Japanese for “crocheted stuffed toy”, these little buddies are the cutest thing you can craft up this Christmas time if you’re looking for something fun and festive. Here are 11 of the most adorable amigurumi makes to ensure you spread some yuletide yarny cheer.
1. Silent Night
Re-create the Nativity of Jesus with these Liz Ward creations, by starting off your collection with Mary & Joseph. Free pattern available from us here at Let’s Knit.
2. Away In A Manger
No Nativity scene is complete without the star of the show himself, Baby Jesus! Crochet him, along with Three Wise Men, two shepherds and a sheep with this free pattern from us again at Let’s Knit!
3. Gingerbread Man
This adorable little guy is the cutest gingerbread man in all of candy land. With his crocheted buttons and Christmas Pudding hat, he’s definitely something you’ll want to make up this season. Free pattern available from here.
4. Rudolph The Red Nose Reindeer
Our favourite festive reindeer is back, in crochet form! Make up this stag head to adorn your tree with, with a free crochet pattern available from here.
5. Santa’s Little Elf
Whip up a little pointy-eared workshop helper with this free crochet pattern.
6. Winter Wonderland Wanderers
Meet Big Pip, Nat and Baby Mo! These cute winter dolls will brighten up any dreary day and are a quick & easy make. Free crochet pattern from Ravelry.
7. Frosty The Snowman
Complete your winter crochet collection with the one and only Frosty The Snowman. Make him up quick and easy with this free pattern.
8. Frozen’s Olaf
Everyone’s favourite fun and goofy animated snowman is now here in yarn form. Crochet yourself an Olaf from Frozen with this free pattern.
9. Here Comes Santa Claus
This bearded wonder is a great crochet project for beginners, and the use of felt for his beard makes it a great multi-material make. Free pattern available here.
10. Mrs. Claus
Give Santa Claus a Mrs Clause by crocheting him a wife. Someone’s got to look after the elves whilst he’s delivering all of those presents! Free pattern available here.
11. Fat Robin
This festive fella is bound to put a smile on anyone’s face, he’s definitely full of Christmas cheer! He’s actually knitted but we couldn’t resist how jolly he looks! Pattern available to purchase from Ravelry.