Amigurumi Cute Hedgehog Free Pattern

Designer: Irina Belousova

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One of the amigurumi free crochet patterns we will share today is amigurumi hedgehog designed and photos by Irina Belousova. Learn how to crochet this cute hedgehog using a free amigurumi pattern. Thanks to Irina Belousova (@crochet_by_belousova) for this cute hedgehog.

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Materials

1. Yarn.
When knitting, I used YarnArt Jeans. Colors: N 75 – gray, N 28 – graphite, N 01 – white, N 74 – pink.
Red yarn – 100% cotton
Yarn for needles – Camtex Cotton Grass N 169
2. Hook N 1.75
3. Filler – holofiber
4. Eye beads with a diameter of 6 mm
5. Spout 9 mm
6. Basting needles
7. Needle for stitching
8. Scissors

Abbreviations

sc – single crochet
ch – air loop
inc – increase
dec – decrease
sl-st – connecting column
DC – double crochet
HDC – half crochet
(…) – the number in brackets means the number of loops in a row
(…) * N – repeat N times what is indicated in brackets
BLO – back half loop

AMIGURUMI CUTE HEDGEHOG CROCHET FREE PATTERN

Head

1.) 6 sc into magic ring (6)
2.) 6 sc (6)
3.) (1 sc, inc) * 3 (9)
4.) 9 sc (9)
5.) (2 sc, inc) * 3 (12)
6.) 12 sc (12)
7.) (3 sc, inc) * 3 (15)
8.) 15 sc (15)
9.) (inc, 2 sc) * 5 (20)
10.) 20 sc (20)

11.) (3 sc, inc) * 5 (25)
12.) 25 sc (25)
13.) (inc, sc) * 3, HDC, 8 inc HDC, (sc, inc) * 4, 2 sc (40)
14.) 12 sc, HDC, (inc HDC, HDC) * 7, 13 sc (47)
15.) 8 sc, HDC, (6 sc, inc) * 4, 10 sc (52)
16.) 21 sc, inc, 6 sc, inc, 23 sc (54)
17.) – 21.) 54 (54, 5 rows)
22.) 14 sc, dec, 25 sc, dec, 11 sc (52)
23.) (11 sc, dec) * 4 (48)

24.) 4 sc, dec, (10 sc, dec) * 3, 6 sc (44)
25.) (9 sc, dec) * 4 (40)
26.) 3 sc, dec, (8 sc, dec) * 3,5 sc (36)
27.) (7 sc, dec) * 4 (32)
28.) 2 sc, dec, (6 sc, dec) * 3 ,. 4 sc (28)
29.) (5 sc, dec) * 4 (24)
30.) (dec, 2 sc) * 6 (18)
31.) (sc, dec) * 6 (12)
32.) 2 dec, connecting loop (10)
We tighten the hole, cut the thread.

Ears (make two)

1.) 6 into magic ring, 2 lifting loops, rotation (6)
2.) 1 HDC at the base of the lifting loops, 5 inc of HDC, 2 lifting loops, spread (12)
3.) 1 HDC at the base of the lifting loops, 11 inc of HDC (24)
Fold the eye and knit together.

Needles

Knit Camtex Cotton Grass or other fluffy yarn.
1.) 6 into magic ring (6)
2.) 6 inc (12)
3.) (1, inc) * 6 (18)
4.) 1 sc, inc, (2, inc) * 5, 1 sc (24)
5.) (3, inc) * 6 (30)
6.) 2 sc, inc, (4 sc, inc) * 5, 2 sc (36)
7.) (5 sc, inc) * 6 (42
8.) 3 sc, inc, (6 sc, inc) * 5, 3 sc (48)
9.) (7 sc, inc) * 6 (54)
10.) – 17.) 48 (48, 8 rows)
18.) (dec, 11) * 4, dec, sl-st (49)
I turn the knitted part inside out. So she looks more fluffy.
Additionally comb.

