Doodle Zoo 1: Doodle the Duckling by Heather C Gibbs | Keep Calm and Crochet On UK Blog

Doodle Zoo 1: Doodle the Duckling

February 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
4 stitches = 1 inch
in pattern stitch
4.0 mm (G)
120 - 130 yards (110 - 119 m)
Finished duckling measures = 3 inches high / 8 cm high
both US and UK
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Let me introduce to you Doodle the Duckling. Created especially for the Little Yellow Duck Project he’s a duckling that likes to get out and about and meet new people. Or you can just use the pattern to make some cute gifts for family and friends.

A great little stash buster you can work up a Doodle in less than an hour and he is oh-so-addictive to make - before you know it you will have oodles of Doodles!

This is an easy pattern suitable for beginners looking to learn some new crochet techniques. The majority of the pattern is worked without joining; placing a stitch marker in the top of the first st to mark start of round.

Pattern is written in UK and US terms and includes explanations of all stitches and abbreviations.


Double Knit (8ply / Yarn Weight #3 / Light #4)
30g / 90 yards of yellow double knit yarn
10g / 40 yards of orange double knit yarn

Hook: 4mm (US size G)

You will also need:

  • Yarn needle
  • Stitch marker
  • 2 x 9mm black safety eyes
  • Polyester toy stuffing

If you like this pattern then please come check out my other designs:

This pattern is (c) designed by Heather Gibbs 2015 and is for Personal use only, not for resale. Patterns are not to be copied, sold or distributed. However, you are welcome to donate, gift as well as sell any of your finished items (if you are an Individual Crafter). If you sell your work online, please credit the work as appropriate and link to my pages where you can: