April 23, 2015

09 - Mister Octopus the Amigurumi - September Amigurumi of the Month

Materials Needed:
Bulky Yarn
I Hook
Safety Eyes
Poly Fiber Fill

6SC into MC
2SC in each ST around. (12)
SC1, INC. (18)
SC2, INC. (24)
SC around. Repeat four times. (24)
SC2, DEC. (18)
SC1, DEC. (12)
SC around. Repeat four times. (12)
SC1, INC. (18)
SC2, INC. (24)


*CH30, in second CH from hook, HDC and repeat across CH. (29 HDC). When you get to bottom, SC in next 3ST of last round.* Then repeat from *to* around for about ten legs. SLPST to last leg. FO weave in ends.

  • Insert safety eyes and stuff the bulky part of the head.
  • Then hold the opening shut (making sure that it is horizontal to the eyes) and sew it shut.
  • Fold head back and sew a few stitches to the back of the squid, so it looks like the head is leaning back.

Weave in all ends and enjoy.

You can do this with any size yarn and hook and get the same octopus!


  1. I love this octopus!! Thank you for the pattern!!

  2. I wanted to tell you that I love this octopus pattern. I have a small horde of them amassing in my apartment. Thank you for sharing it!