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I love to design crochet patterns! I'm a wife to a great hubby and Mom to two super fun kiddos. I've been designing kids toys and products for 5 years now and am having a blast. My kids and their ...

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Nativity Creche Christmas Pattern Set

from Cuddle Bug Kids
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Nativity Creche Christmas Pattern Set
Nativity Creche Christmas Pattern Set 3 Magi Kings
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Nativity Creche Christmas Pattern Set Shepherds and sheep
Nativity Creche Christmas Pattern Set Nativity Set Collection
Nativity Creche Christmas Pattern Set Family Set

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • How to read a written crochet pattern
  • How to crochet in a continuous spiral
  • How to sc, hdc, dc, increase and decrease

Pattern Description:

Welcome to Handmade Christmas ala Cuddle Bug Kids style! Here's a super fun pattern set to play with and enjoy every Christmas! Patterns include detailed images of sewing together and are carefully written for you to make your very own crochet nativity set!

I've been working like crazy over the past year and a half to release this crochet nativity creche pattern. Each character/animal took 6-10 hours to design and another 4-6 hours to re-create and test the design. I'm super excited to be able to share this design with the world for others to make their own heirloom crochet nativity set!


Gauge is based on stitch tightness. If your stitches are loose with a 4.0mm hook then please consider going down to a 3.75mm hook or a 3.5mm hook.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • kings measure 6" tall
  • shepherds measure 5.5" tall
  • donkey is 5" tall


  • yarns as listed in the pattern
  • fiber fill

You Will Also Need:

  • tapestry needle
  • stitch marker
  • 4.0 mm crochet hook

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