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18 Free Patterns
Amigurumi Penguins

This collection includes 18 of the most adorable free crochet penguin patterns. So much cuteness!

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Ping the Penguin by PifPaf

Ping the Penguin is a free beginner-level pattern with simple shapes and an easy construction method. The finished toy is approximately 5½” (14 cm) in height.

YARN REQUIRED: #1 sock/fingering weight yarn, e.g., Rainbow Cotton 8/4 from Hobbii in Light Grey, White, and Sunny Yellow.
NOTIONS: 2.50 mm crochet hook, scissors, a small piece of black yarn for the eyebrows, 7 mm safety eyes, a tapestry needle, and stuffing material.

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Pong the Penguin by PifPaf

Pong the Penguin is another adorable free pattern from PifPaf. Pong is a slightly larger penguin; he measures 8½” (22 cm) tall, and the pattern includes instructions for the removable hat, satchel bag, and fish.

YARN REQUIRED: #1 sock/fingering weight yarn, e.g., Rainbow Cotton 8/4 from Hobbii in Light Grey, White, Light Brown, Pastel Mint, Baby Blue, and Sunny Yellow.
NOTIONS: 2.50 mm crochet hook, scissors, a small piece of black yarn for the eyebrows, two 7 mm safety eyes, four 5 mm safety eyes ( for the fish), a tapestry needle, two 3½ cm pom poms, two 12 mm buttons, and stuffing material.

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Baby Penguin Amigurumi from One Dog Woof

The adorable baby penguin toy pictured gets his fuzziness from brushing the finished toy with a dog slicker or bristle brush. The pattern also includes details for making the penguin in a cuddly, boucle-style yarn. The penguin pictured is approximately 8″ high when made in the listed materials.

YARN REQUIRED: One skein of Lion Brand Scarfie in Silver/Cream and small amounts of acrylic, e.g., Lion Brand DIYarn in black and pink.
NOTIONS: 5 mm (H-8) crochet hook, scissors, a tapestry needle, a slicker brush, 9 mm safety eyes, and polyester stuffing.

A black and white crochet penguin with an applique heart on his belly.Pin

Theo the Penguin from Sweet Softies

Theo the Penguin is a free amigurumi pattern inspired by the character in the children’s book Theo’s Heart. The pattern includes video tutorials for crocheting the flippers and feet. The finished toy is 1¼” 6 cm) high.

YARN REQUIRED: #6 super bulky weight yarn for the body and #4 medium/worsted weight yarn for the heart and feet.
NOTIONS: 4 mm and 6 mm crochet hooks, 9 mm plastic safety eyes, stuffing material, a yarn needle, and scissors.

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Little Winter Penguin from Thoresby Cottage

The Little Winter Penguin is a basic, free pattern for a simple little penguin with a cute pompom hat. The finished size is 4″ (10 cm).

YARN REQUIRED: #3 light/DK weight cotton yarn.
NOTIONS: 2.75 mm (C-2) crochet hook, 6 mm safety eyes, stuffing material, pins, sewing thread, a mini pompom, a needle, scissors, and a stitch marker.

A mini crochet penguin with a pink scarf.Pin

Free Crochet Mini Penguin Pattern from Grace And Yarn

This free pattern makes a sweet little crochet penguin about 6″ (15 cm) tall.

YARN REQUIRED: #4 medium/worsted weight yarn. You’ll need approximately 25 g of light grey, 25 g of dark grey, and small amounts of white, orange, and an accent colour for the scarf and cheeks.
NOTIONS: 3.50 mm (E-4) crochet hook, 5 mm (H-8) crochet hook, 9 mm safety eyes, black embroidery thread for the optional eyelashes, scissors, a tapestry needle, stuffing, and stitch markers.

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Bingsoo the Chubby Penguin from Little World of Whimsy

Bingsoo is a free crochet penguin pattern. Made from simple shapes, this is a good pattern for beginners to amigurumi.

YARN REQUIRED: #4 medium/worsted weight yarn for the body and beak, e.g., Feels Like Butta from Lion Brand Yarn, and #2 sport weight yarn for the belly and bow, e.g., Baby Soft.
NOTIONS: 2.50 mm crochet hook, 4 mm safety eyes, a tapestry needle, polyester fiberfill stuffing, stitch markers, and black embroidery thread.

A blue crochet penguin with a bow tie and a hat.Pin

Tuxedo Sam from Amigurumei

Tuxedo Sam is a free pattern for a cute, chubby little Sanrio Penguin.

YARN REQUIRED: #3 light/DK weight yarn in blue, white, yellow, and navy blue.
NOTIONS: 1.75 mm crochet hook, 2.5 mm crochet hook, scissors, a darning needle, red and dark brown embroidery floss, polyester fiberfill, pink brads for the cheeks, and small pebbles for weight.

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Penguin Buddy Crochet Pattern from Briana K Designs

This adorable crochet penguin makes a wonderful gift for children of all ages. The pattern is suitable for advanced beginners, and the finished toy stands about 7½” (19 cm) tall.

