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I started crafting when my mother shared her love of crafting with me when I was little. She always inspired me to do my best and to be creative. Now, I enjoy crafting as a creative outlet and love ...

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Octopus Amigurumi/Plush Toy

from Starbeamer
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Octopus Amigurumi/Plush Toy
Octopus Amigurumi/Plush Toy Sitting Up
Octopus Amigurumi/Plush Toy
Octopus Amigurumi/Plush Toy Kneeling Octopi
Octopus Amigurumi/Plush Toy Laying Down
Octopus Amigurumi/Plush Toy Size Comparison Image

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Magic Ring
  • Following a pattern
  • How to sew crochet pieces together
  • Chain, decrease, increase, single crochet, slip stitch

Pattern Description:

I love octopuses and wish I could have my own as a pet, so I crocheted one for myself. He can sit nicely on a counter or even sit on your shoulder, watching the world with his shiny eyes.

The Mini Octopus Pattern is sold separately.

Related Children's Books: Angry Octopus by Lori Lite, Cowboy and Octopus, and Good Thing You're Not an Octopus!

Warning: Safety eyes are not safe for children under the age of 3.

Starbeamer Patterns End User License Agreement AKA Fine Print:
By purchasing this pattern, you agree to the following terms:
Your license is non-transferable and the patterns may not be shared, passed on to others, re-sold, or redistributed in any way other than purchasing as a gift.

That said, you also gain the following:
-Unlimited prints for personal use
-Access to any revisions of this pattern
-License to create as many items as you wish
-Ability to do with the finished item(s) what you wish (including sell with credit to me, the designer, including my shop address.)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 14" x 4" x 4"
  • (36.5 cm x 8.5 cm x 8.5 cm)


  • 1 skein Burgandy Red Heart Yarn
  • US size F hook (3.75 mm)
  • 2 Green cat safety eyes 15mm
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Polyfill

Suggested yarn:

168 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Red Heart Super Saver

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