If you’re a crochet enthusiast looking for a fun and easy project, why not try making a crochet apple slice keychain? Not only is it a great way to practice your crochet skills, but it’s also a practical and cute accessory that you can use to keep your keys together.
In this article, we’ll walk you through the steps to make your own crochet apple slice keychain. If you would like the printable PDF pattern, it can be found on Ribblr for $1.50 or Etsy, Lovecrafts and Ravelry.
Crochet Apple Slice Keychain: A Fun and Easy Project for Crochet Enthusiasts
This crochet apple slice keychain took under 20 minutes to complete. If you are looking for a quick gift make, or even something to sell, then i think you have found the one.
But before we get deep into making our apple slice crochet keychain, be sure to have access to these materials first. It is a scrap yarn project, cut if you decide to purchase, i will be making a small commission at no added costs to you!
To make a crochet apple slice keychain, you’ll need a few materials:
- DK weight Yarn in green, red, and white( or preferred apple colour)
Grab all yarn weights for your crochet project!
- 4.0mm Crochet hook
You could never have enough hooks!
- Yarn needle
Gives the amigurumis perfect shaping!
- Keychain ring
Can a beginner crochet an apple slice keychain?
While it may take a bit of practice, a beginner can definitely crochet an apple slice keychain amigurumi with some guidance and patience. It’s a great project to start with because it doesn’t require too many stitches or techniques, and the finished product is cute and practical.
Here are some tips to help you get started:
- Start with the Basics: Before you begin crocheting the apple slice keychain amigurumi, it’s essential to learn the basic crochet stitches like the chain stitch, single crochet, and slip stitch. You can practice these stitches with scrap yarn before starting on the actual project.
- Use the Right Yarn and Hook: For the apple slice amigurumi, you’ll need yarn in green, red, and white. It’s best to use a DK weight yarn, and a size 4.00mm crochet hook is a good size to start with.
- Follow a Pattern: Find a pattern for the apple slice amigurumi and follow it step by step. The pattern will guide you through the stitches, shaping, and assembly of the apple slice.
- Take Your Time: Don’t rush the process, take your time and work at a comfortable pace. It’s better to work slowly and accurately than to make mistakes that will require you to redo your work.
- Practice Makes Perfect: The more you practice crocheting, the better you’ll get. If you find yourself struggling with a particular stitch or technique, don’t get discouraged. Keep practicing, and you’ll soon become more comfortable with it.
A beginner can certainly crochet an apple slice amigurumi with some patience, practice, and guidance. Don’t be afraid to make mistakes, take your time, and have fun with the process. With a little practice, you’ll be able to create your own cute and cuddly amigurumi creations.
Tips to crochet the perfect apple slice keychai amigurumi
Crocheting an apple slice keychain amigurumi can be a fun and rewarding project. Here are some tips to help you create the perfect apple slice keychain amigurumi:
- Choose the Right Yarn and Hook Size: The yarn you choose should be appropriate for the size of the apple slice you want to create. A DK weight yarn is a good choice for a keychain, and a size 4 crochet hook is a good size to start with. Keep in mind that using a smaller hook will result in a smaller apple slice, while a larger hook will make a bigger one.
- Use the Right Stitches: To create the perfect apple slice keychain amigurumi, you should use the right stitches. The pattern you choose should provide you with clear instructions on which stitches to use. Common stitches used in amigurumi include single crochet, increase, decrease, and slip stitch.
- Gauge Matters: It’s important to keep a consistent gauge throughout your project. Gauge refers to the number of stitches and rows per inch of your crochet fabric. If your gauge is too loose, your apple slice may be too floppy, while a too-tight gauge can result in a stiff and rigid apple slice.
- Pay Attention to Shaping: Shaping is important when creating amigurumi, especially for an apple slice keychain. Pay close attention to the pattern instructions for creating the right shape for your apple slice. Typically, an apple slice will be slightly curved, with a wider top and a narrower bottom.
- Finish It Well: To create the perfect apple slice keychain amigurumi, you should finish it well. Weave in all loose ends carefully, and attach the keychain ring securely to the top of the apple slice. This will ensure that your apple slice keychain is durable and will hold up to daily use.
