Welcome at this Happy Easter crochet pattern. A lovely centrepiece with Easter eggs and bunnies. You can place it wherever you like! This piece is made with Scheepjes Catona yarn and crochet hook size 2.5 mm. You can also choose another yarn brand, if you like.

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Abbreviations U.S.

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

Materials

  • 100 gram Scheepjes Catono nr 105
  • 25 gram Scheepjes Catona nr 392 (light green), 226 (lilac), 173 (light blue) 522 (yellow) 238 (pink) and 411 (orange)
  • 1 skein Scheepjes Furry tales Little Pig (pink)
  • crochet hook size 2.5 mm
  • fibre fill
  • 2 pairs of safety eyes 6 mm
  • 2 safety noses 8*6 mm
  • 11 plastic eggs, size 6 mm
  • glue gun
  • fabric marker

Attention:
This Happy Easter crochet pattern is made in continuous rounds. Don’t close the rounds.

Easter eggs basic pattern

This is the basic pattern. You can crochet an egg with one color, but you can also variate the colors.

Round 1Crochet a mr with 6 sc6
Round 22 sc in each st around12
Round 3(sc, 1 inc) Repeat around18
Round 41 sc in each st around18
Round 5(sc, 1 inc, sc) Repeat around24
Round 61 sc in each st around24
Round 7(3 sc, 1 inc) Repeat around30
Round 8-91 sc in each st around30
Round 10(2 sc, 1 inc, 2 sc) Repeat around36
Round 111 sc in each st around36
Round 12(5 sc, 1 inc) Repeat around42
Round 13-191 sc in each st around42
Round 20(5 sc, 1 dec) Rewear around36
Round 211 sc in each st around36
Place an egg in your work and crochet around the egg
Round 22(2 sc, 1 dec, 2 sc) Repeat around30
Round 231 sc in each st around30
Round 24(3 sc, 1 dec) Repeat around24
Round 25(sc, 1 dec, sc) Repeat around18
Round 26(sc, 1 dec) Repeat around12
Round 276 times dec 6

Cut the yarn and attach a sewing needle. Pull the needle through the outer loops and pull to close the gap. Fasten off.

Coloring options

Striped blue-yellow and the pink-lilac eggs:

  • Color 1: round 1 – 4
  • Color 2: round 5 -6
  • Keep changing the colors every two rounds, until you reach round 23. Use color 1 to crochet round 23 – 27.

Orange-green egg:

  • Color 1: round 1 -16
  • Color 2: round 17 -27. Crochet round 17 this way: (5 sc, 1 extended sc) Repeat around. Crochet round 18-27 the normal way.

Orange-green egg:

  • Color 1: round 1 – 12
  • Color 2: round 13
  • Color 1: round 14
  • Color 2: round 15 – 17
  • Color 1: Round 18
  • Color 2: Round 19
  • Color 1: round 20-27

Orange-yellow-lilac egg:

  • Color 1: round 1 – 16
  • Color 2: round 17 – 19. Round 17 is made like this: (5 sc, 1 extended sc) Repeat around. Round 18 and 19 are made the normal way.
  • Color 3: round 20 – 27. Round 20 is made like round 17.

Little Easter bunny

Round 1Crochet a mr with 6 sc6
Round 22 sc in each st around12
Round 3(1 sc, 1 inc) Repeat around18
Round 4(sc, 1 inc, sc) Repeat around24
Round 5(3 sc, 1 inc) Repeat around30
Round 6(2 sc, 1 inc, 2 sc) Repeat around36
Round 7(5 sc, 1 inc) Repeat around42
Round 8(3 sc, 1 inc, 3 sc) Repeat around48
Round 9(7 sc, 1 inc) Repeat around54
Round 10-181 sc in each st around54
Round 19(7 sc, 1 dec) Repeat around48
Round 201 sc in each st around48
Round 21(3 sc, 1 dec, 3 sc) Repeat around42
Round 221 sc in each st around42
Round 23(5 sc, 1 dec) Repeat around36
Round 241 sc in each st around36
Round 25(2 sc, 1 dec, 2 sc) Repeat around30
Round 261 sc in each st around30
Stuff the body as you go
Round 27(2 sc, 1 inc, 2 sc) Repeat around36
Round 28(5 sc, 1 inc)42
Round 29(3 sc, 1 inc, 3 sc) Repeat around48
Round 30-371 sc in each st around48
Round 38(3 sc, 1 dec, 3 sc) Repeat around42
Round 391 sc in each st around42

Place the eyes between round 33 and 34. Keep about 4 stitches between the eyes. Place the nose between round 35 en 36, in the middle of the eyes. Embroider a mouth and teeth, like shown in the first photo. The second bunny has a mouth and eyelashes, like shown in the second photo.

Bunny with teeth
happy easter crochet pattern

Stuff the head and continue:

Round 40(5 sc, 1 dec) Repeat around36
Round 41(2 sc, 1 dec, 2 sc) Repeat around30
Round 42(3 sc, 1 dec) Repeat around24
Round 43(sc, 1 dec, sc ) Repeat around18
Round 44(sc, 1 dec) Repeat around12
Round 456 dec around6

Cut the yarn and attach a sewing needle. Pull the needle through the outer loops and pull to close the gap. Fasten off.

Ears

Round 1Crochet a mr with 6 sc6
Round 22 sc in each st around12
Round 3(sc, 1 inc) Repeat around18
Round 4(sc, 1 inc, sc) Repeat around24
Round 5-71 sc in each st around24
Round 8(10 sc, 1 dec) Repeat around22
Round 9(9 sc, 1 dec) Repeat around20
Round 10(8 sc, 1 dec) Repeat around18
Round 11(7 sc, 1 dec) Repeat around16
Round 12-241 sc in each st around16

Close the bottom of the ear with 8 sc. Crochet another ear in the same way. Sew on the ears like shown in the photo.

Arm

Round 1Crochet a mr with 6 sc6
Round 22 sc in each st around12
Round 3(sc, 1 inc) Repeat around18
Round 4-51 sc in each st around18
Round 6(sc, 1 dec) Repeat around12
Round 7-91 sc in each st around12

Stuff the arm lightly and close with 6 sc. Make another arm in the same way. Sew on the arms to the body. The first bunny looks to the right, so one arm is attached under his face. The other arm is attached under the back of his head.

The other bunny looks straight ahead, so the arms are attached to the sides of the body.

Foot

Round 1Crochet a mr with 6 sc6
Round 22 sc in each st around12
Round 3(sc, 1 inc) Repeat around18
Round 4-71 sc in each st around18
Round 8(sc, 1 dec) Repeat around12
Round 91 sc in each st around12

Don’t stuff the foot, but close it with 6 sc. Crochet another foot. Sew on the feet to the bottom of the body.

Tail

Round 1Use white cotton, crochet a mr with 6 sc6
Round 22 sc in each st around12
Crochet the next rounds in the back loops only:
Round 3(sc, 1 inc)18
Round 41 sc in each st around18

Close with a slip stitch and fasten off. Use the pink fluffy yarn and fasten on in the first front loop you made in round 3. (Crochet a sc, skip the next st) Repeat until you reach the las front loop. Close with a slip stitch and fasten off. Sew on the tail to the back of the body.

Finishing

Glue the eggs to each other:

Use the fabric marker to write the letters:

happy easter crochet pattern

Glue the bunnies to the sides:

happy easter crochet pattern

This is the result. You can gently fold the centerpiece, so it keeps it’s balance.

happy easter crochet pattern

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