Materials:

  • Yarn: YarnArt Jeans #03 (white) and YarnArt Jeans #40 (brown)
  • Hook size: 1.75 mm or 2.0 mm
  • 8-10 mm safrty eyes
  • A plastic nose 15×12 mm
  • Stitch marker
  • 2 buttons d=15 mm and two buttons d=20 mm
  • Tapestry needle
  • Scissors
  • Fabric glue
  • Fiberfill

Abbreviations:
R = row
mc = magic circle (magic ring)
ch = chain
sc = single crochet
inc = 2 sc in the next stitch
dec = single crochet 2 stitches together
BLO = back loop only
F.o. = fasten off
(12) = number of stitches you should have at the end of the round/row
( )* 6 = repeat whatever is between the brackets the number of times stated

Amigurumi bear free crochet pattern

Crochet toy bear amigurumi

Head
With white yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc)*6 (12)
R 3: (1 sc, inc)*6 (18)
R 4: 1 sc, inc, (2 sc, inc)*5, 1 sc (24)
R 5: (3 sc, inc)*6 (30)
R 6: 2 sc, inc, (4 sc, inc)*5, 2 sc (36)
R 7: (5 sc, inc)*6 (42)
R 8: 3 sc, inc, (6 sc, inc)*5, 3 sc (48)
R 9: (7 sc, inc)*6 (54)
R 10: 4 sc, inc, (8 sc, inc)*5, 4 sc (60)
R 11: (9 sc, inc)*6 (66)
R 12: 5 sc, inc, (10 sc, inc)*5, 5 sc (72)
R 13: (11 sc, inc)*6 (78)
R 14-26: 78 sc (13 rows)
R 27: (11 sc, dec)*6 (72)
R 28: 5 sc, dec, (10 sc, dec)*5, 5 sc (66)
R 29: (9 sc, dec)*6 (60)
R 30: 4 sc, dec, (8 sc, dec)*5, 4 sc (54)
R 31: (7 sc, dec)*6 (48)
R 32: 3 sc, dec, (6 sc, dec)*5, 3 sc (42)
R 33: (5 sc, dec)*6 (36)
R 34: 2 sc, dec, (4 sc, dec)*5, 2 sc (30)
Stuff with fiberfill.
F.o.

Muzzle
With white yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (4 sc in one st, 2 sc)*2 (12)
R 3: 1 sc, 3 inc, 3 sc, 3 inc, 2 sc (18)
R 4: 2 sc, 3 inc, 6 sc, 3 inc, 4 sc (24)
R 5: 3 sc, (inc, 1 sc)*3, 6 sc, (inc, 1 sc)*3, 3 sc (30)
R 6-9: 30 sc (4 rows)
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.

Sew muzzle to the head between R 21 and R 31, put some fiberfill inside before you finish.
Insert safety eyes above the muzzle at theat the distance of 4 st from each other.
Glue the nose to the muzzle.

Ears

Inner part (make 2)
With brown yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (4 sc in one st, 2 sc)*2 (12)
R 3: (1 sc, inc)*2, 2 sc, (1 sc, inc)*2, 2 sc (16)
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.

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Outer part (make 2)
With white yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc)*6 (12)
R 3: (1 sc, inc)*6 (18)
R 4: (2 sc, inc)*6 (24)
R 5: (3 sc, inc)*6 (30)
R 6-7: 30 sc (2 rows)
R 8: (3 sc, dec)*6 (24)
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.
Fold top of ear flat and 12 sc through both sides across.

Sew the inner parts of the ears on the outer ones.
Sew the ears to the head between R 6 and R 15.

Body
With white yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc)*6 (12)
R 3: (1 sc, inc)*6 (18)
R 4: 1 sc, inc, (2 sc, inc)*5, 1 sc (24)
R 5: (3 sc, inc)*6 (30)
R 6: 2 sc, inc, (4 sc, inc)*5, 2 sc (36)
R 7: (5 sc, inc)*6 (42)
R 8: 3 sc, inc, (6 sc, inc)*5, 3 sc (48)
R 9: (7 sc, inc)*6 (54)
R 10: 4 sc, inc, (8 sc, inc)*5, 4 sc (60)
R 11: (9 sc, inc)*6 (66)
R 12-21: 66 sc (10 rows)
R 22: (9 sc, dec)*6 (60)
R 23-24: 60 sc (2 rows)
R 25: 4 sc, dec, (8 sc, dec)*5, 4 sc (54)
R 26-27: 54 sc (2 rows)
R 28: (7 sc, dec)*6 (48)
R 29-31: 48 sc (3 rows)
R 32: 3 sc, dec, (6 sc, dec)*5, 3 sc (42)
R 33-35: 42 sc (3 rows)
R 36: (5 sc, dec)*6 (36)
R 37: 36 sc
R 38: 2 sc, dec, (4 sc, dec)*5, 2 sc (30)
R 39: 30 sc
Stuff with fiberfill.
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.

Sew head to the body.

Legs (make 2)
With brown yarn:
Make 9 ch.
R 1: From the 2nd ch from hook: 7 sc, 3 sc in one st, 6 sc, inc (18)
R 2: inc, 6 sc, 3 inc, 6 sc, 2 inc (24)
R 3: 1 sc, inc, 6 sc, (1 sc, inc)*3, 6 sc, (1 sc, inc)*2 (30)
R 4: 2 sc, inc, 6 sc, (2 sc, inc)*3, 6 sc, (2 sc, inc)*2 (36)
Change to white yarn:
R 5: 3 sc, inc, 6 sc, (3 sc, inc)*3, 6 sc, (3 sc, inc)*2 (42)
R 6: 4 sc, inc, 6 sc, (4 sc, inc)*3, 6 sc, (4 sc, inc)*2 (48)
Place the yarn marker in the middle!
R 7: BLO 48 sc
R 8-10: 48 sc (3 rows)
R 11: 18 sc, 6 dec, 18 sc (42)
R 12: 42 sc
R 13: 15 sc, 6 dec, 15 sc (36)
R 14: 12 sc, 6 dec, 12 sc (30)
R 15: 9 sc, 6 dec, 9 sc (24)
Stuff with fiberfill.
R 16: (4 sc, dec)*4 (20)
R 17-26: 20 sc (10 rows)
R 27: (2 sc, dec)*5 (15)
R 28: (1 sc, dec) *5 (10)
Finish stuffing.
R 29: (dec)*5 (5)
F.o.

Attach legs to the body between R 12 and R 13 using buttons.  View video tutorial here >>> How to attach jointed arms and legs using buttons.

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Arms (make 2)
With white yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc)*6 (12)
R 3: (1 sc, inc)*6 (18)
R 4: (2 sc, inc)*6 (24)
R 5: (7 sc, inc)*3 (27)
R 6-8: 27 sc (3 rows)
R 9: (7 sc, dec)*3 (24)
R 10: (6 sc, dec)*3 (21)
R 11: (5 sc, dec)*3 (18)
R 12-27: 18 sc (16 rows)
R 28: (1 sc, dec)*6 (12)
Stuff with fiberfill.
R 29: (dec)*6 (6)
F.o.

Attach arms to the body between R 34 or R 35 using buttons.

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Tail
With white yarn:
R 1: 6 sc in mc (6)
R 2: (inc)*6 (12)
R 3: (1 sc, inc)*6 (18)
R 4: (2 sc, inc)*6 (24)
R 5-7: 24 sc (3 rows)
R 8: (1 sc, dec)*8 (16)
F.o. and leave a long tail for sewing.

Sew tail to the body.