The Owl Bean Paperweight by Sweet Softies

The Owl Bean Paperweight

February 2019
both are used in this pattern
yarn held together
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
3.75 mm (F)
3 inches tall
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Note: Yarn is held doubled throughout this entire pattern!!

The Owl Bean is a cute baby owlet amigurumi that makes a perfect desk-mate or paperweight! He is crocheted with yarn held doubled and works up very quickly. Make him as a gift for a friend or family member who adores owls!

Note: Video tutorial for holding yarn doubled using ONE ball of yarn is available on the Sweet Softies Youtube Channel.


Beginner. Requires familiarity with stitches used (below).

Stitches/Terms (US Terms):
magic ring (MR), chain (ch), slip stitch (sl st), sc (single crochet), hdc (half double crochet), dc (double crochet), dc-inc (double crochet increase; 2 dc in one st)


  • Medium weight (4) Caron Simply Soft yarn in body (off-white tweed), pouch (bone), and wing (brown) colors. Scraps of orange yarn are needed for the beak.
  • 3.75 mm hook
  • 12mm plastic safety eyes
  • Fiberfill stuffing and dry beans (I used pinto beans)
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors

This pattern is © 2019 Sweet Softies ( For personal use only. You may not copy, alter, or sell this pattern in any way. You may sell finished items made with this pattern if you credit Sweet Softies as the designer and link to my website. No wholesale. (@SweetSofties)