Mo the Moose Crochet Pattern

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Create your own Woodland gang with the free Woodland Friends Crochet pattern set! Build your own menagerie with Beary the Bear, Foxy the Fox, Mr. Beaver, Harry the Rabbit, and Mo the Moose. With all five patterns accessible for free, you can have your own woodland gang in no time!

Create your own Woodland gang with the free Woodland Friends Crochet pattern set! Build your own menagerie with Beary the Bear, Foxy the Fox, Mr. Beaver, Harry the Rabbit, and Mo the Moose. With all five patterns accessible for free, you can have your own woodland gang in no time!

Mo the Moose Crochet Pattern

Create your own cuddly critter club with the amazing Woodland Friends Collection crochet pattern set! 🧶🐻🦊🐰 Meet Beary, Foxy, Mr. Beaver, Harry and Mo! Best part? It's all FREE. Ready to crochet your own woodland gang?🌲🦌 #CrochetCreatures

MATERIALS AND EQUIPMENT:

  • DK Weight Yarn
  • 1) dark brown (250 m/100 g) – 35 g
  • 2) brown (250 m/100 g) – 15 g
  • 3) beige (250 m/100 g) – 5 g
  • 4) red (250 m/100 g) – 5 g
  • 5) black (250 m/100 g) – 50 cm (about 2 ft.)
  • 2.5 mm crochet hook
  • polyester fiberfill
  • tapestry needle
  • scissors

ABBREVIATIONS:

The pattern is written in US crochet terms.

  • ch(-s). – chain(s)
  • sc – single crochet
  • Rnd(s) – round(s)
  • st(s). – stitch(es)
  • st. – slip stitch
  • incr – increase (2 sc worked into 1 ch)
  • decr – decrease (2 sc crocheted together)

DESCRIPTION:

  • All details are worked in spiral rounds without joining, unless otherwise stated.
  • The finished amigurumi is about 7” tall, if made with indicated yarn weight and hook size.
  • For rounds with just a total number of stitches that means 1 sc in each st around. We aren’t increasing or decreasing, just crocheting the same number of stitches.

BODY:

With dark brown

Rnd 1: ch. 2, work 8 sc into the 2nd ch. from the hook = 8 sc,

Rnd 2: incr around = 16 sc,

Rnd 3: (incr, 3 sc) – repeat 4 times = 20 sc,

Rnd 4: 2 sc, (incr, 4 sc) – repeat 3 times, incr, 2 sc = 24 sc,

Rnd 5: 24 sc,

Rnd 6: 4 sc, (incr, 5 sc) – repeat 3 times, incr, 1 sc = 28 sc,

Rnd 7: 28 sc,

Rnd 8: (6 sc, 1 incr) – repeat 4 times = 32 sc,

Rnds 9 – 12: 32 sc,

Rnd 13: (incr, 7 sc) – repeat 4 times = 36 sc,

Rnd 14: 2 sc, (incr, 8 sc) – repeat 3 times, incr, 6 sc = 40 sc,

Rnd 15: 4 sc, (incr, 9 sc) – repeat 3 times, incr, 5 sc = 44 sc,

Rnd 16: 6 sc, (incr, 10 sc) – repeat 3 times, incr, 4 sc = 48 sc,

Rnd 17 – 18: 48 sc,

Rnd 19: (incr, 23 sc) – repeat 2 times = 50 sc,

Rnds 20 – 31: 50 sc,

Rnd 32: (decr, 3 sc) – repeat 10 times = 40 sc,

Rnd 33: 2 sc, (decr, 3 sc) – repeat 7 times, decr, 1 sc = 32 sc,

Rnd 34: (decr, 2 sc) – repeat 8 times = 24 sc, sl. st. into the next sc, do not finish off.

LEGS

With dark brown

1st leg:

Rnd 1: ch. 1, 7 sc, fold the body and work 1 sc into the same sc as the beginning ch.1 = 8 sc,

The Animals Legs Image 1
The Animals Legs Image 2

Rnds 2 – 7: 8 sc, sl. st. into the next sc, fasten off leaving a long end for sewing.

2nd leg:

Skip next 4 sc of the body,

The Animals Second Leg

Rnd 1: ch. 1, 7 sc, fold the body and work 1 sc into the same sc as the beginning ch.1 = 8 sc,

Rnds 2 – 7: 8 sc, sl. st. into the next sc, fasten off leaving a long end for sewing. Stuff the moose firmly (a pencil will help to stuff the legs), close the openings on the legs and the remaining 8 stitches of the body.

