Baby Yoda – Grogu

FREE CROCHET AMIGURUMI PATTERN

About this pattern:

One for all the Mandalorian fans, a Baby Yoda inspired amigurumi. So full of cuteness, yet still always hungry. 🙂

The materials required are listed below. The yarn used to make him as pictured was Drops Paris (cotton) yarn in green and beige.

Materials:

  • Aran Yarn (green, beige)
  • 3.5mm crochet hook
  • 12mm safety eyes x 2
  • Stitch markers and pins
  • Yarn needle
  • Stuffing

Stitch Abbreviations:

Sc = Single crochet
Slip st = Slip stitch
Hdc = Half double crochet
Dc = Double crochet
Tc = Triple crochet
Invdec = invisible decrease
** = a repeating stitch pattern

Measurements:

The completed pieces measure approx. 17 cm tall.

Pattern Notes:

Stitches are written in standard US terms working in continuous rounds unless otherwise specified.

Let’s Get Started!

GROGU

LEFT LEG

Using green yarn, working in continuous rounds

Rnd 1 : Stitch 6sc into a magic ring (6)
Rnd 2 : 2sc in each stitch around (12)
Rnd 3-5: sc in each stitch around (12)

Fasten off.

Left leg, Rnds 1 to 5

RIGHT LEG

Repeat as per left leg for Rnds 1-5 and then, instead of fastening off, move on to Rnd 6.

Rnd 6: Ch2. Insert the hook into the left leg. Working around the left leg, sc in all 12 stitches. Working across the ch stitches, sc in the 2 chains. Repeat around the right leg and opposite side of the chain. (28)

** Please excuse some of the photos being in white yarn, some of my yoda files became corrupted. 😦 But the photos should still demonstrate the technique. 🙂 **

This will connect both legs together and form one continuous round for the body.

BODY

Rnd 7: *sc in next 13 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 2 times (30)
Rnd 8: *sc in the next 4 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 6 times (36)
Rnd 9-16: sc in each stitch around (36)
Rnd 17: *sc in the next 10 stitches, invdec* Repeat 3 times (33)
Rnd 18: *sc in the next 9 stitches, invdec* Repeat 3 times (30)
Rnd 19: sc in each stitch around (30)
Rnd 20: *sc in the next 8 stitches, invdec* repeat 3 times (27)
Rnd 21: sc in each stitch around (27)
Rnd 22: *sc in the next 7 stitches, invdec* Repeat 3 times (24)
Rnd 23: *sc in the next 6 stitches, invdec* Repeat 3 times (21)
Rnd 24: *sc in the next 5 stitches, invdec* Repeat 3 times (18)
Rnd 25: *sc in next stitch, invdec* Repeat 6 times (12)

Before continuing with the head, stuff the body. Be sure to stuff right into the sides of the body as this will give him his full, rounded shape.

HEAD

Rnd 26: *sc FLO in the next stitch, 2sc FLO* Repeat 6 times (18)
Rnd 27: *sc in next 2 sticthes, 2sc* Repeat 6 times (24)
Rnd 28: *sc in the next 3 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 6 times (30)
Rnd 29: *sc in the next 4 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 6 times (36)
Rnd 30: *sc in the next 5 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 6 times (42)
Rnd 31: *sc in the next 6 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 6 times (48)
Rnd 32-33: sc in each stitch around (48)
Rnd 34: *sc in the next 14 stitches, invdec* Repeat 3 times (45)
Rnd 35: *sc in the next 13 stitches, invdec* Repeat 3 times (42)
Rnd 36: *sc in the next 12 stitches, invdec* Repeat 3 times (39)
Rnd 37: *sc in the next 11 stitches, invdec* Repeat 3 times (36)
Rnd 38: *sc in the next 10 stitches, invdec* Repeat 3 times (33)
Rnd 39: *sc in the next 9 stitches, invdec* Repeat 3 times (30)

If using safety eyes, take the opportunity now to insert them. The eyes are placed between rounds 34 and 35 approx. 6 stitches apart. You can also add a nose with three stitches of green yarn between the eyes.You can also use embroidery thread or lighweight yarn in white around the eyeline to make the eyes pop, and pink to create the blush cheeks.

Start stuffing the head and continue to stuff as the decrease rounds continue to a close.

