Crochet pattern to create a 4.3 inch penguin amigurumi (11 cm). To make this cute crochet toy you will need a cotton yarn and a hook that matches your yarn weight.

Designed and photos by Katerina Gushchina
Instagram: @katerina_gushchina_
Translated by Amiguroom Toys

Materials:

  • Yarn «Solnyshko» (100% cotton, 100 g/425 m)
  • 1.5 mm crochet hook
  • Black embroidering floss
  • Sewing needle and scissors
  • Satin ribbon for a bow
  • Fiberfill

Abbreviations:
R = row
mc = magic circle (magic ring)
sc = single crochet
inc = 2 sc in the next stitch
dec = single crochet 2 stitches together
F.o. = finish off
(…)*6 = repeat whatever is between the brackets the number of times stated
(12) = number of stitches you should have at the end of the round/row

Amigurumi penguin free crochet pattern

Crochet inside out.

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 8-14: 42 sc (7 rows)
R 15: (5 sc, dec)*6 (36)
R 16: (4 sc, dec)*6 (30)
R 17: (3 sc, dec)*6 (24)
R 18: (2 sc, dec)*6 (18)
R 19: (1 sc, dec)*6 (12)
R 20: (dec)*6 (6)
F.o.

Hood
With pink/blue 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)
Turn the work.
R 14: 9 sc, turn
R 15: 9 sc, turn
R 16: dec, 5 sc, dec, turn
R 17: 7 sc, turn
R 18: dec, 3 sc, dec, turn
R 19: 5 sc, turn
R 20: dec, 1 sc, dec, turn
R 21: 3 sc, turn
R 22: dec, 1 sc
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.

Put the hood on the head and sew it on.

Emboider eyes with black embroidering floss.

Body
With pink/blue 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 8-15: 42 sc (8 rows)
R 16: (5 sc, dec)*6 (36)
R 17: 36 sc
R 18: (4 sc, dec)*6 (30)
R 19: 30 sc
R 20: (3 sc, dec)*6 (24)
R 21: (2 sc, dec)*6 (18)
R 22: (1 sc, dec)*6 (12)
R 23: dec*6 (6)
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.

Wings (make 2)
With pink/blue yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc)*6 (12)
R 3: inc, 1 sc, inc, 1 sc, inc, 7 sc (14)
R 4-10: 14 sc (7 rows)
R 11: 2 sc, dec* repeat to the end of row
R 12: 2 sc, dec* repeat to the end of row
Stuff wing ½ full.
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.

Feet (make 2)
With black/grey yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc)*6 (12)
R 3: inc, 1 sc, inc, 1 sc, inc, 1 sc, 6 sc (15)
R 4-9: 15 sc (6 rows)
R 10: 2 sc, dec* repeat to the end of row
R 11: 1 sc, dec* repeat to the end of row
R 13: dec to the end of row
Don’t stuff.
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.

Beak
With orange yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2-3: 6 sc (2 rows)
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.