By choosing the right yarn and hook size, using the right stitches, paying attention to gauge and shaping, and finishing your project carefully, you can crochet the perfect apple slice keychain amigurumi.
Can i sell crochet apple slice keychains?
Crocheting is a hobby that needs constant financing. If you do it as a hobby and to pass time, that is absolutely fine, but if you are looking to make a few coins along the way, then keep on reading.
However, before you start selling your crochet apple slice keychain, it’s essential to make sure that you’re not violating any copyright laws. If you’re using a pattern to create your apple slice keychain, make sure that you have the permission of the pattern designer to sell the finished product.
In this case, go crazy and sell all the crochet apple slice keychains.
Some patterns may have restrictions on selling the finished product, so it’s important to read the pattern carefully and contact the designer if you’re unsure.
Once you have legal permission to sell your crochet apple slice keychain, it’s important to price your work fairly. Consider the cost of materials, your time, and any additional expenses like packaging and shipping. Research similar items online to get an idea of what price range is reasonable.
You may also need to obtain any necessary licenses or permits required to sell handmade items in your area. Check with your local government agencies to find out what regulations apply to selling handmade goods.
In summary, you can sell a handmade crochet apple slice keychain, but it’s important to ensure that you have legal permission to do so and price your work fairly. Don’t forget to check with your local government to make sure you’re following any applicable regulations.
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CROCHET APPLE SLICE KEYCHAIN FREE PATTERN
I have just recently transitioned into crocheting amigurumis! They are quick, fun and easy to make. This crochet apple slice keychain pattern took me under 20 minutes. So if you are looking for a quick make, this is just the one.
- The apple slice is worked in the rounds
- Ch 1 does not count as a stitch
- You can use any size yarn and its corresponding crochet hooks
- If you do not have stuffing, feel free to use yarn vomit, i did!
- MR– Magic ring
- SC– Single crochet
- Slst– Slip stitch
- Incr– Increase
- ( ) x 6 = repeat whatever is between the brackets the number of times stated
Crochet Apple Slice
Make a MR
Round 1: Place 8 sc in the MR (8)
Round 2: ( incr) X 8 (16)
Round 3: ( 1 sc, incr) x 8 (24)
Round 4: (2 sc, incr) x 8 (32)
Round 5: (3 sc, ncr) x 8 (40) cut off primary colour yarn and connect the second colour.
Round 6-7: (sc) 
Fasten off and Leave a long tail for closing.
Add your stuffing, not too much, then close the crochet apple slice.
To add on the seeds, follow this Video Tutorial.
Adding the Chain
A crochet apple slice keychain will not be a keychain without the chain added. So add on the chain to the end of the apple slice or wherever you want it to be.
And just like that, your crochet apple slice keychain amigurumi is ll done! I hope you love it!
How to use a crochet apple slice keychain
In case you do not want to make a crochet keychain, then a crochet apple slice amigurumi can be a cute and practical item that can be used in a variety of ways. Here are some ideas:
- Keychain: The most popular use for a crochet apple slice amigurumi is as a keychain. You can attach a keychain ring to the top of the apple slice and use it to hold your keys. This way, you’ll always have a cute accessory with you.
- Backpack or Bag Accessory: You can also attach the apple slice amigurumi to a backpack or bag as a fun accessory. Simply use a clip or safety pin to attach it to the bag.
- Decorative Item: An apple slice amigurumi can also be used as a decorative item. You can display it on a shelf or desk to add a pop of color to your space.
- Toy: A crochet apple slice amigurumi can also be used as a toy for children or pets. Make sure to use safety eyes and secure stitching to ensure that it’s safe for little ones to play with.
- Gift: An apple slice amigurumi can also be given as a cute and thoughtful gift to friends and family. You can personalize it by using their favorite colors or attaching a small note.
A crochet apple slice amigurumi can be used in a variety of ways, including as a keychain, backpack or bag accessory, decorative item, toy, or gift. The possibilities are endless, so have fun and get creative!