Looking for your next cute crochet project? Try one of these fun and easy octopus crochet patterns. A crocheted octopus would make an cute baby gift.
Who doesn’t love octopuses? There are dozens of adorable crochet octopus patterns to choose from, and they’re all relatively easy to make. So grab your yarn and hook, and get started on one of these cuties today!
Doctors have found that preemies in NICU will play with the tentacles of the crocheted octopus instead of their tubes and wires. It is said that the cute toys soothes the baby.
There are lots of different amigurumi crocheted octopus patterns to choose from. Read the reviews and get ready to start your next project, a cute octopus crochet pattern.
Tips for Amigurumi
- Free e-book amigurumi tips
- Amigurumi Beginner Tip Video
- All About Amigurumi – All Ami
- Beginner Amigurumi Video
- Best Amigurumi Tips and Tricks for Doll Faces
- Changing Colors in Amigurumi
- The Best Amigurumi Tips and Tricks!
I have found that you need to keep a tight tension for your stuffed crochet plushie animals to turn out well. Also to get the same size as the pattern designer you need to do a test gauge swatch.
You will want to get plastic eyes for your stuffed crochet animal amigurumi. Amazon is a good place to find them. I got these eyes.
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Cute Octopus Crochet Patterns to Try
Love it! I have a lot, of octopus patterns and this one is so different it really stands out! Thank you!
This pattern is absolutely adorable. I made into a rattle and it is perfect. Easy to make. Another great pattern from Rnata. Thank you!!!
Super easy pattern to follow. Well written and outcome is super cute. Will definately be purchasing from Rnata again! 🙂
I absolutely love this pattern. It’s so easy to follow and just super cute!
This crochet designer has lots of cute crochet animal patterns for you to try.
Such a fun, easy, simple pattern!! It worked up SUPER quickly and is probably one of the highest quality-looking things I’ve made yet! Seriously great pattern! The one I made is for a young boy who really likes bright green hahaha
Love the pattern! I modified it a bit to make it a jellyfish. Super easy!
Super cute! The instructions are easy to follow.
This crochet pattern comes in 6 languages. It uses basic animal pattern skills. The suggested yarn is Scheepjes Catona. There are other cute patterns to try from this designer.
First time following any pattern and i love the way it turned out. I may have messed up in some of it but it still turned out really cute! I think for my first time reading a pattern it was very easy to follow!
This was a super easy pattern to follow. Instructions are clear. Very quick to make and a great stash buster for those partial skeins of yarn laying around.
Really good pattern easy to make up, enjoyed the pattern and the outcome very much
Make a cute octo. It can be a pocket friend or a keychain. You could make this project from scraps. There are other cute patterns from this designer.
Love it! The pattern works up pretty quickly once you get those eight feet done…phew! So many compliments on the finished project! Thanks for a great pattern that is so easy to follow!
Made the mom and babies for my pregnant teacher. Easy to follow and had pictures to help with the harder parts. It turned out perfect and my entire class loved it!
Thank you so much had so much fun making this. I made it for my nieces and for my sons teacher and they loved them.
Try making your own realistic crocheted octopus. This designer has lots of cute amigurumi patterns for you to try.
I loved making this. It was fun to do. I used mandala yarn and love how the color changes turned out naturally.
Great pattern! I ended up making it smaller with adjusting wool and hook size. Also gave different eyes as was for the mobile I made my baby.
Hardest thing I’ve ever done in crochet and worth every minute! The look on my nephew’s face when he realized I’d made every stitch just for him was the best reward in the world. Feel like I upped my crochet game and learned a lot of new skills with this pattern.
Make your own cute octopus with reversible colors.
I just finished making his lil guy and he turned out great!! Fun to make.
The pattern was super easy to follow and I love it so much!!!!
This was so easy to make, it is a little time consuming because there is many parts to make but it doesn’t matter since the time does go fast. The instructions were clear to understand and the visuals really helped!
This was such an easy and understandable pattern to read and comprehend! I loved the outcome and it was fun to make.
More Free Octopus Crochet Patterns
- 7. Free Crochet Octopus for Preemies
- 8. Crochet Octavia The Octopus Pattern
- 9. Crochet Preemie Octopus Pattern
- 10. Giant Squishy Amigurumi Octopus Pattern
- 11. Octopus Baby Toy Free Pattern
- 12. Crochet No-Sew Octopus Pattern
- 13. Little Amigurumi Octopus
- 14. Mr Octopus
- 15. Super Cute Octopus
- 16. Octopode
- 17. Amigurumi Sailor Octopus
- 18.You Octopi My Heart Octopus
- 19. Mini Amigurumi Octopus
- 20. Reversible Octopus Pattern
- 21. Ivy the Vibrant Octopus
- 22. Octopus Crochet Ice Cream Pattern
- 23. C2C Octopus Crochet Blanket Pattern
- 24. Sir Tentacles the Crochet Octopus
Crochet Octopus How to Videos Tutorials
- 25. Amigurumi Crochet Octopus Pattern Video – Hooked by Robin
- 26. Crochet baby octopus *NO SEWING REQUIRED* tutorial Video
- 27. Easy Crochet Octopus Video Tutorial – YouTube
If you’re in the market for a fun, quick crochet project that will also result in an adorable finished product, one of these easy octopus crochet patterns is perfect for you. With so many cute octopus patterns to choose from, there’s definitely something for everyone, regardless of your skill level or crochet experience.
So what are you waiting for? Get started on your new amigurumi obsession today! Have you made a crochet gnome before? What was your favorite part of the process?
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