Cheeks

6 sc into magic ring (6)

Legs (make two) + body

We start knitting with white yarn.
1.) 6 into magic ring (6)
2.) 6 inc (12)
3.) (1 sc, inc) * 6 (18)
4.) 1 sc, inc, (2 sc, inc) * 5, 1 sc (24)
Change the color to red.
5.) (3 sc, inc) * 6 per BLO (30)
6.) 12 sc, dec, dec, dec, 12 sc (27)
7.) 27
8.) 9 sc, dec, dec, 1 sc, dec dec, 9 sc (23)
9.) 10 sc, dec of three loops, 10 sc (21)
10.) 9 sc, dec of three loops, 9 sc (19)
11.) 4 sc, dec, 8 sc, dec, 1 sc, dec (16)
12.) – 15.) 16 (16, 4 rows)
Change the color to graphite.

We begin to knit overalls 2 * 2 (2 black stripes * 2 – white). Further, when knitting, we will place the place for changing the color of the thread on the back side of the part (legs, back and handles), regardless of the beginning of the row at your discretion.
16.) – 20.) 16 (16, 5 rows)
Add 7 sc. To the first leg, cut the thread.
We knit the second leg in the same way and add 15 sc., Do not cut the thread, continue to knit.
We gain 3 ch
Knit: 16 sc. on the first leg

3 sc. along the chain of ch,
16 sc. – on the second,
3 sc. along the chain of ch
As a result, we should get 38 loops in a row.
We put a marker (we mark the beginning of the next row), continue to knit.
Do not forget about the jumpsuit (2 * 2 stripes)
21.) 38 sc. (38)
22.) 8 sc, (inc, 9 sc) * 2, inc, 8 sc, inc (42)
23.) 42 sc (42)
24.) (9 sc, inc) * 3, 10 sc, inc, 1 sc (46)
25.) 26 sc (26)
26.) 5 sc, inc, 32 sc, inc, 5 sc, inc, 1 sc (49)
27.) – 35.) 49 sc (49, 8 rows)

36.) 6 sc, dec, 34 sc, dec, 3 sc, dec (46)
37.) 46 sc (36)
38.) dec, 8 sc, dec, 11 sc, dec, 8 sc, dec, 11 sc (42)
39.) 42 sc (42)
40.) (dec, 12) * 3 (39)
41.) 39 sc (39)
42.) 6 sc, dec, (11 sc, dec) * 2, 5 sc (36)
43.) 36 sc (36)
44.) (10 sc, dec) * 3 (33)
45.) 33 sc (33)
46.) (9 sc, dec) * 3 (30)
47.) 30 sc (30)
48.) (3 sc, dec) * 6 (24)
49.) 24 sc, sl-st (24)

Right hand

1.) 6 sc into magic ring (6)
2.) 6 inc (12)
3.) – 8.) 12 sc (12, 6 rows)
Change the color of yarn to graphite.
We start to knit overalls 2 * 2
(2 black bars * 2 – white).
9.) dec, dec, 8 sc (10)
10.) – 24.) 10 sc (10, 15 rows) In addition, we knit 2 sc, fold the handle in half, knit together 5 sc.

Left hand

1.) 6 sc into magic ring (6)
2.) 6 inc (12)
3.) – 8.) 12 sc (12, 6 rows)
9.) dec, dec, 1 sc, change the color of the yarn to graphite (then we knit 2 black * 2 white stripes), 7 sc (10)
10.) – 24.) 10 sc (10, 15 rows)
In addition, we knit 2 sc, fold the handle in half, knit together 5 sc.
8. Scarf
We collect 80 ch, 2 lifting loops, then we knit 80 DC.

Design and assembly

1) Insert / glue the nose onto the 1st row of the head (KA).
2) Glue the eyes on the 13th row of the head at a distance of 12 HDC betweenthem.
We make eye tightening, draw the lower eyelid with white thread.
3) We place the eyebrows between the 14/15 and 15/16 rows of the head.
4) Smile – between 9 and 10 close.
5) We place the cheeks on the 14th and 15th rows.
6) We place the needles from the 28th to the 19th row of the head.
7) We place the ears on the sides at your discretion.
8) Sew the head to the body.
9) Sew handles to the body.
10) Tie a scarf.
Hedgehog is ready.

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