Animal-A-Long, C2C, Carousel, crochet

Harri the Hippo – week 4 – Animal-a-long

4 weeks in already!

Design control at this point has been handed back to me! My chance to have a little play and see what I could make.

So, not an obvious choice, but a really fat hippo head was calling to me.

hippo c2c chart crochet cross stitch

Now, I wish in hindsight I’d used some greys that had more of a contrast to them. So the ones I suggest below are the ones I wish I had used.

hippo yarn colours animalalong

Head over to Snufflebean to grab your yarn.

You need:







3.75mm hook

animal a long chart  hippo c2c crochet

Off we go!

hippo chart c2c crochet

(Notice how I forget to take many photos while I’m in the concentrating phase, then all of a sudden when on the last corner……)

c2c hippo crochet
Of course I haven’t sewn my ends in as I go!
hippo chart c2c

A few more ends this time, but she’s still pretty simple, and just think of the practice you are now having changing colour.

hippo c2c chart crochet cross stitch

So here we have Harri the Hippo in a chart for you.

hippo c2c graph crochet

Remember to tag me over on Instagram, #animalalong #offthehookforyou and @offthehookforyou

Happy crocheting


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