A great amigurumi pattern for Christmas. Do you want to do it?

Crochet pig wearing red and white striped Christmas sweater. Make your own an adorable pig toy using our free amigurumi pattern. This pattern can be done with a plush, cotton or acrylic yarn.

Abbreviations:
R = row
mc = magic circle
ch = chain
sc = single crochet
inc = 2 sc in the next stitch
dec = single crochet 2 stitches together
BLO = back loop only
F.o. = finish off
( ) = 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

If you use a plush yarn, it may be better to sew details to each other with other yarn not with plush one.

Head
With pink yarn:
R 1: 2 ch, 6 sc on the 2nd ch from hook (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 8-11: 42 sc (4 rows)
R 12: 13 sc, inc, (3 sc, inc)*7 (50)
R 13: 14 sc, inc, (4 sc, inc)*7 (58)
R 14-15: 58 sc (2 rows)
R 16: dec, (7 sc, dec)*5, 3 sc, dec, 4 sc, dec (50)
R 17: (2 sc, dec)*2, (6 sc, dec)*5, dec (42)
R 18: (5 sc, dec)*6 (36)
R 19: 2 sc, dec, (4 sc, dec)*5, 2 sc (30)
R 20: (3 sc, dec)*6 (24)
R 21: 1 sc, dec, (2 sc, dec)*5, 1 sc (18)
F.o.

Ears (make 2)
With pink yarn:
R 1: 2 ch, 6 sc on the 2nd ch from hook (6)
R 2: 6 sc (6)
R 3: (1 sc, inc)*3 (9)
R 4: (2 sc, inc)*3 (12)
R 5: (3 sc, inc)*3 (15)
R 6: (4 sc, inc)*3 (18)
R 7: (5 sc, inc)*3 (21)
R 8-11: 21 sc (4 rows)
F.o. and leave a tail for sewing.

Muzzle
With pink yarn:
R 1: 2 ch, 6 sc on the 2nd ch from hook (6)
R 2: inc*6 (12)
R 3: (1 sc, inc)*6 (18)
R 4: (2 sc, inc)*6 (24)
R 5: BLO 24 sc
R 6: 24 sc
F.o. and leave a tail for sewing.

Legs and body

Legs (make 2)
With pink yarn:
R 1: 2 ch, 6 sc on the 2nd ch from hook (6)
R 2: inc*6 (12)
R 3: (1 sc, inc)*6 (18)
R 4: BLO 18 sc
R 5-13: 18 sc (9 rows)
Don’t cut the yarn when you’ll finish the second leg.

Continue crocheting in the round:
R 14: 18 sc on the first leg, 18 sc on the second leg (36)
R 15-16: 36 sc (2 rows)
Then alternate two colours white and red to get stripes (change colour every 2 rows).
R 17-24: 36 sc (8 rows)
R 25: (7 sc, dec)*4 (32)
R 26: 32 sc
R 27: (6 sc, dec)*4 (28)
R 28: 28 sc
R 29: (5 sc, dec)*4 (24)
R 30: 24 sc
With pink yarn (crochet a neck):
R 31: (4 sc, dec)*4 (20)
R 32: 20 sc
R 33: (8 sc, dec)*2 (18)
F.o. and leave a tail for sewing.

Arms (make 2)
With pink yarn:
R 1: 2 ch, 6 sc on the 2nd ch from hook (6)
R 2: inc*6 (12)
R 3: (3 sc, inc)*3 (15)
R 4: 15 sc
R 5: (3 sc, dec)*3 (12)
With red yarn:
R 6-9: 12 sc (4 rows)
R 10: (4 sc, dec)*2 (10)
R 11-12: 10 sc (2 rows)
R 13: (3 sc, dec)*2 (8)
R 14-15: 8 sc (2 rows)
Stuff only bottom of the arm.

Fold top of arm flat and 3 sc through both sides across.
Leave a long tail for sewing.

Designed and photos by Julia Kuzmova
Instagram: @by_kuzmova_ua
Translated by Amigurumiforum.com