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Materials

  • 1 skein Scheepjes stonewashed moon
  • 1 skein Scheepjes colour crafter red
  • leftover white yarn
  • leftover black yarn
  • 1 pompom 20 mm
  • fibre fill
  • 1 pair of safety eyes 4 mm
  • 1 safety nose 8 mm
  • crochet hook size 3 mm
  • crochet hook size 3.5 mm
  • crochet hook size 4 mm

Abbreviations (U.S.)

  • mr = magic ring
  • ch = chain
  • st = stitch
  • sc = single crochet
  • sl st = slip stitch
  • hdc = half double crochet
  • dc = double crochet
  • inc = increase (2 stitches in 1 stitch)
  • dec = decrease (2 stitches together)

Attention:
This little Christmas bear crochet pattern is made in continuous rounds. Don’t close the rounds.

Little Christmas bear crochet pattern

Snout

Round 1Crochet a mr with 6 sc6
Round 24* (inc, 2 sc)10
Round 3 4* (sc, inc, sc)14
Round 41 sc in each st around14

Place the nose in the middle of the magic ring. Embroider the mouth like shown in the picture.

Head

Round 1Crochet a mr with 6 sc6
Round 22 sc in each st around12
Round 36* (v, inc)18
Round 46* (sc, inc, sc)24
Round 51 sc in each st around24
Round 66* (3 sc, inc)30
Round 71 sc in each st around30
Round 86* (2 sc, inc, 2 sc)36
Round 9-131 sc in each st around36
Round 146* (2 sc, dec, 2 sc)30
Round 156* (3 sc, dec)24
Round 166* (sc, dec, sc18

Don’t fasten off. Later we’ll continu with the body.

Sew on the snout between round 9 and 14. Place the eyes against the snout, like shown in the picture. Embroider the eyebrows.

Eyes, snout and eyebrows

Body

Round 16* (sc, inc, sc)24
Round 2-31 sc in each st around24
Round 46* (3 sc, inc)30
Round 5-61 sc in each st around30
Round 76* (3 sc, dec)24
Round 81 sc in each st around24
Round 96* (sc, dec, sc)18
Round 106* (sc, dec)12

Arm

Round 1Crochet a mr with 6 sc6
Round 22 sc in each st around12
Round 31 sc in each st around12
Round 44* (sc, dec)8
Round 5-81 sc in each st around8

Stuff lightly and close with 4 sc. Sew on the arm to the side of the body. Crochet another arm and sew on to the other side.

Leg

Round 1Crochet a mr with 6 sc6
Round 22 sc in each st around12
Round 31 sc in each st around12
Round 46* (sc, inc)18
Round 5-61 sc in each st around18
Round 76* (sc, dec)12
Round 82* (4 sc, dec)10
Round 9-121 sc in each st around10

Only stuff the foot. Close with 4 sc. Crochet another leg and sew them on to the bottom of the body.

Legs

Scarf

  1. Use red yarn and hook size 4 mm. Chain 25 and close to form a ring.

  2. 1 sc in each chain. Close with a slip stitch. Chain 2 and turn.

  3. hdc in each stitch. Close with a slip stitch. Chain 1 and turn.

  4. sc in each stitch. Close with a slip stitch and fasten off.

Hat

Round 1Chain 30 and close to form a ring
Round 21 sc in each chain. Change to red yarn30
Round 3-41 sc in each st around30
Round 53* (4 sc, dec, 4 sc)27
Round 6-71 sc in each st around27
Round 83* (7 sc, dec)24
Round 9-101 sc in each st around24
Round 113* (3 sc, dec, 3 sc)21
Round 12-131 sc in each st around21
Round 143* (5 sc, dec)18
Round 15-161 sc in each st around18
Round 173* (2 sc, dec, 2 sc)15
Round 18-191 sc in each st around15
Round 203* (3 sc, dec)12

Cut the yarn and attach a sewing needle. Put the needle through the 12 outer loops and pull to close the gap. Sew on a pompom to the top. Bow the top of the hat and attach with a sewing stitch to the side of the hat.

Hat and scarf

Put on the scarf and hat. Your little bear is ready now.

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