Rnd 39: *sc in the next 3 stitches, invdec* Repeat 6 times (24)
Rnd 40: *sc in the next 2 stitches, invdec* Repeat 6 times (18)
Rnd 41: *sc in the next stitch, invdec* Repeat 6 times (12)
Rnd 39: invdec in each stitch around (6)

Fasten off leaving a long tail. Using a yarn needle, weave the tail end through the front loops of the last Rnd of stitches and pull tight to close. Fasten off and weave in the ends.

ARMS (Make 2)

Using green yarn, working in continuous rounds.

Rnd 1: Stitch 6 sc into a magic ring (6)
Rnd 2: *sc in the next stitch, 2sc* Repeat 3 times (9)
Rnd 3: sc in each stitch around (9)
Rnd 4: *sc in the next stitch, invdec* Repeat 3 times (6)
Rnd 5-6: sc in each stitch around (6)

Fasten off.

EARS (Make 2)

Using green yarn, working in continuous rounds.

Rnd 1: Stitch 4 sc into a magic ring (4)
Rnd 2: *sc in next stitch, 2sc* Repeat 2 times (6)
Rnd 3: *sc in the next stitch, 2sc* Repeat 3 times (9)
Rnd 4: sc in each stitch around (9)
Rnd 5: *sc in the next 2 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 3 times (12)
Rnd 6: *sc in the next 3 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 3 times (15)
Rnd 7: *sc in the next 4 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 3 times (18)
Rnd 8: *sc in the next 5 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 3 times (21)
Rnd 9: sc in each stitch around (21)
Rnd 10: *sc in the next 5 stitches, invdec* Repeat 3 times (18)
Rnd 11: *sc in the next stitch, invdec* Repeat 6 times (12)

Fasten off.

ASSEMBLY

Attach the arms to either side of the body. The tops of the arm should be approx. 2 rows below where the body stops and the head begins.

Flatten the ears and attach to either side of the head.

And there we have our naked Grogu! Now, for the robe…

ROBE

Using beige yarn, working in rows. Chain 1 and turn at the end of each round.

Rnd 1: Ch 22. Working into the 2nd ch from the hook, sc in the first 3 stitches, *sc in the next 2 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 6 times (27)
Rnd 2: sc in each stitch along (27)
Rnd 3: *sc in the next 8 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 3 times (30)
Rnd 4: sc in the first 7 stitches, ch6 and skip 5, sc in the next 3 stitches, 2sc, sc in the next 2 stitches, 2sc, sc in the next 3 stitches, ch6 and skip 5, sc in the remaining 3 stitches (34)
Rnd 5: sc in each stitch along (34)
Rnd 6: *sc in the next 16 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 2 times (36)
Rnd 7: *sc in the next 11 stitches, 2sc* Repeat 3 times (39)
Rnd 8-13: sc in each stitch along (39)

Fasten off. The skipped stitches in Rnd 4 will form a sleeve gap on either side of the robe for his arms to fit through. The sleeve pieces below will then be attached over these sleeve gaps.

SLEEVES (Make 2)

Using beige yarn, working in rows. Chain 1 and turn at the end of each round.

Rnd 1: Ch12. Working into the 2nd ch from the hook, sc in each stitch along (11)
Rnd 2: sc in each stitch along (11)

Fasten off leaving an extra long tail. Using a yarn needle and the tail end yarn, whip stitch up the two short sides of the piece to form a tube then attach the sleeve around each sleeve gap on the robe.

COLLAR

Using beige yarn, working in rows. Chain 1 and turn at the end of each round.

Rnd 1: Ch11. Working into the 3rd ch from the hook, tc in the first 2 stitches, dc in the next 2 stitches, hdc in the 5th stitch, sc in the next 2 stitches and slip st into the remaining 2 stitches. (9)

Fasten off. The collar is attached across the top/front of the robe.

Attach the sleeves around the sleeve gaps in the robe.

Attach the collar to the front/top of the robe.

Wrap the robe around the Baby Yoda and it should overlap.

BABY YODA

I hope you have enjoyed this pattern, please let me know in the comments below what you think! And if it’s your thing, then feel free to browse the blog for more nerd inspired crochet crafts.

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©2021 Ninja Cat Crafts. This pattern is the property of Ninja Cat Crafts. The written pattern and images are for personal use only and not for sale or redistribution. Items made based on this pattern may be sold, but with clear credit to Ninja Cat Crafts.

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