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Amigurumi hippo free crochet pattern for beginners

2 weeks ago

Step into the world of crochet magic with our latest creation the adorable Amigurumi Hippo! This free pattern is perfect for both beginners and experienced crocheters alike. With simple stitches and a touch of creativity, you’ll have your very own cuddly companion in no time. Let’s get hooking!

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Pattern by: Ami Saigon Patterns

Picture: @amisaigonvn

Tutorial video: Ami Saigon Channel

Abbreviations:

R= round

mr = magic ring

sc = single crochet

hdc = haft double crochet

dc = double crochet

inc = increase (2 sc in the next stitch)

dec = decrease (join the next 2 stitches into 1)

sl st = slip stitch

st = stitch

ch = chain

FO = finish off

[ ] = number of stitches you should have at the end of the round/row

( ) x 6 = repeat whatever is between the brackets the number of times stated

To crochet Hippo amigurumi you need:

– Yarn: blue

– Crochet hook

– Fiberfill for stuffing

– Sewing needle, scissors

– Size eyes: 6mm

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Head

Start with blue yarn

R 1: 6 sc in mr   [6]
R 2: inc x 6[12]
R 3: (1 sc, inc) x 6[18]
R 4: (2 sc, inc) x 6[24]
R 5: 24 sc[24]
R 6: (3 sc, inc) x 6[30]
R 7: 30 sc[30]
R 8: (4 sc, inc) x 6[36]
R 9: 16 sc, 4 dc-popcorn, 6 sc, 4 dc-popcorn, 12 sc
R 10-11: 36 sc (2 rounds)[36]
Insert the eyes between rounds 7-8, and 8sts apart
R 12: (4 sc, dec) x 6[30]
R 13: (3 sc, dec) x 6[24]
R 14: (2 sc, dec) x 6[18]
Stuff with fiberfill 
R 15: (1 sc, dec) x 6[12]
R 16: dec x 6[6]

Stuff with fiberfill. Cut the yarn, and hide the tail.

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Body

Start with blue yarn

R 1: 6 sc in mr   [6]
R 2: inc x 6[12]
R 3: (1 sc, inc) x 6[18]
R 4: (2 sc, inc) x 6[24]
R 5-7: 24 sc (3 rounds)[24]
R 8: (5 sc, dec, 5 sc) x 2[22]
R 9: (9 sc, dec) x 2[20]
R 10: (4 sc, dec, 4 sc) x 2[18]

Stuff with fiberfill. Cut the yarn, leaving a long tail for sewing.

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Arm (make 2)

Start with blue yarn

R 1: 6 sc in mr[6]
R 2-5: 6 sc (4 rounds)[6]

 Stuff with fiberfill. Cut the yarn, leaving a long tail for sewing.

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Leg (make 2)

Start with blue yarn

R 1: 6 sc in mr[6]
R 2-3: 6 sc (2 rounds)[6]

Stuff with fiberfill. Cut the yarn, leaving a long tail for sewing.

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Ear (make 2)

Start with blue yarn

R 1: 6 sc in mr[6]
R 2: inc x 6[12]
R 3: (1 sc, inc) x 6[18]

Cut the yarn, leaving a long tail for sewing.

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Congratulations! You’ve completed your very own Amigurumi Hippo! We hope you enjoyed this crochet adventure with AmiSaigon. Don’t forget to share your adorable hippos with us using #AmiSaigon. Happy crocheting, and see you next time!

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

We can’t wait to see your finished creations. Please consider sharing pictures of your Hippo Keychain amigurumi made with this Free Amigurumi Hippo Keychain Pattern in our Facebook group, Crochet with AmiSaigon. Let’s inspire and support each other in our love for crochet. Let’s keep the crochet community smiling and creating together!

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

Hippo Amigurumi Keychain Crochet pattern by AmiSaigon

And if you’re looking for more fun and creative amigurumi patterns, check out AmiSaigon’s Etsy store, where you’ll find a variety of cute and cuddly creatures to crochet. Happy crafting!

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