This is a free amigurumi pattern to make this crochet panda from plush yarn. The pattern is easy and suitable for beginners.

Designed and photos by Liudmila Pershina
Source: vk.com/pixtas_handmade
Translated by Amiguroom Toys

Yarn: Yarn Art Dolce (one skein)
Hook: 4.00 mm
10 mm safety eyes

Size: 30 cm

Abbreviations:
R = row
mc = magic circle
ch = chain
st = stitch
sc = single crochet
inc = 2 sc in the next stitch
dec = single crochet 2 stitches together
F.o. = finish off
( ) = 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

Amigurumi panda free crochet pattern

If you want to make other animals by Pixtas Handmade Toys, follow the links below:
Plush bear amigurumi
Plush elk amigurumi
Crochet bull amigurumi
Crochet rhino amigurumi

Head
With white yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: inc*6 (12)
R 3: (1 sc, inc)*6 (18)
R 4: (2 sc, inc)*6 (24)
R 5: (3 sc, inc)*6 (30)
R 6: (4 sc, inc)*6 (36)
R 7: (5 sc, inc)*6 (42)
R 8-13: 42 sc (6 rows)
R 14: (5 sc, dec)*6 (36)
R 15: (4 sc, dec)*6 (30)
R 16: (3 sc, dec)*6 (24)
R 17: (2 sc, dec)*6 (18)
R 18: (4 sc, dec)*3 (15)
F.o.

Eye patch (make 2)
With black yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (3 sc in the next st, 2 sc)*2 (10)
R 3: (inc*3, 2 sc)*2 (16)
F.o.

Legs and body

Legs (make 2)
With black yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: inc*6 (12)
R 3-11: 12 sc (9 rows)

Don’t cut the yarn when you will finish the second leg!

From second leg: 3 ch, join with the first leg.

Continue crocheting the body in the round:
R 1: 12 sc on the first leg, 3 sc in 3 ch, 12 sc on the second leg, 3 sc in 3 ch (opposite side) (30)
R 2: 30 sc
R 3: 9 sc, inc, 1 sc, inc*4, 1 sc, inc, 13 sc (36)
With white yarn:
R 4-10: 36 sc (7 rows)
R 11: (10 sc, dec)*3 (33)
R 12: 33 sc
R 13: (9 sc, dec)*3 (30)
R 14: 30 sc
R 15: (8 sc, dec)*3 (27)
R 16: 27 sc
R 17: (7 sc, dec)*3 (24)
R 18: 24 sc
R 19: (6 sc, dec)*3 (21)
With black yarn:
R 20: 21 sc
R 21: (5 sc, dec)*3 (18)
R 22: 18 sc
R 23: (4 sc, dec)*3 (15)
F.o.

Arms (make 2)
With black yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: inc*6 (12)
R 3-19: 9 sc (17 rows)
Don’t stuff.

Fold top of arm flat and sc through both sides across.

Ears (make 2)
With black yarn:
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: (1 sc, dec)*6 (12)
Don’t stuff.
F.o.

Tail
With black yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: inc*6 (12)
R 3: (3 sc, inc)*3 (15)
R 4: 15 sc
R 5: (3 sc, dec)*3 (12)
Stuff gently. F.o.

Assembly
1. Sew head to the body.
2. Sew arms to the body of R 2-3 from heard.
3. Sew ears to the head between R 5 and R 9.
4. Sew eye patches at the level of R 8-12, safety eyes between R 10-11.
5. Embroider a nose between R 12-13.
6. Sew tail to the body on the back of body between R 4-7.

Better to sew details to each other with other yarn not with plush yarn.