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Forrest the Gnome Crochet Amigurumi Pattern

Skill Builder!


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What You Get+-

Have you been looking for an adorable garden gnome that might bring you a bit of luck? Here he is!

Not only is this cutie adorable, you can customize his hat/suit color combo to suit your style! See the photos for a wizard variation! There's a free tutorial at Shiny Happy World showing the changes you need to make for that.

This is a digital pattern delivered instantly by email. (If you're not sure what a PDF pattern is, you'll find more info here.)


Forrest measures 9 inches long when made with worsted weight yarn.

Want a bigger or smaller cutie? It can be crocheted with any weight yarn!

Tools & Supplies

To complete this pattern, you will need:


This is a skill stretcher, best for folks who have made a few amigurumi already.

Skills required:

  • single crochet
  • increasing
  • decreasing
  • attaching parts
  • single crocheting two rounds together to make standing legs
  • extra shaping for the beard
  • color changes

        The pattern is a pdf that contains step-by-step photographs, and you'll find videos at Shiny Happy World teaching all the skills you'll need. You’ll never feel lost or wonder if you're doing it right. :-)