Wee Rex by Sarah Sloyer

Wee Rex

April 2016
Aran (8 wpi) ?
3.25 mm (D)
22 - 25 yards (20 - 23 m)
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Wee Rex is a cute baby sitting t-rex whose pattern is available for free! Since he can be made in just a few hours with leftover yarn, he’s a perfect quick project to make for yourself or as a gift for any dinosaur lover you might know. Make a whole bunch!

Pattern is 8 pages long and includes photos and all the instructions you need to make your own Wee Rex.

Finished size: 2.5” tall, though your finished size may vary depending on your yarn weight, hook size and tension. Double up on your yarn or use a thicker kind to make a larger Wee Rex!
Difficulty level: Easy-intermediate
Time to finish: Approximately 3 hours


  • Approximately 22 yd of Color A (body)
  • Approximately 2 yd of Color B (stripes)
  • Polyester fiberfill
  • 6 mm safety eyes (2)
  • Yarn needle

Colors Used

  • Pink Wee Rex: Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice in Raspberry (body) and Magenta (stripes)
  • Green Wee Rex: Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice in Fern (body) and Kelly Green (stripes)
  • Light Green Wee Rex (No stripes): Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice in Dusty Green
  • Orange Wee Rex: Big Twist in Baby Goldfish (body) and Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice in Sky Blue (stripes)

I am happy to offer email support if you need any help while working through my patterns! This pattern is for personal use only.