Crochet Axolotl Amigurumi Free Pattern

Designer: Ekaterina Krikun | Instagram:  @keti_amigurumi

Hi there…

One of the free amigurumi crochet patterns we will share today is the amigurumi axolotl, whose photos and design belong to Ekaterina Krikun. You can learn how to crochet these axolotl using the free amigurumi pattern. Thanks to @keti_amigurumi for this cute axolotl.

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Materials

Yarn: YarnArt Jeans, Gаzzаl Βаbу Сοtton or Alіze Cotton Gold (2 colors)
Hook size: 2.0 mm
8 mm safety eyes
Embroidery floss for a nose, a mouth and eyebrows
Sewing needle and scissors
Sewing pins
Fiberfill

Abbreviations

R = row
mc = magic circle
ch = chain
st = stitch
sc = single crochet
dc = double crochet
inc = 2 sc in the next stitch

dec = single crochet 2 stitches together
F.o. = finish off
(12) = number of stitches you should have at the end of the round/row
(…) * 7 = repeat whatever is between the brackets the number of times stated

*The size of finished toy is 13 cm (5.1″) and 19 cm (7.4″) with a tail.

AMIGURUMI CUTE AXOLOTL CROCHET FREE PATTERN

Head

R 1: 7 sc in mc (7)
R 2: (inc) * 7 = (14)
R 3: (1 sc, inc) * 7 (21)
R 4: (2 sc, inc) * 7 (28)
R 5: (3 sc, inc) * 7 (35)
R 6: (4 sc, inc) * 7 (42)
R 7: (5 sc, inc) * 7 (49)

R 8-18: 49 sc (11 rows)
Insert safety eyes between R 15 and R 16 at the distance of 8 st from each other.
R 19: (5 sc, dec) * 7 (42)
R 20: (4 sc, dec) * 7 (35)
R 21: (3 sc, dec) * 7 (28)
R 22: (2 sc, dec) * 7 (21)
R 23: (5 sc, dec) * 3 (18)
F.o.

External gills

Big gill (make 2)

With dark yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (1 sc, inc) * 3 (9)
R 3: (2 sc, inc) * 3 (12)
R 4: (3 sc, inc) * 3 (15)
R 5-7: 15 sc (3 rows)

R 8: (3 sc, dec) * 3 (12)
R 9: 12 sc
R 10: (2 sc, dec) *3 (9)
R 11: 9 sc
Fold top of the big gill flat and sc through both sides across.
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.

Middle gill (make 2)

With dark yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (1 sc, inc) * 3 (9)
R 3: (2 sc, inc) * 3 (12)
R 4: (3 sc, inc) * 3 (15)
R 5-6: 15 sc (2 rows)
R 7: (3 sc, dec) * 3 (12)
R 8: (2 sc, dec) * 3 (9)
R 9: 9 sc
Fold top of the middle gill flat and sc through both sides across.
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.

Small gill (make 2)

With dark yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (1 sc, inc) * 3 (9)
R 3: (2 sc, inc) * 3 (12)
R 4-5: 12 sc (2 rows)
R 6: (2 sc, dec) * 3 (9)
R 7: 9 sc
Fold top of the small gill flat and sc through both sides across.
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.

Sew external gills to the head:
Big – between R 6 and R 7.
Middle – between R 11 and R 12.
Small – between R 15 and R 16.
Embroider a nose, a mouth and eyebrows.

Tail

Attach to the body between R 4 and R 5 (crochet sc of the body together with sc of the tail).
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (1 sc, inc) * 3 (9)
R 3: (2 sc, inc) * 3 (12)
R 4-5: 12 sc (2 rows)
R 6: (3 sc, inc) * 3 (15)
R 7-9: 15 sc (3 rows)

R 10: (4 sc, inc) * 3 (18)
R 11-17: 18 sc (7 rows)
R 18: (5 sc, inc) * 3 (21)
R 19-24: 21 sc (6 rows)
Stuff with fiberfill.
Fold top of the tail and sc through both sides across.
F.o.

Tail fin

With dark yarn:
Make 20 ch.
From the 2nd ch from hook: 2 dc in every st to the end of row
Sew the tail fin to an end of the tail.

Arms (make 2)

R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc) * 6 (12)
R 3-4: 12 sc (2 rows)
R 5: 2 dec, 8 sc (10)
R 6-14: 10 sc (9 rows)
Stuff ½ full.
Fold top of the arm and 4 sc through both sides across.
F.o.

Legs and body

Legs (make 2)

R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc) * 6 (12)
R 3: (1 sc, inc) * 3, 6 sc (15)
R 4-7: 15 sc (4 rows)
F. o.
Don’t cut the yarn when you’ll finish the second leg!

From the second leg: 4 ch, join with the first leg (38)
Continue crocheting the body in the round:
R 1: 4 sc, inc, 2 sc, inc, 16 sc, inc, 2 sc, inc, 10 sc (42)
R 2-7: 42 sc (6 rows)
R 8: (5 sc, dec) * 6 (36)
R 9: 36 sc
Stuff with fiberfill.

R 10: (4 sc, dec) * 6 (30)
R 11-12: 30 sc (2 rows)
R 13: (3 sc, dec) * 6 (24)
R 14: 24 sc
R 15: (2 sc, dec) * 6 (18)
R 16: Attach arms on the sides of the body (crochet sc of the body together with sc of the arm) – 18 sc
R 17: 18 sc
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.

Congratulations, you have completed the amigurumi axolotl pattern. 
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