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Hello all,
My name is CheVon Bell and I absolutely LOVE to crochet! I crochet amigurumi (which is a fancy way of saying crocheted stuffed animal), sweaters, hats, and anything else that comes to ...

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Piggy Banks--pig pattern

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Piggy Banks--pig pattern
Piggy Banks--pig pattern
Piggy Banks--pig pattern
Piggy Banks--pig pattern

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • single crochet
  • single crochet two togther
  • work in continuous rounds

Pattern Description:

Who doesn't love the occasional stuffed toy? I love Amigurumi crochet toys. They are so fun to make, and you don't even have to know any fancy, high-level crochet techniques. Just the single crochet, the single crochet increase and decrease, and how to work in continuous rounds and you are good to go!

Back in March I took part in a Knit and Crochet Design Week and this pattern is the result of that week. I am so proud of my Piggy Banks. ^_^ I'm sure it's not hard to figure out how he got his name if you've seen his picture. He looks strikingly similar to a piggy bank, and believe it or not, that was not in my vision when I began working on him. I actually wanted to have him look more like he had "arms" and legs as opposed to four legs, but I ended up going with the non-cartoonish look.

I really hope you enjoy making this adorable little Piggy.


Gauge is not essential for this project.


  • Worsted weight yarn (I used Red Heart Super Saver Pretty in Pink)
  • Crochet hook size H8/5mm

You Will Also Need:

  • Locking stitch marker
  • Large-eye, blunt needle
  • Fiberfill stuffing
  • 2 plastic safety eyes

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