Small Crochet Pumpkin Pattern - A Free Crochet Pattern - Cross Stitched

Small Crochet Pumpkin Pattern - A Free Crochet Pattern

Creating your very own mini crochet pumpkin is not only fun, but it's also a great way to add a touch of fall to your home decor. Whether you're a seasoned crocheter or looking to try out a new project, this free crochet pattern for a small crochet pumpkin is perfect for crafters of all skill levels.

Materials Needed

  • Lion Brand Basic Stitch yarn (less than 30 yards) or any medium weight #4 yarn
  • Yarn needle
  • Poly-fil stuffing
  • Stick for the pumpkin stem
  • Crochet Hook size G (4 mm)
  • Scissors

Finished Size

Approximately 2″ x 3″


To Begin

Ch 10

Row 1

In the second ch from the hook, sc, sc into each ch across, turn. (9)

Row 2

Ch 1, sc into the first st, sc into each st across, turn.

Row 3

Ch 1, sc bl into the first st, sc bl into each st across, turn.

Rows 4-15

Repeat rows 2 and 3 alternatively.


After completing Row 15, fold up the short ends together so the ridges are on the outside, and join with a slip stitch seam using the same yarn used previously. Turn inside out and fasten off the yarn, leaving a 15″ to 17″ yarn tail.

Use a yarn needle to close up the end where the seam ended, weaving in and out every other space around the short end. Continue weaving until you reach the starting point. Pull the yarn tight to close the circle. Fill in the opening with Poly-fil, ensuring not to overstuff the pumpkin.

Weave in the yarn through the short end to close up the top of the pumpkin, leaving a space for the stem. Add the stick as the pumpkin stem using glue. Congratulations, your small crochet pumpkin is now complete!

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