Cuddly Lion Puppet

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Cuddly Lion Puppet Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details







Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Basic Crocheting
  • Crocheting in the Round
  • Basic Hand Sewing

Pattern Description:

This soft, simple puppet is as cuddly as they come, and I'm not lion! From his big brown nose to his thick, textured mane, this hand puppet is ready to act out stories, play games, and share secrets.

Sale of items made from this pattern is authorized. :) Enjoy! I ask that you do me the courtesy of including "(Pattern Name) by Melissa Mall," with the items that you sell.


17 sts/19 rows in sc = 4"

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approx. 9.5" high x 9" wide


  • Lion Brand Wool-Ease [20% Wool, 80% Acrylic, 197yds/180m per 3oz/85g skein] Pale Yellow (120 yds), Cocoa (35 yds), Chocolate Brown (5 yds)
  • G/6 Hook (4.00 mm)

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch marker (optional)
  • 2 - 13mm black shank buttons
  • Stuffing or fiberfill
  • Yarn Needle

Suggested yarn:

160 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Lion Brand Wool-Ease


Pale Yellow, Cocoa, Chocolate Brown

About Designer

About Designer

MelissaMall on

Hi! I'm Melissa. I'm a twenty-something at-home mom with four boys nine and under - with a girl on the way! I'm LDS, I homeschool, and I knit, crochet, sew, cook, draw, write, and generally hold down the fort while my husband pursues dreams filled with motorcycles.
My free patterns are available at!

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