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My first puppets: Mr Crocodile

from KCAC ON U.K
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : My first puppets: Mr Crocodile
My first puppets: Mr Crocodile
My first puppets: Mr Crocodile

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • dc/sc = UK double / US single crochet
  • htr/hdc = UK half treble / US half double crochet
  • tr/dc = UK treble / US double crochet
  • dc/sc2tog = UK double Crochet / US Single Crochet 2 sts together

Pattern Description:

Help stimulate your child's imagination with an easy to work hand puppet. Designed simply so that even the littlest of hands can make Mr.Crocodile's mouth move. Hand puppets are a fun extension of pretend play that any child can engage in. Let your child take the lead and you'll be amazed at where you will go together. Mr Crocodile is no.1 of a 4 part set of other animal puppets.

This pattern is (c) designed by Heather Gibbs 2013 and is for Personal use only, not for resale. However, you are welcome to donate, gift as well as sell any of your finished items (if you are an Individual Crafter). If you sell your work online, please credit the work as appropriate and link to my pages where you can:



5 stitches = 1 inch / 2.5 cm

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished puppet is approx. 8 inches / 25 cm from nose to cuff and will fit little hands easily; it will also stretch to accommodate adult hands too for adult / child playtime.


  • 4.0 mm hook (US size G)

You Will Also Need:

  • Yarn needle
  • 1 x Stitch marker
  • Small amount of toy stuffing
  • Pins (Optional)
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Hi there! I'm a happily married, full time working mum with one baby and a dog. With a hectic lifestyle the one thing that keeps me sane and calm is crocheting. If like me there are times when you ...

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