Fruit Fridgies

Materials: Anchor Pearl Cotton #3 (15yds each skein): 1 skein #290 yellow for Lemon, #47 Dark Red for Strawberry or #330 Orange for Orange; #246 Green for Leaves.
Anchor Six Strand Cotton Embroidery Floss: 1 skein #403 Black for Strawberry.
Crochet hook size: 4.
Small amount stuffing.
Measurements: Lemon 2 x 2 3/4 in., Strawberry: 2 x 2 1/2 in., Orange: 2 in..
DEC 1 sc: Insert hook in next st, yo, draw yarn through st; twice, yo, draw yarn through 3 loops on hook.
Lemon
Make 2: With yellow, ch 4. Row 1 (right side): Sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each ch across (3sc), ch 1, turn.
Row 2: 2 sc in first sc, sc in next sc, 2 sc in last sc (5sc), ch 1, turn.
Row 3: 2 sc in first sc, sc in each sc to within last sc, 2 sc in last sc, ch 1, turn.
Row4: Sc in each sc across, ch 1, turn.
Rows 5 - 6: Rep Row 3 (11 sc at end of last row).
Rows 7 - 13: Rep Row 4.
Row 14: Dec 1 sc in first 2 sts, sc in each sc across to within last 2 sts, dec 1 sc in last 2 sts (9sc), ch 1, turn.
Row 15: Rep row 14 (7sc).
Row 16: Rep Row 4.
Rows 17 - 18: Rep Row 14 (3sc remain). Fasten off.
FINISHING: With wrong sides facing, working through the double thickness, matching sts and using fruit colou, sc evenly around outside edge, stuffing lightly before closing completely, sl st to join. Fasten off.
LEAF: (make 2): With green, ch 8. Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook, hdc in next ch, dc in next 3 ch, hdc in next ch, (sc, ch 1, sc) in last ch, working across opposite side of foundation ch, hdc in next st, dc in next 3 sts, hdc in next st, sc in next st, sl st to join. Fasten off.
STEM: Join Green in ch 1 space of one Leaf, ch 6, sl st in 2nd ch from hook, sl st in next 4 ch. Fasten off, leaving a sewing length. Sew Leaves to fruit and glue magnet on back.
Strawberry (make 2).
With Red, ch 4. Rows 2 - 6: Rep Rows 1 - 6 of Lemon.
Rows 7 - 11: Sc in each sc across, ch 1, turn.
Row 12: Dec 1 sc in first 2 sts, sc in ech sc across to within last 2 sts, dec 1 sc in last 2 sts (9sc), ch 1, turn.
Rows 13 - 15: Rep Row 12 (3 sc remain).
FINISHING: With black, embroider flecks on front piece. Sc pieces tog. and stuff same as Lemon. Make 3 leaves and 1 stem same as lemon.
Orange (make 2).
Wrap orange twice around finger, forming a loop. Rnd. 1: Work 8 sc in loop, do not sl st to join. Pull ends to close loop tightly. Continue work in a spiral.
Rnd.2: *Sc in sc, 2 sc in next sc* rep. from * to * around (12 sc).
Rnds. 3 - 4: Rep Rnd 2 (27 sc at end of last rnd).
Rnd.5: Sc in first sc, *2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc* rep from * to * around (40 sc). Fasten off.
FINISHING: Finish and assemble same as Lemon.