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Crochet designs by Kim Miller and Tara Schreyer. We are a team of two long-time friends and business partners, encouraging and inspiring each other.

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Chubby Owl Family

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Chubby Owl Family
Chubby Owl Family
Chubby Owl Family
Chubby Owl Family
Chubby Owl Family

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • magic ring (there is a link to our tutorial in the pattern)
  • crocheting in the round
  • single crochet
  • double crochet
  • decreasing in single crochet

Pattern Description:

The idea for these little guys originally came to me when browsing a book store. I love sweet little bookends for children's book shelves. When stuffed with a heavier filling (I used popcorn kernels) the largest owl makes a perfect bookend.

I had to make other sizes as well of course and suddenly I had a sweet little family of chubby owls!


First 6 rounds in single crochet = 2" diameter

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Small Owl - 7.5" circumference x 3" high
  • Medium Owl - 11.5" circumference x 4" high
  • Large Owl - 15.5" circumference x 5" high


  • Knit Picks Comfy Sport or comparable yarn
  • Small Owl - 54 yds/20 g
  • Medium Owl - 95 yds/35 g
  • Large Owl - 136 yds/50 g
  • 3.25 mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

You Will Also Need:

  • Filling of your choice
  • Small amount of white felt
  • Buttons

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knit Picks


Honeydew, Seafoam, Peony, Creme Brulee