next row

    Ch 2. *Hdc2tog. Rep from * to end of row. 4 hdc. Turn.

  • 14 Next row

    Ch 2. Hdc4tog. Fasten off.

  • 15 Portholes

    Make 3 alike. With D, ch 2.

  • 16 1st rnd

    8 sc in 2nd ch from fook. Join with sl st to first sc.

  • 17 2nd rnd

    Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 16 sc.

  • 18 3rd rnd

    Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in sext sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sc.

  • 19 4th rnd

    Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 40 sc.

  • 20 5th rnd

    Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 40 sc.

  • 21 6th rnd

    Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 4 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 4 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 48 sc.

  • 22 7th rnd

    Ch 1. 1 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 5 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each  of next 5 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 56 sc. Break D.

  • 23 8th rnd

    Join B with sl st to first sc. Ch 3 (counts as dc). 1 dc in each of next 2  sc. 2 dc in next sc. *1 dc in each of next 3 sc. 2 dc in next sc. 70 dc. Fasten off.

  • 24 Fins

    Make 2 alike. With C, ch 2.

  • 25 1st row

    (RS). 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Turn.

  • 26 2nd row

    Ch 1. 3 sc in first sc. Turn.

  • 27 3rd row

    Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in eac sc to end of row. 4 sc. Turn.

  • 28 4th row

    Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.

  • 29 5th to 16th rows

    As 3rd and 4th row 6 times more. 10 sc at end of 16th row. Turn.

  • 30 17th and 18th rows

    Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.

  • 31 19th row

    Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to last sc. 2 sc in last sc. 11 sc. Turn.

  • 32 20th row

    Ch 1. 2 sc in forst sc. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. 12 sc. Turn.

  • 33 21st to 26th rows

    As 19th and 20th rows twice more. 18 sc. Turn.

  • 34 27th to 30th rows

    Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.

  • 35 31st row

    Ch 1. Sc2tog. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.

  • 36 32nd row

    Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Rep last 2 rows to 12 sts.

  • 37 Next row

    Ch 1. Sc2tog. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.

  • 38 Next row

    Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to last 2 sts. Sc2tog. Turn. Rep last 2 rows until 2 sts rem.

  • 39 Next row

    Ch 1. Sc2tog. Fasten off.

  • 40 Flame

    See diagram. With A, ch 19.

    Flame Stitching Diagram

  • 41 1st row

    1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each of next 2 ch. 1 hdc in each of next 2 ch. 1 dc in each of next 2 ch. 1 tr in each of next 3 ch. 1 dc in each of next 2 ch. 1 hdc in each of next 2 ch. 1 sc in each of next 3 ch. 3 sc in last ch. Working across opposite side of foundation ch, 1 sc in each of next 2 ch. 1 hdc in each of next 2 ch. 1 dc in each of next 2 ch. 1 tr in each of next 2 ch. 1 sc in each of last 3 ch. Turn.

  • 42 2nd row

    Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 3 sc. 1 hdc in each of next 2 hdc. 1 dc in each of next 2 dc. 1 tr in next tr. 3 tr in next tr. 1 tr in next tr. 1 dc in each of next 2 hdc. 1 hdc in each of next 2 hdc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 2 sc in next sc. (1 sc. 1 dc. 1 sc) in next sc. 2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 1 hdc in each of next 2 hdc. 1 dc in each of next 2 dc. 1 tr in next tr. 3 tr in next tr.1 tr in next tr. 1 dc in each of next 2 dc. 1 hdc in each of next 2 hdc. 1 sc in each of last 3 sc. Turn. Break A. Join B.

  • 43 3rd row

    With B, ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 8 sts. 2 sc in each of next 3 sts. 1 hdc in next st. 1 dc in each of next 10 sts. (1 dc. 3 tr. 1 dc) in next dc. 1 dc in each of next 10 sts. 1 hdc in next st. 2 sc in each of next 3 sts. 1 sc in each of last 8 sts. Turn.

  • 44 4th row

    Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 9 sc. 2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. 2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in next sc. 1 hdc in next hdc. 1 dc in each of next 10 dc. 2 dc in each of next 2 sts. (2 dc. 1tr. 2 dc) in next tr. 2 dc in each of next 2 sts. 1 dc in each of next 10 dc. 1 hdc in next hdc. 1 sc in next sc. 2 sc in next sc.1 sc in each of next 2 sc. 2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of last 9 sc. Turn.

  • 45 5th row

    Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 11 sts. 1 hdc in each of next 3 sts. 1 dc in each of next 3 sts. 1 tr in each of next 2 sts. (2 tr in next st. 1 tr in each of next 3 sts) 3 times. 2 tr in next st. 1 tr in next st. (2 tr. Ch 1. 1 tr. Ch 1. 2 tr) in next st. 1 tr in next st. (2 tr in next st. 1 tr in each of next 3 sts) 3 times. 2 tr in next st. 1 tr in each of next 2 sts.1 dc in each of next 3 sts. 1 hdc in each of next 3 sts. 1 sc in each of next 11 sts. Fasten off.

  • 46 Finishing

    Place Front and Back tog with WS facing each other. Sew bottom and side seams leaving top of Rocked worked in C open. Sew Portholes, Fins and Flame to Rocket as seen in picture.