Mini Pokemon Series: Bulbasaur Amigurumi Pattern

Every time I make a new mini Pokemon for the series, I fall deeper and deeper in love with them! I think this Bulbasaur is perhaps the cutest little thing I’ve ever set my eyes on!

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Bulbasaur Amigurumi Pattern

Materials:

  • Yarn colors: blue-green, teal, green, and black (I used up some yarns in my stash, which were mostly Red Heart yarns)
  • Size D/3-3.25mm hook
  • 2 6mm plastic safety eyes
  • POLY-FIL Fiber (100% Polyester Fiberfil) “stuffing”
  • Yarn Needle
  • Sewing Needle

Pattern – Body:

Rnd 1: In blue-green, make a magic circle. Ch 1 and work 6 sc in the center of the circle. Join to the beginning of the round and ch 1.

Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 3: *2 sc in first st, 1 sc in next st* – repeat around. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 4: Work 1 sc in each st around. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 5: *sc2tog, sc in next st* – repeat around. Join and ch 1.

Carefully stuff the body, but do not overstuff!

Rnd 6: *sc2tog* – repeat around. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 7: *sc2tog* – repeat around. Join and fasten off, leaving a long tail.

Use the tail end of the yarn and your yarn needle to sew closed the remaining hole. Weave in ends.

Pattern – Head:

Rnd 1: In blue-green, make a magic circle. Ch 1 and work 6 sc in the center of the circle. Join to the beginning of the round and ch 1.

Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 3: *2 sc in first st, 1 sc in each of the next 3 sts* – repeat around. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 4: Work 1 sc in each st around. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 5: *sc2tog, 1 sc in each of the next 3 sts* – repeat around. Join and ch 1.

Insert your safety eyes into round 4, spacing them so they are a few stitches apart. See photo for details if necessary.

Carefully stuff the head, but do not overstuff!

Rnd 6: *sc2tog* – repeat around. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 7: *sc2tog* – repeat around. Join and fasten off, leaving a long tail.

Use the tail end of the yarn and your yarn needle to sew closed the remaining hole. Weave in ends.

Pattern – Ears (make 2):

Rnd 1: In blue-green, make a magic circle. Ch 1 and work 5 sc in the center of the circle. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 2: sc2tog, then sc in each remaining st. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 3: sc3tog, join and fasten off, leaving a long tail.

Use the tail end of the yarn and your yarn needle to sew closed the remaining hole. Sew the ears to the head. Weave in ends.

Pattern – Legs (make 4):

Rnd 1: In blue-green, make a magic circle. Ch 1 and work 6 sc in the center of the circle. Join to the beginning of the round and ch 1.

Rnd 2: Work 1 sc in each st around. Join and fasten off, leaving a long tail.

Use the tail end of the yarn and your yarn needle to sew closed the remaining hole. Weave in ends.

Pattern – Bulb:

Rnd 1: In green, make a magic circle. Ch 1 and work 6 sc in the center of the circle. Join to beginning and ch 1.

Rnd 2: Work 1 sc in each st around. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 3: sc2tog, then sc in each of the remaining sts. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 4: *sc2tog* – repeat around. Work 1 sc in last st. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 5: sc2tog, sc. Join and ch 1.

Rnd 6: sc2tog. Join and fasten off, leaving a long tail.

Using the tail end of the yarn and your yarn needle, carefully sew the bulb to the body. See photos if necessary. Weave in ends.

Pattern – Spots:

With a long piece of teal yarn and your yarn needle, carefully sew Bulbasaur’s spots to its legs, back, body, and face. See photos if necessary. Weave in ends.

Pattern – Nose/Nostrils:

Take a piece (about  6”) of black 4-ply yarn and carefully split in half. The result is two strands of 2-ply yarn. Use a sewing needle to carefully make stitches for the nostrils. See photos if necessary. Weave in ends.

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I just can’t get over his little ears and face. Bulba-saur!

This is probably the last of the Pokemon in the series for a little while, but I will have a pattern for a Poke Ball soon!

***Please feel free to share this pattern with other crafters! You may make and sell products from my patterns, but I ask that you please link back to my post. Please do not copy this pattern and claim it as your own. Let’s share the yarn-crafting love!***

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