We are here with a harmless and interesting pattern for babies. Easy to make, the baby hippo that your baby will love is a great option. But be careful not to be small enough to harm your baby.

Skill: easy

Step 1 Semi-ring:
Crochet 15 channels and combine with sl st to make a circle. Start each round with 1 channel and finish with sl st. Continue crocheting about 18 turns. Sc crocheted with yellow thread along the half-ring edges. Fasten and knit at the ends.

Ring:

Crochet 12 ch and join with sl st to make a circle. Continue crocheting around in spiral about 45-46 rounds. Now you have a cylinder. Insert it in the semi-ring, then join the ends of the cylinder with sewing needle to form a ring (don’t forget to fill). Finally fix and knit. Hide the stitch that replaces the half-ring.

Step 2 Arms (2 pieces):

Crochet with blue yarn.
Tour 1: 6 sc in magic ring [6]
Tour 2: (inc) repeat 6 times [12]
Tour 3: (sc in next st, inc) repeat 6 times [18]
Tour 4-5: sc in all 18 st [18]
Tour 6: (sc in next st, dec) repeat 6 times [12]
Tour 7-9: sc in all 12 st [12]
Tour 10: (sc in next st, dec) repeat 4 times [8]
Tour 11-14: sc in all 8 st [8]
Stuff with fiberfill.
Tour 15: (dec) repeat 4 times [4]
Close the hole. Secure by leaving a tail for sewing.

Step 3 Ears (2 pieces):

Crochet with blue yarn.
Tour 1: 6 sc in magic ring [6]
Tour 2: (inc) repeat 6 times [12]
Tour 3-5: sc in all 12 st [12]
Flatten the ear and crochet sc in next 6 st through both layers, thus closing the hole. Then fold the ear in half and sew the bottom edges together.

Step 4 Head:

Crochet 6 ch with blue yarn. Continue working around the foundation chain beginning from the 2nd ch from your hook.
Tour 1: sc in next 4 st, 3 sc in last st, turn, sc in next 3 st, inc [12]
Tour 2: inc, sc in next 3 st, (inc) x 3 times, sc in next 3 st, (inc) x 2 times [18]
Tour 3: inc, sc in next 4 st, (inc, sc in next st) x 3 times, sc in next 3 st, (inc, sc in next st) x 2 times [24]
Tour 4: inc, sc in next 7 st, (inc, sc in next st) x 3 times, sc in next 6 st, (inc, sc in next st) x 2 times [30]
Tour 5: sc in next 2 st, inc, sc in next 6 st, (inc, sc in next 2 st) x 3 times, sc in next 5 st, (inc, sc in next 2 st) x 2 times, inc [37]
Tour 6-10: sc in all 37 st [37]
Tour 11: sc in next 2 st, (dec, sc in next 3 st) repeat 7 times [30]
Tour 12: sc in next 2 st, dec, sc in next 7 st, dec, sc in next 4 st, dec, sc in next 7 st, dec, sc in next 2 st [26]
Tour 13: sc in next 3 st, (inc, sc in next st) x 4 times, sc in next 15 st [30]
Tour 14: (sc in next 2 st, inc) repeat 6 times, sc in next 12 st [36]
Tour 15: (sc in next 2 st, inc) repeat 6 times, sc in next 18 st [42]
Tour 16: (sc in next 9 st, inc) repeat 4 times, sc in next 2 st [46]
Tour 17: sc in all 46 st [46]
Tour 18: (dec, sc in next 6 st) repeat 5 times, dec, sc in next 4 st [40]
Tour 19: (dec, sc in next 6 st) repeat 5 times [35]
Tour 20: (dec, sc in next 5 st) repeat 5 times [30]
Insert safety eyes between Tour 13 and Tour 14 (3-4 st in between them).
Tour 21: (dec, sc in next 3 st) repeat 6 times [24]
Put small beads in the plastic container. Close the container and fix it with cloth adhesive tape.
Place the container with beads inside the head and fill the head with fiber filling.
Tour 22: (dec, sc in next 2 st) repeat 6 times [18]
Tour 23: (dec, sc in next st) repeat 6 times [12]
Tour 24: (dec) repeat 6 times [6]
Secure it, leaving a small tail. Thread the thread tail with the hook or sewing needle through the front loops of the remaining 6 stitches and pull to close the hole.

Step 5 Assembly:

Embroidery nostrils, eyebrows and mouth.
Fix the ears on your head and sew.
Sew the cap in the middle of the half ring.
Sew the arms into the ring near the head.
Wear a scarf.

Now it is ready. Now you can review our site for other patterns you will make.