Crochet Santa Pattern

Find here an easy crochet pattern to make Santa


Hi everyone! You will find on this page a crochet Santa pattern. It is time to increase the number of my Christmas crochet patterns. This little Santa works really fast and it is perfect for a last-minute crochet project! This crochet doll collection is adorable. You will be able to make them all really quickly!

The body is made in one part, so if don’t like sewing a lot of parts, it is the perfect crochet project for you. You will only have to sew the arms and the hair! 

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Crochet Santa Pattern – Amigurumi

 
Material:

  • Yarn calling for 5,5 mm hook in red, black, white, peach and yellow.
  • A very small amount of pearl cotton in white (for the eyebrows).
  • Size 3.5 mm crochet hook.
  • 2 black safety eyes (7.5 mm)
  • Stitch markers
  • Tapestry needle
  • A small pompom maker or a small white pompom 

Abbreviations:

  • chain (ch)
  • magic ring (mr)
  • single crochet (sc)
  • increase (inc)
  • invisible decrease (dec)
  • slip stitch (sl st)
  • half double crochet (hdc)
  • double crochet (dc)
  • Front post / Back post double crochet (fpdc/bpdc)

Pattern: How to crochet a Santa doll?


The beard – Crochet Santa Pattern.

With a 3.5 mm crochet and white yarn.

  • Row 1: ch 3. (3)
  • Row 2: starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in all st. (2)
  • Row 3: ch1, turn; [2 inc]. (4)
  • Row 4: ch1, turn; [1 inc, 2 sc, 1 inc]. (6)
  • Row 5: ch1, turn; [1 sc in all st]. (6)
  • Row 6: ch1, turn; [1 sc, miss the next 4 st, ch 6, 1 sc in the last st]. (8)

Cut the yarn but leave a long tail for sewing. Fasten off


The arms (make 2) – Crochet Santa Pattern.

We are starting by the gloves first.

With a 3.5 mm crochet and black yarn.

  • Round 1: start 6 sc in a magic ring. (6)
  • Round 2: [1 inc, 2 sc] x2. (8)
  • Round 3: [1 sc in all st]. (8)

Change for the white yarn.

  • Round 4: [1 sc in all st]. (8)

Change for the red yarn.

  • Round 5: working in the back loop only (blo): [1 sc in all st]. (8)
  • Rounds 6-10: [1 sc in all st]. (8)

Close the arm, and leave a long tail for sewing.


The legs (make 2) and the body – Crochet Santa Pattern.

We start with the legs and finish with the head. 

With a 3.5 mm crochet and black yarn.

  • Round 1: start 9 sc in a magic ring. (9)
  • Round 2: [2 sc, 1 inc] x3. (12)
  • Round 3: [1 sc in all st]. (12)
  • Round 4: [2 sc, 1 dec] x3. (9)

Change for the white yarn.

  • Round 5: [1 sc in all st]. (9)

Change for the red yarn.

  • Rounds 6-9: [1 sc in all st]. (9)

Cut the yarn and fasten off. 

We are now going to attach both legs together. Place the legs together (see pictures below to help you with this step). White the right leg facing you. insert your hook in a stitch in the inside of the right leg and in a stitch of the left leg. Join the red yarn and make 1 sc in the same stitches. Make 1 sc in the following stitch from both legs. You have now joined the legs by 2 sc. 

We will now keep working in the rounds.

  • Round 10: [1 sc in the next 7 st of the left leg, 1 sc in the next 7 st of the right leg]. (14)

Fill the legs and keep filling the body as you go.

  • Round 11: [1 sc in all st]. (14)
  • Round 12: [1 sc, 1 inc] x7. (21)
  • Round 13: [2 sc, 1 inc] x7. (28)
  • Round 14: [1 sc in all st]. (28)

Change for the black yarn.

  • Rounds 15-16: [1 sc in all st]. (28)

Change for the red yarn.

