How to Crochet Unicorn ~ Free Crochet Pattern
This Unicorn Pattern is super CUTE, and easy to intermediate in skill levels. The success of this Unicorn is in the details, like the mane, tale, hoof hair, and Unicorn Nail Polish. Use your imagination and create your own version of this Unicorn. I would love to see your end result.
Crochet hook size 3.0
Crochet yarn: Pink (100 % Acrylic), green cotton fine yarn, yellow cotton fine yarn, chunky green and chunky orange yarn, white yarn cotton and black yarn (100 % Acrylic). Note: This pattern was made using scrap yarn. You can mix your own scrap yarn to create your own version of this Crochet Unicorn.
US Stitch abbreviation
Slip stitch (sl st)
Unicorn leg and hoof.
Ch 3, turn, 15 dc in 3rd ch from hook, sl st in 3rd ch.
Round 2-11. Ch 3, dc in dc all around, sl st in 3rd ch.
Round 12. Ch 3, 1 dc in same st, 2 dc in next 3 dc, dc in next 4 dc, (2 dc tog) x 2, dc in remaining dc, sl st in ch 3.
Round 13. Ch 3, dc in same st, 2 dc in next 3 dc, dc in next 8 dc, (2 dc tog) x 2, dc in remaining dc, sl st in ch 3.
Round 14. Ch 3, dc in dc all around, sl st in ch 3.
Round 15. Turn. Ch 3, 1 dc in same st as ch 3, 2 dc in next 6 dc, 2 sts tog to last dc, dc in last dc, sl st in ch 3.
Fill in stuffing.
With sc, (2 sts tog) x 3, turn.
With sc, (2 sts tog), turn.
Skip 6 dc, l st in next dc, (turn, ch 3, sl st in dc across) x 4. Fasten off.
Start Crochet Unicorn Body.
Attach yarn in dc from round 1 foot with sl st. Ch 1, sc in dc other foot, (crochet 8 sc in each foot( continue crochet around all horse feet with dc in dc on the outside.
Round 1. Sc in sc, 2 sc in space between feet. All up, 40 sc.
Round 2-11. Sc in sc.
Round 12. Ch 1, sc in next 20 sc, sl st in next ch 1.
Begin crochet horse neck.
Continue crochet around 20 sc circle.
Round 13- 21 Sc in sc.
Begin crochet Unicorn head.
Round 22. Sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc in next 10 sc, sc in next 5 sc. (30 sc)
Round 23. Sc in next 10 sc, 2 sc in next 10 sc, sc in next 10 sc. (40 sc)
Round 24-26. Sc in sc.
Round 27. Sc in next 10 sc, sl st in 10th last sc round 26.
Continue crochet around 10 sc circle.
Round 28-29. Sc in sc.
Slip stitch the body where it is attached to the legs together. Fill horse body, horse neck and horse head with stuffing.
Round 30. Sc in sc, 2 sts tog until end.
Repeat round 30 until hole is closed.
Crochet Unicorn Muzzle
Reattach yarn in muzzle and continue crochet around 20 sc circle.
Round 31-32. Sc in sc.
Round 33-35. Sc in every sc until last sc, sk last sc, sl st in 1st sc.
Fill in stuffing. Sl st around opening to close it.
Reattach yarn in Unicorn body.
Round 36. Sc in sc, 2 sc tog until hole is closed.
Unicorn Mane, Tale, and hoof hair
With Chunky Green Yarn, attach yarn as picture show to create mane, tale and hoof hair.
Unicorn Nail Polish.
With fine green yarn and a sewing needle, sew a few stitches of green yarn on tip of hoof to create Unicorn ‘Nail Polish’.
With Pink Acrylic yarn, Yellow fine cotton yarn, and Green fine Cotton yarn together: Ch 5, sl st in 1st ch.
Round 1 – 6. Sc in sc.
Round 7. Sk 1 sc, sc in next st. Continue around.
Round 8. Sc in sc, turn, sc in sc.
Repeat round 8 until you have desired length. End with ch 1, and fasten off. Attach Unicorn horn by sewing foundation row on head.
Unicorn Eyes with Eye Shadow
Use sewing needle and white yarn and stitch the eyes. Use black yarn and create eye lashes, eye border, and pupils. Use blue yarn and sewing needle and stitch eye shadow.
Use black yarn and sewing needle and stitch nostrils.
HINT! As you can see in image below, the feet have been attached together. This is to give it a funky look and the hoofs are pointing outwards. This Unicorn is unique in every way. Now it is time to make your own!
Two of my Free Crochet Patterns doing a Photo Shoot Together
Little piggy on a coffee date on the Unicorn Horseback. It doesn’t get much cuter than this!!!
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