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Free Angel Crochet Pattern

This free Angel crochet pattern is a fun little project for practised beginners to Amigurumi pros. It comes with a video tutorial for those of you who like to crochet along or need visual guidance. This little Angel makes a cute little keepsake to give as a gift or carry with you as your Guardian Angel.

free Angel crochet pattern

You can scroll down to the written pattern below or watch the video tutorial here.

Materials and tools

  • 4-Ply / Fingering weight  OR DK / Light worsted cotton yarn, e.g. Scheepjes Catona in white, hair color of choice, skin tone of choice and orange or yellow
  • 2.5mm / between size B-1 and C-2 crochet hook
  • 1 pair of 5mm safety eyes
  • Fiberfill
  • Yarn needle
  • Stitch marker
  • 9 cm / 3.5″ long piece of 1mm thick (18 AWG) craft wire
  • Pins
  • Scissors

Abbreviations

St = stitch

Sl st = slip stitch

Sc = single crochet

Inc = sc increase: single crochet 2 in same st

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

BLO = crochet back loops only

[…] = stitches that are repeated in the round

(…) = stitch count once round is completed

*… = number of repetitions

Instructions

Start with the top of the head in skin tone of choice

Rnd 1: 6 sc in magic ring (6)

Rnd 2: 6 inc (12)

Rnd 3: [sc, inc]*6 (18)

Rnd 4: [2 sc, inc]*6 (24)

Rnd 5 to 9 (5 rnds): 24 sc (24)

Rnd 10: [2 sc, dec]*6 (18)

Insert the safety eyes in between rounds 6 and 7 with about 4 stitches space in between.

Continue with the body in white

Rnd 11: Change color to white in a sc, 17 sc (18)

Rnd 12: Sc, inc [2 sc, inc]*5, sc (24)

Rnd 13: [3 sc, inc]*6 (30)

Rnd 14 to 20 (7 rnds): 30 sc (30)

Rnd 21: BLO: [3 sc, dec]*6 (24)

Fill the body with fiberfill and finish the body

Rnd 22: [2 sc, dec]*6 (18)

Rnd 23: [sc, dec]*6 (12)

Rnd 24: 6 dec (6)

Fasten off and weave in the yarn ends.

Crochet the hair in the hair color of choice

Rnd 1: 6 sc in magic ring (6)

Rnd 2: 6 inc (12)

Rnd 3: [sc, inc]*6 (18)

Rnd 4: Sc, inc, [2 sc, inc]*5, sc (24)

Rnd 5 to 7 (3 rnds): 24 sc (24)

Rnd 8: [4 ch, 3 sc (starting in 2nd ch), sl st in next st]*3, 

3 ch, 2 sc (starting in 2nd ch), sl st in next st, 

2 ch, dc, sc, sl st, sc, 

[4 ch, 3 sc (starting in 2nd ch), sl st in next st]*2, 

[5 ch, 4 sc (starting in 2nd ch), sl st in next st]*3, 

4 ch, 3 sc (starting in 2nd ch), sl st in next st, 

4 ch, 3 sc (starting in 2nd ch), sc in next st, 

sl st, sc, dc, 2 ch, sl st in same st, 

3 ch, 2 sc (starting in 2nd ch), sl st in next st,

[4 ch, 3 sc (starting in 2nd ch), sl st in next st]*4

Crochet the halo in yellow/gold/orange

Take a 9cm / 3.5” long piece of craft wire and bend both ends down 90 degrees at 2cm / 0.8”. 

Make approx. 16 sc around the wire until the center part of the wire until 5cm / 2” are covered. You will use the 2cm / 0.8” ends on each side to attach the halo later.

Crochet the wings in white (make 2)

Rnd 1: 6 sc in magic ring (6)

Rnd 2: 6 inc (12)

Rnd 3: [sc, inc]*6 (18)

Press both sides together with the last stitch on the right side (or the left if you are left-handed)

R 4: 6 ch, 5 sl st (starting in 2nd ch), sl st in next st and corresponding st on opposite side together,

[7 ch, 5 sl st (starting in 2nd ch), sl st in next st and corresponding st on opposite side together]*3,

[6 ch, 5 sl st (starting in 2nd ch), sl st in next st and corresponding st on opposite side together]*3,

5 ch, 4 sl st (starting in 2nd ch), sl st in next st and corresponding st on opposite side together,

4 ch, 3 sl st (starting in 2nd ch), sl st in next st and corresponding st on opposite side together

Fasten off, leaving a long yarn end.

Assembly

You can watch the assembly part of the project here.

Sew the bases of the wings on the back, using the long yarn ends.

Attach the halo to the hair by inserting the wire ends on each side of the hair in between rounds 3 and 4. Bend the wire ends at the wrong side of the hair to secure the halo. Then bring the yarn ends through the same spots as the wire ends, using a yarn needle. Carefully tie them together without too much tension. Cut the yarn ends short.

Sew the hair on the head, using the long yarn end. Stitch down the front strands around the face.

Your little Angel is now complete!

I would love to see how your little angel! 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 are welcome to create products to sell using this pattern. If you wish to do so, please credit my blog stellasyarnuniverse.com for the pattern.

Thank you for stopping by! Happy creating!

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