Marvel : BLADE


Inspired by Marvel’s one and only day-walking, vampire-hunting anti-hero, Blade.

The pattern includes his iconic shades, coat and instructions on how to create a matching katana. 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) – brown and black
  • 3.5 mm crochet hook
  • 9 mm safety eyes (x2)
  • Stuffing material
  • Stitch markers and pins (optional)
  • Yarn needle
  • Wooden food skewer (optional, for his katana)
  • Red felt (optional, for his coat lining)

Stitch Knowledge Required:

  • Magic ring
  • Chain stitch
  • Single crochet stitch
  • Half 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

Body armour under his coat

Face without shades on

So if vampire-hunting super-heroes are your thing, you can purchase him via our Ravelry store by clicking the link below :

The pattern can be purchased from our Ravelry 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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