Children's Book Characters Amigurumi Patterns

Head down memory lane working up some of these children's book characters amigurumi patterns.

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“The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease forever to be able to do it." - J.M. Barrie / Peter Pan

Did you grow up reading children’s stories? I never got to read too many of the classics when I was young. However, I made up for it when I got older. Now, I have a true fondness for the classic children’s book characters from days gone by.






Below are 18 crochet amigurumi children’s book characters. There are both free amigurumi patterns and free patterns.


1. CROCHET PATTERN AMIGURUMI PACK THE WIZARD OF OZ - DOROTHY, SCARECROW, TIN MAN, LION AND WICKED WITCH - PDF ENGLISH

One of my favorite movies is The Wizard of Oz. I have watched it more times than I can count. But before it was ever a movie, it was a children’s novel written by L. Frank Baum.


This intermediate/advanced level amigurumi crochet pattern includes the Children’s book characters Dorothy, Scarecrow, Tin Man, Cowardly Lion, and the Wicked Witch.



2. PDF PATTERN ON THE TOY DOLL IN RED DRESS, PATTERN CROCHET DOLL PATTERN IN ENGLISH

Girls love Pippi Longstocking. The little red-haired, freckled faced children’s book character was playful and unpredictable. She was created by author Astrid Lindgren.


This amigurumi crochet pattern is 23 pages long. Included with the pattern are the instructions for Pippi Longstocking, her handbag, clothes, and shoes. Completed, Pippi measures approximately 12.6 inches tall.


3. PATTERN BUNDLE - CANDY MAN AND CANDY CREW AMIGURUMI CROCHET

Roald Dahl created so many memorable children’s book characters. And one of his most beloved stories is Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.


When finished, each of the children’s book characters measure approximately 11.5 inches tall. Included are crochet amigurumi patterns for Willy Wonka, Oompa Loompa, Charlie, and some of the other children who found the golden ticket.



4. GREEN EGGS AND HAM

Dr. Seuss had a great imagination and a unique illustrating style. There are so many amazing Dr. Seuss Children’s book characters.


Could these Green Eggs and Ham stuffies be considered characters? Maybe. These are free amigurumi patterns that would look great sitting on a library shelf.




5. RABBIT CROCHET PATTERN PDF LARGE

The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter is still as popular today as it ever was. It was originally published in 1902.


This crochet amigurumi pattern includes 2 versions: a rabbit with a blue jacket and a rabbit with a red cape. The completed bunnies will measure about 16.5 inches tall.



6. CROCHET PATTERN: PADDINGTON BEAR CROCHET PATTERN, AMIGURUMI PATTERN, STUFFED BEAR DOLL

The Paddington Bear crochet pattern will make a 12 inch tall bear. Included are pictures and easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions.



7. PIG PDF PATTERN FOR CROCHETED PIG INSPIRED BY WILBUR IN CHARLOTTE'S WEB

Make this adorable pig for your little one that loves E. B. White’s Charlotte’s Web.


The Wilbur pig is crocheted using worsted weight yarn and stuffed with polyester fiberfill. Completed, he will measure about 5 inches tall and 8 inches long.



8. MAX - WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE - CROCHET PATTERN BY {AMOUR FOU}

Get ready for the Wild Rumpus with Maurice Sendak's Max from Where the Wild Things Are.


This is an easy crochet amigurumi pattern. If crocheted with a 3.00 mm hook, Max will measure about 9.45 inches.



9. DIARY OF A WIMPY KID GREG FREE CROCHET PATTERN

Use this free amigurumi pattern to make a cute little Greg based on one of the children’s book charters for Diary of a Wimpy Kid.


To make the Greg doll you will need to know st (stitch), sc (single crochet), BLO (back loop only), 2tog (2 stitches together), and ch1 (chain one).



10. HUNGRY CATERPILLAR PATTERN CROCHET

The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle has won many rewards. The children’s book follows along with a little caterpillar that eats, pupates, then emerges as a butterfly.


The adorable Very Hungry Caterpillar crochet pattern will make a caterpillar that measures roughly 10 inches long





11. AMIGURUMI PATTERN - MADELINE - CROCHET AMIGURUMI GIRL DOLL TUTORIAL PDF

Madeline was written and illustrated by Ludwig Bemelmans. The one simple book turned into a huge media franchise.


Using the suggested materials, the completed Madeline doll will measure about 9 inches tall.


12. CROCHET PATTERN AMIGURUMI PDF PACK ALICE IN WONDERLAND: ALICE, MAD HATTER, RED QUEEN, WHITE RABBIT AND CHESHIRE CAT PDF ENGLISH

Alice in Wonderland is one of my favorite stories of all time. The children’s book characters are the best. I can watch the Walt Disney cartoon and movies over and over again.


Included in the crochet amigurumi pattern are the children’s book characters Alice, the Mad Hatter, the Red Queen, the White Rabbit, and the Cheshire Cat.


13. FRIENDS AT MYTHICAL ISLAND - AMIGURUMI PDF PATTERN, FRIENDS AT MYTHICAL ISLAND - CROCHET PDF PATTERN

Create a whole set of Peter Pan children’s book characters with this one download. You get Peter Pan, Captain Hook, Tick-Tock, Wendy Darling, and Tinkerbell.


Each one of the complete Peter Pan children’s book characters will measure between 4.33 to 4.72 inches tall.


14. THE LORAX

Here is a free crochet amigurumi pattern of the Lorax from Dr. Seuss. The pattern is suitable for intermediate level crocheters that know the basics of amigurumi.



15. CAT IN THE HAT A CROCHET PATTERN BY ERIN SCULL

The Cat in the Hat is another amazing character by Dr. Seuss. And this is an amazing pattern by Erin Scull.


Complete, the Cat in the Hat will measure about 15 inches tall. To make the amigurumi pattern you will need beginner to intermediate level crochet skills.



16. AMIGURUMI PATTERN CROCHET PATTERN DOLL ANE (PDF ENGLISH (US TERMS), ESPAÑOL, PORTUGUÊS(BR), DEUTSCHE, FRANÇAIS)

Anne of Green Gables is another classic children’s story that has lasted throughout the years. Anne is a cheerful, optimistic, countryside girl.


The PDF crochet amigurumi pattern includes instructions for the doll and her clothes. The completed Anne will measure about 10 inches tall.



17. POOH CROCHET PATTERN, CROCHET WINNIE THE POOH, AMIGURUMI POOH

The Winnie the Pooh stories have some memorable children’s book characters. And the stories are great for teaching children as well as adults about true friendship.


The Winnie the Pooh amigurumi pattern can be completed by an advanced beginner. Finished, Pooh will measure about 9.84 inches tall.



18. TINKERBELL AMIGURUMI

Are you searching for a free Disney amigurumi pattern? Here is a cutie! With this free download, you can make the one and only Tinkerbell. This is an intermediate to advanced level crochet amigurumi pattern.




SO, WHICH ONE OF THESE CHILDREN'S BOOK CHARACTERS AMIGURUMI PATTERNS ARE YOU GOING TO STITCH UP?