Crochet Baby Kangaroo

Crochet Baby Kangaroo

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Crochet Materials

Crochet hook size 3.0

Crochet Yarn 100 % Acrylic blue, yellow, red, and curly brown. 100 % cotton in white and black.

Craft stuffing.

Sewing needle.

Crochet baby Kangaroo Pattern Step by Step

This pattern uses UK stitch abbreviation. For the US baby kangaroo pattern, click here. 

Crochet Baby Kangaroo head:

Ch 3, turn, 10 tr in 2nd ch from hook, sl st in 1st tr.

Round 2. Dc in each dc to end, sl st in 1st dc.

Round 3. Dc in same dc as sl st, 2 dc in next 2 dc, dc all around until last 2 dc, 2 dc in next 2.

Round 4 – 6. Tr in tr to end.

Round 7. Tr in next tr, 2 tr tog, tr to last 3 tr, 2 tr tog, tr in last tr.

Round 8. (Dc in dc, 2 dc tog) x repeat all around.

Round 9. Dc in dc all around. Fill in craft stuffing.

Round 10. 2 dc tog until hole is closed.

Note that round 10 is the nose of the kangaroo.

Crochet Baby Kangaroo body:

Ch 5, sl st in 1st ch to form a ring.

Round 1. 9 dc in ring, sl st in 1st dc.

Round 2 – 6. Dc in dc. Fill in craft stuffing.

Round 7. 2 dc tog until hole is closed.

Sl st round 1 together with short end of yarn. Note that Round 1 is bottom of kangaroo and round 7 is neck.

Use a sewing needle and stitch neck to head (round 1).

Crochet Kangaroo ears:

Make 2.

Ch 4, turn, dc in 2nd ch from hook, dc in next 2 dc. Turn.

Row 2. Dc in next 3 dc, dc in turning ch. Turn.

Row 3 – 4. Dc in dc. Turn.

Row 5. Sl st in 1st dc, dc in 2 dc, sl st in last dc.

Row 6. Sk sl st, dc in 2 dc. Turn.

Row 7 – 8. Dc in 2 dc. Turn.

Row 9. Dc in ch sp between 2 dc. Turn.

Row 10. Dc in dc. Fasten off.

Use a sewing needle and stitch ears to top of head.

Crochet Kangaroo legs:

Make 2.

Ch 2, turn, 10 dc in 2nd ch from hook, sl st in 1st dc.

Round 2. 2 dc in each dc to end.

Round 3 – 6. Dc in dc.

Begin shaping toes.

Round 7. *(2 dc tog) x 2, 2 dc in next dc*, repeat between ** 4 times.

Round 8 – 10. Dc in dc. Fill in craft stuffing.

Round 11. *Dc in dc, 2 dc tog*, rep between ** to end.

Round 12 – 15. Dc in dc.

Round 16. 2 dc tog until hole is closed.

Crochet Kangaroo arms:

Make 2.

Ch 2, turn, 10 dc in 2nd ch from hook, sl st in 1st dc.

Round 1. *Dc in next dc, 2 dc in next dc*, repeat between ** to end.

Round 2 – 5. Dc in dc all around.

Round 6. *Dc in dc, 2 dc tog* all around.

Round 7. Rep round 6. Fill in stuffing.

Round 8. – 10 Dc in dc. Fasten off. Attach to side of kangaroo below head.

Crochet Kangaroo tail:

Ch 2, turn, 5 dc in 2nd ch from hook, sl st in 1st dc.

Round 1-8. Dc in dc.

Round 9. 2 dc tog.

Round 10. Dc in dc. Fasten off. Attach round 1 to the back of kangaroo.

Baby Kangaroo Eyes:

Use sewing needle and white yarn and stitch on eyes. Use black yarn to stitch on pupils.

Baby Kangaroo Mouth:

Use sewing needle and red yarn and stitch a mouth.

Baby Kangaroo Hair:

Use curly yarn and slip stitch strings of yarns on top of hair. Use yellow yarn and string around the curly hair to make hair stand up.

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