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Free crochet bunny brooch pattern

Say hello to spring with this super-cute crochet bunny brooch pattern!

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Easter is a great time to bring a touch of cuteness to your crochet, with fluffy chicks, woolly lambs and of course, adorable bunnies! Worked in the round, this crochet bunny brooch by Becky Garratt uses easy-peasy double crochet stitches, with a touch of simple embroidery for her face. The pink colour is so pretty, but you could use all kinds of pastel shades to make a family of sleepy crochet bunny brooches!

You will need

Deramores Studio DK, 1 ball of Blush (70043)

Stranded embroidery cotton, 1 skein in black

3mm (US C/2 or D/3, UK 11) crochet hook

Toy stuffing

Brooch pin

Measurements

5½x8cm (2¼x3in)

Tension

Tension is not important for this project

Abbreviations

You can find a full list of all abbreviations we use in our abbreviations and conversions guide. This pattern is written in UK terminology but you can easily convert it to US terms using the guide.

If you love crochet bunny patterns and are looking for more free patterns, check out our free easter bunny ears pattern or our free amigurumi crochet bunny pattern, or why not try our how to make easy crochet bunny bunting tutorial!

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Free crochet bunny brooch pattern

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Front and back (make 2)

Using 3mm hook, Ch6.

Round 1 (RS) 4dc starting in the second ch from the hook, 3dc in the last ch, then working along the other side of the chain, 1dc in the st just worked, 3dc, 3dc in the last ch, ss to the first dc. [14 sts]

Round 2 Ch1 (does not count as st throughout), 5dc, 2dc in next st, 1dc, 2dc in next st, 4dc, 2dc in next st, 1dc, ss to first dc. [17 sts]

Round 3 Ch1, 2dc in first st, 5dc, 2dc in next st, 1dc, 2dc in next st, 6dc, 2dc in next st, 1dc, ss to first dc. [21 sts]

Round 4 Ch1, 2dc in first st, 6dc, 2dc in next st, 3dc, 2dc in next st, 6dc, 2dc in next st, 2dc, ss to first dc. [25 sts]

Round 5 Ch1, 1dc, 2dc in next st, 7dc, 2dc in next st, 4dc, 2dc in next st, 7dc, 2dc in next st, 2dc, ss to first dc. [29 sts]

Round 6 Ch1, 2dc, 2dc in next st, 8dc, 2dc in next st, 5dc, 2dc in next st, 8dc, 2dc in next st, 2dc, ss to first dc. [33 sts]

Fasten off and weave in ends.

Ears (make 2)

Work continuously in a spiral without closing off each round with a slip stitch. You may find it helpful to put a stitch marker in the first stitch of each round and move it up as you work.

Make a crochet magic loop, 4dc into loop.

Round 1 (RS) 2dc in each dc. [8 sts]

Round 2 (1dc, 2dc in next st) 4 times. [12 sts]

Rounds 3-8 Dc in each dc.

Round 9 (1dc, dc2tog) 4 times. [8 sts]

Round 10 Dc in each dc.

Fasten off and weave in ends.

To make up

Embroider the nose and eyes onto the front piece with three strands of embroidery cotton and a sewing needle, using main image as a guide.
Attach the brooch pin and Ears to the Back piece. Pinch the Ears at the base and stitch before sewing onto the Back piece to help them keep their shape. Sew Front and Back together, adding the toy stuffing halfway through

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