Mini Sheep: Free Amigurumi Pattern.

Mini Sheep

This Mini Sheep is a cute, fun and easy amigurumi crochet pattern. Make this cute little Mini Sheep just as it is or use it as an add on to complete your Nativity scene.

This free amigurumi Mini sheep pattern is crocheted entirely using single crochet, which makes this pattern beginner friendly.

* I always strongly recommend reading through the pattern and gathering all the required material before starting.

Quick Pattern Notes:

  • This pattern is written in U.S terminology.
  • This pattern is worked in a continuous spiral, hence using a stitch maker is recommended to mark the beginning of each round.
  • This pattern is beginner friendly.
  • Stuff each part of the sheep before you begin to decrease or else later you will find it difficult to get the stuffing in as the opening will be very small.
  • If you are using safety eyes, then I recommend placing the eyes before you decrease.
  • Make sure to leave a long tail at the end of each part,which can be use to sew the sheep together later.

Materials Required to make this Pattern:

  • 1 ball yarn (approx 25 gms) each in colours of white and beige or the combination of your choice.
  • A 2mm crochet hook or a hook that best suit your yarn.
  • Stitch Maker.
  • Fibre fill for stuffing.
  • Safety eyes
  • Tapestry needle to sew all the parts together.
  • Scissors to cut excess yarn.

Abbreviations:

  • Sc – Single crochet
  • Mr – Magic ring
  • Sl st – slip stitch
  • Inc – Increase. (Work 2 stitches into the same stitch)
  • Dec – Decrease. (Merge two stitches together to make one single crochet stitch)
  • Rnd – Round.
  • [ ] – The bracket indicates the number of repeats.
  • ( ) – This bracket indicates the total number of stitches in that round.

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Free written pattern instructions:

Head:

With Beige yarn

Rnd 1: Make 6 sc in a Mr. (6)

Rnd 2: Inc in all 6 sts around. (12)

Rnd 3 to 8: sc in each st around. (12)

Rnd 9: Dec around. (6)

Stuff and Fasten off, closing the gap tightly and leaving a long tail to weave in the ends.

For the cap of the head:

Using white yarn,

Rnd 1: Make 7 sc in a Mr. (7)

Rnd 2: Inc in all 7 sts around. (14)

Rnd 3 – 4: sc in each st around. (14)

Fasten off by a sl st into the first st of the previous round.

Leave a long tail, which can be used to attach the cap of the head to the face and then to the body of the sheep.

Ears:

Make 2

With beige colour yarn, make 8 sc in a magic ring. Fasten off with Sl st into first sc.

Body:

With white colour yarn,

Rnd 1: Make 6 sc in a Mr.(6)

Rnd 2: Inc in each st around. (12)

Rnd 3: Inc, 1 sc [6 times] (18)

Rnd 4: Inc, 2 sc [6 times] (24)

Rnd 5 to 12: sc in each st around. (24)

Rnd 13: Dec, 2 sc [6 times] (18)

Rnd 14: Dec, 1 sc [6 times] (12)

Rnd 15: Dec around. (6)

Stuff and Fasten off, closing the gap tightly and leaving a long tail to weave in the ends.

Legs:

Make 4

Rnd 1: With Beige colour, Make 8 sc in Mr. (8)

Rnd 2: Sc in all sts around.(8)

Rnd 3 to 6: With white colour yarn, Sc in all sts around. (8)

Fasten off with a sl st and stuff the legs slightly.

Tail:

With white colour yarn, make 8 sc in mr and fasten off.

Assembling:

For the assembling of the sheep, use the tail that you have left at the end of each part. Sew the head onto the body, the ears onto the head, the 4 legs to the bottom of the sheep, the tail to the back of the sheep.

Assembling

Hope you enjoyed making this free crochet pattern.

Happy Crocheting!


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Disclaimer

This free crochet pattern is for personal use only. Please do not distribute, sell, print or claim this pattern as your own. You can sell the finished product made with this pattern.


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