Place this adorable crochet reindeer under the tree to make Christmas morning extra cuddly! It will bring the holiday spirit to your home and delight all your guests.
You can also give it out to a friend or coworker as Secret Santa gift that can be snuggled all year long!
To crochet Cuddle Me Reindeer you’ll need:
- Yarnart Jeans (55% cotton, 45% acrylic; 160 m / 50 g) in beige, light and dark brown, red and green colors
- 2.0 mm crochet hook
- Fiberfill for stuffing
- 8 mm safety eyes
- Scissors and sewing needle
In case you use the specified yarn and hook, your Cuddle Me Reindeer will be about 20 cm (7.9″) tall including horns. The pattern can also work well with the yarn of other weight, but the size of finished crochet toy will be different.
Skill level: intermediate
If you want to make other animals from the Cuddle Me Toy collection, you can find crochet patterns following the links:
Cuddle Me Sheep Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Pony Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Rhino Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Cow Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Dragon Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Hippo Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Fox Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Raccoon Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Elephant Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Monkey Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Lion Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Panda Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Bunny Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Bear Amigurumi Pattern
Cuddle Me Reindeer
Free crochet pattern
ch = chain
st = stitch
sc = single crochet
inc = increase (2 sc in one st)
dec = decrease (2 sc together)
sl st = slip stitch
(..) = repeat the space in brackets the given number of times
[..] = total number of stitches
Work in continuous rounds using a stitch marker unless otherwise specified.
Crochet with light brown yarn.
Rnd 1: 6 sc in magic ring 
Rnd 2: (inc) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 3: (sc in next st, inc) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 4: (sc in next 2 st, inc) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 5: (sc in next 3 st, inc) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 6: (sc in next 4 st, inc) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 7-11: sc in all 36 st 
Rnd 12: (sc in next 5 st, inc) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 13-14: sc in all 42 st 
Rnd 15: (sc in next 5 st, dec) repeat 6 times 
Insert safety eyes between Rnd 11 and Rnd 12 (5 stitches between the eyes).
Rnd 16: (sc in next 4 st, dec) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 17: (sc in next 3 st, dec) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 18: (sc in next 2 st, dec) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 19: (sc in next st, dec) repeat 6 times 
Fasten off and weave in the end. Stuff with fiberfill.
Crochet with beige yarn.
Make 5 ch and crochet in spiral working on both sides of the foundation chain.
Rnd 1: 2 sc in the second ch from hook, sc in next 2 st, 4 sc in next st, sc in next 2 st, inc 
Rnd 2: sc in next st, inc, sc in next 2 st, inc, sc in next 2 st, inc, sc in next 2 st, inc, sc in next st 
Rnd 3: sc in next st, inc, sc in next 4 st, inc, sc in next 2 st, inc, sc in next 4 st, inc, sc in next st 
Rnd 4: sc in all 20 st 
Finish with sl st. Fasten off leaving a tail for sewing.