With this pattern you can make a baby bear, a baby panda or a baby bunny.
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Yarn of 3 colors: white, black and other color for his or her clothing
I used cotton yarn 100g +/- 150m and a 4mm hook
With that yarn and the hook 4mm the panda is about 17 cm.
You can use your favorite yarn and a suitable hook
Yarn needle to sew the parts
Abbreviations (US terms)
ch – chain
mr – magic ring
slst – slip stitch
inc – increase
dec – decrease
sc – simple crochet
(…) x N – repeat N times
1. 6sc in mr (6)
2. 6 inc (12)
3. (1sc, 1 inc) x 6 (18)
4. (2sc, 1 inc) x 6 (24)
5. (3sc, 1 inc) x 6 (30)
6. (4sc, 1 inc) x 6 (36)
7. (5sc, 1 inc) x 6 (42)
8. (6sc, 1 inc) x 6 (48)
9-14 (6 rounds). 48sc.
15. (6sc, 1 dec) x 6 (42)
16. (5sc, 1 dec) x 6 (36)
17. (4sc, 1 dec) x 6 (30)
18. (3sc, 1 dec) x 6 (24)
Start to stuff the head
19. (2sc, 1 dec) x 6 (18)
20. (1sc, 1 dec) x 6 (12)
Cut the yarn, but leave long tail for sewing. Stuff the head.
Arms (make 2)
1. 8sc in mr (8)
2. Work this round only back loops of the stitches: 8sc (8)
3-11 (9 rounds). 8sc (8)
12. (2sc, dec) х 2 (6)
13. 6sc (6)
Do not stuff them.
Fold the arm and make 2sc inserting the hook through the stitches of both sides.
Cut the yarn, but leave long tail for sewing
Legs and body
The first leg
1. 6sc in mr (6)
2. Inc x 6 (12)
3-5 (3 rounds ). 12sc (12)
Cut the yarn BUT leave a very long tail to make one more round of 12sc later.
The second leg
1-5 rounds work in the same way as the first leg
6. 12 sc (12)
Join white yarn (you can close and cut the black yarn of the second leg)
Make 6 ch, join it to the first leg changing the color to the black (use the black thread which we leaves on the first leg).
Make 12sc on the first leg with black yarn.
Now using white yarn (of the 6 ch)
6 sc in 6 ch, 12 sc (leg), 6 sc in 6 ch on the other side, 12sc (other leg). (36)
1-10 (10 rounds) 36sc. (36)
Stuff the legs
11. (7 sc, 1dec) x 4 (32)
13. (6 sc, 1dec) x 4 (28)
Close and cut the white yarn.
Start to stuff the body.
Join the black yarn in the third stitch to the right of the last white stitch (we do it to avoid the “ugly step” of the change of colors)
14. 28sc (28)
15. (5 sc, 1dec) x 4 (24)
16. 24sc (24)
17. (2 sc, 1dec) x 6 (18)
Keep stuffing the body
18. (1sc, 1dec) x 6 (12)
Finish to stuff the body.
Close and cut the yarn.
Ears (make 2) (panda and bear)
8 sc in mr. Close the ring. Cut the yarn leaving a long tail to sewing.
Ears (make 2) (bunny)
To make a cute bunny with the same pattern you just need to crochet other type of ears:Leave a long tail in the start to sew the ear later.
- 8sc in mr (8) do not close the ring
- 1ch, turn, 8sc (8)
- 1ch, turn, 6sc, dec (7)
- 1ch, turn, 5sc, dec (6)
- 1ch, turn, 4sc, dec (5)
- 1ch, turn, 3sc, dec (4)
- 1ch, turn, 1sc, dec (2))
- 1ch, turn, 1sc, dec (2)
- 1ch, turn, dec (1).
Cut the yarn. Join the yarn (it may have other color) in the magic ring. 1ch. Make simple crochet stitches around the ear. At the tip make 3sc, continue crocheting till the point of joining of the yarn. Make slst in the beginning ch. Cut the yarn. Later you will hide the ends inside the head.
Eyes (make 2) (only for panda)
in mr: 2 simple crochet stitches, 2 half double crochet stitches, 1 double crochet stitch, 2 half double crochet stitches , 3 simple crochet stitches. Close the ring. Cut the yarn leaving a long tail to sewing.
I do it this way, but you can do it however you want.
I attach photos.
Use pins to put all the parts, when you are satisfied you can sew them 😄
Sew the arms between the rounds 15 and 16 of the body.
See the ears between the rounds 4 and 7 of the head.
Embroider the nose between the rounds 14 and 15 of the head. Width – two stitches.
Look at the photos: Embtoider the eyebrows and sew the eyes. Then embroider white points on the eyes.
See the head with the body.
The rounds 2-7, 9-15 and 16 work front loops only of the stitches.
1. Skip the 1 ch
(3 sc, 1 inc, 2 sc, 1 inc, 3 sc) x 2. (24)
2. 1ch, turn
(4 sc, 1 inc, 2 sc, 1 inc, 4 sc) x 2. (28)
3. 1ch, turn
(5 sc, 1 inc, 2 sc, 1 inc, 5 sc) x 2. (32)
4. 1ch, turn
(6 sc, 1 inc, 2 sc, 1 inc, 6 sc) x 2. (36)
5. 1ch, turn
(7 sc, 4 ch, skip 4 stitches, 7 sc) x 2. (36)
6. 1 ch, turn
(8 sc, inc x 2, 8 sc) x 2. (40)
7. 1 ch, turn
40 sc. (40)
Sl st in the ch. Make the circle.
8. 1 ch, 40 sc working only the back loops of the stitches of this round. Sl st in the ch.
9-15 (7 rounds) 1 ch, 40sc working front loops only of the stitches of each round. Sl st in the ch.
16. 2 ch, skip 20 stitches, 20sc, 2sc in 2 ch, sl st in the first sc.
2sc in 2 ch on the other side, 20 sc in 20 stitches that we have skipped, sl st in the first sc.
Close and cut the yarn.
60 ch. Insert it between the stitches of the round 2.
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