ARM (MAKE 2):

With dark brown:

Rnd 1: ch. 2, work 8 sc into the 2nd ch. from the hook = 8 sc,

Rnds 2 – 10: 8 sc, sl. st. into the next sc, fasten off leaving a long end for sewing. Stuff lightly.

MUZZLE:

With brown:

Rnd 1: ch. 5, sc into the 2nd ch. from the hook and the next 2 ch-s, 3 sc into the last ch., 2 sc, 2 sc into the 1st ch. = 10 sc,

Rnd 1: 1 incr, 1 decr, 7 incr = 17 sc,

Rnds 3 – 5: 17 sc, sl. st. into the next sc, fasten off leaving a long end for sewing.

  • Stuff lightly and attach between Rnds 11 and 16 of the body, curvy side up.

EYE PATCH (MAKE 2):

With brown:

Rnd 1: ch. 2, work 6 sc into the 2nd ch. from the hook = 6 sc, sl. st. into the next sc, fasten off leaving a long end for sewing.

  • Attach the eye patches above the muzzle.

EAR (MAKE 2):

With dark brown:

Rnd 1: ch. 2, work 4 sc into the 2nd ch. from the hook = 4 sc,

Rnd 2: (1 incr, 2 sc) – repeat 2 times = 6 sc,

Rnd 3: (1 incr, 3 sc) – repeat 2 times = 8 sc,

Rnd 4: (incr, 1 sc) – repeat 4 times = 12 sc,

Rnds 5 – 6: 12 sc,

Rnd 7: (decr, 3 sc) – repeat 2 times = 8 sc, 1 st. into the next sc, fasten off leaving a long end for sewing.

ANTLERS

With beige:

Detail 1 (make 2):

Rnd 1: ch. 2, work 5 sc into the 2nd ch. from the hook = 5 sc,

Rnds 2 – 5: 5 sc,

Rnds 6 – 7: 2 sl. st., 3 sc = 5 sts,

Rnds 8 – 15: 5 sc, sl. st. into the next sc, fasten off leaving a long end for sewing.

Detail 2 (make 2):

Rnd 1: ch. 2, work 4 sc into the 2nd ch. from the hook = 4 sc,

Rnds 2 – 4: 4 sc, sl. st. into the next sc, fasten off leaving a long end for sewing.

Detail 3 (make 2):

Rnd 1: ch. 2, work 4 sc into the 2nd ch. from the hook = 4 sc,

Rnds 2 – 3: 4 sc, sl. st. into the next sc, fasten off leaving a long end for sewing.

  • Detail 2 is attached 2 rows away from the bend of Detail 1, Detail 3 is attached 2 rows away from Detail 2 (see the picture).

BOW TIE

With red

Detail 1:

Rnd 1: ch. 8, sc into the 2nd ch. from the hook and the next 5 ch-s, 3 sc into the last ch., 5 sc, 2 sc into the 1st ch. = 16 sc,

Rnd 2: incr, 1 sc, 3 sl. sts, 1 sc, 3 incr, 1 sc, 3 sl. sts, 1 sc, 2 incr = 22 sc, sl. st. into the next sc, fasten off, weave in the ends.

Detail 2 (knot):

Rnd 1: ch. 2, work 6 sc into the 2nd ch. from the hook = 6 sc, sl. st. into the next sc, fasten off leaving a long end for sewing.

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JOINING:

  • Attach the antlers between Rnds 2 and 4 of the head.
  • Attach the ears between Rnds 4 and 7 of the head, behind the antlers.
  • Attach the arms between Rnds 15 and 16 of the body.
  • Stitch the moose with vertical stitches in brown (do not stitch the ears and antlers). One stitch should be 1 or 2 sc tall.
  • Embroider the nose with small vertical stitches,
  • Embroider the eyes with the French Knots ,
  • Sew the knot of the tie to the main detail and sew the tie to Rnd 19 of the body.

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  1. Hi Laurie, Anastasiya did a beautiful job – I love them too! I can’t wait to see which one you make first 🙂

  2. Thanks so much for sharing your little woodland friends. They are adorable 🙂