Inspired by the 2009 stop-motion animated classic, may I introduce to you, Coraline Jones.

You don’t need a portal to find the Other World, you can choose yourself if you want safety eyes or buttons ūüôā

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) – yellow, denim blue, blue, red, coral pink, beige
  • 3.5 mm crochet hook
  • 9 mm safety eyes (x2)
  • Stuffing material
  • Stitch markers and pins (optional)
  • Yarn needle
  • Embroidery thread or beads (optional, for creating her hair pin)

Stitch Knowledge Required:

  • Magic ring
  • Chain stitch
  • Single crochet stitch
  • 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 with matching wellington boots and removable coat

Close up of the hood

Close up of the hair pin detail

So if you are in the market to create your own titular character, you can purchase the pattern via our Ravelry store by clicking the link below :

The pattern can be purchased from our Ravelry store by clicking HERE.

Or you can purchase the pattern from our Etsy store by clicking HERE.

Any questions, please feel free to leave a comment below. If you’d like to see more nerd inspired crochet designs then please hit the like button and let us know what you think!

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