Crochet keychain instagram icon free pattern

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Here, I share my crochet creations around nursery decor, amigurumi and crochet toys for babies! Crochet tutorials, lessons, paid and free patterns you can find it all here!

In this blog post, I share this old Instagram icon crochet keychain, with a complete video tutorial and suitable for crochet beginners. And is super fast to crochet!

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If you wish for an add-free printable version of this pattern, you can find it in Ravelry here!

Take a look at other amigurumis you may like!

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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Instagram icon Keychain free amigurumi pattern


  • 2,75mm crochet hook 
  • I used 4ply 100% cotton yarn colors brown and light brown, black, and a little scraps of red, yellow, green and blue. But you can use any yarn of your preference!
  • Stuffing material
  • Scissors
  • Sewing needle.
  • Keychain or a piece of yarn for hanging.

Finish size: 5,5cm

For a low cost (3 USD), add free and printable pattern, you can find it in Ravelry here!


With light brown yarn chain 15. Skip the first chain and start,

1 row              13sc, 4sc in last chain, 12sc, 3sc in the last chain. Total 32sts
2 row              1inc, 13sc, 1inc, 1sc, 1inc, 13sc, 1inc, 1sc. Total 36sts
3 to 12 row   36sc

• Change to dark brown, or the color contrast you are using.

13 to 17 row 36sc
18 row           (1dec, 13sc, 1dec, 1sc) repeat 2 times. Total 32sts
19 row           (1dec, 11sc, 1dec, 1sc) repeat 2 times. Total 28sts

• Cut the yarn, and leave a long tail for fastening off and sewing the keychain.

• Fold it in half and sew 14 stitches from one side to the 14 stitches of the other side (min 10:05 of the video tutorial).

• Once you finished sewing and arrive at the opposite corner, sew the keychain together on the square.


With black yarn start,

1 row              6sc in a magic ring

2 row              6inc Total 12sts

• Change to light brown yarn,

3 row              (1sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times. Total 18sts
4 row              18bpsc

5 row             18sc

• Cut the yarn, fasten off and leave a tail for sewing.

• Sew it in the central part of the square.


With black color yarn start,

1 row              6sc in a magic ring

2 row              6inc Total 12sts

• Join with a slip stitch.

• Cut the yarn, fasten off and leave a tail for sewing.

• Sew it on the top right corner of the square.


• Cut 30cm of yarn with the colors red, yellow, green and blue.

• Insert the yarn on a sewing needle and make a knot to secure the ends together.

• Insert the yarn somewhere on the backside of the square and follow the video instructions from the minute 20:29.


Your Instagram keychain amigurumi is ready!

I hope you enjoy this pattern, and if you have any questions or comments in general, leave them in the comment box below.

If the Instagram icon crochet pattern was clear and useful to you, consider subscribing to my YouTube channel. I schedule to add every week a new free pattern and a new stitch tutorial to help you learn a bit more about this crochet toys world!

I also will share here my Ravelry shop where you can find a bit more advanced crochet patterns. And, on Ravelry, there is available a low-cost printable version of these free patterns you can see here.

See you next time!



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