Raccoon crochet free amigurumi pattern

Make this cute raccoon amigurumi crochet toy. Free amigurumi raccoon pattern.

Just a very quick text-only-pattern if you want to make your own lil racoon. You should have some experience with amigurumis as I don’t explain the steps too well. But if you made a few before, it should be pretty straight forward.

Equipments:

–  cotton yarn; small amounts of black, grey and white (/offwhite) I used Catania (50g/125m)
– hook size 2.5
– needle
– safety eyes: I used 7.5mm (with colors as all black would be hard to see)
– polyester filling

MR=magic ring, sc=single crochet, hdc=half double crochet, dc=double crochet
inc=invisible increase, dec=invisible decrease

– Ears (make 2): With black: R1: MR, 3sc, 3dc, 3tr, 3d, into ring, sl st to first. Break off, weave in ends. With grey yarn: R1: same as black. Place the black on top of the grey, continue with grey yarn and crochet together like this; R2: 5sc, 2hdc in next, (dc, tr, dc) in next, 2hdc, 5sc, sl st to first. (for a simpler version just skip the black)

– Hood: With grey – R1: 6sc in MR
R2: (inc)x6 (12)
R3: (sc, inc)x6 (18)
R4: (sc, inc, sc)x6 (24)
R5: (inc, 3sc)x6(30)
R6: (6sc, inc, 3sc)x3 (33)
R7-12 (6rnds): 33sc (33)
R13: (dec, sc3)x3, in next 3sts;(hdc in one st, 3dc in  the same st, hdc in 1st), sc, dec, sc2, (dec, sc3)x2 (29)
Break off, leave a little tail for attaching hood later.

Raccoon crochet free amigurumi pattern

– Head: With white– R1: 6sc in MR
R2: (inc)x6 (12)
R3: (sc, inc)x6 (18)
R4: (sc, inc, sc)x6 (24)
R5: (inc, 3sc)x6(30)
R6: (6sc, inc, 3sc)x3 (33)
R7-9 (3rnds): 33sc (33)
With black yarn: R10-12(3rnds): 33sc (33)
Change to white: R13: 33sc (33)
R14: (6sc, dec, 3sc) x3 (30)
R15: (dec, 3sc)x6 (24)
R16: (dec, 2sc)x6 (18)
– remember to attach eyes if you’re using safety eyes, start filling. Fill the head pretty firmly.
R17: (dec, sc)x6 (12)
R18: (dec, 2sc) x3 (9)
Break off, attach grey yarn
Crochet the body directly to the head
– Body – with grey (fill firmly)
R1: 9sc (9)
R2: (sc2, inc)x3 (12)
R3: (sc, inc)x6 (18)
R4: (2sc, inc)x6 (24)
R5: 24sc (24)
R6: (sc7, inc)x3 (27)
R7-10: 27sc (27)
R11: (sc8, inc)x3
R12: (dec, 3sc)x6 (24)
R13: In BACKloops only – 24sc (24)
R14: (dec, 2sc)x6 (18)
R15: (dec, sc)x6 (12)
R16: dec x6 (6)

– Tail (fill firmly)
White: 6sc in MR
R2: incx6 (12)
R3: (sc, inc)x6 (18)
Change to black: R4: 18sc (18)
R5: (2sc, inc)x6 (24)
White: R6: 24sc
R7: (dec, 2sc)x6 (18)
Black: R8: 18sc
R9: (7sc, dec) x2 (16)
White: R10: 16sc
R11: (2sc, dec, 4sc)x2 (14)
Black: R12: 14sc
R13: (5sc, dec) x2 (12)
White: R14: 12sc
R15: dec x6 (6)
Black: R16: 6sc
R17: decx3 (3)

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I made a little bag 5×5 cm and filled it with rice and used it to stuff the body, but you can use polyester filling as well.

Attaching:
Ears round 5-7 of hood
Eyes 7sts apart
Make a little nose/mouth using black yarn
Attach back of hood to first round of body

Big thanks to Rell for testing the pattern and correcting some errors.
If you still find any, please let me know.

Some last words …
If you make a raccoon I would just love to see the result. If you’re on instagram please tag @inarho so I can see your mini raccoon (and/or tag #35roundsofgrey).
You’re not allowed to sell the pattern and please provide a link back here (or to ravelry or my IG account) if you want to share the pattern with someone else. You’re free to sell plushies made from this pattern, but some credit to the original designer is appreciated. Thanks and I hope you enjoy!

 

Raccoon crochet free amigurumi pattern

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