Blue Tit amigurumi crochet pattern
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Eurasian Blue Tit Amigurumi Pattern

This Eurasian Blue Tit amigurumi is a great project for intermediate as well as seasoned crocheters! You don’t necessarily have to use it to make a blue tit. You can let your creativity flow and make any any bird you like. There’s also a video tutorial on my YouTube channel, in case you need visual guidance.

Blue tit Amigurumi Pattern - Free Crochet Pattern

This pattern is written in US crochet terms. You can convert it to British terms using my conversion chart.

Crochet Conversion Chart

I would love to see your Blue Tit amigurumi! Share your creation on Instagram and tag me @stellasyarnuniverse for the monthly chance to win a pdf pattern of your choice from my Etsy shop! Winners are announced on my Instagram page @stellasyarnuniverse every 1st of the month!

You can crochet along with me, watching my matching tutorial on YouTube:

Materials for the Blue Tit amigurumi

DK/light worsted weight cotton yarn in blue, white, yellow and black (I used Rico Creative Ricorumi in Denim (034), Cream (002), Black (060) and Yellow (006))

2.5mm/size B or C crochet hook

4mm (0.16″) safety eyes or black embroidery floss/yarn

Fiberfill 

Yarn needle 

Stitch markers

Sewing pins

30cm / 12″ long piece of 1 or 2mm thick craft wire

Small flat pliers (optional)

Scissors

Abbreviations

R = row

Rnd = rd

St(s) = stitch(es)

Ch = chain

Sl st = slip stitch

Sc = single crochet

Inc = single crochet 2 in same st

Dec = invisible decrease: Insert hook in front loops of next 2 sts, yarn over, pull through both front loops, yarn over, pull through 2 remaining loops

Sk = skip

[…] = series of stitches to be repeated

(…) = stitch count once round is completed

Instructions for the Blue Tit Amigurumi

Crochet the beak in gray

Ch 2, leaving a long tail for sewing

Sc 1 in 2nd ch (1)

Crochet the head and body

Make a magic ring in blue

Rnd 1: Sc 6 in the magic ring (6)

Rnd 2: Inc in every stitch (12)

Rnd 3: [sc 1 in next st, inc 1 in next st] repeat 5 times, sc 1 in next st, inc 1 in next st changing to white in 2nd sc (18)

Rnd 4: [inc 1, sc 5]*2, inc 1, sc 4, sc 1 changing to black (21)

Rnd 5: Inc 1, sc 6, inc 1, sc 5, sc 1 changing to blue, inc 1, sc 5, sc 1 changing to white (24)

Rnd 6: Sc 7, sc 1 changing to black, sc 1 changing to white, sc 6, sc 1 changing to blue, sc 7, sc 1 changing to black (24)

Fasten off white yarn.

Rnd 7: Sc 15, sc 1 changing to blue, sc 7, sc1 changing to yellow (24)

Attach the beak centered between round 5 and 6. Tie the yarn ends together inside the head.

Rnd 8: [inc 1, sc 3]*3, inc, sc 2, sc 1 changing to blue, [inc 1, sc 3 ]*2 (30)

Rnd 9: Sc 1 changing to yellow, sc 2, dec, [sc 3, dec]*2, sc 3, dec changing to blue, [sc 2, inc 1 ]*3, sc 1 (29)

Rnd 10: Sc 1, inc 1 changing to yellow, sc 6, sc 1 changing to blue, sc 1 changing to yellow, sc 6, sc 1 changing to blue, sc 12 (30)

Rnd 11: Sc 2, sc 1 changing to yellow, sc 6, sc 1 changing to blue, sc 1 changing to yellow, sc 6, sc 1 changing to blue, sc 12 (30)

Rnd 12: Sc 2, sc 1 changing to yellow, sc 6, sc 1 changing to blue, sc 1 changing to yellow, sc 6, sc 1 changing to blue, sc 6, ch 5, sk 5 (30)

Fasten off blue yarn.

Rnd 13: [sc 4, dec]*6 (30) (treat the chains as you would treat regular sc stitches)

Rnd 14: [sc 3, dec]*6 (24)

Rnd 15: [sc 2, dec]*6 (18)

Fill the head and body with fiberfill and keep filling after each following round.

Rnd 16: [sc 1, dec]*6 (12)

Rnd 17: Dec 6 times (6)

Fasten off and close the round.

Crochet the tail

Join blue yarn at the left side of the opening between round 12 and 13. (see video)

Rnd 1: Sc 5, sc 1 in side between rnd 12 and 13 changing to yellow, sc 3, sc 1 in side where you joined yarn changing to blue (10)

Rnd 2: Sc 5, sc 1 changing to yellow , sc 3, sc 1 changing to blue (10)

Rnd 3: Sc 2, dec, sc 1, sc 1 changing to yellow, sc 3, sc 1 changing to blue (9)

Rnd 4 to 8 (5 rnds): Sc 9 (9)

Rnd 9: [sc 1, dec]*3 (6)

Fasten off and close the round.

Crochet the wings in blue (make 2)

Leaving an approx. 30cm/12″ long tail, ch 2

R 1: Inc 1 (2)

R 2: ch 1, turn, inc 2 (4)

R 3: ch 1, turn, sc 4 (4)

R 4: Ch 1 in white, turn, sc 4 (4)

R 5: Ch 1 in blue, turn, sc 4 (4)

R 6 and 7 (2 rs): Ch 1, turn, sc 4 (4)

R 8: ch 1, turn, sc 1, sk 1, sc 2 (3)

R 9: ch 1, turn, sk 1, sc 2 (2)

R 10: ch 1, turn, sc 2 (2)

R 11: ch 1, turn, sk 1, sc 1 (1)

R 12: ch 1, turn, sc 1 (1)

Sc all around the wing from where you are:

Sc 12 up towards the top of the wing,

sc 2 in the ch on top of the wing,

sc 12 back down towards the tip of the wing.

Fasten off with an invisible finish, leaving a long tail for sewing. Weave in the working end and white yarn ends.

Sew the wings on the body.

Attach and shape the wire legs and feet

The easiest way to show you is through my video tutorial. Click here to jump to the part for the legs and feet.

Your Blue Tit Amigurumi is now complete!

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Happy creating!

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