As you know, I am obsessed with axolotl and that’s why I couldn’t help to design another cute axolotl amigurumi for this holiday! Let me introduce to you a tiny red axolotl crochet brooch or Christmas axolotl free crochet pattern amigurumi ornament if you work in bigger yarn and hook size.
It was an old amigurumi design but I never published and just redo it so that it has the Christmas vibe!
This Christmas amigurumi axolotl free crochet pattern is super easy to follow and beginner-friendly especially, no-sew required.
Are you looking for a meaningful Christmas gift or Christmas decoration for axolotl lovers? This walking fish amigurumi free pattern will help you! So what are you waiting for? Get your hook and yarn ready and spice up your Christmas decoration with a cute axolotl easy crochet brooch and ornament free pattern.
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MATERIALS AND TOOLS
- DK yarn or worsted weight yarn (Some of my favorite yarns for amigurumi: Lion Brand, Jeans Yarnart, Red Heart)
- 2.2-2.5mm hook for DK and 3.5-3.75mm for worsted weight yarn (My most used hooks: Tulip, Clover, Furls Crochet)
- Yarn needle, tapestry needle
- Stitch marker
- Safety eyes or embroidery thread
- You also can consider getting the whole kit for beginners.
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You might not use all the abbreviations in the amigurumi crochet pattern but I still want to show you all just to refer. I use US terms and sometimes symbols. They are all easy to remember and follow.
MR: magic ring
X – sc: Single crochet
T -hdc: half double crochet
F – dc: double crochet
E – tr: Triple crochet
V – inc: Increase (make 2 stitches in 1 stitch)
W – 3 sts in same st: (make 3 stitches in 1 stitch)
A – dec: Decrease (make 1 stitch from 2 stitches)
M – make 1st from 3sts: Decrease (make 1 stitch from 3 stitches)
TV, FV, EV – hdcinc, dcinc, trinc: Increase with half double crochet, double crochet, and triple crochet
TA, FA, EA – hdcdec, dcdec, trdec: Decrease with half double crochet, double crochet, and triple crochet
BLO: Back loop only
FLO: Front loop only
SS – ss: slip stitch
FO: Fasten off
KAWAII RED AXOLOTL BROOCH CROCHET VIDEO TUTORIAL
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CHRISTMAS CROCHET BROOCH AXOLOTL FREE PATTERN
Head of the tiny axolotl amigurumi brooch
HEAD White yarn
1) MR, 6sc (6)
2) 6inc (12)
3) (sc, inc)*6 (18)
4-5) 18sc (18)
6) (sc, dec)*6 (12)7) 6dec (6)
Do not cut the yarn and continue to the body. You can stuff if you make an ornament, no stuff if you make a brooch.
Body of the crocheted axolotl
1) 6inc (12)
2) (sc, inc)*6 (18)
3) 18sc (18)
4) (dec, 7sc)*2 (16)
5) (dec, 6sc)*2 (14)
6) (dec, 5sc)*2 (12)
7) 6dec (6)
8) 6sc (6)
9) 3dec (3)
FO. Hide the yarn tail.
ANTENNA (MAKE 2) – Christmas axolotl brooch
Insert yarn in row 3 of the head. This is surface crochet, if you want step by step photo tutorial, consider getting the Premium Pattern.
ch, (4ch, crochet in the second loop from hook 3sc, ss in the first ch)*3.
FO. Hide the yarn tail.
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TAIL – AXOLOTL AMIGURUMI FREE PATTERN
Insert the yarn in the left side of row 7 of the body, and crochet on the surface around the triangle of the body.
(ss, 3ch, 2dc, ss)*2. FO. Hide the yarn tail.
SCARF – Christmas axolotl ornament
20ch. FO. Hide the yarn tail.
Embroider the face, and put on the scarf.
Use glue/sew the brooch base/safety pin to make a brooch or add the string to use it as a Christmas animal crochet ornament.
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From Joy with love!