Crochet polar bear

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Crochet Materials:

White 100% wool

Crochet steel hook 3.0

Toy Stuffing.

Sewing needle.

Crochet Polar Bear Instruction

This crochet pattern uses US stitch abbreviation.

Polar Bear head

Round 1. Ch 3, 11 dc in 3rd ch from hook, sl st in ch 3.

Round 2 – 4. Ch3, *2 dc in next dc, 1 dc in next dc*, continue between ** to end, sl st in ch 3.

Round 5. Ch 3, dc in dc to end, sl st in ch 3.

Round 6 – 10. Ch 3, *dc in next 2 dc, 2 dc tog*, rep between ** to end, sl st in ch 3.

Fill in stuffing.

Polar bear snout

Round 11. Ch 3, dc in every dc to end, sl st in ch 3.

Fill in stuffing.

Round 12. 2 dc tog to end, sl st in ch 3.

Round 13. 2 sc tog until hole is closed. Fasten off. Weave in end.

Polar bear body

Round 1. Ch 3, 11 dc in 3rd ch from hook, sl st in ch 3.

Round 2 – 4. Ch3, *2 dc in next dc, 1 dc in next dc*, continue between ** to end, sl st in ch 3.

Round 5. Ch 3, dc in dc to end, sl st in ch 3.

Round 6 – 8. Ch 3, *dc in next 2 dc, 2 dc tog*, rep between ** to end, sl st in ch 3.

Fill in stuffing.

Round 9. Rep round 6.

Round 1o. 2 sts tog until hole is closed.

Polar bear Legs (make 2).

Round 1. Ch 6, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in every ch to last ch, 6 sc in last ch, continue crochet underneath of sts just made, sc in each sc, sl st in turning ch.

Round 2 – 5. Ch 1, sk next sc, sc in every sc to the 2 sc on the tip, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in remaining sc to end, sl st in ch 1.

Round 6. Ch 1, sk next sc, sc in each sc to end, sl st in ch 1.

Round 7-8. Ch 1, sk next sc, sc in every sc to the 4 sc creating the tip, (2 sc tog) x 2, sc in sc to end, sl st in ch 1.

Round 9 – 10. Rep round 6.

Round 11. Rep round 7.

Round 12. Rep round 6.

Round 13. Rep round 7.

Round 14. Rep round 6.

Round 15. Rep round 7.

Round 16. Rep round 6.

Fill in stuffing.

Round 17. *(2 sc tog), sc in next sc*, repeat between ** to end, sl st in 1st st.

Round 17. 2 sc tog until hole is closed. Fasten off. Weave in ends.

Polar bear arms (make 2)

Round 1. Ch 6, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in every ch to last ch, 6 sc in last ch, continue crochet underneath of sts just made, sc in each sc, sl st in turning ch.

Round 2 – 3. Ch 1, sk next sc, sc in every sc to the 2 sc on the tip, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in remaining sc to end, sl st in ch 1.

Round 4. Ch 1, sk next sc, sc in each sc to end, sl st in ch 1.

Round 5. Ch 1, sk next sc, sc in every sc to the 4 sc creating the tip, (2 sc tog) x 2, sc in sc to end, sl st in ch 1.

Round 6-9. Rep round 4.

Round 10. Rep round 5.

Round 11-12. Rep round 4.

Fill in stuffing.

Round 13. *(2 sc tog), sc in next sc*, repeat between ** to end, sl st in 1st st.

Round 14 . 2 sc tog until hole is closed. Fasten off. Weave in ends.

Stitch arms and legs to body of bear.

Crochet Polar Bear Accessories.

I gave this crochet polar bear new eyes, some hair, lips, and last but not least, a fairy hat.

crochet polar bear with crochet fairy hat

Crochet Mini Bear

This mini bear is a super cute and super easy crochet project, and it won’t take long to make. Click on image to get this cute crochet bear pattern.

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Paul the Psychic Octopus

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Paul the Psychic Octopus Free Crochet Pattern

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Octopus Crochet Pattern

Crochet Materials

Crochet hook size 3.0.

Crochet yarn: Panda premium acrylic in green. The rest of the pattern was created using scrap yarn. Curly white yarn to make hair, pink yarn to make the mouth. Purple yarn to make the headband.

2 x Craft eyes.

Crochet Octopus Free Pattern Instructions

This pattern uses US stitch abbreviation.

Crochet Octopus head and body.

With Green Panda Premium Acrylic yarn.

Ch 4, sl st in 1st ch to form a ring.

Round 1. 9 sc in ring, sl st in1st st.

Round 2. 2 sc in every sc to end.

Round 3. Sc in sc around.

Round 4. Repeat round 2 + 3.

Round 5-10. Sc in sc around.

