CROCHET AMIGURUMI PATTERN
Inspired by the 80’s cult classic pesky poltergeist, may I introduce to you, Beetlejuice.
The pattern includes his iconic suit, tie and wild green hair. He is also designed to stand up, unaided, without the need for a support.
The pattern has been worked up in aran weight cotton yarn (Brand: Drops Paris), but you could substitute for a different weight/yarn type as long as you change the hook size accordingly.
But first a few details:
Terminology: The pattern is written in English, in standard US terminology
Measurements: The finished piece measures approx. 22cm tall
What you’ll need:
- Aran weight yarn (Drops Paris) – black, white, beige, green and scraps of purple
- 3.5 mm crochet hook
- 9 mm safety eyes (x2)
- Stuffing material
- Stitch markers and pins (optional)
- Yarn needle
- Scrap of carboard (optional, for creating the hair)
Stitch Knowledge Required:
- Magic ring
- Chain stitch
- Single crochet stitch
- Half double crochet
- Double crochet
- Back loops only
- Front loops only
- Single crochet decrease (sc2tog)
- Invisible decrease
And here’s a tour of what the finished article looks like:
Front view in full outfit
Close up of his suit
Close up of his facial features and hair
So if you are in the market to create your own anti-hero from the Netherworld, you can purchase the pattern via our Ravelry store by clicking the link below :
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