Know a little one with a birthday coming up? Or maybe you’re involved in the local schools and children’s charities? Check out these free amigurumi patterns and crochet toys.
There’s an army of adorable crochet friends here that are waiting to be stitched up by you. Make crochet yarn dolls or animals like a crochet elephant. Learn how to crochet a cute toy with these easy patterns and gift them to someone special.
These cute crochet patterns are imaginative and sweet, and the perfect way to brighten up the life of someone small.
Introducing the Pocket Crochet Fox! These cute little foxes are a close cousin of the fox we know and love; but much smaller! These little Pocket Foxes are worked flat and then joined together in the same style as Ragdoll crochet patterns. The pattern is made up of just 2 separate pieces.
Via Spin A Yarn
Baby Bunny Amigurumi
Super easy and quick this Baby Bunny Amigurumi crochet pattern will bring a taste of spring to any season. One of these cuties is the size of a tennis ball and works up in about 45 minutes. There’s nothing stopping you from working up this adorable crochet bunny when it’s so easy.
Mrs Fox Toy
The Mrs Fox Crochet Toy is adorable and fun, and so imaginative. This little project will work up quickly as it’s done using single crochet. You’ll need 5 different colors of yarn to complete this pattern, and 5 skeins total.
Cube Piggy Pig Amigurumi
Piggy Pig just joined the cube animals family! It shares the same basic body and is made in a spiral of crochet in the round. This crochet toy is the perfect friend for a tea party!
Via Crafty Bunny Bun
This crochet doll pattern is quick to make, and you can probably stitch it up in one evening. It is soft and squishy and made with simple crochet stitches, like single crochet and the bobbles stitch.
Small Long-Legged Cat
This is a great crochet cat pattern to try if you are new to toy making – it's not difficult to crochet and doesn't take too long, but does include a few different techniques, so you can learn all the crochet basics of amigurumi making.
Via Kristi Tullis
Itty Bitty Crochet Kitty
The itty bitty crochet kitty is the cutest little crochet cat pattern. It works up very quickly (great for beginner crochet!) and would make the sweetest gift for any cat lover.
Via Thoresby Cottage
The pom-pom hats of these crochet toy snowmen are cuddly and sparkly which makes for an oh-so-cute snowman! Although these little guys are perfect as toys, you can easily attach a gold cord through the top of their heads to turn them into Crochet Christmas Ornaments for the tree!
Little Crochet Bunny
This is the cutest little Easter bunny holding a sweet bouquet of flowers! The crochet toy is approximately 7 inches tall. This crochet bunny is the perfect project to warm your heart and put a smile on your face.
Pink Crochet Elephant
This Crochet elephant is a beloved children's toy. Use this all-free crochet pattern to create a sweet toy for your baby!
Crochet Shark Amigurumi
This crochet shark amigurumi is just a ball with fins, so we’ve named him Bernard the Ball Shark, and he works up pretty easily, but as always, the devil is in the details – the gills, teeth, and fins.
Via One Dog Woof
Bertie & Beatrix Bear
This is Bertie and Beatrix. It is a wonderfully simple and speedy amigurumi pattern. The crochet bear pattern is worked in spiral rounds. This means there is no closing slip stitch at the end of a round, the first stitch of the next round will be worked in the first stitch of the previous round – a stitch marker to keep your place is a must!
Amigurumi Octopus Baby Toy
You can make this amigurumi octopus for your little ones. All those tentacles would be fun for little fingers and you can rattle to make it fun to wave around. And with the eyes and smile, it will be so adorable for your child to play with! Add them to your collection of crochet toys. I guarantee you’ll keep this one around.
A Yummy Carrot
This free crochet baby toy pattern makes a quick DIY gift for all the tiny “bunnies” in your life. It can be made in one sitting while you catch up on “House of Cards.” This crochet toy is going to get a lot of chewing action and you can really use any worsted weight yarn you’d like.
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Mitty is easier to make than she looks so take each step as it comes and you'll discover that she's a dream to make. Little boys need not miss out either! If you omit the skirt, make the braces in yellow and sew each one to the topmost yellow round of the trousers, you’ll soon have a male version. Why not make a set of these yarn dolls?
Crochet Toy Avocado
Avocados make for cute patterns! This amigurumi crochet pattern works up really quickly and doesn’t take much yarn to make. The finished avocado stands about 7 inches tall. Make a couple for all of the avocado lovers in your life.
Crochet these cute little Crochet Bears. A flat like crochet doll that is lightly stuffed to be a child’s best friend. Using Bernat Blanket Tiny Yarn, this doll feels as plush as it looks. Really soft.
Sam the Dog
This crochet dog project is so easy to make. It’s perfect for beginner crochet. Have fun whipping up this little stuffed friend.
Little Crochet Lamb
This baby or kids toy is just the right size for carrying everywhere, playing with on the go, or snuggling during quiet time. It works up pretty quickly and is so much fun to give to any little one. Make several crochet baby toys for the local daycare or just make one amigurumi lamb for your little one.
Crochet Ragdoll Jellyfish
If you are looking for an easy and quick crochet pattern then look no further! You can whip up one of these in one evening and you can go crazy with the color combinations. The crochet ragdoll sea pattern is very beginner friendly and you just have to know the crochet basics to make one.
These free amigurumi patterns and crochet toys are so fun, it will make you want to be a kid again. If you enjoy amigurumi and want to learn more, check out this professionally filmed “Learn to Amigurumi” class.
Instead of spending money on commercial toys like Barbies and Hot Wheels, make something from the heart with these fun little crochet ideas.
The little ones in your life will always get to hold on to the keepsake you made with your bare hands.