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Crocheting Instructions

This pattern for a crocheted breast form, designed and written by Jenny King of Jenny King Designs, was inspired by Beryl Tsang's Knitted Tit-Bit

Materials



Tension/Gauge

6 rounds &13 st =5cm/2"



Size

5 sizes. A, B,C, D & DD cups. These are approximate and will depend on the amount of filling used.



Special Stitches

8 tr tog. =Work 1 tr ( 2 wraps) into the first st until there are 2 loops left on the hook, work a 2nd tr into the same st until there are 3 loops left on the hook, work a 3rd tr into the same st until there are 4 loops left on the hook. Continue in this manner until the are 9 loops on the hook. YOH and draw through all loops.



Instructions

Leave 1 meter of yarn at the beginning of the work to make a nipple. Make 4 ch join with a sl st to the first ch to make a circle.



Instructions for the Nipple

Using the tail left at the beginning make 5 ch, work 8 ddc tog in the 4th ch from the hook. End off and stitch firmly in place.

Base: Make 5 ch, join with a sl st into the first ch to form a circle.



Preparing for the Stuffed Insert