YARN REQUIRED: #3 light/DK weight yarn, e.g., Yarn Bee Soft & Sleek DK in the Ivory, Cedar, Linen, and Dijon colourways.
NOTIONS: 4 mm (G-6) crochet hook, removable stitch markers, a yarn needle, and fiberfill stuffing.

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Cuddly Penguin Crochet Pattern from A Menagerie of Stitches

This free pattern includes lots of helpful tutorials covering all the techniques you’ll need to learn to make this cute penguin toy. The finished penguin measures 5″ tall and 5½” wide (12.5 cm x 14 cm).

YARN REQUIRED: #6 super bulky weight yarn.
NOTIONS: 7 mm crochet hook, 15 mm safety eyes, pink felt, a hot glue gun, fiberfill stuffing material, a stitch marker, a yarn needle, pins, and scissors.

Two crochet penguin amigurumi stacked on top of each other.Pin

Cube Penguin Amigurumi Pattern from Crafty Bunny Bun

This cute little penguin has a cube-shaped body. The pattern is relatively simple and includes some helpful photos.

YARN REQUIRED: #3 light/DK weight yarn in blue, white, and yellow.
NOTIONS: 3 mm crochet hook, 8 mm safety eyes, stuffing material, scissors, and a needle.

A brightly coloured crochet penguin with a red and white striped scarf.Pin

Snuggles the Penguin from All About Ami

Snuggles is a free pattern for a cute egg-shaped penguin crocheted in the round. The white belly is crocheted separately, as are the beak and wings. The scarf is a tube – crocheted in the round with simple colour changes.

YARN REQUIRED: #4 medium/worsted weight yarn in Aqua, White, Yellow, and Red.
NOTIONS: 2 mm crochet hook, a yarn needle, fiberfill stuffing, pink felt for the cheeks, 12 mm safety eyes, scissors, and a glue gun.

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Poppy The Penguin Crochet Pattern from Cuddly Stitches Craft

Poppy the Penguin is a free pattern suited to intermediate-level crochet skills. It does include helpful links to tutorials for the techniques used. The finished amigurumi is approximately 8½” (22 cm) tall.

YARN REQUIRED: #2 / Fine / Sport weight yarn, e.g., Jeans from YarnArt in blue, white, yellow, black, and a multicoloured yarn for the scarf.
NOTIONS: Polyester fiberfill stuffing, black thread for the eyelash embroidery, scissors, a needle, two white pompoms, sewing pins, a stitch marker, 12 mm safety eyes, and a 2.5 mm crochet hook.

A realistic looking adult crochet penguin and a baby penguin.Pin

Realistic Crochet Penguin Pattern from Canal Crochet

This free pattern is for both the adult and the baby penguin. The free, written pattern is suitable for crocheters with some amigurumi experience. There is a detailed video tutorial for the pattern, but it is in Spanish only.

YARN REQUIRED: 3 light/DK weight cotton plus acrylic yarn for the baby penguin, which you will brush out to make fluffy feathers.
NOTIONS: 1.5 mm and 2 mm crochet hooks, 7 mm and 4 mm safety eyes, yellow paint, a paintbrush, scissors, a needle, and a slicker brush.

A cartoon-style crochet penguin amigurumi with pink cheeks.Pin

Baby Penguin Crochet Pattern from Elisa’s Crochet

This is a free pattern for a fun and quick amigurumi penguin that is about 4″ tall (10 cm).

YARN REQUIRED: #4 medium/worsted weight cotton in black, grey, white, pink, and yellow.
NOTIONS: 9 mm safety eyes, a 3.5 mm crocht hook scissors, stuffing, and a yarn needle.

Two round crochet penguins in different colours.Pin

Amigurumi Penguins from The Yarn Bowl Crochet

There is a full video tutorial to accompany this free written pattern.

YARN REQUIRED: #5 bulky/chunky weight, chenille-style yarn in grey and white. Plus, a small amount of yellow acrylic for the beak, e.g., I Love This Yarn!, from Hobby Lobby.
NOTIONS: 4 mm crochet hook, safety eyes, safety nose, polyfill stuffing, scissors, a tapestry needle, and a stitch marker.

Two crochet penguins standing together wearing brightly coloured beanies and scarves.Pin

Crochet Penguin Pattern from Jess Huff

Peter the Penguin is a free pattern for a toy that stands 14″ tall (36 cm). It’s an intermediate-advanced level pattern.

YARN REQUIRED: #4 medium/worsted weight yarn, e.g., Red Heart Super Saver. You’ll need 100 yards (91 m) in black, 35 yards (32 m) in white, 3 yards (3 m) in yellow, and 27 yards (25 m) in blue.
NOTIONS: 3.5 mm crochet hook, 15 mm safety eyes, stitch markers, a yarn needle, fiberfill stuffing, scissors, and a pompom maker.


No-Sew Crochet Penguin Pattern from Sweet Softies

This cute little baby penguin was inspired by Pingu’s little sister Pinga. It’s a beginner-friendly no sew pattern with a step-by-step vido tutorial. The finished toy is 3″ high (7.5 cm)

YARN REQUIRED: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn.
NOTIONS: 3.25 mm crochet hook, 7 mm safety eyes, stuffing, scissors, and

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