Itty Bitty Bunnies ( free pattern )

Easters on its way, and that means big family meals, chocolate, and bunnies!! In honor of the bunnies ( can you tell I love the Easter bunny?! ) I’ve written out a quick little guy that will take no time to whip up.  Put him in a basket or make a bunch and use them for place settings! Either way, they’re so little and cute!!

Supplies:

F – hook

Worsted weight yarn ( any color )
Embroidery floss
Poly fil stuffing
Yarn needle

Small piece of white felt

Terms:

ch – chain
sc – single crochet
inc – increase

dec – decrease

Legs: make two

Starting with a magic circle

  1. sc 7 in magic circle – 7
  2. sc around – 7
  3. sc around – 7

F/O, weave in ends.

Body:

-Connect the two legs with a single crochet
-continue crocheting around both legs – 13

  1. sc 6, inc, sc 6 – 14
  2. sc around – 14
  3. sc around – 14
  4. sc 6, dec, sc 6 – 13
  5. sc 5, dec, sc 6 – 12

Stuff, dec 6, sew shut, weave in ends.

Arms: make two

Starting with magic circle

  1. sc 5 in magic circle – 5
  2. sc around – 5
  3. sc around – 5
  4. sc around – 5

F/O, leave tail for sewing. Do not stuff.

Head:

Starting with a magic circle

  1. sc 6 in magic circle – 6
  2. 2sc in each st around – 12
  3. ( sc, inc )6x – 15
  4. sc around – 15
  5. sc around – 15
  6. ( sc, dec )6x – 12

dec 6x, F/O, leave tail for sewing

Ears: make two

Starting with a magic circle:

  1. 4sc in magic circle – 4
  2. 2sc in each st around – 8
  3. sc around – 8
  4. dec 4 – 4
  5. sc around – 4
  6. sc around – 4
  7. sc around – 4

F/O, leave tail for sewing

Face:

Using white felt, cut small circle for muzzle.
Embroider on nose.

Embroider on eyes.

Bow: optional

Ch 4

  1. Starting in second ch from hk, sc across – 3

F/O, weave in ends

Wrap a piece of yarn tightly around center, tie tightly.

Assembly:

  • Sew head onto body.
  • Sew arms onto body.
  • Sew ears onto head.



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