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Jack O’Lantern
Fridgie
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Jack O' Lantern Fridgie
With Orange & Brown worsted weight yarn, plus a G hook.
Ch 4, connect to form ring.
Round 1: Ch 2, Work 12 Dc into ring. Ch 2 sl st into ring. End off.
Attach Brown yarn in gap at top of Pumpkin.  Ch2. Hdc into ring. End off. Weave threads.
Glue Black Sequins for face, glue black bric a brak or black yarn for mouth. Glue magnet or lapel pin to back.

Jack O’ Lantern Coaster
Worsted weight yarn in orange, and brown; Size H hook.
Starting with the orange; ch 4 and connect.
Round 1: ch 3, 11dc into circle, connect.
Round 2: ch 3, 2dc into each st around circle, connect.
Round 3: ch 3, yo, insert hook in next dc, yo pull through, yo, pull through 2 loops on hook. Yo, insert hook in same dc, yo, pull through, yo, pull through two loops on hook, yo, pull through all loops (decrease dc). *1dc in next st, 2dc in next st. *Repeat around circle up to last 3dc. Crochet one Decrease dc, ch 2, sc in next st. End off. Attach Brown yarn to empty dc.
Ch 5. Sc in 2nd ch from hook and all other chs. Sl St into pumpkin and end off. Weave all loose threads.
Glue Wiggle Eyes or black sequins onto the pumpkin for Eyes; Black Bric a Brac for the mouth.

Jack O’ Lantern Hot Pad
You will need worsted weight yarns in orange and brown, for this pattern.
In Orange:
Ch 4, connect to form ring.
Round 1: ch 3 (serves as first dc here and throughout) 13 dc into ring, connect.
Round 2: Ch3, 2dc into each st and connect.
Round 3: ch3, Dc into same st.  Yo, insert hk, yo, pull through. Yo, and pull through 2 loops. Drop Orange yarn, and pick up Black yarn. Yo with black and pull through. Using black yarn, work 1 Dc into next st. Yo, insert hk into same st, yo, pull through. Yo, and pull through 2 loops. Drop Black yarn, and pick up Orange yarn.
With Orange Yarn, Yo, and pull through last 2 loops on hook. Continue with Orange Yarn: (1 Dc into next st, 2 Dc into next st.) 3 Times. Yo, insert hk into next st, yo, pull through. Yo, and pull through 2 loops. Drop Orange yarn, and pick up Black yarn.
With Black Yarn, Yo with black and pull through. (Using black yarn, work 1 Dc into next st. Yo, insert hk into same st, yo, pull through. Yo, and pull through 2 loops. Drop Black yarn, and pick up Orange yarn.  
With Orange Yarn, Yo, insert hk, yo, pull through. Yo, and pull through 2 loops. Drop Orange yarn, and pick up Black yarn.
With Black Yarn, Yo and pull through last 2 loops on hk.) 5 Times.  For last black Dc, Yo, insert hk into same st, yo, pull through. Yo, and pull through 2 loops. Drop Black yarn, and pick up Orange yarn.
With Orange Yo, and pull through remaining 2 loops on hook. (In next st, 1 Dc, 2 Dc into next st.) 2 Times. 1 Dc into next st.  Yo, insert hk into next st, yo, pull through. Yo, and pull through 2 loops. Drop Orange yarn, and pick up Black yarn.
With Black Yarn, Yo and pull through. Using black yarn, work 1 Dc into next st. Yo, insert hk into same st, yo, pull through. Yo, and pull through 2 loops. Drop Black yarn, and pick up Orange yarn.
With Orange Yarn, Yo, and pull through last 2 loops on hook. Finish round with Orange Yarn: 1 Dc into next st, and 2 Dc into last st.  Connect to beg ch.
Round 4: Ch 3, Dc into same st. * 1 Dc into next 2 sts, 2 Dc into next st. Repeat from * around circle. Connect to beg ch, end off and weave threads.
Make 2 of these or follow the instructions for the first 4 rounds of the Pumpkin Pie Hot Pad to make a back for this Jack O Lantern.
OR, you can make a Ghoul Hot Pad Front and put it together with the Jack O Lantern to have a different face on the front and back.
Match two circles together with the Right sides out.
Attach Orange or Black to any Dc, making certain to go through both circles.
Making certain to go through both circles, Ch 1 and Sc into each st around circle.  Connect to beg ch. End off and weave threads.

Ghoul Hot Pad
You will need worsted weight yarns in Black and Red.
Use the Same instructions as the Jack O Lantern, only substitute Black for Orange, and Red for Black. This will make a Black Background with Red eyes and mouth.
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Abbreviations:  
Beg: Beginning
 Ch: Chain stitch
Dc: Double Crochet   
Sc: Single Crochet  
Trc: Treble Crochet
Lp: Loop  
Hk: Hook
 Sk: skip stitches
Sl St: slip stitch
Yo: Yarn Over hook