To crochet this lovely amigurumi pig you will need one skein of plush yarn. The pig pattern is easy and suitable for the beginners and the experienced.

Designed and photos by Mariya Kushnir (Instagram: @podelki_mari)
Translated by Amiguroom Toys

Materials:

  • Himalaya Dolphin Baby or Dolce, Velour
  • Crochet hook size: 4.00 mm
  • Two 15 mm black buttons for eyes
  • Embroidery floss for brows and nostrils
  • Fiberfill

Abbreviations:
R = row
mc = magic circle
sc = single crochet
inc = increase (two sc in one stitch)
dec = decrease (2 stitches crocheted together)
BLO = back loop only
( ) = number of stitches you should have at the end of the round/row
( )*6 = repeat whatever is between the brackets the number of times stated

Crochet pig free amigurumi pattern

Legs (make 2)
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc)*6 (12)
R 3: (1 sc, inc)*6 (18)
R 4-5: 18 sc (2 rows)
R 6: 6 sc, dec, dec, dec, 6 sc (15)
R 7-11: 15 sc (5 rows)
R 12: (3 sc, dec)*3 (12)
Stuff.
R 13: (dec)*6 (6)
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.

Arms (make 2)
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc)*6 (12)
R 3-10: 12 sc (8 rows)
Stuff.
R 11: (dec)*4 (4)

Ears (make 2)
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc, 1 sc)*3 (9)
R 3: (inc, 2 sc)*3 (12)
R 4: (inc, 3 sc)*3 (15)
R 5: (inc, 4 sc)*3 (18)
R 6: (inc, 5 sc)*3 (21)
R 7: (inc, 6 sc)*3 (24)
R 8: 24 sc (24)
Складываем пополам.

Muzzle
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc)*6 (12)
R 3: (inc, 1 sc)*6 (18)
R 4: BLO: 18 sc (18)

Head – body (one piece)

Head
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc)*6 (12)
R 3: (inc, 1 sc)*6 (18)
R 4: (inc, 2 sc)*6 (24)
R 5: (inc, 3 sc)*6 (30)
R 6-8: 30 sc (3 rows)
R 9: 6 sc, 3 inc, 12 sc, 3 inc, 6 sc (36)
R 10: 6 sc, (1 sc, inc)*3, 12 sc, (1 sc, inc)*3, 6 sc (42)
R 11: 42 sc
R 12: (5 sc, dec)*6 (36)
R 13: (4 sc, dec)*6 (30)
R 14: (3 sc, dec)*6 (24)
R 15: (2 sc, dec)*6 (18)
R 16: (1 sc, dec)*6 (12)
Continue crocheting the body:
R 17: (inc)*12 (24)
R 18: (3 sc, inc)*6 (30)
R 19-20: 30 sc (2 rows)
R 21: 12 sc, (inc)*6, 12 sc (36)
R 22: 12 sc, inc, 1 sc, inc, 1 sc, inc, 2 sc, inc, 1 sc, inc, 1 sc, inc, 12 sc (42)
R 23-26: 42 sc (4 rows)
R 27: (5 sc, dec)*6 (36)
R 28: (4 sc, dec)*6 (30)
R 29: (3 sc, dec)*6 (24)
R 30: (2 sc, dec)*6 (18)
R 31: (1 sc, dec)*6 (12)
R 32: (dec)*6 (6)

Assembly
1. Sew muzzle to the head between Rnd 9 and Rnd 12.
2. Insert eyes on R 7 at the distance of 3 stitches from each other.
3. Sew ears to the head between Rnd 3 and Rnd 8.
4. Sew legs to the body between Rnd 25 and Rnd 26
5. Sew arms to the body on R 17.