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Bao the Bookworm

from FiberDoodles by K4TT
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Bao the Bookworm
Bao the Bookworm
Bao the Bookworm
Bao the Bookworm
Bao the Bookworm
Bao the Bookworm

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • single crochet
  • crochet in the round
  • increase & decrease crochet stitches
  • crochet using a "chain start"

Pattern Description:

So in time to bid those Skool Daze goodbye (or Hello) for another season, I introduce you to Bao the Bookworm.
Wouldn't he look adorable sitting on that favorite teacher's desk? A reminder for all time of a great year of learning and a heart-felt gift of love.


Gauge is not critical on this project. You should select a hook appropriately sized for your yarn if different from recommended materials of pattern.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • approx 9" tall


  • Red Heart(r) WW 4-Ply Yarn in 0319 Cherry Red, 0624 Tea Leaf, 0313 Aran, 0365 Coffee, 0406 Med Thyme and 0311 White
  • Size US G6/4.25mm crochet hook
  • 2 - 12" Pipe Cleaners
  • 2 - 6mm plastic beads (eyes)
  • Fiberfil

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch marker
  • Long Straight Pins for positioning/outlining
  • PDF Reader for Viewing Pattern

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