This instructable will show you just how to crochet a cute fluffy hacky sack. Or add eyes and a hat to make the cutest little fella you ever saw! It's perfect for those days when you've got nothing to do...except hacky sack!
Step 1: Materials
You will need...
a stitch marker
stuffing, beads or other stuffer of choice
*optional* Safety Eyes, mini top hots and other cute accessories
Step 2: Back and Front Loops
For this Instructable you must work in the back loops only. This ensures that as much fur as possible is ton the outside, making it super fluffy! Back loops are on the inside, so if you are crocheting something round, the back loops are the ones that are not visible from the outside, or the inner loops.
Step 3: Start Crocheting!
WORKING IN BACK LOOPS ONLY
Chain 2, 6 sc (single crochet) in second chain from hook, place marker
2 sc in each stitch around, move up marker at the end of each round
*sc 1, 2 sc in next stitch* continue pattern around to marker
* sc in next 2 stitches, 2 sc in next stitch* continue pattern around
* sc in next 3 stitches, 2 sc in next stitch* continue pattern around
sc in each stitch around
*sc in next 3 stitches, decrease in next stitch* continue pattern around
Start stuffing, add eyes(optional)
*sc in next 2 stitches, decrease in next stitch* continue pattern around
*sc in next stitch, decrease in next stitch* continue pattern around
finish stuffing, weave in ends and hot glue any other embellishments(optional)
Step 4: Finishing Touches
Congratulations! You've just create your ow hacky sack / Creature! Have fun with it!