Melting Snowman Doll by The Ginger Hooker

Melting Snowman Doll

November 2018
Aran (8 wpi) ?
6 stitches and 6 rows = 1 inch
in sc
4.0 mm (G)
180 yards (165 m)
5-6½” tall
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I love snowmen! They are my favorite thing about winter, so I just knew I needed to make snowman doll to go in my collection.

Some have called it a Topsy-Turvy, reversible, or 2 in 1 doll.

This pattern was fully tested by testers with varying levels of experience.

This pattern is written in American Standard Terms. I have used photographs to help with instructions throughout. A printer friendly version will also be included.


  • a .pdf file with detailed instructions
  • 8 pages long and has 23 pictures to help you visually
  • the pattern is available in English
  • a print friendly version
  • Instant digital download - ready to download immediately after the payment. You will see the download link in details of your order.

DIFFICULTY: Advanced Beginner

Snowman – 6½” tall when standing
Melting Snowball – 5” tall (including pom-pom)
* If the same gauge is used as the pattern indicates.


  • Worsted weight yarn in white, orange, black, a hat color, pom-pom color, mitten color, and scarf color. 
(I use Hobby Lobby’s I love this Cotton!)
  • Size G (4.0mm) Crochet Hook
  • Yarn Needle
  • Stitch Marker
  • Fiberfill
  • 9mm safety eyes for snowman eyes
  • 6mm safety eyes for buttons
  • Various buttons or felt (optional) for face pieces.
  • Fabric glue or hot glue (optional) for gluing face pieces to snowball.
  • Small (1 3/8”) Pom-Pom Maker (optional)
  • Extra Small (¾“) Pom-Pom Maker (optional)

Pattern Stitches:
mc = Magic Circle
ch = Chain
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
sl st = Slip Stitch
sk = Skip
sc = Single Crochet
dec = Single Crochet Decrease
inc = Single Crochet Increase
hdc = Half Double Crochet
dc = Double Crochet
fpsc = Front Post Single Crochet
bpsc = Back Post Single Crochet
blo = Back Loop Only
flo = Front Loop Only
RS = Right Side
WS = Wrong Side
FO = Finish Off

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