This pattern was designed by Jessie Van In of Projectarian and is co-hosted with Hooked on Sunshine.



Meet Orbit the baby dragon. She shakes you warmly by the hand with her squidgy little chubby pink paw! Orbit is pleased to meet you – you can tell by the ways she puffs stars from her smiling snout!

Orbit the dragon, is a free Amigurumi CAL (Crochet – Along) – starting on the 21st of June 2018. A CAL is when a designer splits a pattern into parts, releasing each part on certain dates when everyone participates and shares their progress (typically in a facebook group or on a blog). This Cal will be held over 4 weeks with part releases each Thursday. The Prelude will be released around 2-3 weeks before the CAL starts.

To sign up for automatic part releases – Click on the FREE download/purchase button below and you will be added to automatic part updates as well as an accessible personal pattern library, where parts are saved for your own personal library, to access as you need.

This pattern uses US terminology with metric and imperial sizes. Designed using Double Knit (8ply) Marino and Acrylic.

This digital pattern includes a photo tutorial – the pattern includes tips for the skills required to complete Orbit. (Intermediate: Involved stitch pattern, color work, and/or shaping).

Although Orbit is rated as an intermediate pattern, don’t be scared to try it no matter what your skill level! The pattern has been thoroughly tested by the HOS team, to make sure it’s concise and easy to follow. Along with eliminating any bugs, Jessie has also added over 100 high quality photos to the pattern, to make it accessible to all skill levels. If you happen to get stuck, you can always ask for help in our fb group!

Supplied in PDF only – compatible with Windows, Android, Kindle and Linux operating systems. English only. A copy of your pattern will be added to your library once you have paid/or downloaded. If you are experiencing issues viewing the Pattern – please download the latest Free Version of Acrobat reader from

Orbit is a FREE Cal, however if you wish to make a small payment that goes to the designer to support their work and developing more free Cals in the future, that would be most welcome too.

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Two 100 gram Skeins of gorgeous squishy hand painted South African Merino – by Miss La Motte, this stuff is a total dream to work with and there is a rainbow in every stitch. Also included is the additional +- 70grams of Acrylic yarn required.

Toys made with natural fibers are durable and can be handed down to your child’s future siblings and even their own children one day. Orbits merino body is the perfect bundle of soft, natural warmth and squishy-ness!

This pattern or any portion thereof may not be reproduced or used in any manner whatsoever without the express written permission of the designer. This pattern was written by Jessie Van In of Projectarian – and co-hosted on Hooked on Sunshine. Copyright and intellectual property rights reserved.

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