Black and White and Crochet All Over:
The Best Free Crochet Zebra Patterns

With their bold stripes and whimsical flair, these crocheted zebras will bring a smile to your face. Whether you’re a seasoned crocheter or just starting, these free crochet zebra patterns are the perfect way to explore your creativity and make something truly unique.

A crochet zebra in a sitting position with a pink background.
Photo: Cara Engwerda

Zady the Zebra from Cara Engwerda

Zady the Zebra is a free crochet zebra pattern from the talented Cara Engwerda of @carascreationsaus. Zady measures about 4″ (10 cm) tall when made with the materials listed below.

YARN REQUIRED: #1 / Super Fine / Sock / Fingering weight cotton, e.g., Cotton 8/4 from Cotton Kings. You’ll need less than 50 g of each of the colours Charcoal, White, and Pink.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 2.50 mm crochet hook.
NOTIONS: black yarn or embroidery thread, scissors, a tapestry needle, polyester toy stuffing, and a stitch marker.

A tiny zebra amigurumi held in someones hand.
Photo: Scandistyle Dolls

Tiny Zebra from Scandistyle Dolls

This adorable crochet pattern for a tiny zebra amigurumi is free on Scandistyle Dolls Instagram. The finished zebra is about 3″ (8 cm).

YARN REQUIRED: #1 / Super Fine / Sock / Fingering weight yarn, e.g., Brilliant from Vita.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE:1.5 mm crochet hook.
NOTIONS: 3 mm plastic eyes, a sewing needle, pins, scissors, and fiberfill.

Two crochet zebra softies lying on the ground.

Crochet Zebra Amigurumi Pattern from Craft Passion

This free crochet zebra pattern includes instructions for a 14″ (35.5 cm) zebra and an 11½” (29 cm) zebra foal.

YARN REQUIRED: #3 / Light / DK / Light Worsted weight yarn in Black and White.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 2.50 mm crochet hook.
NOTIONS: two black 10 mm domed buttons for the eyes, 5″ x 3″ picked of grey felt, polyester fiberfill, fabric glue, a darning needle, a long sewing needle, strong sewing thread, a 4″ wide length of cardboard, scissors, pins, and a water erasable fabric marker.

Two crochet zebra toys - one pink and white, one grey and white.

Crochet Zebra from The Friendly Red Fox

This sweet crochet zebra pattern includes some helpful video tutorials to guide you through.

YARN REQUIRED: 50 g each of two contrasting colours in #3 / Light / DK / Light Worsted weight yarn.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 3.25 mm (D-3) and 5 mm (H-8) crochet hooks.
NOTIONS: 12 mm safety eyes, a sewing needle, a stitch marker, embroidery thread, scissors and a yarn needle.

A standing amigurumi zebra wearing a pink scarf.

Zelda the Zebra from Elisa’s Crochet

Zelda the Zebra is a free crochet zebra pattern featuring Tunisian crochet for the scarf. The finished amigurumi measures approximately 7½” x 4″ (19 cm x 10 cm).

YARN REQUIRED: #3 / Light / DK / Light Worsted weight yarn in White, Black, Grey, and Pink.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 2.75 mm (C-2) crochet hook and a 5 mm (H-8) Tunisian crochet hook.
NOTIONS: scissors, a yarn needle, polyester fiberfill, and Black cotton thread for the facial details.

A crochet zebra in shades of purple.

Zane the Zebra from Jess Huff

This cute little zebra plushie is a free crochet pattern from Jess Huff. The finished zebra toy measures approximately 14″ high when standing (35.5 cm).

YARN REQUIRED: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn in three different colours. The yarn used in the image above is Red Heart Super Saver in Dark Orchid, Medium Purple, and Pale Plum.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 3.50 mm (E-4) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: 15 mm safety eyes, a yarn needle, fiberfill, a fabric marker, and scissors.

Two little zebra plushies wearing bow ties: one rainbow coloured and the other black and white

Ziggy the Zebra from Chai Coffee Crochet

Why stick to black and white? Make these cute, chubby little zebra amigurumi in any colour you like.

YARN REQUIRED: #3 / Light / DK / Light Worsted weight yarn.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 3 mm crochet hook.
NOTIONS: a tapestry needle, scissors, a stitch marker, polyfill stuffing, 10 mm safety eyes, and embroidery thread for the facial features.

A chubby crochet zebra toy held in a hand.

Chubby Zebra Amigurumi Pattern from Little Crochet Farm

This free crochet zebra pattern is quick, easy to make, and so cute! There is also a video tutorial to help you with the written pattern – perfect for beginners.

YARN REQUIRED: #2 / Fine / Sport weight cotton.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 2 mm crochet hook.
NOTIONS: black embroidery thread, stuffing material, scissors, a sewing needle, and safety eyes (optional).

A big grey and white crochet zebra softie.

Crochet Zebra from Repeat Crafter Me

This adorable zebra softie is based on a knit zebra designed by Yarnspirations. The finished amigurumi measures about 18″ x 6″ (46 cm x 15 cm).

YARN REQUIRED: #3 / Light / DK / Light Worsted weight yarn, e.g., Softee Baby from Bernat, in the Flannel and Antique White colourways.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 4 mm (G-6) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: polyfill stuffing, 6 mm safety eyes, scissors, and a tapestry needle.

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