Crochet cow and bull amigurumi pattern

Amigurumi bull free crochet tutorial

Designer: Victoria Matveeva
Instagram: @matveeva_toys

You will need:

  • Yarn Art Jeans yarn: mustard yellow #84, brown #40, beige #07, petron green #63 or burgundy #66
  • 1.5 mm crochet hook
  • 6 mm safety eyes
  • Yarn needle and scissors
  • Fiberfill

Height: 9.5 cm (3.7”).

Free amigurumi bull pattern

Abbreviations:
R — row
ch — chain
st — stitch
sc — single crochet
dc — double crochet
inc — increase
dec — decrease
sl st — slip stitch
[…] – number of stitches you should have at the end of the row
(…) – repeat whatever is between the brackets the given number of times

Legs and body

Legs (make 2)
With brown yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in magic ring [6]
R 2: (1 sc, inc) repeat 3 times [9]
R 3: 9 sc
Change to green/red yarn:
R 4-5: 9 sc (2 rows)
Crochet the second leg, do not fasten off.

Make 3 ch and join with the first leg.
R 6: 9 sc on the first leg, 3 inc in 3 ch, 9 sc on the second leg, 3 inc in 3 ch (opposite side) [30]
R 7-8: 30 sc (2 rows)
Change to yellow yarn:
R 9-10: 30 sc (2 rows)
R 11: (3 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [24]
R 12-13: 24 sc (2 rows)
R 14: (2 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [18]
R 15-16: 18 sc (2 rows)
R 17: (1 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [12]
R 18: 12 sc
Fasten off.

Arms (make 2)
With brown yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in magic ring [6]
R 2: 6 sc
Change to yellow yarn:
R 3-8: 6 sc (6 rows)
Don’t stuff with fiberfill.
Fold the top opening flat and 3 sc through both sides.
Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.

Horns (make 2)
With beige yarn:
R 1: 5 sc in magic ring [5]
R 2-4: 5 sc (3 rows)
Don’t stuff with fiberfill.
Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.

Ears (make 2)
With yellow yarn:
R 1: 5 sc in magic ring [5]
R 2: (inc) repeat 5 times [10]
R 3-5: 10 sc (3 rows)
Don’t stuff with fiberfill.
Fold the top opening flat and 5 sc through both sides.
Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.

Fold the ear edges together and sew them together – view video at 19:00.

Head
With yellow yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in magic ring [6]
R 2: (inc) repeat 6 times [12]
R 3: (1 sc, inc) repeat 6 times [18]
R 4: (2 sc, inc) repeat 6 times [24]
R 5: (3 sc, inc) repeat 6 times [30]
R 6: (4 sc, inc) repeat 6 times [36]
R 7-11: 36 sc (5 rows)
Insert safety eyes between R 8 and R 9 at the distance of 5 st from each other.
R 12: (4 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [30]
R 13: (3 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [24]
R 14: (2 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [18]
R 15: (1 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [12]
Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.

Muzzle
With beige yarn:
Make 7 ch.
R 1: inc, 4 sc, 4 sc in next st, 4 sc, inc [16]
R 2: 1 sc, inc, 4 sc, 4 inc, 4 sc, 1 sc, inc [22]
R 3-4: 22 sc (2 rows)
Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.

Tail (36:12)
With yellow yarn:
Make 8 ch.
From the 2nd ch from hook: 7 sl st.
Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.

Strap (make 2)
View video at 41:12
With green/red yarn:
Make 21 ch.

Assembly
Sew muzzle to the head under eyes, put some stuffing inside the muzzle before you finish (view video at 31:58).
Sew ears to the head between R 5 and R 6 (view video at 33:00).
Sew horns between R 2 and R 3 (view video at 34:10).
Sew tail on R 9 of the body.

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Abbreviations:
R — row
ch — chain
st — stitch
sc — single crochet
dc — double crochet
inc — increase
dec — decrease
sl st — slip stitch
BLO — back loop only
FLO — front loop only
[…] – number of stitches you should have at the end of the row
(…) – repeat whatever is between the brackets the given number of times

Legs and body

Legs (make 2)
With brown yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in magic ring [6]
R 2: (1 sc, inc) repeat 3 times [9]
R 3: 9 sc
Change to yellow yarn:
R 4-5: 9 sc (2 rows)
Crochet the second leg, do not fasten off.

Make 3 ch and join with the first leg.
R 6: 9 sc on the first leg, 3 inc in 3 ch, 9 sc on the second leg, 3 inc in 3 ch (opposite side) [30]
R 7-8: 30 sc (2 rows)
Change to red/green yarn:
R 9: 30 sc
R 10: BLO 30 sc
R 11: (3 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [24]
R 12-13: 24 sc (2 rows)
R 14: (2 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [18]
R 15-16: 18 sc (2 rows)
R 17: (1 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [12]
Change to yellow yarn:
R 18: 12 sc
Fasten off.

Skirt (view video at 09:36)
With red/green yarn:
Go to the R 10: FLO 2 dc in every st to the end of row.
Fasten off.

Arms (make 2)
With brown yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in magic ring [6]
R 2: 6 sc
Change to yellow yarn:
R 3-5: 6 sc (3 rows)
Change to red/green yarn:
R 6-8: 6 sc (3 rows)
Don’t stuff with fiberfill.
Fold the top opening flat and 3 sc through both sides.
Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.

Horns (make 2)
With beige yarn:
R 1: 5 sc in magic ring [5]
R 2-4: 5 sc (3 rows)
Don’t stuff with fiberfill.
Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.

Ears (make 2)
With yellow yarn:
R 1: 5 sc in magic ring [5]
R 2: (inc) repeat 5 times [10]
R 3-5: 10 sc (3 rows)
Don’t stuff with fiberfill.
Fold the top opening flat and 5 sc through both sides.
Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.

Fold the ear edges together and sew them together

Head
With yellow yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in magic ring [6]
R 2: (inc) repeat 6 times [12]
R 3: (1 sc, inc) repeat 6 times [18]
R 4: (2 sc, inc) repeat 6 times [24]
R 5: (3 sc, inc) repeat 6 times [30]
R 6: (4 sc, inc) repeat 6 times [36]
R 7-11: 36 sc (5 rows)
Insert safety eyes between R 8 and R 9 at the distance of 5-6 st from each other.
R 12: (4 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [30]
R 13: (3 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [24]
R 14: (2 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [18]
R 15: (1 sc, dec) repeat 6 times [12]
Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.

Muzzle
With beige yarn:
Make 7 ch.
R 1: inc, 4 sc, 4 sc in next st, 4 sc, inc [16]
R 2: 1 sc, inc, 4 sc, 4 inc, 4 sc, 1 sc, inc [22]
R 3-4: 22 sc (2 rows)
Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.

Tail (34:02)
With yellow yarn:
Make 8 ch.
From the 2nd ch from hook: 7 sl st.
Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing.

Assembly
Sew muzzle to the head under eyes, put some stuffing inside the muzzle before you finish (view video at 29:40).
Sew ears to the head between R 5 and R 6 (view video at 30:40).
Sew horns between R 2 and R 3 (view video at 31:48).
Sew tail on R 8 of the body (view video at 39:00).

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