Baby Triceratops

Size about 11" long x 5" high
Worsted weight yarn, 3 oz gray and small amount of black.
Size G aluminum hook.
Fiberfill
2 x 12 mm brown animal eyes.
Gauge: 4 sc and 4 sc rnds = 1"

NOTE: Body, tail, legs and head are worked in cont. rnds, unless stated. Mark beg of rnds.
BODY: Starting at neck end of body with gray, ch 3; join to form ring.
Rnd 1: ch 1, 2 sc in each ch; 6 sc.
Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc; 12sc.
Rnd 3: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) 6 times; 18 sc.
Rnd 4: ( sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc) 6 times; 24 sc.
Rnd 5: ( sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc) 6 times; 30sc.
Rnd 6: sc in each sc.
Rnd 7-9: Rep rnd 6.
Rnd 10: dec over next 2 sc (to work dec: draw up lp in each of next 2 sc, yo and draw through all 3 lps on hook: dec made) *sc in next 8 sc, dec as before; rep from * once more; sc in next 8 sc; 27 sc.
Rnd 11: rep rnd 6.
Rnd 12: ( sc in next 7 sc, dec) 3 times; 24 sc.
Rnd 13: rep rnd 6.
Rnd 14: ( sc in next 6 sc, dec) 3 times; 21 sc.
Rnd 15: rep rnd 6.
Rnd 16: (sc in next 5 sc, dec) 3 times; 18sc.
NOTE: Stuff body firmly, cont. to stuff body as foll. rnds are worked.
Rnd 17: (sc in next sc, dec) 6 times; 12 sc.
Rnd 18: dec 6 times; 6 sc.
Rnd 19: (sk next sc, sl st in next sc) 3 times. Finish off and weave in ends. Set aside.
TAIL: Starting at end of tail with gray, ch 2.
Rnd 1: 4 sc in 2nd ch from hook; 4 sc.
Rnd 2: sc in each sc.
Rnd 3: (sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc) twice; 6 sc.
Rnds 4-5: rep rnd 2.
Rnd 6: ( sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc) twice; 8 sc.
Rnds 7-10: rep rnd 2.
Rnd 11: ( sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc) twice; 10sc.
Rnds 12-15: rep rnd 2.
Rnd 16: ( sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc) twice; 12 sc.
Rnd 17: rep rnd 2. Finish off, leaving a 12" end for sewing and set aside.
LEGS: (make 4): Starting at bottom of leg with blue, ch 3; join to form a ring.
Rnd 1: ch 1, 2 sc in each ch; 6 sc.
Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc; 12 sc.
Rnd 3: sc in each sc.
Rnd 4: sc in next 4 sc, hdc in next 4 sc, sc in next 4 sc.
Rnd 5: sc in next 4 sc, hdc dec over next 2 hdc [to work hdc dec: (yo, draw up lp in next hdc) twice, yo and draw through next 5 lps on hook: hdc dec made]; hdc dec as before; sc in next 4 sc; 10 sts.
Rnd 6: sc in each st.
Rnd 7-9: Rep rnd 3. At the end of rnd 9, finish off, leaving a 12" end for sewing and set aside.
HEAD: Starting at mouth end of head with gray, ch 3; join to form a ring.
Rnd 1: ch 1, 2 sc in each ch; 6 sc.
Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc; 12 sc.
Rnd 3: sc in each sc.
Rnd 4: rep rnd 3.
Rnd 5: ( sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc) 3 times; 15 sc.
Rnd 6: ( sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc) 3 times; 18 sc.
Rnd 7: ( sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc) 3 times; 21 sc.
Rnd 8: sc in bl (back loop) only of next 12 sc; working through both loops, sc in next 9 sc.
Rnd 9: ( sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in next sc) 3 times; 24 sc.
Rnd 10: rep rnd 3.
Rnd 11: sc in next 2 sc, dec over next 2 sc ( to work dec: draw up lp in each of next 2 sc, yo and draw through all 3 lps on hook: dec made ); * sc in next 2 sc, dec as before; rep from * 4 times more; 18 sc. Finish off and leave a 12" end for sewing. Set aside.
FAN: Note fan is worked in rows.
With nose of head facing you, join gray in first unused lp of rnd 7 of head.
Row 1: ch 1, 2 sc in same lp as joining and in each of next 11 unused lps; 24 sc, ch 1, turn.
Row 2: sc in each sc; ch 1, turn.
Row 3: 2 sc in next sc; sc in next 22 sc, 2 sc in next sc: 26 sc; ch 1, turn.
Rows 4-5: rep row 2.
Row 6: working in fl (front loops) only, rep row 2.
Row 7: (sc in next 2 sc, dec) 6 times; sc in next 2 sc: 20 sc; ch 1, turn.
Row *: (sc in next 3 sc, dec) 4 times; 16 sc.
Row 9: (sc in next 2 sc, dec) 4 times; 12 sc. Finish off, leaving a 12" end for sewing and set aside.
   LARGE HORNS : (make 2): Starting at end of horn with gray, ch 2; join to form a ring.
Rnd 1: ch 1, 3 sc in 2nd ch from hook; 3 sc.
Rnd 2: sc in each sc.
Rnds 3-5: rep rnd 2. At the end of rnd 5, finish off, leaving an 8" end for sewing and set aside.
SMALL HORN: With gray and leaving a 4" end, ch 3; sc in 2nd ch from hook and in next ch. Finish off leaving a 4" end for sewing.
EYELIDS: (make 2): ch 5; sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each rem ch. Finish off, leaving an 8 " end for sewing.
FINISHING: Referring to photo, stuff tail and sew to back end of body. Stuff head lightly and attach eyes and eyelids; stuff head firmly and sew to front end of body. Stuff legs firmly and sew to body with toes pointing forward. Fold fan back and stuff lightly. Tack row 9 of fan to head slightly behind row 1 of fan. Sew side edges of fan tog. on each side. Stuff large horns and sew to top of head near back of fan. Sew small horn to top end of nose.  Embroider mouth and nostril as in photo.