Crochet Monkey Pattern
You can make this lovely crochet monkey, including the bow tie, with this easy to use amigurumi pattern. In this pattern you will find many pictures and detailed explanations. The pattern is easy to read and suitable for beginners, but it assumes basic knowledge of crochet techniques.
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The tall monkey in the picture is made with:
- 80g of dark brown Stylecraft Special DK in 1004 Dark Brown
- 20g of light brown Stylecraft Special DK in 1710 Stone
- 5g of your colour of choice Stylecraft Special DK for the bow tie
- One pair of 6 mm safety eyes
- About 130g polyester stuffing
- One 2.75 (size C) crochet hook
- One thin sewing needle
If you use these materials the amigurumi will be 25 cm tall (about 9.8 inches). However, you can make the pattern with any type and weight of yarn (just be sure to adjust the hook size to the yarn you are using). The materials mentioned above are simply a recommendation in case you would like to make the exact same amigurumi. There is no limit to your creativity!
You’ll use the following stitches:
- Regular stitch
- Decrease stitch
- Increase stitch
- Treble stitch
- Slip stitch
You’ll use the following crochet techniques:
- Crocheting in rounds
- Starting with a magic circle
- Crocheting in ovals
- Crocheting flat pieces
- Making a chain
- Crocheting two rounds into one
Unfamiliar with any of these amigurumi techniques? Don’t worry, you can find many tutorials online. I recommend starting with Planet June’s blog. You can also find tips and tricks on our amigurumi blog. Still stuck while working on this pattern? You can always send me a message with your question.
Looking for our other patterns? You can find all of them here.
Thank you for watching and happy crocheting!