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Elf Girl amigurumi free crochet pattern

Elf Girl amigurumi free crochet pattern

It is maybe late for this years Christmas or early for the next year Christmas, it depends on how you look at it! Introducing the Elf Girl! Welcome to the third edition of amigurumi Christmas Ornaments! This year, once again the collection has four characters! You can check out this cute Snowman, the first one to be online and the Mrs. Grinch, the second pattern from the third Christmas amigurumi collection! I hope you enjoy it!

If you don’t know the first edition yet, I invite you to meet the Happy Grinch, Mini Santa Claus, Little Elf, and Chubby Reindeer! And the second edition, meet Mrs. Claus, Gingerbread Man, Chubby Penguin, and the Nutcracker!

All of these patterns are available for free here on the website and also there is a low-cost and ad-free printable version for purchase on Etsy and Ravelry.

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Elf Girl amigurumi free pattern


  • 2mm crochet hook 
  • Brown, white, red, green, skin tone of your preference and hair color of your preference yarn, 100% cotton sports weight yarn, I recommend this one.
  • Black thread for embroidering the eyes, golden thread for the belt. 
  • Stuffing material
  • Scissors
  • Sewing needle.
  • Or, you can use safety eyes! The position is at the end of this post.

Finish size: 15cm or (about) 6 inches (with the hat).

For a low cost, ad-free and printable pattern, you can find it in Ravelry here!

And on Etsy here!

Other members of the amigurumi Christmas Ornaments collection

Get your Christmas Adventure now!

This isn’t your regular crochet eBook; it’s a magical world where stories meet crochet, where the characters come to life from your hands!

“Gingerbread Man’s Sweet Christmas Adventure”(Our amigurumi fairy tale) transforms the amigurumi you crochet from realms of mere toys to lively characters twisted within an unforgettable story! 

Take a look at 10 Christmas-themed amigurumi patterns and a delightful original Christmas tale!


With beige yarn of your choice start,

1 rnd  5sc in a magic ring

2 rnd   5inc Total 10sts

3 rnd  10sc

• Change to green color yarn

4 to 8 rnd    10sc

9 rnd  5sc crocheting the sides together. Closing the arm.

• Cut the yarn and fasten off.

• Make another one following the same instructions.


We start preparing the detail we will need a little bit later.

With green yarn chain 24 and start crocheting in the first chain, closing a circle.

1 rnd  (1sl, chain 1, 1dc, chain 1) repeat 12 times

• Cut the yarn and fasten it off.


With brown yarn start

1 rnd  6sc in a magic ring

2 rnd  6inc Total 12sts

3 rnd  12bpsc

• Change to white

4 and 5 rnd  12sc

• Cut the yarn and fasten it off.

• Make another one following the same instructions.

• Don’t fasten off the second leg. Change to red color and connect the two legs by inserting the loop of the needle inside one stitch of the first leg, following,

6 rnd  24sc (12sts from each leg)

7 rnd  24sc

• Change to white

8 and 9 rnd  24sc

• Change back to red

10 rnd  24sc

• Change to green and fasten off the white and red yarn.

 11 rnd    24sc crocheting together with the shirt detail you   worked previously

• Change to brown color yarn

12 rnd  24blsl

13 rnd  24blsc

• Change to green color yarn and fasten off the brown yarn.

14 rnd  24blsl

15 rnd  24blsc

16 rnd    24sc

17 rnd   (2sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 18sts 

18 rnd  2sc, 5sc with arm, 4sc, 5sc with other arm, 2sc

• Change to beige,

19 rnd  18blsl

• For the next round, you will work only in the remaining front loop of round 18. This way, round 19 should be left inside of the toy.

• Add stuffing material before continuing to round 20.

20 rnd  FL(1sc, 1inc) repeat 9 times Total 27sts

21 rnd  (2sc, 1inc) repeat 9 times Total 36sts     

22 rnd  (5sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 42sts       

23 to 29 rnd     42sc

30 rnd  42blsc

31 rnd  (5sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 36sts

32 rnd  (4sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 30sts

33 rnd  (3sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 24sts

34 rnd   (2sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 18sts

• Stop here to finish stuffing the elf girl.

35 rnd  (1sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 12sts

• Cut the yarn and fasten it off.


With red yarn start,

1 rnd  6sc in a magic ring

2 and 3 rnd   6sc

4 rnd  6inc Total 12sts

5 and 6 rnd   12sc

7 rnd  (1sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 18sts

8 and 9 rnd  18sc

10 rnd  (2sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 24sts

11 rnd  24sc

12 rnd  (3sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 30sts

13 rnd  30sc

14 rnd  (4sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 36sts

15 rnd  36sc

16 rnd  (5sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 42sts

17 to 19 rnd  42sc

• Change to white color yarn,

20 rnd  42hdc

• Cut the yarn and fasten it off.

• Leave a tail for sewing it.


With white color yarn start

1 rnd  6sc in a magic ring

2 rnd  6inc Total 12sts

3 to 6 rnd  12sc

• Cut the yarn and fasten off.

• Leave a small tail and sew it on top of the hat.


  1. Hair strings and braids: cut 30 pieces of the yarn color you chose for the hair, with about 20cm/8 inches in length. Find round 30, the one you work on in the back loop, and attach the strings in the remaining front loop—15 strings on one side and 15 on the other. Leave 12 stitches in front of the Elf (her face) without attaching the hair strings. Braid the hair. Close the braid with a little piece of red yarn.
  2.  With the same color yarn, embroider hair strings. Starting in round 27 and going up to her head (here, it doesn’t matter how high you embroider, it will be covered with the hat; only rounds 27 and 28 will be seen with the hair detail).
  3.  Embroider the eyes in round 26, leaving 4 stitches between them.
  4.  Crochet the ears by making: chain 4, 1sl, 1sc, 1dc (make two of them)
  5.  Sew the ears in round 26, 4 stitches away from the eyes. Pull a couple of hair strings in front of the ear.
  6.  With white color yarn, embroider the snowflakes on the hat. Make a bigger one in the center and two little ones on the sides.
  7.  Add the hat, and sew the hat on the Elf’s head.
  8.  Make a square on her belt with a piece of golden embroidery thread.

Your Elf Girl amigurumi Christmas ornament 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.

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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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