Large Sleepy Time Gnome with Moon & Star Pillows by Jen Hayes

Large Sleepy Time Gnome with Moon & Star Pillows

August 2021
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
6.0 mm (J)
70 - 1341 yards (64 - 1226 m)
one size
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Get ready to fall in love with Henry, the Large Sleepy Time Crochet Gnome, and his coordinating star and moon pillows! This project includes three separate PDF patterns to make the gnome, the star pillow, and the moon pillow.

Besides being absolutely adorable, this oversized crochet gnome (approximately 21 inches tall without his hat) works up quickly for its generous size using blanket yarn. He is stuffed with five pounds of Poly-fil making him oh so squishable and irresistible. If you’re a gnome lover or know someone who is, get ready to impress! The recipient of this project is going to love you forever and you’re going to love making him and his coordinating star and moon pillows!


  • Your PDF purchase includes written instructions and helpful photographs to aid in construction.
  • The patterns are written in English using US crochet terminology.
  • The patterns are formatted to have one featured image at the beginning of the pattern for reference, important images for construction within the pattern, and all other full-sized images at the end for easy, optional printing.


  • The skill level needed is advanced beginner.
  • The techniques you will need to know include: chain, single crochet, slip stitch, increase, invisible and regular single crochet decrease, front and back post double crochet, and the adjustable (magic) ring.

To complete the Sleepy Time Gnome, Star, and Moon you will need:

  • blanket yarn in your choice of colors (about 1,341 yds/ m of 6-Super Bulky),
  • a size J/10 (6.0 mm) crochet hook,
  • stitch markers,
  • tapestry needle,
  • 5 pounds of Poly-fil stuffing,
  • scissors,
  • a chopstick or something similar to help stuff small spaces,
  • a 2.5-inch pom-pom maker.


  • The Large Sleepy Time Crochet Gnome measures approximately 21 inches (53 cm) tall not including the hat and approximately 41.5 inches (105 cm) around.
  • The Blanket Yarn Crochet Star measures approximately 10 inches (25 cm) from top point to bottom point. The center portion is approximately 5 inches (12.7 cm) across.
  • The Blanket Yarn Crochet Moon measures approximately 9 inches (23 cm) in diameter.

Thank you for supporting my small business. It means the world! Wishing you a blessed day as you spread kindness and creativity! Happy Crocheting!

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This pattern and its photos are copyright of Jennifer Hayes (Jen Hayes Creations) and are for personal, non-commercial use only. You may not copy, sell, republish, distribute, or translate this pattern and its images in part or whole. You are welcome to sell any finished items produced from this pattern. Please credit Jen Hayes Creations as the designer and include a link to the pattern listing if selling the finished piece online. Thank you.

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