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TBCritters on craftsy.com
Aurora, CO USA

My crocheted amigurumi patterns of adorable stuffed critters are fashioned in vibrant abstract jungle colors. Look over the newborns in the critter nursery! The "Gumball Dragon" series is what's hot ...

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Hermit Crab

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Hermit Crab
Hermit Crab Side
Hermit Crab
Hermit Crab Claws
Hermit Crab Hermit Crab

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • chain, slip stitch, single crochet and half-double crochet
  • increase/decrease

Pattern Description:

Hermit Crab is the fourth in the "Abstract Ocean" ebook series.

This little hermit crab has finally reached it's final growth spurt and this one is so happy because he loves the colors of his shell, it not only matches his eyes but his skin tone as well!!!

This is a fairly easy pattern, it just has several parts to put together to make the whole little creature.

You only need to know how to chain, slip stitch, single crochet and half-double crochet.

All TBC Patterns come with free online help. Just PM me on Ravelry and I will answer your questions and help you through any trouble spots.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 7" long, 3" high


  • yarn
  • 3.5 mm (E) hook
  • 2.5 mm ("O" steel) hook
  • yarn needle

You Will Also Need:

  • polyester filling
  • two 6mm colored or black plastic safety eyes

Suggested yarn:

175 yards of Sport weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Red Heart Super Saver Multis


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