Amigurumi Hippopotamus by Grace and Yarn

Amigurumi Hippopotamus

December 2018
Aran (8 wpi) ?
3.5 mm (E)
255 - 275 yards (233 - 251 m)
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This pattern is available for $3.00 USD
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A free version is also available.

**This listing is for a PDF printable pattern, not a finished product**

I’m excited to share this sweet hippopotamus pattern with you! By including or excluding eyelashes you can make your hippo in a boy or girl version.

This is a beginner friendly pattern that’s great for all skill levels. You will want to be familiar with working in a magic circle and sewing of parts. You can find tips to amigurumi and this free pattern on my blog, This listing is for the ad-free PDF version.

Finished size is approximately 13 inches tall! The legs and body are made as one piece with the head sewn on separately to add extra strength!

Materials you will need:

Size 4 worsted weight yarn (150g color of choice, small amount of white)
3.5 mm crochet hook
15mm safety eyes
Black crochet/embroidery thread for eyelashes (optional)
Scissors and tapestry needle
Stitch markers

Abbreviations used (US Terminology)

MC- Magic circle
SC- Single crochet
SC INC- Single crochet increase
INV DEC- Invisible decrease
DC- Double crochet
St(s)- Stitch(es)

You may make items to sell, gift or donate with this pattern. If you sell online please provide a link back to my website for credit as the designer; You may not sell, make copies, or share the actual pattern, thank you!

Thanks so much for stopping by!