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Muriel the Butterfly Crochet Amigurumi Pattern



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What You Get+-

Who can resist an adorable butterfly?

This cutie comes with instructions for inserting a rattle… so she’s the perfect play-thing for your little one!

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.)


Muriel measures 6 inches tall 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:

  • 3 colors of worsted weight yarn - less than a skein of each. The sample uses blue, grey and white. (She's a great stash buster!)
  • Size H crochet hook (or size appropriate for yarn chosen)
  • Polyester stuffing
  • 2 12 mm black eyes
  • Tapestry needle
  • Locking stitch markers
  • 1x1 inch square of pink felt
  • Craft glue
  • 1.5 inch rattle insert (optional)


This is an easy pattern, best for adventurous beginners and those who have made at least one basic amigurumi already.

Skills required:

  • single crochet
  • increasing
  • decreasing
  • attaching parts
  • crocheting two rounds together (to get those cute wing bumps)

        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. :-)