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In this blog post, I share this cute Sleepy cat amigurumi rattle crochet pattern. It is a simple pattern for a newborn crochet toy , suitable for amigurumi beginners and, is fast to crochet! So if you are looking for a fast crochet project for a baby shower gift, this is the right one for you!
If you wish for an add-free printable version of this pattern, you can find it in Ravelry here!
Or, if you prefer purchasing on Etsy, you can find it here!
Take a look at other quick amigurumi free patterns
Before we start, I leave a link to all the stitches tutorial I used to complete this pattern. If you are a complete beginner or not familiar with some technique, there is a blog post with step-by-step images with descriptions and video tutorials.
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Cat baby rattle toy free amigurumi pattern
- 2mm crochet hook
- Light worsted (or DK) yarn in two colors of you preference (I used 100% acrylic for this pattern)
- Black yarn for the eyes.
- Stuffing material
- Sewing needle.
- Rattle noise of your choice (here is what I use).
- Or, you can use safety eyes! The position is at the end of this post.
Finish size: 17cm or (about) 6,6 inches
For a low cost (3 USD), add-free and printable pattern, you can find it in Ravelry here!
And on Etsy here!
Start with pink color yarn, chain 6. Skip first chain and,
1 rnd 4sc, 4sc in same stitch (turning the foundation chain clockwise and continuing working on the other side of the chain) 3sc, 3sc in the last stitch. Total 14sts
2 rnd 1inc, 4sc, 1inc, 1sc, 1inc, 4sc, 1inc, 1sc Total 18sts
3 rnd 1inc, 5sc, 1inc, 2sc, 1inc, 5sc, 1inc, 2sc Total 22sts
4 rnd 1inc, 7sc, 1inc, 2sc, 1inc, 7sc, 1inc, 2sc Total 26sts
5 rnd 1inc, 9sc, 1inc, 2sc, 1inc, 9sc, 1inc, 2sc Total 30sts
6 rnd (4sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 36sts
7 rnd 36sc
8 rnd (5sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 42sts
9 rnd 42sc
10 rnd (6sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 48sts
11 rnd 48sc
12 rnd (7sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 54sts
13 rnd 54sc
• Change to light beige color,
14 to 19 rnd 54sc
20 rnd (7sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 48sts
21 rnd (2sc, 1dec) repeat 12 times Total 36sts
22 rnd (1sc, 1dec) repeat 12 times Total 24sts
23 rnd 24FPsc
• Add stuffing material before continuing to row 25
24 to 26 rnd 24sc
• Change to pink yarn,
27 to 41 rnd 24 sc
• Keep adding stuffing material every 5 rounds.
• Change to beige yarn,
42 to 46 rnd 24sc
• Change to pink yarn,
47 rnd 24BLsl
48 rnd FL(3sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 30sts
49 to 53 rnd 30sc
54 rnd (3sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 24sts
55 rnd (2sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 18sts
• Stop here for finish stuffing the bunny rattle amigurumi.
56 rnd (1sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 12sts
• Cut the yarn, fasten off and hide the remaining tail inside the toy.
With pink yarn start,
1 rnd 4sc in magic ring
2 rnd (1inc, 1sc) repeat 2 times Total 6sts
3 rnd (1inc, 2sc) repeat 2 times Total 8sts
4 rnd (1inc, 3sc) repeat 2 times Total 10sts
5 rnd (1inc, 4sc) repeat 2 times Total 12sts
6 rnd (1inc, 5sc) repeat 2 times Total 14sts
7 rnd (1inc, 6sc) repeat 2 times Total 16sts
8 rnd (1inc, 7sc) repeat 2 times Total 18st
• Cut the yarn, fasten off and leave a tail for sewing.
• Make two! Here, I made one of each color used for the toy.
- Sew the ears between rounds 3 and 4 of the head leaving a gap of 8 stitches between them.
- Embroider the eyes starting at rows 10 and going up one round and taking 4 stitches length. Leave 4 stitches between them.
- Embroider the nose in the central part of the head, one row below the eyes.
- Embroider three lines on the cheek, three rows under the eye, and, five stitches away from the nose. The length of the lines I embroider was about three stitches. Leave a one row gap between them.
- Make the same three lines on both sides of the face.
Your Cat rattle toy amigurumi is ready!
I hope you enjoy this pattern! If you have any questions or comments, leave them in the comment box below.
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