  • Round 17: [5 sc, 1 dec] x4. (24)
  • Round 18: [1 sc in all st]. (24)
  • Round 19: [4 sc, 1 dec] x4. (20)
  • Round 20: [1 sc in all st]. (20)
  • Round 21: [8 sc, 1 dec] x2. (18)
  • Rounds 22-23: [1 sc in all st]. (18)

Change for the peach yarn.

  • Round 24: working in back loop only: [1 sc, 1 dec] x6. (12)
  • Round 25: [1 sc, 1 inc] x6. (18)
  • Round 26: [2 sc, 1 inc] x6. (24)
  • Rounds 27-32: [1 sc in all st]. (24)
  • Round 33: [2 sc, 1 dec] x6. (18)
  • Round 34: [1 sc, 1 dec] x6. (12)

Before closing the head, let’s attach the arms, the eyes, make the nose, and sew the beard. We will also make the belt.

Sew the arms to the body.

Place the eyes between rounds 29 and 30, spaced by 3 st.

With your tapestry needle and the white cotton, make 2 eyebrows over the eyes.

With your tapestry needle and the peach yarn, make a nose.

Sew the beard to the face.

With your tapestry needle and the yellow yarn, make a ring in the middle of the belt.

Fill and close the head.

Crochet Santa Pattern

Crochet Santa Pattern

Crochet Santa Pattern


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The hair – Crochet Santa Pattern

We are starting the hair with a magic circle that will be at the center of the head.

With a 3.5 mm crochet and white yarn.

  • Round 1: start 8 sc in a magic ring. (8)
  • Round 2: [1 inc in all st]. (16)
  • Round 3: We are now doing the strands of hair. We will have a total of 10 strands (1 starting in each st from round 2):
  • – Strand 1 (which will be at the middle back of the head): (1 sc, ch 9). Now starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in all the 8 st.
  • – Strands 2-5: (1 sc (in the next st from Round 2), ch 9). Now starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in all the 8 st.
  • 1 sc in the next 6 st from round 2 (which will be the part without strands at the front of the head)
  • – Strands 6-10: (1 sc (in the next st from Round 2), ch 9). Now starting in the 2nd ch from the hook: 1 sc in all the 8 st.

Cut the yarn but leave a long tail for sewing the hair to the head. With pin needles, place the hair on the head and sew it.


The hat – Crochet Santa Pattern

With a 3.5 mm crochet and red yarn.

  • Round 1: start 4 sc in a magic ring. (4)
  • Round 2: [1 sc, 1 inc] x2. (6)
  • Round 3: [1 sc in all st]. (6)
  • Round 4: [1 sc, 1 inc] x3. (9)
  • Round 5: [1 sc in all st]. (9)
  • Round 6: [2 sc, 1 inc] x3. (12)
  • Round 7: [1 sc in all st]. (12)
  • Round 8: [3 sc, 1 inc] x3. (15)
  • Round 9: [1 sc in all st]. (15)
  • Round 10: [4 sc, 1 inc] x3. (18)
  • Round 11: [1 sc in all st]. (18)
  • Round 12: [5 sc, 1 inc] x3. (21)
  • Round 13: [1 sc in all st]. (21)
  • Round 14: [6 sc, 1 inc] x3. (24)
  • Round 15: [1 sc in all st]. (24)
  • Round 16: [7 sc, 1 inc] x3. (27)
  • Round 17: [1 sc in all st]. (27)
  • Round 18: [1 inc, 26 sc]. (28)

Change for the white

  • Round 19: [28 dc]. (28)
  • Round 20: [front post/back post dc all around]. (28)

Cut the yarn and fasten off.

If you have a pompom maker, make a little white pompom and sew it to the top of the hat.

If you prefer, you can use a white pompom and glue it at the top of the hat.

Fold the hat and make a little stitch with your tapestry needle and the red yarn to make sure it stays like that.

Crochet Santa Pattern

Crochet Santa Pattern Crochet Santa Pattern

Crochet Santa Pattern Crochet Santa Pattern


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