Round 11. *Sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc tog*, repeat between ** around.

Round12-13. Sc in sc around.

Round 14. Repeat round 11.

Round 15-16. Sc in sc around.

Round 17. 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in remaining sc.

Round 18. 2 sc in next 4 sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next 4 sc, sc in remaining sc.n

Round 19. Sc in sc around.

Round 20. Sc in next 4 sc,  2 sc tog, sc in next 8 sc, 2 sc tog, sc in remaining sc.

Round 21. Rep round 20.

Round 22-23. Sc in sc around.

Round 24. *Sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc*, repeat between ** around.

Round 25. Sc in sc.

Round 26. Repeat round 24 + 25. Fill  in stuffing.

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Crochet Octopus tentacles.

Round 27. Sc in next 4 sc, turn, sk 7 sc, sl st in next sc, sc in next 4 sc, turn, sl st in 8th sc of round 26, sc in next 4 sc, sk next 3 sc other side, sl st in 4th sc, continue by repeating the process, creating 8 x 8 sc circles.

Crochet around the 1st and 8th 8-sc circles using tentacle-1 pattern, and crochet around 8-sc circles 2-7 using tentacle-2 pattern.

1st 8-sc circle. Tentacles-1.

Round 1. 2 sc in each sc. (16)

Round 2. sc in sc. (16)

Round 3. *Sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc*, repeat between ** around. (24)

Round 4-5. Sc in sc. (24)

Round 6. (2 sc tog, sc in next sc)x 2, sc in sc until last 6 sc, (2 sc tog, sc in next sc)x 2. (20)

Round 7. Sc in sc. (20)

Round 8. Rep round 6. (16)

Round 9. Rep round 7. (16)

Round 10. Sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in next 4 sc, sc in remaining 6 sc. (20)

Round 11. Repeat round 6. (16).

Round 12-15. Repeat round 7. (16). Fill in stuffing.

Round 16. Repeat round 6. (12)

Round 17-21. Repeat round 7. (12)

Round 22. (2 sc tog, sc in next sc)x 4 (8)

Round 23. Repeat round 7. Fill in more stuffing.

Round 24. (2 sc tog, sc in next sc) x 2, sc in next 2 sc. (6)

Round 25-29. Rep round 7. (6)

Round 30. (2 sc tog) x 3. (3)

Round 31-37. Rep round 7.

8-sc circle no. 2 -7. Tentacles-2.

Round 1. 2 sc in each sc. (16)

Round 2. sc in sc. (16)

Round 3. *Sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc*, repeat between ** around. (21)

Round 4-5. Sc in sc. (21)

Round 6. (2 sc tog, sc in next sc)x 2, sc in sc until last 6 sc, (2 sc tog, sc in next sc)x 2. (17)

Round 7. Sc in sc. (17)

Round 8. Rep round 6. (13)

Round 9. Rep round 7. (13)

Round 10. Sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in next 4 sc, sc in remaining 6 sc. (17)

Round 11. Repeat round 6. (13).Fill in stuffing.

Round 12-21. Repeat round 7. (13).

Round 22. (2 sc tog, sc in next sc)x 4 (9)

Round 23. Repeat round 7. Fill in more stuffing.

Round 24. (2 sc tog, sc in next sc) x 2, sc in next 3 sc. (7)

Round 25-29. Rep round 7. (7)

Round 30. (2 sc tog) x 2, sc in next 3 sc. (5)

Round 31. (2 sc tog) x 2, sc in sc. (3)

Round 32-37. Rep round 7.

Final 8-sc circle. Repeat Tentacle-1 pattern.

Now your Octopus will look like the image below.

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Crochet Octopus eye sockets (make 2)

With Green Panda Premium Acrylic yarn.

Ch 4, sl st in ch 1 to form a ring.

Row 1. Ch 3, 6 dc in ring.

Row 2. Ch 1, sc in same st as ch 1, sc in next 6 sts. Fasten off.

Attach eyes with a sewing needle on the Octopus where two rings on the picture below show.

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Now it is time to dress up the Octopus. Use curly white yarn to make hair. Attach the hair in the 1st round of making the Octopus. Then dress up the Octopus with a headband. In this case, I used a headband I made earlier, the SpiderWeb headband. Click here to see this pattern.

Glue two craft eyes inside the eye sockets you made.

Below eyes stitch a string of pink yarn to make the mouth.

Vola, your crochet Octopus is finished.

Crochet Octopus Decoration

I decorated the head of the Octopus with a crochet headband. Click on text or image to get the free crochet headband pattern. 

crochet headband free pattern

Want another Free Octopus Crochet Pattern?

Do you want to crochet an octopus, but you don’t have the time or patience to make the Crochet Octopus above. Why not crochet the miniature Octopus. 

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Miniature Crochet Octopus

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